A story about Latvians who started to defend their homeland in 1915, then having believed to Lenin's promises to get land and freedom, stood on the side of the Revolution. Podnieks talks to them at the end of the 70ies, when he founds them disillusioned and lonely.
Constellation of Riflemen
Documentary, 1982, 35mm, B/W, mono, 52’
Script
Arnolds Plaudis
Juris Podnieks
Director
Juris Podnieks
Camera
Andris Slapins
Music
Raimonds Pauls

Text
Janis Peters
Sound
Aivars Riekstins
Editing
Maija Selecka
Producer
Gunars Sops
Production Company

Riga
Motion Picture
Studios

Premiere
1982

Photo by
Janis Krumins
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