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Siberian Vacation (2011)

Original title: Puhkus Siberis

Documentary Duration 29:33

Siberian Vacation

When spending her holiday in her parents' home village Verkhniy Suetuk in Siberia, young Estonian Anne recognizes something that she could not expect – her roots. What should she do when her heart belongs here but her life is in Estonia?

Director: Liivo Niglas

Keywords: Estonian village in Siberia | remembering one's ancestors | Midsummer's Day | fishing | fishing on a river | ramson | meeting one's relatives | village brass orchestra | leaving | childhood memories | View all »

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Main Data

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Production Firm(s) F-Seitse
Film Category Documentary, Observation
Text / Dialogue Estonian, Russian
Subtitles English, Estonian
Duration 29:33


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Producer Kaie-Ene Rääk | Liivo Niglas
Director Liivo Niglas
Screenwriter Liivo Niglas
Cinematographer Liivo Niglas
Editor Marju Juhkum | Liivo Niglas

First releases

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  • in cinema: 14.11.2011, Cinema Artis, Tallinn, Estonia
  • on television: 21.12.2011, ETV, Estonia

Festivals, awards, nominations

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  • Participation, EstDocs - Estonian Documentary Film Festival (Toronto, Canada), 2012
  • Participation, Blue Sea Film Festival (Rauma, Finland), 2012

Partners and Sponsors

  • Kultuuriministeerium
  • EFI
  • Eesti Kultuurkapital
  • ERR
  • Rahvusarhiiv
  • BFM
  • Kinoliit
  • Eesti Filmiajakirjanike ühing
  • Tallinnfilm