Born in the Jungle
Edmunds Jansons (2023) 70′
Film title: Born in the Junlge (Laimes bērni)
Director: Edmunds Jansons
Art Design: Elīna Brasliņa
Animation Technique: Cut-Outs, 2D Computer Animation
Financial Support: National film Centre of Latvia
Chalky is a fragile-looking Latvian girl who lives in the Venezuelan jungle ‒ at the foot of the Devil’s Mountain. One day the girl’s stepfather disappears, and Chalky, overcoming her fear, embarks on a rescue mission, getting involved in unimaginable adventures that force her to grow up beyond her age.