''Antigone" at the National Theater and "Lake of Hope" at the New Riga Theater were named the best productions of the year at the 2015 "Night of Players" Awards presentation, with Baiba Broka and Dainis Grūbe taking home the top acting honors.
Director Andrejs Verhoustinskis has completed work on the documentary film "Īvāns", with script by Nora Ikstena. The film will have its premiere on November 9, it will be then screened in cinemas across Latvia.
Director Ināra Kolmane's documentary "Ruch and Norie" won four awards at the 27th "Lielais Kristaps" national film festival. The film is about the close friendship between the Japanese anthropology student Norie and Ručs, an 81-year-old lady from Latvia