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  • Truth or Justice
    Truth or Justice

    Original title: Tõde ja õigus

    2019 | Feature film, Full length feature | Director: Tanel Toom

    Estonia, 1872. The uncompromising new owner of Robber’s Rise must battle with hard work, his spiteful neighbor and with his own family and beliefs to transform the poor land into a flourishing farm of his dreams – to bring truth and justice to a god forsaken place.

  • Black Peter
    Black Peter

    Original title: Must Peeter

    2008 | Feature film, Short | Director: Priit Pääsuke

    One night, a modern married couple living in a city settles their alienated relationship while trying to bring novelty into their lives with provocations exceeding the limits of decency.

  • Lili

    Original title: Lili

    2008 | Animation, Puppet | Director: Riho Unt

    There is a mortally wounded young soldier in a crater and a bunch of hungry rats from the battlefield try to find an answer to the question "Who is Lily Marleen?".

  • Knife

    Original title: Nuga

    2007 | Feature film, Full length feature | Director: Marko Raat

    The second full-length feature film directed by Marko Raat is based on the short stories by Peeter Sauter and Vaino Vahing, telling the intimate and painful story about the deepest depths of human relationships.

  • Another

    Original title: Teine

    2005 | Feature film, Short, Musical film, Dance | Director: René Vilbre

    Dance film about the people being in a love triangle. In order to free themselves from their personal prison, they have to understand what holds them back to be happy.

  • Mis värvi on armastus?
    Mis värvi on armastus?

    2005 | Students film, Short | Director: Rasmus Merivoo

  • The Bird Watcher
    The Bird Watcher

    Original title: Vaatleja

    1987 | Feature film, Full length feature | Director: Arvo Iho

    The first feature film directed by Arvo Iho analyzes the relationships between women, men and nature in the spirit of antique Greek tragedy.

  • Vacuum Cleaner
    Vacuum Cleaner

    Original title: Tolmuimeja

    1978 | Animation, Cartoon | Director: Avo Paistik

  • Devil on Earth
    Devil on Earth

    Original title: Põrgupõhja uus Vanapagan

    1964 | Feature film, Full length feature | Director: Grigori Kromanov, Jüri Müür

    The feature film directed by Jüri Müür and Grigori Kromanov is based on the novel "Devil of Earth" by A. H. Tammsaare, telling the story of Devil who becomes human and goes to live on Earth, desperately trying to live in the right way. He wants to prove that it is possible to become blessed with life on Earth.

  • Jüri Rumm
    Jüri Rumm

    Original title: Jüri Rumm

    1929 | Feature film, Full length feature | Director: John Loop

    The film that is directed by Johannes Loop (cinematography by Konstantin Märska) depicts the adventures of the legendary Estonian noble robber Jüri Rumm who lived at the end of the 19th century. The story is based on the novel "Jüri Rumm" (1908) by Hans Varessoo and folk tradition.

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