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Blackout (2009)

Students film | Science fiction Duration 4:30


It’s unlikely that something unusual could happen to you when you’re taking a taxi in the middle of a rainy night to buy some cigarettes – for example something that would change your monotone days. But reality can also be unreal and surrealism might be closer than you think especially when you’re dealing with love…

Director: Margus Paju

Keywords: inglitiibadega tütarlaps | smoking | rainfall | street at night | View all »

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Main Data

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Production Firm(s) Nafta Films, Balti Filmi- ja Meediakooli rahvusvaheline MA
Film Category Short, Students film
Genre Science fiction
Text / Dialogue Estonian
Subtitles English
Duration 4:30


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Producer Esko Rips
Director Margus Paju
Screenwriter Margus Paju
Cinematographer Meelis Veeremets
Art Director Vassilissa Danavir
Costume Designer Liisi Eesmaa
Sound Designer Horret Kuus
Editor Margus Paju | Esko Rips | Lauri Laasik


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Leading roles
Supporting roles

No suppoting roles

First releases

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  • Premiere: 11.12.2008, Estonia

Festivals, awards, nominations

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  • Participation, Estonian Film Festival at London School of Economics (Great Britain), 2010

Partners and Sponsors

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