Tauras films is a film production company based in Lithuania. It’s primary goal is to produce high quality feature films for the wide audience, targeting local, CIS and worldwide markets.
Litl Baz Pictures is a film production company based in Lithuania. The main goal of the company is to produce low to medium budget films with the help of young film professionals, thus giving them a chance to learn and grow.
The companies were set up and is fronted by award winning film producer Zilvinas Naujokas.
Zilvinas Naujokas is the founder of ACME Film, one of the largest film distribution company’s in the Baltic States, operating in Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia. In 2008, after 10 years as head of ACME Film, Zilvinas Naujokas founded one of the leading film production companies in Lithuania – Tauras Films and soon after – Litl Baz Pictures.
Company’s first project, a period adventure: Fireheart. The Legend Of Tadas Blinda was released in Lithuanian cinemas on September 23 2011. This national blockbuster instantly became and stood up as highest grossing film of all times in the territory for almost three years.
The second film, a comedy Single Valentine was released theatrically in the 1st quarter of 2013 and became the 3rd highest grossing local film of all times in territory admissions.
The third movie How to steal a wife, based on the play by Miro Gavran, was released in cinemas at the end of 2013 and became the 4th local movie of all times in territory admissions.
Around the world on a flying windmill – first lithuanian CGI-live action film produced by Tauras Films which appeared in theaters across Lithuania on October 17, 2014.
In the meantime, apart from all the other projects, the company is working on the Lithuanian-American co-production: the film adaptation of New York Times best selling novel Between Shades Of Gray.