Behind the Mysteries of Coral Castle

About the film

"Song of the lost love cut into stones ". A journey in time and inner space, the image of an eccentric genius and the spellbinding landscapes of the far south USA in this documentary film about the creator of the Coral Castle, Edward Leedskalnin, who was born in Russian imperial Latvia, crossed the North American continent and created a monument capturing the eye and imagination for 70 years since. It is said that his story moved even the hardened rocker Billy Idol, who, after a visit of the Coral Castle in 1986, was inspired to write his famous song "Sweet Sixteen". Directed by Vladislav Shchepin, produced by Laima Freimane. In English, color, stereo, runtime 56 mins.