Screenings of Latvian Films in Cannes

Latvian Cash Rebates in Action

A case study of cash rebates from the National Film Centre of Latvia and Riga Film Fund with the participation of lead producers Marianne Slot and Carine Leblanc (Slot Machine, FR), Latvian producer Jānis Kalējs (Film Angels Studio, LV), and director of the National Film Centre of Latvia Dita Rietuma will be moderated by Variety's Senior International Correspondent Leo Barraclough on Tuesday, May 23 at 16:30, Cannes Village International Pantiero, Latvian Pavilion #221.  Read more

Two Latvian Coming Soon Projects to be presented at the GOES TO CANNES Market Screening

Documentary film projects To Be Continued and Baltic New Wave have been selected during the Vilnius IFF's industry event Meeting Point - Vilnius earlier this spring to be among the four film projects that will be screened in the prestigious Goes to Cannes program at the 70th Cannes International Film Festival. These films present the very strong documentary film school of the Baltic region, and are made by established directors - Kristīne Briede (Latvia) and  Audrius Stonys (Lithuania), as well as by the legendary Latvian filmmaker Ivars Seleckis. Both films have received support in the program Latvian Films for Latvian Centenary. Read more

Films shot in Latvia to compete at Cannes

The official programme for the Cannes Film Festival has just been announced, and it includes two films co-produced by and filmed in Latvia: Sergei Loznitsa’s A Gentle Creature in the official selection, and Slovak director György Kristóf’s full-length debut Out in the Un Certain Regard section. Both films were made with assistance from the team at Film Angels Productions and co-production funding. Read more

Latvian Films in Festivals and Markets

Media on Latvian Films



Riga Meetings