Rock Film Festival in Cesis

Rock Film Festival!

Movies and rock concerts at Rock Film Festival in Cēsis August 26-28. Cēsis is the place to be this summer, beautiful city, castle, festivals, nice cozy cafes and restaurants. Cēsis is not far from capital Riga, around 2 hours by train or bus.

There will be shown 7 movies. “Heart of a Wolf” about Finnish bands Metsatöll and Finntroll, and there will be live concerts too. Famous “Labyrinth” with David Bowie, “Purple Rain” first Pince movie, controversial “the Hunger” goths cult movie with David Bowie and Susan Sarandon. “Kill All Redneck Pricks: KARP LIVES! 1990-1998” film about post hardcore band and their friendship in 90’s. “Before The Spring: After The Fall” film about underground heavy metal scene in Egypt and female metal band. “A trip, not a tour – Swiss hardcore in Morocco” – 2003 heavy metal band and fans were jailed in Morocco, Swiss hardcore band Vale Tudo is researching situation after 10 years and trying to play some concerts.

David Bowie- Magic Dance from Labyrinth.

Besides films there are happening concerts by local bands Židrūns and The Pink Elephant and more. There will be workshops, discussions, brunch and exhibition.

Talented band Židrūns will play at Rock Film Festival.

Tickets price from 15-18 Euros.

Seems that festival organizers care more about rock’n’roll (which belongs to festival about rock music) than home page but if you understand Latvian you can check the homepage