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  • Hommik algamas Ilma pääl
    Hommik algamas Ilma pääl

    1990 | Other categories, Commissioned | Director: Hans Roosipuu

  • Homeward. Debora Vaarandi
    Homeward. Debora Vaarandi

    Original title: Kodutee

    1988 | Documentary, Portrait | Director: Vallo Kepp

    Poetess Debora Vaarandi contemplates on life, flow of time and her childhood places in the island of Saaremaa.

  • Näkimadalad IV jagu
    Näkimadalad IV jagu

    1988 | TV feature, TV feature, Series | Director: Olav Neuland

  • Näkimadalad II jagu
    Näkimadalad II jagu

    1987 | TV feature, TV feature, Series | Director: Olav Neuland

  • The Bird Watcher
    The Bird Watcher

    Original title: Vaatleja

    1987 | Feature film, Full length feature | Director: Arvo Iho

    The first feature film directed by Arvo Iho analyzes the relationships between women, men and nature in the spirit of antique Greek tragedy.

  • Wild Swans
    Wild Swans

    Original title: Metsluiged

    1987 | Feature film, Full length feature | Director: Helle Karis

    The film directed by Helle Karis is based on the fairy tale "Wild Swans" by Hans Christian Andersen, telling the story of princess Elise who is determined to save her bewitched brothers with the power of love.

  • The Joys of Midlife
    The Joys of Midlife

    Original title: Keskea rõõmud

    1986 | Feature film, Full length feature | Director: Lembit Ulfsak

    The debut feature film directed by Lembit Ulfsak is a road movie about people who have reached their midlife crisis. One summer they take a trip to a healer through the picturesque landscapes of Estonia, in order to regain happiness in their lives.

  • Beautiful is the land
    Beautiful is the land

    Title in Estonian: Ilus on maa

    1984 | Documentary, Overviews | Director: Rein Maran

    Poetic documentary directed by Rein Maran about Estonian nature, history and the present day.

  • Dog-Eat-Dog

    Original title: Hundiseaduse aegu

    1984 | Feature film, Full length feature | Director: Olav Neuland

    The romantic adventure film directed by Olav Neuland is a love story between a young thinker and the beautiful daughter of a vassal in medieval Estonia, when the last free villages were turned into feudal estates.

  • Requiem

    Original title: Reekviem

    1984 | Feature film, Full length feature | Director: Olav Neuland

    The psychological drama directed by Olav Neuland depicts the events of the summer of 1944 - the story of a family of Estonian intellectuals in the middle of the war.

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