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  • Our world is theirs
    Our world is theirs

    Title in Estonian: Meie maailm on nende oma

    2016 | Documentary, Problem oriented | Director: Mati Kark

    Journalistic documentary about the conflict between Israel and Palestine from the point of view of local Arabs and Jews.

  • His Majesty`s Warship
    His Majesty`s Warship

    Original title of the film: Tema Majesteedi sõjalaev

    2001 | Documentary | Director: Indrek Kangur

    The film is dedicated to the sailors who fought in the Estonian War of Independence (start title). Actions of the British Royal Naval squadron in the Gulf of Finland in years of the Estonian War of Independence and story of perishing of the minesweeper sloop HMS Myrtle.

  • Laulutaadi lahkumine
    Laulutaadi lahkumine

    1993 | Documentary | Director: Toivo Elme

  • Siberia has also been my homeland
    Siberia has also been my homeland

    Title in Estonian: Ka Siber on olnud mu kodumaa

    1990 | Documentary | Director: Märt Müür

    Documentary directed by Märt Müür about his family, deportation and meetings with people with similar destinies.

  • About Johannes Hint
    About Johannes Hint

    Title in Estonian: Johannes Hindist

    1989 | Documentary, Problem oriented | Director: Andres Sööt

    Documentary directed by Andres Sööt about doctor of technology Johannes Hint, his scientific research, his "guilt" and posthumous rehabilitation.

  • Katyn Massacres 50th Anniversary
    Katyn Massacres 50th Anniversary

    Title in Estonian: Katõni massimõrva 50. aastapäeva tähistamine Torontos

    1989 | Amateur film, Newsreel | Director:

    Expatriate Polish people in Canada, Toronto are commemorating the massacre of Katyn in 1939.

  • 40 aastat Tartu vabastamisest Saksa fasistlikust okupatsioonist
    40 aastat Tartu vabastamisest Saksa fasistlikust okupatsioonist

    1984 | Newsreels, Newsreels 1940 II half-1991 | Director: Semjon Školnikov

  • Eesti NSV Koolinoorte V laulu- ja tantsupidu
    Eesti NSV Koolinoorte V laulu- ja tantsupidu

    1982 | Newsreels, Newsreels 1940 II half-1991 | Director: Leo Ilves

  • Maarjamägi

    1978 | Documentary, Observation | Director: Helle Murdmaa

    Construction of the Maarjamäe Memorial in Tallinn.

  • Rio Conference 1975 - World Anti-Communist League
    Rio Conference 1975 - World Anti-Communist League

    Title in Estonian: Rio konverents 1975 - World Anti-Communist League

    1975 | Amateur film, Newsreel | Director:

    8th Conference of the World Anti-Communist League, life in Rio de Janerio, a city by ocean.

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