New Films

Awesome Beetle’s Colors

Awesome Beetle’s Colors, dir. Indra Sproģe, 2’57”, Latvia, 2016 Educational animation film was awarded Annecy jury prize in the Commissioned Films category

Blueberry Spirits

Blueberry Spirits (Melleņu gari), dir. Astra Zoldnere, 12′, Latvia, 2016

Burning

Burning (Degošais), dir. Jānis Putniņš, 55′, Latvia, 2016

Chronicles of Melanie

Chronicles of Melanie (Melānijas hronika), dir. Viestur Kairish, 120′, Latvia, 2016 Since its national premiere on November 1, 2016 the film has gained wide recognition among audiences and with 74 000 admissions has become the 4th most attended film of the year in Latvia.

Close Relations

Close Relations (Radinieki), dir. Vitaly Mansky, 90′/120’, Latvia/Estonia/Ukraine/Germany, 2016

Converts

Converts (Konvertīti), dir. Kārlis Lesiņš, 35′, Latvia, 2016

Dawn

Dawn (Ausma), dir. Laila Pakalniņa, 96′, Latvia/Poland/Estonia, 2015 International premiere on November 18th, Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival.

Exiled

Exiled (Pelnu sanatorija), dir. Dāvis Sīmanis, 100′, Latvia/Lithuania, 2016

Garages

Garages (Garāžas), dir. Katrīna Neiburga, 37′, Latvia, 2016

How I Gave Up Smoking

How I Gave Up Smoking (Kā es atmetu smēķēšanu), dir. Jurģis Krāsons, 11’, Latvia, 2016

Hunting Day

Hunting Day (Medību diena), dir. Ivo Skanstiņš, 20′, Latvia, 2016

King’s Shift

King’s Shift (Karaļu maiņa), dir. Ignas Miškinis, 90′, Lithuania/Latvia, 2016

Liberation Day

Liberation Day (Atbrīvošanas diena), dir. Uģis Olte, Morten Traavik, 100’, Latvia/Norway, 2016 Latvian-Norwegian co-production, premiered at the International Documentary Film Festival Amsterdam (IDFA) in November, Latvian premiere set for spring 2017.

Master’s Secret Life

Master’s Secret Life (Meistara slepenā dzīve), dir. Jānis Cimmermanis, 35′, Latvia, 2016

Mellow Mud

Mellow Mud (Es esmu šeit), dir. Renārs Vimba, 106′, Latvia, 2016 Vimba’s directorial debut has won the Crystal Bear for best film in the Generation 14Plus sidebar of Berlinale.

Mikhail Tal. From a Far

Mikhail Tal. From a Far (Laiks, kura nav. Mihails Tāls), dir. Staņislavs Tokalovs, 59′16”, Latvia, 2016

Minotaur

Minotaur (Mīnotaurs), dir. Kārlis Vītols, 8’30”, Latvia, 2016

One Ticket Please

One Ticket Please (Vienu biļeti, lūdzu!), dir. Matīss Kaža, 65′, Latvia/USA, 2017

Piglet’s Journey

Piglet’s Journey (Ruksīša ceļojums), dir. Dace Rīdūze, 13′, Latvia, 2016

Pretenders

Pretenders (Lomu spēles), dir. Vallo Toomla, 90’, Latvia/Estonia/Lithuania, 2016

Quantum Code

Quantum Code (Kvanta kods), dir. Santa Skutele, 60′, Latvia, 2016

Seneca’s Day

Seneca’s Day (Senekas diena/Seneca päev), dir. Kristijonas Vildžiūnas, 105’, Latvia/Lithuania/Estonia, 2016

Seven Awkward Sex Scenes

Seven Awkward Sex Scenes (Septiņas neveikla seksa reizes), dir. Liene Linde, 26′, Latvia, 2016

Singing Hugo and His Incredible Adventures

(Dziedošais Hugo un viņa neticamie piedzīvojumi), dir. Reinis Kalnaellis, 8’30”, Latvia, 2017 To be premiered at the Generation KPlus section of the Berlinale.

Swingers

Swingers (Svingeri), dir. Andrejs Ēķis, 84′, Latvia, 2016

Tango

Tango, dir. Dace Pūce, 25′, Latvia, 2016

The Gardener

The Gardener (Dārznieks), dir. Madara Dišlere, 20′, Latvia, 2016

The Master Plan

The Master Plan (Ģenerālplāns), dir. Juris Pakalniņš, 52′, Latvia, 2016

Waiting for the New Year

Waiting for the New Year (Gaidot Jauno gadu), dir. Vladimir Leschiov, 8′, Latvia, 2016 International premiere at the Annecy Animated Film Festival, Official selection

Waterfall

Waterfall (Rumba), dir. Laila Pakalniņa, 20’, Latvia, 2016

We Knew

We Knew (Savējie sapratīs), dir. Igors Linga, 52′, Latvia, 2016