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In Prague, on the day of restoration of the Lithuanian statehood on 16 February, dr. Jonas Basanavičius, who lived in Prague in 1883-1884, was commemorated, and the Embassy of Lithuania invited its community to an evening with a knowledge quiz. Players from Brno, students of Lithuanian language from Masaryk University, have also virtually joined Prague teams using information technology.
We are presenting the newly a reconstructed Lithuanian embassy in Prague. After two years of reconstruction, the Embassy is back in a building that combines elements of interwar architecture, folk culture and modern design that represents Lithuania and is inviting to visitors. Celebrations, seminars, business meetings and cultural events are planned to be held in the renovated embassy representation spaces.
On November 14th, the Nordic Film Festival was opened by Lithuanian drama „Sasha was here“ (2018). On this occasion film‘s director Ernestas Jankauskas and one of the main actors Gabija Siurbytė visited Prague. After the film they were a part of a discussion with the large audience of the festival.
August 23rd this year marks the 30th anniversary of the Baltic Way, an event that declared and visualized the aspirations of Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania to return to the map of Europe as independent states. This manifesto united more than 2 million participants to stand for freedom in protest against the Soviet occupation. In 2009, UNESCO listed it in its Memory of the World Register.