This year the festival program there is reason to call it legendary, because it is to this category includes the identity of the guests of the festival and the theme of many films.

Among the first announced legends – Director Andrey Zvyagintsev, who will introduce the film, which won the jury prize at the Cannes film festival, and will meet the audience on 23 September after the premiere.

A long-standing Director of the Cannes film festival Thierry Fremaux, will open the "Baltic pearl" September 21, his famous kinotrilogii "brothers of Lumiere" and will talk about this unique project before the ceremony.

Actress, Director, writer Renata Litvinova for the first time will meet the audience in a new format: outside of theatre, outside play and outside the image of the role, and as a talented, insightful and friendly companion, eager to share with its viewers the thoughts and creative ideas. Also at the recital Renata Litvinova will represent the uncut version of his film "Joseph's Dreams", dedicated to Joseph Brodsky.

According to tradition, the festival events will be held in the halls of the House of Congress and of the cinema Splendid Palace.

With the film program and schedule can be found on the festival website www.balticpearl.lv.

Advance tickets for all festival events - all of the box office Biļešuserviss, but the festival centre in the cinema Splendid Palace will open only on August 22 at 11.00.