Baltic Sea Docs 2015 Selects 25 Projects


RIGA: The 19th Baltic Sea Forum for Documentaries (BSD) taking place 2-6 September 2015 in Riga announced its final selection of 25 projects, representing 13 countries. They include six Latvian projects, four Estonian projects, three Lithuanian projects, and two projects from Poland.

BSD is organized by the National Film Centre of Latvia in collaboration with European Documentary Network. BSD is financially supported by Ministry of Culture of the Republic of Latvia, Creative Europe MEDIA Sub-Programme and the co-operation platform Baltic Films.
The projects will be presented to commissioning editors and sales agents. BSD events include a preparation workshop and project pitching session for the representatives of selected projects as well as an open workshop on documentaries in the new technology era, and screenings of documentary films to the general public. During the preparation workshop 2-4 September, film producers and directors will be guided by the international team of tutors.
More information about the participants of the BSF 2015 is available from Zanda Dudina (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.) or at www.mediadesklatvia.eu/baltic-sea-docs-2015/selected-projects-2015 


The Return (Belgium)
Directed by Piet Eekman
Produced by Frederik Nicolai, Off World

Paradise behind France (Estonia)
Directed by Aljona Suržikova
Produced by Riina Sildos, Amrion

Release Oleg Sentsov (Estonia/Ukraine/Russia)
Directed by Askold Kurov
Produced by Max Tuula, Maria Gavrilova, Olga Zhurzhenko, Marx Film / Ukrkino

14 Cases (Estonia/Latvia)
Directed by Marianna Kaat
Produced by Marianna Kaat, Uldis Cekulis, Baltic Film ProductionVFS Films

A House on the Barisovka (Finland)
Directed by Leena Kilpeläinen
Produced by Merja Ritola, Illume

The Pioneers Palace (Georgia/Lithuania)
Directed by Ana Tsimintia
Produced by Bernardas Andriushis, Esma Berikishvili, Match House Film / Anaben Films

Leningrad Symphony (Germany)
Directed by Tilman Remme
Produced by Reinhardt Beetz, Gebrueder Beetz Filmproduktion

Olga Go Home (Germany)
Directed by Olga Delane
Produced by Frank, Müller, Doppelplusultra

tragedy, ecstasy, destiny (Ireland/Estonia)
Directed by Raymond McCormack
Produced by Raymond McCormack, Riina Sildos, Gambit Pictures/Amrion

Demigods Rocking Puongyang (Latvia)
Directed by Uģis Olte
Produced by Uldis Cekulis, VFS Films

D is for Division (Latvia)
Directed by Dāvis Sīmanis
Produced by Guntis Trekteris, Ego Media

Knutification (Latvia)
Directed by Ivars Tontegode
Produced by Guna Stahovska, Mojo Raiser Productions / Pomegrande Productions

Mary’s Journey (Latvia)
Directed by Kristīne Želve
Produced by Elvia Ruka, Vivat!

People from Nowhere (Latvia)
Directed by Jaak Kilmi
Produced by Antra Gaile, Mistrus Media

People, Animals, and Things (Lithuania)
Directed by Aistė Žegulytė
Produced by Giedrė Burokaitė, Meno Avilys

El Padre Medico (Alexander the Grand) (Lithuania)
Directed by Vytautas Puidokas
Produced by Paulius Juočeris, Ironcat

I Would Like to Tell You Everything (Poland)
Directed by Gregory Zvika Portnoy
Produced by Maria Krauss, Plesnar & Kraus Films

Strip and War (Poland)
Directed by Andrei Kutsila
Produced by Miroslaw Dembinski, Film Studio Everest

Fatei and the Sea (Russia)
Directed by Alina Rudnitskaya
Produced by Andrey Sigle, Mila Kudryashova, Proline Film

Returnees (Russia)
Directed by Anna Moiseenko, Pavel Loparev
Produced by marina Razbezhkina, Marina Razbezhkina Studio

Shipping Pollution (Sweden)
Directed by Folke Ryden
Produced by Folke Ryden, FRP AB

Delta (Ukraine)
Directed by Oleksandr Techynskyi
Produced by Yulia Serdyukova, Honest Fish

A Voice in a Choir (Ukraine)
Directed by Igor Minaev
Produced by Svitlana Zinovyeva, Inspiration Films