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  • Linna hall
    Linna hall

    2017 | Documentary | Director: Kalev Lepik

  • Ester Mägi. Cadenza and motif
    Ester Mägi. Cadenza and motif

    Original title: Ester Mägi. Kadents ja teema

    2014 | Documentary, Portrait | Director: Vahur Laiapea

    One of the most respectable lady of Estonian music, composer Ester Mägi, has written music about sixty years while having remained characteristically conservative.

  • Buratino, Son of Pinocchio
    Buratino, Son of Pinocchio

    Original title: Buratino

    2009 | Feature film, Full length feature | Director: Rasmus Merivoo

    Musical adventure comedy is the second feature film directed by Rasmus Merivoo. It is based on the children's book "The Golden Key or the adventures of Buratino" by Aleksey Tolstoy. The film is a co-production of Estonia and Russia.

  • Heart Affairs
    Heart Affairs

    Original title in Estonian: Südameasjad

    2007 | Students film, Short | Director: Mihkel Ulk

  • Golden Beach
    Golden Beach

    Original title: Kuldrannake

    2006 | Feature film, Full length feature | Director: Jüri Sillart

    The drama directed by Jüri Sillart is based on the play "The moment of truth" by Hans Luik, telling about the generation of people whose Jüri Sillarti draama Hans Luige näidendi „Tõe hetk“ ainetel inimestest, kelle noorus lõpeb 2000ndate Eestis võitjate või kaotajatena.

  • The Devil in the Sauna
    The Devil in the Sauna

    Original title: Kurat tuleb sauna

    2004 | Feature film, Short | Director: Andres Maimik

    Short film directed by Andres Maimik about a man and a women trying to save their collapsing relationship in the primeval atmosphere of a smoke sauna.

  • Baltic uprising – Latvia Riga barricades
    Baltic uprising – Latvia Riga barricades

    Title in Estonian: CBC News teleintervjuu: Läti jaanuarisündmuste 1991 vastukaja

    1991 | Film footage, Amateur films, Newsreel, Other categories | Director:

    Dr Guntis Silinš, Consul of the Republic of Latvia in Toronto, tells in the TV interview given to CBC News about the fight for independence in Latvia and Gorbachev's politics in the Baltic States.

  • Baltic uprising, interviews
    Baltic uprising, interviews

    Original title: Balti riikide iseseisvuse saavutamise teemalised intervjuud 1991

    1991 | Amateur films, Newsreel | Director:

    Interviews in English for TV news. Interview with Tõnu Parming, newspaper editor and politician.

  • Coup Attempt in Moscow in August 1991 (CBS News)
    Coup Attempt in Moscow in August 1991 (CBS News)

    Title in Estonian: CBC News: olukord pärast Moskva riigipöördekatset 1991

    1991 | Other categories, Film footage | Director:

    Overview by Canadian TV programme CBC News about the political situation after the 1991 Soviet coup d'état attempt. At the press conference of the Canadian Baltic Federation the government's support is being asked for recognizing the independence of the Baltic States.

  • Estonia After Regaining Independence in August 1991
    Estonia After Regaining Independence in August 1991

    Title in Estonia: Dokumentaalsaade elust Eestis pärast taasiseisvumist 1991

    1991 | Other categories, Film footage | Director:

    Video recorded for the documentary programme of CBC (Canadian TV channel) introduces life in Estonia after its restoration of independence in August 1991. The film shows Marju Lauristin, Lennart Meri, Raivo Vare, Edgar Savisaar and others.

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