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Pauls Kesteris

Profession: DirectorDirector
Country: Latvia

Pauls Kesteris was born in the late 1980’s and raised in a bohemian family of young actors. He spent his early 20’s playing drums in a punk rock band and flunking out of philosophy and sociology studies until he found film as his dearest and most complete form of expression. His latest documentary film Crossing (2021) received the National Film Award in Latvia, and his advertising work has been nominated and awarded in various local and international festivals.

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The Bomber

The far-right organization 'Thundercross' fails to blow up the Victory Monument dedicated to the Soviet Army in Riga, Latvia. A premature explosion accidentally kills two of its members, but their ...
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The Boy Who Saw In The Dark

Jacob, a 13 year-old boy, is being raised as the 'perfect son' for his blind parents. Along with numerous duties, he is their 'eyes' to the outside world in the small town of early 2000's Latvia. ...
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