A sixteen-year-old Arturs enlists to fight in World War I with dreams of becoming a hero, but after surviving the brutalities of trench warfare and the loss of his family, he wonders if his efforts in battle were futile and if hope is only to be found in rebuilding a family and a home as Latvia itself is born from the atrocities of war. Movie in Latvian, Russian and German with subtitles in Latvian and English. Separate screenings with Latvian subtitles adapted for people with hearing impairment.
Young people involved in extreme sports and the current state of street culture are no longer considered to be hooligans. The modern society sees them as athletes striving for success. By disobeing some standards of modern day society, they enrich their personalities, not degrage themselves as some may think. With a true belief in what they do and respect towards the world surrounding them, these youngsters have reached their goals and refined their lives right here in the streets we walk each day. The inteligent hooligans are those who seek to create, not destroy.
Film '6th player' will recall the path of the Latvian National basketball team in the EuroBasket2015 tournament, giving a chance to take an inside look in the daily practice routine and the locker room. The film will offer the opportunity to view basketball through the eyes of Latvian and neighboring country fans. A large role in the film has been given to the National team's '6th player' – the fans.