Sea, fish, songs and life on the western coast of Latvia. A poetic portrait accompanied by songs of marine life, the roar of boat engines, the inside of a sardine factory… A glimpse of life near the sea, where the smell of fish and saltwater provide the background to everyday existence.
by Astra Zoldnere
Astra Zoldnere was born in 1983 in Latvia. She gained a degree in film directing from the Baltic Film and Media School. She has directed various short films, music videos and light installations. Her early works have been shown extensively both in Latvia and abroad, winning various prizes. Astra is currently working on her new documentary, ‘Blueberry Spirits’.