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  • FIre in the Night
    FIre in the Night

    Original title: Tuli öös

    1973 | Feature film, Full length feature | Director: Valdur Himbek

    The children's film directed by Valdur HImbek is based on the story "Fire in the Darkened City" by Eno Raud, telling about the schoolchildren's fearless games with fire during the German occupation.

  • Werewolf

    Original title: Libahunt

    1968 | Feature film, Full length feature | Director: Leida Laius

    The drama directed by Leida Laius is based on the play "Werewolf" by August Kitzberg, telling the story about love that will collide with superstition, jealousy and servility in a village during the times of slavery.

  • Postmark from Vienna
    Postmark from Vienna

    Original title: Viini postmark

    1967 | Feature film, Full length feature | Director: Veljo Käsper

    The comedy directed by Veljo Käsper is based on the play "Postmark from Vienna" by Ardi Liives, telling about a man who during one day decides to tell only the truth.

  • The Midday Ferry
    The Midday Ferry

    Original title: Keskpäevane praam

    1967 | Feature film, Full length feature | Director: Kaljo Kiisk

    The drama directed by Kaljo Kiisk depicts the way people act and think in a crisis situation. The screenplay by Juhan Smuul includes both elements of a disaster film as well as a witty dialogue.

  • Traces

    Original title: Jäljed

    1963 | Feature film, Full length feature | Director: Kaljo Kiisk

    The film directed by Kaljo Kiisk tells the story about the destinies of former fellow students in an Estonian village during the era of postwar collectivization. The screening of the film was banned until 1988.

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