Riga International Film Forum “Arsenals”

The 16th IFF “Arsenals” (2000)


dir. Lynne Ramsay (UK, 1999) took the Main Prize –
USD 10 000.

Ratcatcher”, dir. Lynne Ramsay (UK, 1999) was awarded also as the best feature film by FIPRESCI Jury.
Nominated for best Baltic film - Dangerous Summer (Baiga Vasara), dir. Aigars Grauba (Latvia, 2000).
FIPRESCI award for best Baltic feature went to “Courtyard”, dir. Valdas Navasaitis (Lithuania, France, 1999)
Prizes of Latvian film directors in the film forum “Arsenals” 2000
Best animation
Home Hole Horrors , director Nils Skapans
Best documentary “Egg Lady”, director Una Celma.
The special LNT money award USD 2,000 went to the documentary by Juris Poskuss