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SURPRISES AND INTERNATIONALLY RECOGNISED FILMS IN THE RUNNING Out of the 1300 submitted films, 61 have been selected for the competition. However, on the whole, 100 films will be presented as part of the focus programmes and festival showings. Discussion // MAN IN CINEMA: HERO, LOVER OR FOOL? 2ANNAS Festival invities to a discussion about the representation of men in cinema and their social roles. The discussion will be held at Kaņepes Kultūras centrs (KKC) on 26 August at 19.00. WATERPIECES 2ANNAS film festival is visiting WATERPIECES video art festival! LATVIAN MAN AT LABA DABA FESTIVAL On 1 August short and medium-length films by Latvian directors from the 2ANNAS film festival programme will be shown at the international music festival LABA DABA. Experimental short film programme CINEMA COMMUNE On 30 July at 18:00 the entertainment and recreation place Klondaika offers an experimental short film programme for film enthusiasts. POSITIVUS 2015 2ANNAS is screening short films at POSITIVUS! Uncomfortable shorts for conversations Riga International Film festival 2ANNAS is taking participation in the Conversation Festival LAMPA, exploring issues, that are uncomfortable to discuss. Volunteer at the 2ANNAS festival Become a volunteer and enjoy the perks - passes to see the entire festival programme, invitations to all the 2ANNAS parties and more! Impossible reality 2ANNAS invites you to learn about the aspects of documentaries at the house of fairy tales Undīne. ALMOST 1300 FILMS SUBMITTED TO 2ANNAS FESTIVAL, SELECTION BEGINS The films entered for consideration include the works of directors already renowned in Latvia, European Film Award nominees, laureates of the Berlinale and other international film festivals. Discussion // The End of men 2ANNAS is talking about MEN! Baltic Pitching Forum 2015 For the third year Baltic directors have the opportunity to polish their marketing skills and win a chance to present their short film projects to possible sponsors at two of the biggest pithing forums in Europe! Renewable Futures Network for art, science and cultural innovation RIXC invites media artists to submit their work to the Renewable Futures festival. PROJECTOR 2015 2ANNAS starts its tour around Latvia! Submit your film with FilmFestivalLife! Now you can use the FilmFestivalLife platform to submit your short or mid-length film to our festival and keep up with what's new in the film festival world! OPEN CALL!!! Riga International Film festival 2ANNAS has opened the submissions for this years' festival! European Script Meeting Submission Deadline Extended Submission deadline for European Script Meeting has been extended to 15th November Belgian Days in Riga Riga International Film festival 2ANNAS in collaboration wit the Royal Embassy of Belgium in Riga has prepared a special selection of Belgian shorts to screen during the Belgian Days in Riga on November 10, 2014! 2ANNAS 2014 The full programme of 2ANNAS 2014 is available on the website! Information about the ticket prices is available below. Festival is coming up! The full programme will be revealed until October 12, stay tuned! Please look under 2ANNAS2014 in the left corner of the website 2ANNAS 2014 TEASER Riga International Film festival 2ANNAS gives a little sense of what to expect from this year's festival! White Night 2ANNAS will take part in the contemporary culture forum White Night with two of our favorite activities: screening short films and dancing! BPF submissions still open You have until September 5 to submit your idea to Baltic Pitching Forum! Films seen by Aspen readers On August 16 at 7 pm kim? and 2ANNAS invite to a conversation about Aspen, a different way of experiencing art and film that existed in 1960s and 1970s, in America. Shakespeare shorts at Doms courtyard 2ANNAS wraps up the outdoor screenings at the Riga Doms courtyard this Thursday with shorts based on the work of William Shakespeare! World shorts at Doms courtyard This Thursday we will screen the best short films from around the world! Latvian shorts at Doms courtyard We continue the outdoors screenings at the Doms church courtyard on Thursday, July 17 with a programme on Latvian shorts! Baltic Pitching Forum Open Call Baltic Pitching Forum 2014 is looking for participants! 2ANNAS on Positivus TV In preparation for Positivus music festival, 2ANNAS also participates in Positivus TV - the new pop-up television channel - with a specially selected program for five nights! PROJECTOR 2014 special screening in Jekabpils On July 10, 2014 2ANNAS will travel to Jekabpils to demonstrate the PROJECTOR 2014 film program in a special screening as part of the Jekabpils city festival. 2ANNAS is packing for POSITIVUS Like every year 2ANNAS festival has created a special film program, which will be demonstrated at the music and art festival POSITIVUS! Extended deadline for Baltic competition! The deadline for submissions of short films for Baltic competition has been extended till June 30! The Latvian tour is over! After nearly two months on the road, 2ANNAS have finished the Latvian tour. This spring, we traveled all around Latvia to screen a selection of 8 films from the previous festival competition programmes. The tour now has come to the end, and we would like to express our deep gratitude for everybody involved! Call for Entries soon closing! 2ANNAS would like to remind you that the call for entries is soon closing! 2ANNAS in Cineuropa ''Cineuropa'' just published an interview with 2ANNAS programme director Anna Veilande-Kustikova. In the interview, she explains the aims and goals of 2ANNAS, the future vision of the festival and also why this year we have a feature film competition. Latvian Tour PROJECTOR 2014 2ANNAS are getting on the road to travel around Latvia and show a specially selected programme of films from the last year's festival also elsewhere in Latvia! Short Dutch On Saturday, March 22 2ANNAS together with Riga Film Museum and the Embassy of the Netherlands in Latvia will organize a Dutch short film afternoon called ''SHORT DUTCH'' Riga International Film Festival 2ANNAS 2014 Mark the date: Riga International Film Festival 2ANNAS in 2014 will take place in October 17-26! Are you as excited as we are? 2ANNAS 2013 did much, but 2ANNAS 2014 will create wonders Riga International FILM Festival 2ANNAS