Markuss must adapt to a new life living with his granny in the countryside. After Emīlija – a neighbor’s daughter – throws out some contemptuous remarks about the boy’s father, Markuss decides to teach her a cruel lesson. Latvia's Official 2022 Oscar submission.
- "Dace Pūce's debut feature is a small jewel of a film and a splendidly staged, intense emotional journey."
- "A subtle but provocative drama that is... one of the best pictures of 2021."
Awards & Recognition
Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival
Baltic Debuts Film Festival
Best Feature Film
Lübeck Nordic Film Days
Jeonju Int'l. Film Festival