About

  • happybirthday! (1)Currently the director and producer of a music documentary; the film is fully funded by Sveriges Television AB.
  • Broad experience within media, television, and communication.
  • Solid academic background—including double master and bachelor degrees—in journalism, direction, public relations, visual culture.
  • Manifested ability to multitask and to run a project from the concept stage to finalization.

 

PORTFOLIO

Director and Scriptwriter of the television broadcast Portraits of time (Lith. Laiko portretai):

Author, Director, Scriptwriter, Voice Over of the television broadcast Forward (Pirmyn) presenting portrayals of Lithuanian and international celebrities:

Director, Scriptwriter and Voice Over for the documentary film Saulute rateliu tekejo:

Director and Scriptwriter of the television broadcast Attitude (Lith. Poziuris):

 

EXPERIENCE

Founder, Zen DiVision, Malmö, Sweden. Zen DiVision is a film production company with focus on documentaries. An ongoing project is a 58 min music documentary, which is fully funded by Sveriges Television AB.

2014–2015 Social Media/PR Manager, Selestra AB, Stockholm, Sweden. Development and implementation of social media presence strategies; management of social media campaigns; creation of content in the form of text, pictures and videos.

2009–2011 TV Editor, Baltijos televizija, Vilnius, Lithuania. Wrote screenplays; interviewed and made TV reportages; managed shooting, montage and sound; made voice over. Telecasts: Beauty and Aesthetics (Grozis ir estetika), Help to Grow (Padekime augti).

2008–2010 Politician’s Assistant, Parliament of the Republic of Lithuania, Vilnius, Lithuania. Managed sampling of information, documentation (corrections of legal acts, preparation of explanatory texts and announcements) and websites; wrote articles, letters and speeches.

2007–2008 TV Editor, Penkiu kontinentu kominikaciju centras, Vilnius, Lithuania. Created reportages and telecasts for the internet channel Penki TV about community, business and politics. Telecasts: Only facts (Tik faktai), Forward (Pirmyn).

2006–2008 TV Editor, Lithuanian National Radio and Television, Vilnius, Lithuania. Authored television telecasts. The created telecasts are found in the Golden Archive (Auksinis fondas) of Lithuanian National Radio and Television. Telecasts: Vilnius European Capital of Culture 2009 (Vilnius Europos kultūros sostine 2009), The Sun Rose in a Wheel (Saulute rateliu tekejo), Portraits of time (Laiko portretai), Attitude (Poziuris).

2007 Editor, Naujoji komunikacija, Vilnius, Lithuania. Edited the Internet section of the magazine; wrote articles and made interviews.

EXPERIENCE AS FREELANCER

2012–2013 Journalist, Cosmopolitan, Vilnius, Lithuania. Authored articles.

2011 Producer, Entafarma, Vilnius, Lithuania. Acted as scriptwriter, director, voice over and producer of corporate video.

2009 Journalist, Lithuania Presents, Vilnius, Lithuania. Generated ideas; interviewed and wrote articles and advertisement.

2005–2006 Program Host, Radijas 9, Klaipeda, Lithuania. Edited the student radio show Gaudeamus.

2005–2006 Reporter, Klaipeda, Klaipeda, Lithuania. Made interviews and wrote articles.

OTHER

2016 Candidate for the Lithuanian Parlament (Seimas).

2013 French language and civilization course at the Sorbonne University , Paris, France.

2013 Obtained SFI bonus for completing a full Swedish language course (certificate) within four months, Malmö, Sweden.

2013 Yoga Alliance International, Yoga Teacher course in Hatha yoga (200h.), Anatomy, Pranayama, Meditation and Core Hatha Yoga Asanas. Rishikesh, India.

2012–Present Yoga teacher at SATS, Stockholm/Malmö.

2008  TV reporter at CeBIT (the world’s largest trade fair showcasing digital IT and telecommunications solutions), Hannover, Germany.

2007  TV reporter at the Wincor World, Paderborn, Germany.

EDUCATION

2012-2014  Masters of Visual Culture, Lund University.

2007-2009 Masters of Information and Communications, Vilnius University. Specialization in Public Relations

2004-2007  Bachelor of Information and Communications, Klaipeda University. Specialization in Journalism

2002-2006  Bachelor of Philology, Klaipeda University. Specialization in Lithuanian Philology and Direction

LANGUAGES

Lithuanian  Mother tongue

English  Fluency

Russian  Fluency

Swedish  Advanced

German  Basic competence

French  Basic competence

Latin  Basic competence