The documentary program for this year’s 60th Nordische Filmtage Lübeck (Oct. 30 – Nov. 4, 2018) promises to deliver an exciting cross-section of films on ways of life in the Nordic and Baltic countries, as well as vivid histories in Europe over the last 100 years.
The Snowball Rolled South
NAME OF FILM: THE SNOWBALL ROLLED SOUTH
DIRECTOR(S): Ieva Balsiūnaitė
GENRE: Documentary Film
SYNOPSIS: The Lithuanian capital Vilnius was once a thriving centre of Jewish life. But at the end of the 19th century, tens of thousands of Jews left – for South Africa.