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In the Crosswind (2014)

Original title: Risttuules

Feature film | Epic, historical Duration 87:00

Festivals, awards, nominations

  • Prize, Kaljo Kiisk Stipend for Young Filmmakers (Estonia), 2012, To Martti Helde and the creative crews for the films: In the Crosswind, Burnt Mistakes
  • Award, PÖFF - Black Nights Film Festival (Tallinn, Estonia), 2014, International Competition Programme - Best Cinematographer: Erik Põllumaa; Tridens Film Competition of Feature Debuts from the Baltic Sea and Nordic Countries - Tridens Estonian Film Award; FICC Jury Award Don Quijote
  • Award, Warsaw International Film Festival (Poland), 2014, Ecumenical Jury Award
  • Award, Thessaloniki International Film Festival (Greece), 2014, Artistic Achievement Award
  • Award, International Filmfestival Mannheim-Heidelberg (Germany), 2014, Recommendation of Cinema Owners
  • Award, Annual Award of AV Division of Estonian Cultural Endowment (Estonia), 2014, Feature Film of the Year: Martti Helde, Erik Põllumaa, Janne Laine, Reet Brandt
  • Award, Virgin Maali - Estonian Association of Film Journalists' Annual Award (Estonia), 2015, The Film of the Year 2014
  • Award, Göteborg Film Festival (Sweden), 2015, The Public Choice Award: Best Feature Film
  • Prize, European First Film Festival (d’Angers, France), 2015, Jury Special Mention
  • Prize, BJIFF - Beijing International Film Festival (China), 2015, Forward Future Unit - Best Director Award
  • Participation, Toronto International Film Festival (Canada), 2014

Partners and Sponsors

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