Film Programme “Photography in Film”, Documentary Film “Cinévardaphoto” (France, 2004)


A triptych of short films: in the film Ydessa, The Bears and Etc, Varda presents a collection of photographs where each picture features a teddy bear. The film Ulysses is a deconstruction of one of his early photographs, In Salut les Cubains he attempts to capture the atmosphere of the Cuban Revolution in rigid pictures. The programme is organised by the Latvian Academy of Culture and the Riga Film Museum in co-operation with the French Institute in Latvia.

Thematic division: Road Map

Begins : 14.05.2014 21:00


  • Riga Film Museum

Form of event:

  • Festival
  • Event

Category of event:

  • Cinema
  • Photography

Audience of event:

  • Youth
  • Adults

Project description:

The Riga Photo Month is a new pan-Baltic photography festival held in the capital city of Latvia, which will take place for the first time in May 2014, becoming one of the European Capital of Culture events. The festival’s manifold programme consists of several exhibitions, artists’ presentations, discussions, portfolio shows and self-publishing events, as well as other activities.

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