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  • Always is always
    Always is always

    Original title: Alati on alati

    2012 | Documentary, Portrait | Director: Tõnis Lepik

    The film introduces the daily activities and creative work of the last year in artist Jaan Paavle's life, including his beliefs, attitudes and contradictions with the society.

  • A Letter from Ruhnu
    A Letter from Ruhnu

    Original title: Kiri Ruhnust

    2009 | Documentary | Director: Heilika Pikkov

    A young woman becomes a school teacher and discovers life in a small island of Ruhnu.

  • Pretty people
    Pretty people

    Original title: Ilusad inimesed

    2008 | Documentary | Director: Vahur Laiapea

    Missikonkursil Miss Vaimukad 2007 asuvad võistlustulle vaimupuudega neiud-naised, omamoodi ilusad ja õnnelikud inimesed.

  • Adventure High
    Adventure High

    2004 | Documentary | Director: Liivo Niglas

  • Springtime Wonderband
    Springtime Wonderband

    Original title: Sensatsiooniline Tartu Kevadbänd

    2004 | Documentary, Observation | Director: Madli Lääne

    A band from Tartu, led by PhD students in biology, gives a concert in the biggest shopping mall in the capital to promote environmental-friendly way of living. The "eco-punks" as they call themselves in Estonian, propose that creative self-expression could well be a substitute for meaningless consumerism.

  • The Rich of Spirit
    The Rich of Spirit

    Original title: Hing on sees

    2004 | Documentary | Director: Vahur Laiapea

    Young people with intellectual disability perform both real and imaginary situations in their psychodrama group.

  • The Statue
    The Statue

    Original title: Kuju

    2000 | Documentary, Problem oriented | Director: Valentin Kuik

    Documentary directed by Valentin Kuik focuses on the discussion on the idea of creating the statue of Kalevipoeg by sculptor Tauno Kangro.

  • Muuga sadama ja suvilakooperatiivide vastasseis
    Muuga sadama ja suvilakooperatiivide vastasseis

    1991 | Newsreels, Newsreel 1940 II half-1991 | Director: Toivo Elme

  • Riigivanem I
    Riigivanem I

    1991 | Documentary | Director: Mark Soosaar

  • See olemine
    See olemine

    1990 | Documentary, Portrait | Director: Peeter Sirge

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