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Pretty people (2008)

Original title: Ilusad inimesed

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Documentary Duration 59:00

In the spring of 2007, young women with intellectual disability start preparing for a beauty contest in Estonia. Beauty contest called "Miss Witty 2007" takes place in a recreational center in Tuksi, Lääne county, Estonia at the end of August 2007. The contest is tutored by Miss Estonia 2007, Viktoria Azovskaya, who teaches, mentors, encourages and consoles. Young participans are excited, happy and sincere. Young woman Pille Siplane from Saaremaa island is crowned as Miss Witty 2007 whose dream is to make a film herself one day. Winning the competitions helps Pille to fulfill her dream since she gets the ...

Director: Vahur Laiapea

Keywords: discussion | award ceremony | car ride | mother | mother-daughter relationship | preparations for the party | filmmakers | practising | home | home and family | View all »

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Main Data

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Production Firm(s) Ikoon
Film Category Documentary
Text / Dialogue Estonian, Russian
Subtitles Estonian
Duration 59:00


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Producer Vahur Laiapea
Director Vahur Laiapea
Screenwriter Vahur Laiapea
Cinematographer Vahur Laiapea | Urmas Sepp | Arvo Vilu | Tiina Savi
Composer Tõnu Kõrvits
Editor Urmas Sepp

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  • Premiere: 09.06.2008, Estonia

Partners and Sponsors

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