Baltic Film Group
Robertas Urbonas was born in Klaipeda, 11th of May 1960. He graduated from the Lithuanian Academy of Music in 1985, having obtained a degree in Organizing cultural and educational events. He then worked in the Pedagogical institute in Vilnius, esthetics department.
In 1989 became a managing director of a commercial film distribution company "Gija", in 1990 started working in the Lithuanian Film Studio (LKS) as head of the animation department, became the managing director of LKS in 1992.
During the time of his management of the studio over 50 animations, many feature films and documentaries were produced there. Since 1993 international projects were brought in and successfully developed.
Robertas Urbonas is one of the most professional film producers working together with international film companies in Lithuania.
Film projects produced and co-produced by Robertas Urbonas:
"MERRY WIDOW" (or MY WIDOW'S HUSBAND) - feature film, company Tanarm Picrures, director Leonid Gorovitz, starring Kamaliya, Marchin Mroczek, Dmitrij Nagiev, Liubomiras Laucevicius, Aleksandr Semchev, Jevgenij Voskresenskij, Ukraine, UK, 2009
"ICE KISS" - feature film, company Filmhuset Produksjoner AS, director Knut Erik Jensen, starring Ellen Dorrit Petersen, Aleksander Bukharov,
Per Egil Aske, Evgeny Sidikhin, Norway, 2007
"SNAPPHANAR" – TV feature film, company Filmlance International AB, directors Bjorn Stein and Mans Marlind, starring Andre Sjoberg, Tuva Novotny, Anders Ekborg, Sweden, 2006.
"HOLY LIGHT" – documentary, company Baltijos filmu grupe, director Gytis Lukšas, Lithuania, 2006.
"STöRTEBEKER" – TV film, company Bavaria Film, director Miguel Alexandre, starring Ken Duken, Claire Keim, Germany, 2005.
"FOREST OF THE GODS" - feature film, company Baltijos filmu grupe, director Algimantas Puipa, starring Valentinas Masalskis, Steven Berkoff, Liubomiras Laucevicius, Lithuania, 2004 - 2005.
"SILENCE BECOMES YOU" - feature film, company IMS 3 LLP, director Stephanie Sinclaire, Great Britain, 2004 - 2005.
"UNCLE ADOLF" - TV film, Company Pictures, JK, director Nick Renton, Great Britain, 2004.
"RATS - 2" - TV film, company Rat Pack Filmproduktion GmbH, director Jorg Luhdorff, Germany, 2003.
"SOUL COLLECTOR" - TV series, company Collector Productions Inc., director Larry Sugar, Canada, 2003.
"WAVES" - TV film, company Ziegler Film GmbH & Co. KG, director Vivian Naefe, starring Marie Baumer, Germany, 2003.
"P.O.W." - 6 hour TV series, company Company Pictures, director John Strickland, Great Britain, 2003.
"COLETTE" - 4 hour TV series, company Studio International, director Nadine Trintignant, starring Marie Trintignant, Wladimir Jurdanov, France, 2003.
"EARTHQUAKE" - feature film, company Martien Holding AVV, director Tibor Takacs, starring Finta McKeown, Jacinta Mulcahy, USA, 2003.
"MATROESJKA’S" - feature film, company Independent Productions, Belgium, director Marc Punt, Guy Goosens, Belgium, 2003.
"INSATIABILITY" - feature film, company Sting Z.p.o.o., director Wiktor Grodecki, starring Cezary Pazura, Katarzyna Gniewkowska, Poland, 2003.
"FROZEN IN TIME" - documentary, company Terranova TV, director Gabriel Torres, USA, 2002 - 2003.
"BARBARIANS" - documentary, company Gardner Films, director Robert Gardner, USA, 2002.
"GUARD OF TIME" - TV film, company Harvest Entertainment, director Robert Crombie, starring Michael O’Hearn, USA, 2002.
"DR. JEKYLL AND MR. HYDE"- TV film, company WTTV and Clerkenwell Films, starring John Hannah, David Warner, Great Britain, 2002.
