My Favorite War

My Favorite War
Director
Ilze Burkovska Jacobsen
Country
Norway, Latvia
Year
2020
Genre
Animation
Scriptwriters
Ilze Burkovska Jacobsen
Production
Bivrost Film & TV, Ego Media

Storyline

This is the personal story of the director, Ilze, growing up in Cold-War Latvia, USSR. It´s a coming of age story, a personal escape route from the mighty authoritarian regime's brainwashing. An antiwar film, emphasizing the importance of an individual's freedom being a democratic society's fundamental right.

Festivals & Academy awards and others

Seville European Film Festival 2020
Extraordinary Stories. Special Screen