The company Kino Pavasaris Distribution (Operated by the Joint Stock Company “Europos Kinas”) was founded in 2014. Its initial aim was to contribute to the diversity of art-house films in Lithuanian cinemas otherwise predominantly occupied with commercial cinema.
The company specializes in festival and auteur films from Europe, Asia, and Northern and Latin Americas. The line-up includes not only fiction features but also documentaries and animation. Kino Pavasaris Distribution works as a sidebar company of the Vilnius International Film Festival and focuses on festival distribution, theatrical distribution and alternative distribution practices, special events, open-air screenings, traveling cinema caravan, as well as VOD and TV distribution in Lithuania.