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  • India - On its Way Up
    India - On its Way Up

    Title in Estonian: India - teel tippu

    2016 | Documentary | Director: Gert Kark

    Documentary introducing the accomplishments of the development activities of information technology in India through which the country attempts to get rid of poverty.

  • Living Together a la Sri Lanka
    Living Together a la Sri Lanka

    Original title: Kooselu Sri Lanka moodi

    2016 | Documentary | Director: Mati Kark

    The authors of the documentary are searching for the formulas of integration and peaceful co-habitations together with the residents of post-civil war Sri Lanka – tea pickers, fishermen, sellers, workers of the tourism centre and especially guide Michael.

  • Kihnu lapsed pool sajandit hiljem
    Kihnu lapsed pool sajandit hiljem

    2014 | Documentary, Observation | Director: Mark Soosaar

    People of Kihnu island fifty years ago and in the year of 2014.

  • The Life of a Coastal Fisherman
    The Life of a Coastal Fisherman

    Original title: Elu lainetel

    2011 | Documentary, Observation | Director: Riho Västrik

    Documentary by Riho Västrik about the fishermen of Peerni, Manija and Kihnu islands, about the short season of Baltic herring fishing and the strict quotas.

  • The Measure of Man
    The Measure of Man

    Original title: Inimese mõõt

    2010 | Documentary, Problem oriented | Director: Marianne Kõrver

    Is the global environmental crisis concerning just our environment or is it also the crisis of our habits, expectations and values?

  • Sunday With Matilda
    Sunday With Matilda

    Original title in Finnish: Matilda Sunnuntaina

    2009 | Students film, Short | Director: Gadi Lübek

  • Emakala surm
    Emakala surm

    1996 | Documentary | Director: Andres Sööt

  • Stories of the Livonians
    Stories of the Livonians

    Original title: Liivlaste lood

    1991 | Documentary | Director: Enn Säde

    This is not an ethnographic film about a Finno-Ugric tribe, but a documentary about the decline of a nation.

  • Oktoober Kaunispe sadamas
    Oktoober Kaunispe sadamas

    1987 | Documentary | Director: Sulev Keedus

  • Development

    Title in Estonian: Areng

    1985 | Documentary | Director: Valeria Anderson

    The documentary depicts people's relations with work. Representatives of different occupations express their thoughts and present their job activities.

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