Reminiscences of a Journey to Lithuania (1972)

Genres - Culture & Society  |   Sub-Genres - Biography, Social History, Sociology  |   Run Time - 83 min.  |   Countries - USA  |  
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This film, and its companion piece Going Home are documentaries in the form of home movies. It records the return visit of brothers Jonas and Adolfas Mekas to their homeland of Lithuania. They apparently left the country near the end of World War II, and suffered various hardships on their way to America. Until the time of this film (1972), they had never been back to Lithuania.

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brother, hardships, homeland, home-movies, journey, Lithuania, reminiscence, return