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Kaalukas panus (1990)

Documentary Duration 26:30

This is a film about the last red vicegerent of Estonia - the secretary of the Estonian Communist Party Central Comittee.
Unprecedented level of senseless industrialisation was achieved under his leadership in 10 years, hundreds of thousands of people were brought here as labor power. A fight against estonian language was started in several fields of activity. Any kind of thinking expect the "right" one was sufficient reason to arrest its carrier...

Director: Mart Taevere

Keywords: demonstrants | demonstration | protecting Estonian language | Eternal flame | immigration | karjerist | language training | Communists | kõrged partei- ja valitsustegelased | song celebration | View all »

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Production Firm(s) Tallinnfilm
Color bw
Sound sound
Film Category Documentary, Problem oriented
Text / Dialogue Estonian, Russian
Duration 26:30


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Director Mart Taevere
Screenwriter Mart Taevere
Cinematographer Peeter Ülevain
Editor Merike Ratas
Content Editor Tiit Mesila
Managing Director Sulev Saar

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