"SPECIAL FORCES" - TV film, company NU Image, director Isaac Florentine, starring Marshall Teague, Tim Abell, Daniela Deutscher, USA, 2002.
"OUT OF THE ASHES" - TV film, company Showtime Networks, director Joe Sargent, starring Cristine Lahti, Jonathan Cake, USA, 2002.
"WARRIOR ANGELS" - feature film, company Beyond Films, director Byron W. Thompson, starring Joanna Pacula, Arnold Vosloo, Rutger Hauer, Molly Culver, USA, 2001.
"ENDANGERED SPIECES" - feature film, company Beyond Films, director Kevin Tenney, starring Eric Roberts, Arnold Vosloo, John - Rhys Davies, USA, 2001.
"THE RED PHONE : MANHUNT" - feature film, company Eurofilm, director Joe Coppoletta, starring Maria Lennon, Bernhard Majcen, Germany, 2001.
"BENJAMIN FRANKLIN" - documentary, company Middlemarch Films Inc., USA, director Marion L. Meyer, Ellen Hovde, USA, 2001.
"THE HIT" - feature film, company IFM Film Association Inc., director Vincent Monton, starring Maxwell Caulfield, Joanna Pacula, Cristine Elise, USA, 2001.
"AMAZONS AND GLADIATORS" - feature film, company Beyond Films, director Zachary Weintraub, starring Patrick Bergin, Richard Norton, Jennifer Rubin, USA, 2000.
"THE RISK" - feature film, company World International Limited, director Jamie Bruce, starring Bruce Boxleitner, Catherine Oxenberg, USA, 2000.
"A MAN SHE MUST NOT LOVE" - feature film, company Studio Hamburg, Letterbox Filmproduktion, director Lars Montag, starring Muriel Baumeister, Christoph M. Ohrt, Germany, 2000.
"INVINCIBLE" - feature film, company TATFILM GmbH / Werner Herzog Filmproduktion, director Werner Herzog, starring Youko Ahola, Tim Roth, Anna Gourari, Germany, 2000.
"ATTILA" - a 4 hour TV series, company USA NETWORKS, directors - Gerard Butler and Dave Cass, starring Gerard Butler, Powers Boothe, Steven Berkoff, Simonne Jade Mackinnon, USA, 2000.
"ELZE’S LIFE" - feature film, company Lithuanian Film Studio, Lithuania, 1999.
"THE DEVIL’S ARITHMETIC" - feature film, company Showtime, director Donna Deitch, starring Kirsten Dunst, Britany Murphy, USA, 1998.
"A WOLF TEETH NECKLACE" - feature film, company Lithuanian Film Studio, Lithuania, 1997.
"THE NEW ADVENTURES OF ROBIN HOOD" - a 52 episode TV series, company Warner Bros., starring Matthew Porretta, John Bradley, Barbara Griffin, Martyn Ellis, Richard Ashton, USA, 1996 - 1999.
"THE CAUCASIAN NIGHT" - feature film, company Daniel Zuta Filmproduktion, director Gordian Maugg, starring Winfried Slatzeder, Werena Plangger, Germany, 1995.
"UNDERTOW" - feature film, company Showtime, director Eric red, starring Lou Diamond Philips, Mia Sara, Charles Dance, USA, 1995.
"PROSECUTOR" - TV film, company Regina Ziegler Filmproduktion, Germany, 1995.
"UNDER THE MILKY WAY" - feature film, company Oberg & Palmer Filmproduktion, director Matthias X. Oberg, starring Fabian Bush, Sophie Rois, Christiane Paul, Antonio Paradiso, Germany, 1995.
"GUINEVERE" - TV film, company Hearst / Lifetime, starring Sheryl Lee, Sean Patrick Flannery and Noah Wyle, USA Network Premiere, USA, 1994.
"THE BLACK ROOM" - feature film, company Happening Productions, France, 1993.