Based on true events, a farm boy-turned-soldier experiences the horrors and brutality of WWI in Latvia's Official Oscar Submission for Best International Film... THE RIFLEMAN arrives on DVD and Digital October 26, 2021 from Omnibus Entertainment and Film Movement.
THE RIFLEMAN, from director Dzintars Dreibergs, pays stark witness to the horrors and brutality of the First World War, as seen through the eyes of an innocent 17-year-old farm-boy turned soldier. Though he is underage, and his dad, a former marksman, is overage for the army, they are both conscripted into one of Latvia’s first national battalions. The thrill of training is soon followed by reality, as shells burst around them in the endless mud. He grows up on the battlefield, fighting at the side of his father and brother, their lives are constantly in jeopardy...
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