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Breeding of the Estonian black-and white cow (1989)

Original title: Eesti mustakirju karja aretus

Documentary | Other categories Duration 19:34

The documentary was commissioned by the Committee of State Agrocultural Industry of Estonian SSR and tells about the history of breeding of Estonian black-and-white cow, illustrated by archival film materials and photographs. Aarne Pung, agricultural scientist; Manivald Metsaalt, scientist of animal breeding; Paul Brothe, German animal breeder and Peeter Kibe, chief zootechnician of Estonian collective farm, discuss about the recent developments in the field.

Director: Leo Ilves

Keywords: eesti mustakirju veis / eesti holsteini veis | Holstein cows | Holstein bulls | animal husbandry | test-laboratory | tests | artificial insemination | laboratory | cows on pasture | cows in a barn | View all »

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Main Data

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Production Firm(s) Tallinnfilm
Color bw
Sound sound
Film Category Documentary, Commissioned, Other categories
Text / Dialogue Estonian, German, Russian
Duration 19:34


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Director Leo Ilves
Screenwriter Olev Saveli
Cinematographer Erik Kuznetsov
Composer Andres Valkonen
Content Editor Uno Heinapuu
Managing Director Naftali Itkin | Jaak Jürida

Partners and Sponsors

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