Childocracy Series


Scriptwriter: Rasa Bugavičute-Pēce
Producer: Andris Gauja
Production company: RIVERBED
Country: Latvia
Type: Live-action

A couple, trying to be nice to their children, grant them equal rights to make decisions, but the children use their voting majority to reduce their parents to slavery.

Rasa Bugavičute-Pēce

Rasa Bugavičute-Pēce


Rasa is one of the most productive Latvian writers for both theatre and film. Since her studies in playwriting, she has written original plays, adaptations and librettos for the biggest Latvian theatres and also the National Opera. Her screenwriting credits include the blockbuster Latvian comedy Swingers (adapted in nine European countries), various TV series, as well as radio plays and concerts. She is the author of two acclaimed children’s books.
Andris Gauja

Andris Gauja


After graduating in screenwriting, Andris Gauja has produced, written and directed a number of documentaries, including the award-winning Family Instinct (2010, IDFA nomination, AFI Docs Grand Prix, etc.), as well as narrative films such as Nothing Can Stop Us Now (2019, nine nominations at the “Lielais Kristaps” Latvian National Film Awards) and The Lesson (2014, Montreal, Chicago, Moscow IFF, etc.). Andris runs his own production company, Riverbed, focusing on character-led stories.