Born in 1991 in Vilnius, Lithuania, Vytautas Katkus graduated with a Bachelor's Degree in cinematography from the Lithuanian Academy of Music and Theatre. He works as cinematographer in movies as well in video art projects. He won best young cinematographer award by Lithuanian Association of Cinematographers in 2014 and 2015. Since 2016 he is a member of Lithuanian Association of Cinematographers. Kolektyviniai sodai (Community Gardens), his debut short film, was selected this year at the 58th Semaine de la Critique and is shown in the framework of the Short fiction films marathon (north).