Castratus, the Boar

Valter is a loner with a secret. Due to that he cannot really fit in with the community, and so he at least keeps pigs and sings in the church choir. What happens when attempts to approach Aija, one of the local girls? This will not be a traditional romance, that is for sure. 

  • Latvia
  • 2014, 23 min
  • Director: Raitis Ābele, Lauris Ābele
  • Director of photography: Gatis Grinbergs
  • Editor: Raitis Ābele
  • Screenplay: Raitis Ābele, Lauris Ābele
  • Music: Sola
  • Cast: Kaspars Karklins, Anete Saulite
  • Contacts: Botnia Film
  • Art Director: Jānis Bijubens
  • Producer: Dace Siatkovska, Thom Palmen
  • Production: Tritone Studio

22.1. 17:00 Praha | Světozor - Grand Hall
24.1. 18:30 Praha | Světozor - Small Hall

Raitis Ābele, Lauris Ābele

Raitis Ābele, Lauris Ābele

Raitis Abele studied psychology and Kastrāts Kuilis is his first short film, which got a Special Mention Award at the last Prague Short Films Festival. His brother Luris studied directing in Vilnius.