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Parliament

Latvia, 2000 (MIFF 2002, Animation)

Director: Janis Cimermanis

Three brave Rescue Team men are ready to do their best to save an out of control situation that has arisen in Parliament. A typically hilarious Eastern European depiction of politics.

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