Date of birth: 1946

Talivaldis Margevics is a many-sided filmmaker. He is a film director, script writer, editor. He has been working in all the genres of film. He has shot documentaries, educational films, has been producing film magazines and has been successful with musical and feature films. Several periods of time he has been involved with film critics and theory and has participated in working out Latvian culture politics as assistant Prime minister of Republic of Latvia and advisor in culture issues.
Talivaldis Margevics
Tālivaldis Margēvičs
Film Director, Scriptwriter
Member of the Filmmakers Union of Latvia since 1981
mob. +371 9268074

Filmography:
2008
A Double-Portrait of the Coin
Documentary, Length: 110 min, Format: Digital Beta, Scriptwriter, GILDE film studio
2005
Stand up, Teacher !
Documentary, DV-Cam, Beta SP, 52’
In production
Arrividerci, Roma Documentary, 35 mm, 52’
2002
PRIMADONNA ON ROLLERSKATES
Colour documentary film, 44 min., 35 mm,
1999
1996
Dragon`s` Egg.
90 minutes long feature film. Psychological drama with trends of a thriller. Story about a tragic love romance that is deeply influenced by the difficult social situation in the independent Latvia.
1995
Three Steps Closer to Europe.
20 minutes long documentary
about the most important activities foreign activities of Latvia politics in 1994 and 1995.
1995
In Tandem
10 minutes long film about 30 years old blind man strives to live in the situation of economic crisis.
1994
Don`t Forget Karl.
40 minutes long slightly ironic story about the first Parliament elections after Latvia regained its independence and the first months of the new government.
1993
I will show you Latvia
52 minutes long musical video film with actors. It tells us about the most attractive sights in Latvia.
1992
Encyclopedia of Latvian culture and art figures.
4 films each 30 minutes long.
1992
Janis Pujats. Films about metropolitan of Latvia.
1992
Peteris Vasks. Composer of Latvian classical music, who at present is considered one of the ten most famous world composers.
1992
Janis Stradins. Portrait of remarkable encyclopedia compiler.
1992
Knuts Skujenieks Poet and former dissident who has been kept in concentration camp in Siberia in the sixties.
1991
Hat on the Pavement
33 minutes long documentary film about activities of simple people in the Central market of Riga.
1990
Cinderella
12 minutes long documentary film about an orphan girl who studies at Riga Ballet School and tries her luck in competition "Miss Latvia"
1990
Zolitude
90 minutes long documentary film about life in the new multi stored housing development
1989
Ilmars un Marina
30 minutes long documentary film about the famous Latvian artist Ilmars Blumbergs and his wife actress Marina Janauss.
1989
Latvia 1989.
52 minutes long documentary film after request of French television studio FR3.
1989
Tapers
feature film in 2 parts.
1988
The Crossroad Street
85 min, documentary film


see more




www.latfilma.lv - Home
Filmmakers
Organisations
Films
News!

Materials published in this web site are subjects to copyright. No copying or
publishing permitted without written authorisation from authors of this material.
Information provider:
LKS&GILDE. Information provider is responsible for the contents of published materials.
Design and sequence © Gilde film studio, 1998