Mellow Mud


The Main 1 Sun, Apr 16, 2017 9:45 PM
The Main 1 Thu, Apr 20, 2017 4:30 PM
The Main 1 Sat, Apr 22, 2017 1:50 PM
The Main 3 Thu, May 4, 2017 4:40 PM
Ticket Prices
General Public:$13.00
Youth (25 & Under/Box Office Only):$8.00
Film Info
Premiere Status:Minnesota Premiere
Programs:World Cinema
Best of Fest
Voice Category:Take Me Away
Release Year:2016
Runtime:105 min
Festivals & Awards:Crystal Bear for the Best Film - Berlinale
Best Director Award - Cyprus Film Days International Film Festival
Special Mention (New Voices/New Visions section) - Palm Springs International Film Festival
Website:Official Website
Print Source:Pluto Film
Director:Renars Vimba
Producer:Aija Berzina & Alise Gelze
Cinematographer:Arnar Thorisson
Screenwriter:Renars Vimba
Editor:Georgios Mavropsaridis
Composer:Eriks Ešenvalds
Principal Cast:Elina Vaska
Andžejs Janis Lilientals
Edgars Samitis
Zane Jancevska
Ruta Birgere
Rezija Kalnina
Filmography:Debut Feature


”Harsh circumstances force a resourceful and determined Latvian lass to mature beyond her years in this compelling, bittersweet coming-of-age story. The evocatively shot, realist tale benefits from a spare yet credible script and a knockout performance from big-screen debutante Elina Vaska who conveys her feelings of anger, abandonment, responsibility and first love with conviction and authenticity." - Alissa Simon, Variety

Director’s Biography

Renars Vimba: Renars Vimba studied film directing and cinematography at the Latvian Academy of Culture in Riga and the Baltic Film, Media, and Arts and Communication School in Tallinn, Estonia. His short films have screened at numerous film festivals across Europe. Mellow Mud marks his feature debut.