Synopsis:

In order not to lose their home, 17-year-old Raya and her little brother keep their grandmother’s death a secret. Raya tries every trick in the book to make it seem like she’s still alive, while at the same time fully indulging her feelings for her English teacher. But in spite of her best efforts, things are getting out of control. Raya hopes for help from her mother in far-off London.

Renars Vimba:

After having studied film directing and cinematography in Riga and Tallinn, young Latvian filmmaker Renars Vimba went on to direct short films such as A TOUCH, I LLIKE WHAT’S FOONA BE TOMORROW and THE BREAKWATER. MELLOW MUD is his debut films.

Cast

Elina Vaska, Edgars Samitis, Andzejs Lilientals, Zane Jancevska

Original Title

ES ESMU ŠEIT

Director

Renars Vimba

Director of Photography

Arnar Thor Thorisson

Editor

Yorgos Mavropsaridis

Production

Tasse Film

International Sales

Pluto Film