Astra Zoldnere is a Latvian film director, curator and publicist. In her line of work practical and theoretical aspects of film interact with each other. Astra holds an MA degree in film directing from Baltic Film and Media School. Her shorts „Treasures ofthe Sea” (2013) and „All My Dead” (2014) have been shown in many film festivals and have received prizes. Her latest documentary "Blueberry Spirits" was premiered at DOK:Leipzig, screened at Canadian Documentary Film Festival HOT DOCS and other film festivals and won several prizes.