Sound and Picture Restoration of

THE UGLY DUCKLING

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Original title: Neglītais pīlēns 
English title: The Ugly Duckling
Directed by: Laima Žurgina
Cinematography by: Kalvis Zalcmanis
Sound direction by: Aivars Riekstiņš
Music composer: Mārtiņš Brauns
Year: 1985
Genre: Documentary
Studio: Rīgas kinostudija
Country: Latvian Soviet Socialist Republic / USSR (today – Republic of Latvia)

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Restoration description:

Restoration production company: Locomotive Classics
Restoration production years: 2021
Restoration premiere: 2021
Restoration team: Pēteris Sudakovs, Ernests Ansons, Kaspars Cirsis, Artūrs Zeps, Marika Šengelija, Elīna Reinholde, Roberts Vinovskis

Film material source: Latvian State Archive of Audiovisual Documents, Šmerļa Street 5, Riga, Latvia
Picture/Audio source material: Positive / Optical track
Scanning resolution: 4K

Restored master details:

Master resolution: 2K ACADEMY
Original frame rate: 24.000 fps
Picture color format: Colour
Film aspect ratio: 1.37:1
Sound format: Mono

Distribution details:

Original format length: 20 min 24fps
Audio languages: Latvian