Little Mora is sinking into an endless sea. What looks like a little island appears to be a floating piano – her transitory salvation. Discovering she can conjure up the wind by pressing piano keys, Mora starts a journey through a dormant world. Getting acquainted with its features and creatures, Mora looks for ways to bring it back to life.
Director, screenwriter, music composer
Jurga was born into a family of musicians. In 2005, she began her solo music career under the stage name Jurga. Her debut album, "Aukso Pieva" includes twelve songs, most of them written by Jurga herself. Shortly after this, Jurga received many Lithuanian awards and won the MTV European Music Award for the Best Baltic Act. In 2009, Jurga published a children’s book "Pasaka apie Slieka ir jo drauga Pašiaušta". She worked as composer on a number of films. In 2017 she won a Silver Crane award for the soundtrack of short animated film Running Lights (dir. Gediminas Šiaulys).
Mora Mora, animation, 10’ (2021) – director, screenwriter
Running Lights, dir. Gediminas Šiaulys, animation 11’ (2017) – composer
Master and Tatyana, dir. Giedre Žickyte, documentary 84’ (2015) – composer
– Ottawa International Animation Festival 2021 (Canada)
– CineKid Festival 2021 (The Netherlands)