Kārlis Bergs


Amber / 2021 / 16min / USA & Latvia


Director: Kārlis Bergs

Producers: Jackii Chun & Melissa Chambers

Screenwriters: Kārlis Bergs & Lucy Kerr

Editors: Kārlis Bergs & Lucy Kerr

Assistant Director: Lucy Kerr

Camera: Kārlis Bergs

Re-Recording: Andrew Siedenburg

Sound Mix: Andrew Siedenburg



Amber - Melissa Chambers

Buck - Buck Biestek

Gail - Gail Wheeler



Amber, a hybrid documentary, follows Amber, a single mother in her 50’s, on a mysterious quest across New Mexico. Through dizzying highways into desolate wilderness, the film meditates on the stakes of the American Dream while a violent past lingers within the country’s postcolonial landscapes.


festival world premiere coming soon

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Karlis Bergs | 2021