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Roots: With Mum At The Monastery (2018)

Original title: Juured: Emaga kloostris

"Roots" is a collection of 6 documentaries

Documentary Duration 13:53

Roots: With Mum At The Monastery

A mother and daughter with a painful past go to a monastery in Thailand together. Will the 26 days of silence filled with strict meditation help them to make peace with their past?

Director: Anna Hints

Keywords: Asian | garden | humiliation | forgiving | love | Buddhist monk | Buddhism | analyzing life | turning point in life | philosophy of life | View all »

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Main Data

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Production Firm(s) Silmviburlane
Film Category Documentary
Text / Dialogue Estonian, English
Subtitles Estonian, Russian, English
Duration 13:53


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Producer Ülo Pikkov
Director Anna Hints
Cinematographer Erik Põllumaa
Sound Designer Horret Kuus
Editor Marion Koppel

First releases

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  • in cinema: 3.05.2018, premiere of "Roots", Cinema Solaris, Tallinn, Estonia

Festivals, awards, nominations

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  • Participation, Galway Film Fleadh (Ireland), 2019

Partners and Sponsors

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