Most Popular Titles With Primary Country of Origin Latvia
1. Swingers (I) (2016)
85 min | Comedy
A light comedy about building relationships - with passion and funny misunderstandings. All characters of this movie are in desire for flirt - be it a swinger's party or sudden encounter of beautiful stranger on the balcony.
3. Melanijas hronika (2016)
120 min | Biography, Drama, History
In the early morning of June 14, 1941, under Stalin's orders, over 40 000 people from Latvia, Estonia and Lithuania were arrested, shoved into cattle cars and dispatched to permanent exile ... See full summary »
4. Homo Novus (2018)
Riga in the 30-ies. Wild bohemian lifestyle is the name of the game for every artist worth his salt. A young man from the countryside, poor but ambitious, arrives in the capital. His name ... See full summary »
7. Zirneklis (1992)
98 min | Drama, Horror
Nubile shut-in agrees to model for a strange artist as Virgin Mary. His sinister influence corrupts her repressed sexual urges causing her to have delusions and nightmares about a giant spider raping her. A priest tries to save her.
8. Es esmu seit (2016)
106 min | Drama
Loneliness, disillusionment and the experience of first love reveal the character of Raya, a 17-year-old living in rural Latvia with her grandmother and her little brother Robis. A ... See full summary »
9. The Soviet Story (2008)
Not Rated | 86 min | Documentary, History, War
The Soviet Story offers an alternative history of an Allied power, which helped the Nazis to fight Jews and which slaughtered its own people on an industrial scale.
10. Rigas sargi (2007)
118 min | Action, Drama, History
The film dramatizes November 11, 1919- a crucial date in the battle for Latvian independence. A year after the end of the official hostilities of WWI, a renegade German general and troops ... See full summary »
11. Baltu Ciltis (2018)
"The Baltic Tribes" is a story about the last pagans of Europe. Together with the main character, Danish spy Lars, you will experience the 13th century pagan life, taking part in religious ... See full summary »
12. Van Gogi (2018)
Drama | Completed
Mark Ginzburg is a talented artist who is always depressed. He's 52, but personal and professional success has escaped him. Many years ago, Mark moved from his native Riga to Tel Aviv to ... See full summary »
13. Midsummer Madness (2007)
Not Rated | 94 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
A comedy that follows a group of people immersed in Latvia's summer solstice celebration, the shortest night of the year.
14. Golfstrim pod aysbergom (2012)
125 min | Drama
Adam's first wife Lilith is mentioned in ancient Oriental legends, in Talmud and in the medieval books of Cabala. According to these sources, she was not created from Adam's rib like Eve ... See full summary »
16. Magic Kimono (2017)
102 min | Comedy, Drama, Mystery
Japanese woman Keiko (played by Kaori Momoi (Marshall's "Memoirs of a Geisha", Miike's "Sukiyaki Western Django")) has been living in a shelf for decades due to a family tragedy in Kobe and... See full summary »
17. Kriminalas ekselences fonds (2018)
126 min | Action, Comedy, Crime
Imants Veide is writing a script about con artists and their schemes. Together with his friend Harijs Kuharjonoks he's trying them out for real for greater authenticity, but gets too entangled in real criminal schemes.
18. Sapnu komanda 1935 (2012)
Not Rated | 120 min | Comedy, Drama, History
A story about the Latvian basketball team, which won the first-ever European Championships in 1935 and its enthusiastic head coach Valdemars Baumanis.
19. Pirmdzimtais (2017)
93 min | Thriller
A psychological thriller about a middle-aged intellectual who, in an attempt to restore his reputation in his wife's eyes, accidentally commits a murder. As time passes he begins to see a ... See full summary »
20. M.O.Zh. (2014)
TV-MA | 71 min | Horror, Mystery, Thriller
A young man is fired from his job at the sea port and begins to stalk his boss and his beautiful wife. After a blood chilling turn of events, he attempts to escape his past by moving into ... See full summary »
21. Exiled (2016)
100 min | Drama, History, War
In WW1 German doctor is sent to oversee insane asylum somewhere in Latvia. Here he finds wild boy and try to heal him. He is confronted by rough circumstances and brutal soldiers.
26. Paradize 89 (2018)
90 min | Family
Arriving at her cousins home in a late eighties Latvia rattled by political turmoil and faced with divorce in her own family, nine year old Paula learns that no matter what the future of ... See full summary »
27. Is the Tooth Fairy Real? (2012)
8 min | Short, Comedy, Family
It is said that at night the Tooth Fairy picks up children's teeth and leaves money in exchange. But no one has actually seen it, and this has remained only a myth. But is it really just a ... See full summary »
29. Modris (2014)
98 min | Drama
Modris (17) is no better or worse than his peers. He goes to school, has a girlfriend, some good friends. His gambling addiction makes his relationship with mother difficult. They live ... See full summary »
32. Amaya (2010)
110 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
One week in one of the most exotic and picturesque cities of the world. The day of changes comes when Amaya meets a charming Englishman, Paul and it dramatically changes Amaya's perception of her cultural and personal identity.
33. Kolka Cool (2011)
97 min | Comedy, Drama
A film that depicts the mentality of the inhabitants of a small village on the Baltic coast. Three guys are trying to fulfill their life's by drinking beer, killing time and picking up ... See full summary »
34. One Ticket Please (2017)
65 min | Documentary
A 78-year-old Indian woman in New York is the world's most passionate theatergoer. Nicki Cochrane has been going to at least one play every day for more than 25 years, acquiring free tickets using a variety of ingenious means.
35. Cilveki tur/Lyudi tam (2012)
90 min | Crime, Drama
Young poor man from suburb tries to change after he falls in love wih a girl from a welthy family, even though he could never have any chance wtih her...
38. Gimenes lietas (2010)
58 min | Documentary, Biography, Drama
'Family Instinct' is a film about incest - an illegal act, social taboo and a violation of religious norms. Zanda is a 28-year-old woman, worn out by hard work. Surrounded by poverty and ... See full summary »
Director: Andris Gauja
39. Bridges of Time (2018)
78 min | Documentary
Kristine Briede and Audrius Stonys's meditative documentary essay portrays the less-remembered generation of cinema poets of the Baltic New Wave. With finesse, they push beyond the barriers... See full summary »
42. Riga (Take 1) (2017)
140 min | Drama
Riga, Latvia. Four women: Elita, an impassioned actress, Elina, her daughter, Iveta, a tourist guide and Paulina, a teenage ballet dancer. All are in love and going through strong emotions.... See full summary »
46. Rudolfa mantojums (2010)
114 min | Comedy, Drama
A national film where joy crosses with sorrow and love enhances the wish to live. It is the dawn of the XX century -a promising time for Latvian people. The national self-esteem of the ... See full summary »
49. Just, go! (2017)
11 min | Short, Action, Adventure
Inspired by the incredible true story about a young man Just (24), who is in wheelchair and who sees how the girl he is in love is robbed, so he decides to go after thieves and regain the handbag of the girl he loves.