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  • 19 Floors
    19 Floors

    2018 | Students film, Documentary | Director: Maris Kerge

    The film brings the viewer into contact with peole from different backgrounds and professions. It becomes apparent, that spacial hierarchies in the city do not correlate with its mental hierarchies.

  • A Bad Scene: Christmas Mystery
    A Bad Scene: Christmas Mystery

    Original title - Paha lugu: Jõulumüsteerium

    2018 | Feature film, Short | Director: Andres Maimik, Katrin Maimik

    “Christmas Mystery” by Andres Maimik and Katrin Maimik talks about student Jass, who makes extra money by playing Santa Claus. Behind one door, however, a lonely woman awaits him, who pulls him into weird role plays the polite youngster cannot say “no” to.

  • A Bad Scene: Mesmerized
    A Bad Scene: Mesmerized

    Original title: Paha lugu: Nõiutud

    2018 | Feature film, Short | Director: Maria Avdjuško

    Middle-aged Rainar discovers on a family outing that they have left behind their food. Wandering in the forest, he stumbles upon mysterious Liina, who slowly bewitches him.

  • A Demonstration Of Brilliance In Four Acts
    A Demonstration Of Brilliance In Four Acts

    Original title: Briljantsuse demonstratsioon neljas vaatuses

    2018 | Animation, Cartoon | Director: Morten Tšinakov, Lucija Mrzljak

    The people are waiting for someone special. And he arrives...

  • A Life Dreamed, A Dream Lived
    A Life Dreamed, A Dream Lived

    Original title in Estonian: "Prangli. Ilmsi ja ulmsi"

    2018 | Students film, Documentary | Director: Hõbe Ilus

    A poetic portrait about a small island.

  • A Short Story from the Big City of Sharjah
    A Short Story from the Big City of Sharjah

    2018 | Students film, Documentary | Director: Lotta Raunio

    Bangladeshi taxi driver lives in the UAE supporting his family while sacrificing his own life.

  • A Well-Kept Secret
    A Well-Kept Secret

    Original title in Estonian: "Soonlepa saladus"

    2018 | Students film, Documentary | Director: Mihkel Oksmann

    Mihkel Oksmann’s thesis film tells a a story about the relationships between the people of small village.

  • Above the speed of light
    Above the speed of light

    2018 | Students film, Short | Director: Vytautas Tinteris

    Nothing can travel above the speed of light. Only the beam light of this film happened here and on the other side of the universe.

  • Actually
    Actually

    Original title in Estonian: "Tegelikult"

    2018 | Students film, Short | Director: Mart Sander

    Three people, who meet at a wayside hotel one stormy night, seem to share both past and future.

  • Ahto. Chasing A Dream
    Ahto. Chasing A Dream

    Original title: Ahto. Unistuste jaht

    2018 | Documentary | Director: Jaanis Valk

    An adventurer who dreams big and wants to prove to the world that his dream is possible, finds himself in the middle of the war and in the turmoil of complex human relationships...

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