Cinematography /

Vitalijus Kiselius


Date of birth:                         1979, September the 2nd.

Nationality:                            Lithuanian

Qualification:                         Bachelor Degree in TV and film cinematography.

                                                Bachelor of Cultural Studies in Media Arts, Film Art.


Education:                 1997 – 1998 studied at Vilnius Technology college, photography.

                                    1998 – 2002 studied at Lithuanian Music Academy , Theatre and Film  Faculty, Film and TV Department, Film and TV cinematography.

                                    2002 – 2006 studied at Turku University of Applied Sciences ()

                                    2003 studied at Gothenbourg University (), High School for Film and Photography.


Experience:                           2001 cameraman for two Lithuanian TV series.

                                                2001 second camera assistant for short feature film “Sunday As It Is” dir. Ignas Jonynas.

                                                2002 camera assistant for short feature film “Existence” dir. Giedrė Beinoriūtė.

                                                2003 camera assistant for short feature film “Dit änglar vägra gå” dir. Linda Sternö.

                                                2004 camera assistant and gaffer for full length feature film „Seven Invisible Men“ dir. Šarūnas Bartas.

                                               2004 lighting cameraman for full length feature film “You Am I” dir. Kristijonas Vildžiūnas. 


 Filmography:             2001 short feature film “Man - Fish” dir. Maria Sadowska and Ana Kaplinska.

                                     2002 short feature film “Solo” dir. Danielius Kokanauskis.

                                     2002 Deutsche Welle TV documentary “Lithuanian literature: Renata Šerelytė”.

                                     2003 short feature film “Unelmien nainen” dir. M. Myllylahti.

                                     2003 short feature film „Kom nu smulan så går vi!“ dir. K. Meiton.

 Produced, directed, shot, edited music videos both – on digital and film formats.

Awards:                     Best kamera award at Summer Video Studio Juodkrantė 2001, film „Man - Fish“.

 Languages:               English – fluent, Russian – fluent, Finnish – basic.