"Homeland", documentary

The film is an emotional story about fateful historical events in the 20th century, which took place in three Baltic countries- Latvia, Lithuania and Estonia. The story is also about their efforts to gain independence. Narration of protagonists interlace with the Song Festival in the year 1990. It was the first independent Song Festival after 50 years of Soviet regime.

 

The film has been created in corporation with Channel 4 (UK) and NHK (Japan).

 

Director Juris Podnieks

Cameramen Andris Slapiņš, Gvido Zvaigzne, Juris Podnieks, Uldis Millers, Kalvis Zalcmanis, Dainis Kļava

Music by Mārtiņš Brauns

Editor Antra Cilinska

Executive producer Roger James