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  • The Little Comrade
    The Little Comrade

    Original title: Seltsimees laps

    2018 | Feature film, Full length feature | Director: Moonika Siimets

    Six-year-old Leelo’s mother is deported to a Siberian prison camp during Stalinist repressions. The little girl tries to be as good as she can in the belief that this will bring her mother back home.

  • The Player
    The Player

    Original title: Mängija

    2008 | Documentary, Portrait | Director: Kaupo Kruusiauk

    Documentary about Jaan Ehlvest, legendary Estonian chess player, international grandmaster. The film investigates his self-searching and relationship with professional sports and his family.

  • The Collapse of The Soviet Union
    The Collapse of The Soviet Union

    Original title: Eestlased Kremlis

    2006 | Documentary | Director: Toomas Lepp

    The activities of the Estonian representatives at the Congress of the Communist Party of Soviet Union led to the collapse of the Soviet empire.

  • Wounds of Afghanistan
    Wounds of Afghanistan

    Original title: Afganistani armid

    2005 | Documentary, Portrait | Director: Ivar Heinmaa

    Two veterans of Afghanistan War return to the military territories where they once fought. When they were twenty years old, they were sent to fight abroad where it was impossible to exit as a winner.

  • Enn Johannes
    Enn Johannes

    2002 | Documentary, Portrait | Director: Rein Raamat

    Portrait documentary by Rein Raamat about Enn Johannes, an acknowledged metal artist.

  • Expatriate Estonians in Australia, Film No. 6. Part 1
    Expatriate Estonians in Australia, Film No. 6. Part 1

    Title in Estonian: Austraalia eestlased 6. film, I jagu

    1995-1996 | Amateur films, Newsreel | Director: Lembit Blauhut

    Life of expatriate Estonians in Canberra, Australia - past times and at the present day. The life story of a famous scientist Armin Öpik.

  • High Jump
    High Jump

    Original title: Hüpe

    1985 | Animation, Cartoon | Director: Avo Paistik

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

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

  • Kuusalu kolhoosi 35.aastapäev
    Kuusalu kolhoosi 35.aastapäev

    1984 | Newsreels, Newsreel 1940 II half-1991 | Director: Leo Ilves

  • Narva Saksa fasistlikust okupatsioonist vabastamise 40.aastapäeva pidustused

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