You Are Not Allowed to Kiss

Language Lithuanian

Duration 9 min.

Topics LGBTQ + /

hate speech

After a series of unsuccessful appeals to the Lithuanian Courts, Pijus Beizaras and his boyfriend at the time Mangirdas Levickas launched a case against Lithuania at European Court of Human Rights because the Courts here refused to start an investigation after the couple received a wave of hatred under a photo on Facebook showing them kissing.

Together with Pius Beizar
Producer and sound designer Adomas Zubė
Broadcaster LRT Radijas
Animation Emilija Juzeliūnaitė

 

Featuring music excerpts from Labradford and Ryuichi Sakamoto.

An excerpt from the LRT radio show Radio Documentary episode Like Yesterday / Sense of Being dedicated to the 30 year anniversary of Restoration of Lithuania’s Independence.
Producers: Rūta Dambravaitė, Vita Ličytė, Vaida Pilibaitytė, Sigita Vegytė, Adomas Zubė.