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  • A Short Novel
    A Short Novel

    2008 | Students film, Short | Director: Johannes Arro

  • Whatever, Aleksander!
    Whatever, Aleksander!

    Original title: Misiganes, Aleksander!

    2007 | Feature film, Full length feature | Director: Maiju Ingman

    The road film for young audiences is the graduation thesis by Maiju Ingman (Tallinn University), telling the story of Aleksander, a young man graduating from the high school, of his weltschmerz and his self-discovery.

  • Sagadi

    1991 | Documentary | Director: Kristjan Svirgsden

  • Christmas in Vigala
    Christmas in Vigala

    Original title: Jõulud Vigalas

    1980 | Feature film, Full length feature | Director: Mark Soosaar

    The innovative author's film by Mark Soosaar with excellent camerawork combines documentary and fiction, telling the dramatic story during the Revolution of 1905 about the tragic destiny of Bernhard Laipmann, a reforming farmer who teaches people the ideas of enlightenment.

  • The Stone of Blood
    The Stone of Blood

    Original title: Verekivi

    1972 | Feature film, Full length feature | Director: Madis Ojamaa

    The adventure film directed by Madis Ojamaa is based on a historical fact from the "Livonian Chronicles" by Balthasar Russow, telling about the execution of Baron Johann von Uexküll in Tallinn in 1535.

  • 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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