Laila Pakalniņa (Latvia)

Laila Pakalnina born 1962 in Liepaja, Latvia.1986 graduated from the Moscow University, Department of TV Journalism. 1991 graduated from the Moscow Film Institute (VGIK), Department of Film Direction. In 1996 she won the FIPRESCI prize in Cannes for the best short film with Pramis / The Ferry. She makes both short and feature length documentaries and fiction films.

Filmography

  • Vela
    1991
  • Doms
    1991
  • Anna Ziemassvetki
    1992
  • Baznica
    1993
  • Pasts
    1996
  • Pramis
    1996
  • Ozols
    1997
  • Kurpe
    1998
  • Tusya
    2000
  • Mostieties!
    2001
  • Papa Gena
    2002
  • Martins
    2002
  • Pitons
    2003
  • Visions of Europe
    2004
  • Buss
    2004
  • Leiputrija
    2004
  • Teodors
    2006
  • Udens
    2006
  • Kilnieks
    2006
  • Uguns
    2007
  • Par dzimteniti
    2008
  • Akmeni
    2008
  • Klusums
    2009
  • Pa Rubika Celu
    2010
  • Sniegs
    2012
  • Picas
    2012
  • Skurstenis / The Chimney
    2013
  • Isfilma par dzivi / Short Film about Life
    2014
  • A Dream of Snow
    2014
  • Hei, Rasma!
    2015
  • Ausma
    2015
  • Sapnis / Dream
    2016

Doc Alliance Members

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