Film highlights closer ties with countries

  • 2013-09-23
  • From wire reports

VILNIUS - A short film that scooped first place in a competition has highlighted how much culture Latvia, Lithuania and Belarus share.

The film, titled ‘Coming Home,’ centers around a youngster after he enters a museum. After browsing through the cultural exhibits, the youngster is surprised as he connects with history in an unusual way.

The film was chosen as the winner of a competition as part of European Cooperation Day. The annual event kicked off on Sept. 21 and is aimed at closer cooperation between European countries.

Dozens of events have been taking place across the Baltics and the rest of Europe this month.