The Last Pagans / Baltic Tribes

Popular scientific / drama documentary, 90'

https://www.imdb.com/title/tt7222606/

It is a story-driven documentary where the main protagonist- a merchant from Denmark - makes a journey across the various territories inhabited by so called last pagans of Europe – the Baltic tribes. The story takes place in the time when Christianity has reached also the furthest points of Europe, a time of the Northern crusade of the Eastern Baltic Sea area. 

Nominated for National film award "Lielais Kristaps" "Best cinematography in a documentary film". Riga, Latvia. 12.11.2018

Trobuled Minds

Proof of Concept / feature film project

Relationship between two brothers escalates when the brothers decide to “do something significant” with their lives. The bohemian lifestyle and artistic provocativeness of the main characters is suddenly confronted, taking them into events, which lead to one of the brothers losing his freedom, and the other – his mind.

Pārgājiens'44 / The Hike'44

Short documentary, 26'

https://eng.lsm.lv/article/features/video/video-being-young-in-latvia-during-world-war-ii.a347489/?fbclid=IwAR2BzsSTRcRehrkMy_YwYxfnQZ3M4Qf3JzuUPyOEXiQnn6AovFjTMMm56oc

Melita, at 89, re-travels the path of her WW2 refugees in 1944, when she was just 14. Her family had to leave their home and look for shelter, meet strangers and sleep overnight under a spruce tree to finally find shelter and warm hearts. A journey through memories and present-day Latvia until a series of events takes Melita to what she has been trying to accomplish for 74 years. 

Melnsila stāsts / The Blackwood story

Short, 30'

Deep in the forests of Courland two loggers encounter a stone circle, an ill omen also known as a ‘Devil’s boat.’ Neither is prepared for what is about to follow.

Kurši / The Curonians

Short documentary, 26'

One of the ancient Baltic tribes that later formed the Latvian and Lithuanian nations. What historic evidence has this enigmatic tribe left us about themselves and what do we know about them?

Best Short documentary, National film award

"Lielais Kristaps". Riga, Latvia. 25.10.2015