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Izlaiduma gads (2014)

A devoted teacher in a Latvian high school faces a stark choice between her personal happiness and the pressures of society.

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Andris Gauja
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Cast

Credited cast:
Inga Alsina Inga Alsina ... Zane (as Inga Alsina-Lasmane)
Marcis Klatenbergs Marcis Klatenbergs ... Max
Ieva Apine Ieva Apine ... Inta
Liena Smukste Liena Smukste
Marina Janaus Marina Janaus
Andrey Smolyakov
Edgars Silins Edgars Silins
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Laura Atelsone Laura Atelsone ... Grieta
Ivars Auzins Ivars Auzins ... Eriks
Inna Bolsakova Inna Bolsakova ... Andzela
Elza Feldmane Elza Feldmane ... Evita
Gatis Gaga Gatis Gaga
Alina Gudovska Alina Gudovska
Arturs Kalnacs Arturs Kalnacs
Aigars Ligers Aigars Ligers ... Olafs (kid)
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A devoted teacher in a Latvian high school faces a stark choice between her personal happiness and the pressures of society.

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Country:

Latvia | Russia

Language:

Latvian | Russian

Release Date:

10 October 2014 (Latvia) See more »

Also Known As:

The Lesson See more »

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Latvia See more »

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Budget:

€350,000 (estimated)
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It's not worth your time or money
19 October 2014 | by galaxymadaraSee all my reviews

Went with big expectations but was very disappointed. This movie had a huge advertising in my country, but everything important was shown on trailer, so there was no secret left. I've seen many Oscar award wining movies with a bit similar story line or style and I hoped this one was going to be as good or at least close as good as those, but it wasn't

In this film acting is so bad that you can not see any emotion in actors facial expressions or eyes while by the story line there should be some great soul struggles and life changing events. There are no motivation beyond any character's action.

Awful direction, screenplay and acting.


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