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Gil S.

Vilnius, Lithuania

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$200 - $500 / Day

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About Gil

Freelance journalist working in Finland, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, and Russia. Focusing on international relations, cultural politics, social movements, and media policies in the region. Winner of Prix Philippe Chaffanjon 2017 multimedia award.

Top Services

  • Translator

    1 review
  • Reporter / Journalist

  • Fixer

Top Projects

  • The Great Big Story

    • Translator

    At Great Big Story, we've eaten a lot of weird, wild (wonderful) foods. But nothing beats the taste of home. We traveled to five countries around the world and asked grandmas and their grandkids to cook their favorite dish together.

    Produced for Great Big Story on Storyhunter

    October 2019

  • How a Chicago teacher sparked a 'memory war,' forcing Lithuania to confront its Nazi past

    • Reporter / Journalist

    As her mother lay dying, Silvia Foti made a promise. She vowed to continue her plans to write a book about her mother's father, Foti's grandfather, a Lithuanian hero known as "General Storm."

  • A Job for Elves

    • Reporter / Journalist

    In the Baltic states on Europe’s eastern edge, the corona pandemic has breathed new life into bots and propagandists of all creeds and colors. But it has also provided those fighting disinformation a new sense of purpose.

  • Covering up cross-border co-operation between Lithuania and Kaliningrad

    • Reporter / Journalist

    On the Eastern border of the European Union, a new stage of cross-border co-operation with Russia has begun. Yet, new joint initiatives are unravelling in a tense atmosphere.

  • Les âmes baltes: Arts, légendes et paysages

    • Fixer

    En 1918, à la fin de la Première Guerre mondiale, les Empires russes et allemands sont démantelés. Les trois petits territoires des rives de la Baltique, qui vont devenir la Lituanie, la Lettonie et l'Estonie, s'émancipent de la domination de leurs écrasants voisins : après des siècles d'occupation et d'asservissement, ils obtiennent, enfin, leur indépendance.

All Services


  • Creative Director
  • Fixer
  • Podcast Producer
  • Translator

Production Support

  • Field Producer
  • Line Producer / On-Location
  • TV News Producer
  • Production Assistant
  • News Shooter / Video Journalist
  • Reporter / Journalist

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