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Aino Talvi (1971)

Documentary Duration 30:10

Literary historian, literary and theatre critic Leenu (Helene) Siimisker is having a conversation with Aino Talvi, with the aim of opening up the secrets of the actress' creative work. They talk about different roles, the importance of the playscripts, the stage director and stage partners, criticism and human nature. Leo Kalmet, Talvi's teacher, stage director and biographer talks in the film. Excerpts of several Talvi's top characters and numerous photographs.

Director: Virve Aruoja

Keywords: applying stage make-up | interviewing | interview | stage partner | creative portrait | contemplations on life and work | actor | actor's dressing room | actor's jubilee | actor's life | View all »

Main Data

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Production Firm(s) Eesti Telefilm
Color bw
Film Category Documentary, Portrait
Text / Dialogue Estonian
Duration 30:10


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Director Virve Aruoja
Screenwriter Helene Siimisker
Cinematographer Kaljo Jõekalda
Sound Designer Raimond Schönberg
Editor Liidi Aas
Content Editor Tatjana Elmanovitš
Managing Director Johannes Tilk

Partners and Sponsors

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