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Love remains, love returns (2012)

Original title: Armud jäänud, armud tulnud

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Documentary Duration 89:00

Vahur Linnuste (born in 1925, in Tallinn, Estonia), son of a military man, studied economy related issues already as a schoolboy. The documentary introduces his childhood memories when he was living in the borderstate between two different cultural spaces - Europe and Russia - and the collapse of the Republic of Estonia in the summer of 1940 when the small independent country of Estonia was united with the empire of Soviet Union. World War II breaks European cultural space into two zones - the capitalist West and the Soviet East. The film opens up a unique and not well-known story ...

Director: Tõnu Virve

Keywords: different interpretation of history | historical treatment | research room of archives | self-esteem | father-son relationship | patriotic ideals | narrating | river | cat | home | View all »

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Main Data

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Production Firm(s) Freyja Film
Film Category Documentary
Text / Dialogue Estonian
Subtitles English
Duration 89:00


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Producer Tõnu Virve
Director Tõnu Virve
Screenwriter Vahur Linnuste | Sirje Normet
Cinematographer Rasmus Puksmann
Composer Sven Grünberg
Sound Designer Harmo Kallaste
Editor Marju Juhkum | Rasmus Puksmann
Content Editor Tõnu Karro

First releases

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  • in cinema: 26.04.2012, kino Artis (Tallinn), Estonia
  • on television: 10.10.2012, ETV, Estonia
  • at other places: 13.03.2012, Tallinna Reaalkool, Estonia

Festivals, awards, nominations

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  • Participation, FIDEOFEST - Pärnu International Film and Video Festival (Estonia), 2012

Partners and Sponsors

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