Documentary Symposium Artdocfest/Riga (video)

On May 3, 2021 the first documentary film symposium Artdocfest/ Riga was concluded with a tet-a-tet conversation between the renowned film director Viktor Kossakovsky and editor-in-chief of the journal “Rigas Laiks” Uldis Tirons.

The “pandemic issue” of the Symposium took place May 1-3 and gathered documentary filmmakers and film theoreticians to meet both in person as well as online to discuss problems, trends and actualities of documentary cinema. We invite you to watch 3 symposium sessions:

May 3 - philosopher Uldis Tirons in conversation with Victor Kossakovsky.

May 2 - "The nice afternoon snap of documentary filmmakers” Agris Redovičs report and discussion of Latvian filmmakers

May 1 - “The Mission of the Documentary Filmmaker in the World Without Barricades or What Would Juris Podnieks Film Today?” – discussion of Baltic filmmakers