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Golden Horse, The

Original title: Golden Horse, The
German title: Golden Horse, The
Latvia, 2014

Director: Kalnaellis, Reinis
Production company: Rija Films
Co-producers: Paul Thiltges (LUX), Vilanimo (LT), Copenhagen Bombay (DK)
Age recommendation: 6 years and up
Length: 75 min.
Film genre: Animation

Despite the ridicule of his cruel older brothers, Antis, the youngest son in his family embarks on a mission to save a beautiful Princess from the glass mountain where she has been imprisoned by the Black Mother, an evil witch who feeds on the sadness of others. On his journey, Antis meets the helpful White Father, the sworn enemy of Black Mother. However, Antis soon realises there are many more obstacles standing in his way. Will Antis’ be able to save the Princess’s through persistence and bravery and conquer the Black Mother?

Marketing strategies:
A classic Baltic fairy-tale, based on a play by poet and politician Rainis that was part of the spiritual inspiration that led to Latvia’s independence in 1918.

Buster Copenhagen 2015, Golden Elephant Hyderabad 2015

Website: www.thegoldenhorsemovie.com

World sales address/es:
Rija Films (LV)