The animation film “The Unusual Rigans”, created for Riga’s 800th anniversary, has been transformed into an absorbing, colourful children’s book. This story of “unusual Rigans” deals with those strange residents of the city who inhabit its steeples and sail on the River Daugava. The rich and colourful illustrations are arranged like consecutive scenes in a film, creating an unusual kind of animation on paper.
The Unusual Rigan
Artist: Juris Petraškevičs
42 pp., paperback, ISBN 9984-729-00-1