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My Dear Corpses (2020)

Original title in Estonian: Mu kallid laibad

Students film | Comedy | Drama Duration 34:42

Unexpectedly evicted from his house, Erki faces a rather difficult task to take care of his lonely mother. He’s forced to agree to become a corpse carrier. But the situation is about to get a whole lot worse, when Erki meets his new colleague for whom it's just another day in the field.

Director: German Golub

Keywords: accident | difficulties in life | mother-son relationship | ambulance | corpses | laibavedaja | View all »

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Main Data

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Production Firm(s) TLÜ Balti filmi, meedia, kunstide ja kommunikatsiooni instituudi (BFM) filmikunsti õppekava
Film Category Students film, Short
Genre Comedy, Drama
Text / Dialogue Estonian, Russian
Subtitles English
Duration 34:42


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Producer Sander Lebreht | Antero Noor
Director German Golub
Screenwriter German Golub
Cinematographer Juss Saska
Art Director Kätlin Loomets | Hannabel Saareli
Costume Designer Triinu Paabut
Sound Designer Siim Skepast
Editor Kaupo Muuli

Festivals, awards, nominations

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  • Award, OSCAR - Student Academy Award (Ameerika Ühendriigid) , 2020, Gold Medal - the best student film in the international feature film category
  • Award, Best of BFM - BOB (Tallinn, Estonia), 2021, Best Director - German Golub; Best Supporting Actor - Erki Laur
  • Award, Assurdo Film Festival (Milan, Italy), 2021, May 2021 programme: Best International Film

Partners and Sponsors

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