Gambler | TIFF

Gambler

Losejas (Lithuania, Letonia)

Directed by:
Ignas Jonynas
Duration:
12h:00m
TIFF edition:
2016
Category:
Synopsis:

Paramedic Vincentas is the best employee at the emergency services station, but his life is affected by gambling. Whenever he lands in some difficult situation, he is forced to do something radical to return the money he had lost. An idea strikes Vincentas: to create an illegal game related to his profession...

Festivals:
San Sebastian 2013, Warsaw 2013, Vilnius 2013, Les Arcs 2014
 
Awards:
Special Jury Award - Warsaw 2013, Best Film, Best Director, Best Actor - Lithuanian Film Awards  2014
 
Trailer:
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