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Rat Poison (2020)

Original title in Estonian: Rotimürk

Students film | Drama Duration 08:00

Erik and Meeri go to their grandmother's house for the last time to bring rat poison for the winter. While shopping for rat poison in the store, Erik meets Joseph, a local village boy, through whom Erik discovers that his grandmother believed in rebirth. The seemingly simple task becomes difficult for Erik as he reaches a house full of memories and grandmother's soul. Erik starts to question if rat poisoning is what the deceased grandmother would have wanted.

Director: Alesja Suzdaltseva

Keywords: farewell | country house | nostalgia | rats | taassünd | grandmother | sister-brother relationship | View all »

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Production Firm(s) TLÜ Balti filmi, meedia, kunstide ja kommunikatsiooni instituudi (BFM) filmikunsti õppekava
Color color
Sound sound
Film Category Students film, Short
Genre Drama
Text / Dialogue Estonian
Subtitles Estonian, English
Duration 08:00

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