and tough people live in this quiet corner of
the earth " Vilis Lacis says on coastal Latvians .
1939, a feature film was made after his romana "Fishermans Son" , depicting
life in fishing
villages, fishermen, their joys and troubles, harsh
and full of risk everyday life. One generation inherits
tools from the other, working methods and hope to
become wealthier and independent. Oscar is a fishermans son,
who is fighting for these ideals, with a
bright mind, strong will and faith in a better tomorrow.