How can you ski in a country without mountains? Well, ski-crazed Latvians have found the solution: they jump off roofs or have themselves pulled by mopeds. Sniegs is a portrait of winter athletes giving vent to their passion – in defiance of natural hindrances and against all logic.
Film programme A Better Life
Laila Pakalniņa, born 1962, studied TV journalism and film direction in Moscow. She has made several documentaries and two feature-length films.
Films by Laila Pakalniņa (Selection)
Picas 2012 | Kilnieks 2006 | Buss 2004 | Martins 2002 | Tusya 2000 | Ozols 1997 | Vela 1991