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86 Ratings

Before Flying Back to the Earth

Prieš parskrendant į Žemę

Directed by Arūnas Matelis
Germany, Lithuania, 2005


Arunas Matelis’ film is a gracefully expressive journey into the lives of children living with leukemia at a pediatric hospital in Vilnius, Lithuania.

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Before Flying Back to the Earth Directed by Arūnas Matelis

Awards & Festivals

Directors Guild of America

2007 | Winner: Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Documentary

European Film Awards

2005 | Nominee: European Documentary

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