Elvina Nevardauskaite and David Heinemann co-founded Broken Island Films as a vehicle for the creation of documentary and fiction films providing an alternative point of view on contemporary issues. Elvina graduated from the BA Film programme at Middlesex University, London, in 2014. David graduated from the MFA programme in Film at Columbia University in 2002. 

The company’s latest film, Unburied, staring Severija Janusauskaite, is currently playing at festivals, having had its Lithuanian premiere at the 2018 Vilnius International Film Festival.