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Voices Behind The Hills (2020)

Original title in Russian: Голоса за холмами

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Documentary Duration 64:30

Voices Behind The Hills

David Samoylov (1920 – 1990), one of the greatest Russian poets of the 2nd half of the 20th century, had spent the final years of his life in Estonia’s seaside town Parnu. It was here, in Estonia, where he wrote his best poems. It was here, in a cosy house on Toominga street, where he could fully express his feelings through words. Samoylov’s poetry reflects existential drama and his intuitive perception of the world. The poet captured life’s beauty and harmony and the town of Parnu served his inspiration.
Estonian actor Eduard Tee met with the people who knew David Samoylov ...

Director: Nadja Girich

Keywords: poetry | poet | reciting a poem | discussion group | View all »

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Main Data

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Production Firm(s) NM Production
Film Category Documentary, Portrait
Text / Dialogue Russian
Duration 64:30, 64:30


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Executive Producer Natalja Matšenene | Marina Tee
Director Nadja Girich
Cinematographer Aleksei Kulikov
Sound Designer Jevgeni Berezovski
Editor Jaroslav Ziko | Nadja Girich


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No suppoting roles

First releases

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  • in cinema: 14.12.2020, Estonia
  • on television: 25.12.2020, ETV+, Estonia

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