Dear English speakers, you are always more than welcome to the art-house cinema KINO BIZE, located in Riga city centre, Elizabetes str. 37 (entrance from the yard). We will list here the films of the regular repertoire or special events screened in English or with English subtitles.
The cinema is also available for private screenings and we offer membership and gift cards.
Follows Stevie, a thirteen-year-old in 1990s-era Los Angeles who spends his summer navigating between his troubled home life and a group of new friends that he meets at a Motor Avenue skate shop. More
Louise and Kaspars meet on a trip to celebrate Midsummer's Eve. They're both running away from their lives; the trip turns into a shared journey through a relationship over the course of 3 years. More
With a mop of golden curls and pouty lips, Carlos Robledo Puch looks more like a teenage heartthrob than the cold-blooded serial killer. In 1970s Argentina, the young criminal caught the attention of an adoring public that was fascinated, repulsed or possibly titillated by the idea of a hot young man capable of such heinous crimes. In his short illegal career, the real-life Robledo Puch committed at least... More
BALTIC TRIBES / THE LAST PAGANS OF EUROPE
13th century. Danish spy Lars enters the tribal lands of the Balts, where he takes part in religious rites and cruel forays, gets high during the summer solstice, becomes the slave of Cours and fights the crusaders. The docudrama “The Baltic Tribes” by Abele brothers overthrows the myths of the Balts as just peaceful farmers, leading the spectator on a unique trip into the past.. More
FREE LUNCH SOCIETY: COME COME BASIC INCOME
Just a few years ago, an unconditional basic income was considered a pipe dream. Today, this utopia is more imaginable than ever before - intense discussions are taking place in all political and scientific camps. FREE LUNCH SOCIETY provides background information about this idea and searches for explanations, possibilities and experiences regarding its implementation. ... More
UNDER THE TREE
Atli is kicked out of the house and forced to move in with his parents. While he fights for custody of his four-year-old daughter, he is sucked into a conflict between his parents and their neighbors over an old and beautiful tree. What starts as a typical spat between suburban neighbors unexpectedly and violently reaches a boiling point. As trees are a common dispute reason between neighbours in Iceland, the film’s director was inspired by real-life incidents… More
15:30 - A Northern Soul (2018)
17:00 - Baltic Tribes (2018)
20:00 - Mid90s (2018)
22:00 - B-Movie: Lust & Sound in West-Berlin 1979-1989 (2015)
18:00 - Microhabitat (2018) introduction by Sun Jung Park
20:10 - After My Death (2017)
18:00 - A Tiger in Winter (2017)
20:00 - After My Death (2017)
18:00 - Microhabitat (2018)
20:00 - A Tiger in Winter (2017)
TERMS AND CONDITIONS
We ask all spectators to act with due care while on the cinema premises. It is forbidden to film or photograph during the screening, to disturb other customers and to use mobile phones. Please kindly turn to the personnel of the cinema and inform about persons violating the regulations.