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    Latvia (12)

    D is for Division

    • Davis Simanis
    • 2017
    • 89 min

    Two worlds defined by a dividing line, two contradictory views of the past as well as the present. A film dealing with the tension existing on the borders between Europe and Russia. 

    Dixie Land

    • Roman Bondarchuk
    • 2016
    • 60 min

    Small Kids, Big Dreams. A story about children's orchestra from Ukranian province

    Double Aliens

    • Ugis Olte
    • 2015
    • 56 min
    • IDFA Competition for Mid-Length Documentary

    A breathtaking road movie about Samtskhe-Javakheti, an isolated region in the republic of Georgia, where Georgians and Armenians live together in suppressed hostility.  

    Liberation Day

    • Morten Traavik, Ugis Olte
    • 2016
    • 100 min
    • Music Documentary

    A documentary musical about the first ever rock concert in North Korea, performed by the perhaps least expected stars – ex-Yugoslavian art-rockers Laibach.

    The Master Plan

    • Juris Pakalninš
    • 2016
    • 52 min

    An investigative documentary about the new Russia whose expanding influence is based on old sentiment, past fears and misguided feeling of enemy encirclement.

    My Father the Banker

    • Ieva Ozolina
    • 2015
    • 68 min

    My Father the Banker is an emotional story about a man who loses himself in times of change in post soviet Latvia ... and the daughter who hopes to find him.

    One Ticket Please

    • Matiss Kaza
    • 2016
    • 65 min

    A 78-year-old Indian woman in New York is the world’s most passionate theatergoer. Nicki Cochrane been going to at least one play every day for more than 25 years, acquiring free tickets using a variety of ingenious means. Nicki prides herself with a staunch dedication to the art. But at what point does passion turn into addiction?  

    Operation Wedding

    • Anat Zalmanson Kuznetsov
    • 2016
    • 62 min

    Filmmaker tells the story of her parents, Russian dissidents sentenced to Gulag after plotting to hijack an empty plane to escape the USSR in 1970.

    Solving My Mother

    • Ieva Ozolina
    • 2017
    • 104 min
    • IDFA Competition for First Appearance

    A Latvian mother is charged with emotional blackmail by her adult son. Can anything be salvaged from this destructive mother-son relationship?

    Ukrainian Sheriffs

    • Roman Bondarchuk
    • 2015
    • 80 min
    • IDFA Competition for Feature-Length Documentary, Focus: Benjamin Barber: Jihad vs. McWorld 2015

    A tragicomic portrait of a two-man team of sheriffs in a remote Ukrainian village disturbed by everyday incidents and political developments.