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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

  • 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.

  • Atop a mountain
    Atop a mountain

    Original title (in Estonian): "Mäel"

    2016 | Students film, Short | 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.

  • Closed Windows
    Closed Windows

    2008 | Students film, Short | Director: Max Golomidov

  • Nõmme
    Nõmme

    1999 | Documentary, Overviews | Director: Rein Raamat, Helvi Raamat

    Documentary commissioned by Nõmme city district government about the former independent garden suburb - Nõmme.

  • Somebody Else
    Somebody Else

    Original title: Keegi veel

    1996 | Animation, Puppet | Director: Mait Laas, Hardi Volmer

    In this film city people meet mythological beings from the legends of their ancesters with intriguing and comical results.

  • Too Tired to Hate
    Too Tired to Hate

    Original title: Ma olen väsinud vihkamast

    1995 | Feature film, Full length feature | Director: Hannes Lintrop, Renita Lintrop

    The first full-length feature film directed by Hannes and Renita Lintrop is a crime thriller telling the story of young people being in tight corners. The film has been awarded numerous festival prizes.

  • Russian Metal and US $-Kiss
    Russian Metal and US $-Kiss

    Original title of the film "Vene metalli ja US $ suudlus"

    1993 | Documentary | Director: Rein Kotov, Artur Talvik

    Documentary about Russian metal smuggling via Estonia.

  • Valuvesi
    Valuvesi

    1990 | Documentary | Director: Peeter Tooming

  • And Then Came the Evening and the Morning
    And Then Came the Evening and the Morning

    Original title: Siis sai õhtu ja sai hommik

    1989 | Documentary, Portrait, Music Documentary | Director: Dorian Supin

    Film portrait of the composer Arvo Pärt.

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