Local movie-watching in Latvia tripled in 2018
In 2018, the popularity of locally-made films nearly tripled in the country, with the market share of Latvian movies reaching 22.07% of total, up from 7.84% in 2017, the National Film Centre reported February 4. In total, more than 550,000 tickets to local films were sold, out of the total of above 2,530,000.
Rīga's Moscow Suburb to become animated in new movie
A new animated adventure movie, based on a children's book, will dramatize a story of children trying to prevent changes in the face of Rīga's colorful Moscow suburb.
The project "Stories of Migration - Then and Now"
The project "Stories of Migration - Then and Now" going to be presented between April 25 and May 19 at Latvian National Library. Photoexhibition "Portraits of Migration - Sweden beyond the Headlines", project "In the Trails of the Boat refugees" and a movie "Nice People".
''Homo Novus'' movie set for September release
A first teaser trailer has been released for a forthcoming Latvian film based upon one of the country's most-loved works of literature.
The first centenary film to be premiered in August
The National Film Centre’s program “Latvian Films for Latvian Centenary” has announced the premiere of its first film.
Debut of the film The Grandfather who was More Dangerous than a Computer
Fist debut of the programme Latvian films for the Latvian Centenary - the film The Grandfather who was More Dangerous than a Computer (Vectēvs, kas bīstamāks par datoru).