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At The Water's Edge (2023)

Original title: Vete piiril

Documentary Duration 27:58

At The Water's Edge

Ulvi lives in the backcountry of central Estonia, in Soomaa National Park. Every Spring the surrounding area gets flooded due to the nearby river. Still, she has no plans of leaving her home. What keeps her in Soomaa and how does she deal with the extreme living conditions?

Director: Mirjam Matiisen

Keywords: changing of seasons | aedik | rowing | heating the stove | rural life | way of life | haybarn | sounds of a horse | horse longeing | conformation evaluation of a horse | View all »

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Main Data

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Production Firm(s) Mirkutsk
Film Category Documentary, Portrait
Text / Dialogue Estonian
Duration 27:58


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Producer Mirjam Matiisen
Director Mirjam Matiisen
Cinematographer Alis Mäesalu
Editor Kersti Miilen

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