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  • Funeral Diaries
    Funeral Diaries

    Original title: Matusepäevikud

    2019 | Documentary | Director: Marko Raat

    The daily bread of ministers of small congregations is not sermons in the church; it is constant work with the old and the dying. A holy man who has been removed from his friends and peers and suddenly transplanted into another culture is often lonely and broken himself.

  • Taagepera
    Taagepera

    2019 | Documentary, Portrait | Director: Peeter Simm

  • Big City Beat
    Big City Beat

    Original title: Suurlinna biit

    2015 | Documentary, Portrait | Director: Ave Häkli, Antti Häkli

    A story of a young Estonian trying to make in London’s music business.

  • Fast Eddy's Old News
    Fast Eddy's Old News

    Original title: Fast Eddy vanad uudised

    2015 | Documentary | Director: Marko Raat

    In “Fast Eddy” Director Marko Raat tells the story of Ed Vaar (1929 Estonia, Kuressaare-2015 Canada, Toronto) a freelance cinematographer, who earned his nickname ‘Fast Eddy’ by reaching the scene of events before police and CBC crime reporters. Majority of his filmed footage has aired on TV through CBC. The rest of the footage, over hundreds of thousands of film stock, that he didn’t manage to sell to news broadcasters, are piled up in Eddy’s downtown Toronto penthouse rooms and basement. Do old news have value to be sold?

  • Free World
    Free World

    Original title (in Estonian): "Vaba maa"

    2012 | Students film, Short | Director: Anna Hints

  • Andy stands up
    Andy stands up

    Original title: Andy astub üles

    2011 | Documentary | Director: Elen Lotman

    Stand-up comedian Andrus Valvur, an Estonian expatriate born in New York, comes to visit his fatherland in order to meet his relatives and hold a performance in Estonian for local audience for the first time.

  • Vaba mees Priit Vesilind
    Vaba mees Priit Vesilind

    2000 | Documentary, Portrait | Director: Peep Puks

  • My Life is an Open Book
    My Life is an Open Book

    1997 | Documentary, Portrait | Director: Peep Puks

  • CBC News - Estonian boy Kristo
    CBC News - Estonian boy Kristo

    Original title: CBC News - Kristo saabus ravile Montreali

    1991 | Amateur film, Newsreel | Director:

    CBC News's story about an Estonian boy who arrives in Canada to receive orthopedic treatment.

  • Audirigent
    Audirigent

    1990 | Documentary | Director: Irene Lään

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