He Was Called Chaos Bērziņš

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    He Was Called Chaos Bērziņš

    Viņu sauca Haoss Bērziņš

    Directed by

    Latvia

    2019

    25 min

    • Latvian

    Drama, Sci-fi

    Harijs Bērziņš is kidnapped by aliens. The traumatic experience makes him feel like an outcast. He is understood only by the UFO expert Vilma who is obsessed with aliens. She uses Harijs as a bait to attract aliens but meanwhile a gray mother gives birth to a hybrid.

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    Cast
    Toms Treinis
    Ilze Ķuzule- Skrastiņa
    Screenplay
    Signe Birkova
    Cinematography
    Mārtiņš Jurevics
    Editing
    Signe Birkova
    Production
    LATVIAN ACADEMY OF CULTURE
    Signe Birkova

    Signe Birkova

    Latvia

    Signe Birkova is a filmmaker from Riga, who first studied Philosophy and Journalism. Since then, she has directed short fiction films, experimental films, documentaries, TV programmes as well as analogue film performances. She makes experimental films using 16mm and Super 8 film material, and different animation techniques. Her short fiction film, UPON RETURN I'LL BE A FLAMING ROSE, for which she also wrote the script, received a special FIPRESCI award in Latvia in 2014. Signe is a member of the Baltic Analog Lab artist collective and received her Master's degree from the National Film School of the Latvian Academy of Culture. Her latest short HE WAS CALLED CHAOS BĒRZIŅŠ was selected at Karlovy Vary IFF in 2019.