Lina Plioplyte
filmmaking

About

Lina Plioplyte {linna plyo-pleet-eh} is an Emmy award winning Lithuanian-born, Brooklyn-based director and cinematographer.

 Her passion for moving images started while studying journalism in Lithuania and later at the University of Colorado Boulder. After moving to New York in 2007, Lina began making videos for NYLON magazine where she incorporated her love for big personalities & bright colors, shooting such fashion icons as Karl Lagerfeld, rock star royalty Courtney Love and Hollywood darlings like Emma Stone. For the past 7 years, Lina has been working as a freelance director & camera woman, making numerous documentaries,​ advertising, travel content, ​music videos and short films that have been shown on MTV, PB​S​, ​VICELAND, ​Pitchfork​, A&E ​and various film festivals, including Hot Docs, MIFF and IDFA. Lina's feature-length directorial debut is ADVANCED STYLE, streaming on iTunes, Netflix and Youtube. The documentary, which profiles the life and style of older women with extravagant fashion sense, played in theater​s and festivals around the world, and was reviewed by the Hollywood Reporter, the New York Times and the Guardian among others.  Lina loves individuals who live un-apologetically and are making a dent into making the world a better place. Her goal as a director is to provoke change by telling compelling stories with beauty, humor and raw honesty.

Clients include

Gucci -- Barneys – Vice Media – Coach – Creative Time – Garance Dore – Jared Leto and 30 Seconds to Mars – Jawbone – Moncler – Billboard -- Nowness –  The Wall Street Journal – TJ Maxx – Tod's – Urban Outfitters

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