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  • 2 Hours to Happiness
    2 Hours to Happiness

    Original title: 2 tundi õnneni

    2022 | Problem oriented, Documentary | Director: Moonika Siimets

    Poetical documentary film of the longing for and the search of happiness between Estonia and Finland.

  • Fire Lily
    Fire Lily

    Original title: Tuliliilia

    2018 | Full length feature, Feature film | Director: Maria Avdjuško

    Life finds a way.

  • Helen's Birthday
    Helen's Birthday

    Original title: Heleni sünnipäev

    2017 | Short, Feature film | Director: Tanno Mee

    Middle-aged Helen, who still hasn't gotten over her divorce, is dragged to the night club on her birthday. Unable to give life a new chance, she ends the night as an intruder in her old home.

  • Atop a mountain
    Atop a mountain

    Original title (in Estonian): "Mäel"

    2016 | Short, Students film | Director: Ulrike Brett Uukkivi

    „Atop a mountain“ is an adaption from Elviira Mihhaolovna’s novel „Prügimäel“ Film is about middle-aged woman named Maria who has reached a dead end in her life, and looks for an exit.

  • Pretenders
    Pretenders

    Original title: Teesklejad

    2016 | Full length feature, Feature film | Director: Vallo Toomla

    There is nothing so scary as your own reflection.

  • When You Least Expect It
    When You Least Expect It

    Original title: Õnn tuleb magades

    2016 | Feature film, Full length feature | Director: Mart Kivastik

    There are two people who wake up in the same bed one morning, and neither of them has a clue who the other is. Viivi would like to run away and the man is sleeping like a log. Unlike Viivi and Andu themselves, the viewers know both very well. They know that Viivi has the worst day in her life and that Andu is a dweeb, but not completely hopeless; a rather good-hearted man.

  • A Lady in Paris
    A Lady in Paris

    Original title: Eestlanna Pariisis

    2012 | Full length feature, Feature film | Director: Ilmar Raag

    Drama directed by Ilmar Raag about two Estonian ladies in Paris - an elderly city woman and a plain woman coming from a small town who starts working for the elderly one. The human connection that arises from their relationship gives a new meaning to the lives of both women. Leading roles are played by the legendary French actress Jeanne Moreau and Laine Mägi.

  • Witches Loaves
    Witches Loaves

    Original title (in Estonian): "Võlutari leivapätsid"

    2012 | Short, Students film | Director: Nele Kirsipuu

  • The Snow Queen
    The Snow Queen

    Original title: Lumekuninganna

    2010 | Full length feature, Feature film | Director: Marko Raat

    The winter fairy tale for grown-ups written and directed by Marko Raat is based on the fairy tale "The Snow Queen" by Hans Christian Andersen.

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