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  • Weight of Light
    Weight of Light

    2023 | Feature film, Short | Director: Anna Hints

    The world of poverty, patriarchy and exploitation gets transcended by a rag-picker girl when she finds a discarded photo camera in a vast garbage dump yard of India

  • Dukes of Gutter
    Dukes of Gutter

    Original title in Estonian: Rentsli krahvid

    2022 | Students film, Short | Director: Raoul Kirsima

    A story of lifelong garbage sorters Hilse and Tang whose livelihood is threatened by a nationwide waste sorting campaign.

  • For Tomorrow Paradise Arrives
    For Tomorrow Paradise Arrives

    Original title: Homme saabub paradiis

    2021 | Documentary | Director: Anna Hints

    The world is suffering from the flood of food waste, to save the environment and the future of their children, young mothers decide to feed their families by diving into the dumpsters of the enormous supermarkets.

  • Out of Fashion
    Out of Fashion

    Original title: Moest väljas

    2015 | Documentary | Director: Jaak Kilmi, Lennart Laberenz

  • Confiscated
    Confiscated

    Original title: Konfiskeeritud

    2003 | Documentary, Problem oriented | Director: Asko Kase

    The chief specialist of Tallinn Customs Board reveals information about the daily life of customs officials among a huge amount of prohibited goods.

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