Film studio Mistrus Media was established in 2000 and has since become one of the leading film production companies in Latvia. Mistrus Media is a producer of documentaries, TV projects, feature fiction films as well as provider of filming and location services. Mistrus Media brings together authors and national and international film professionals of different creative profile. Productions of Mistrus Media have received several national and international festival awards and they have been broadcast on various TV stations worldwide. Documentary My Father the Banker (dir. Ieva Ozolina, 2015) became the most watched documentary in Latvia of the year. In 2016 Mistrus Media released historical feature drama The Chronicles of Melanie (dir. Viestur Kairish), that has received the highest cinema admissions of 2016 in Latvia. The film premiered in November, 2016 at the Black Nights Film Festival in Tallinn Competition and received the award for the Best Cinematography.