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  • Cosmonaut
    Cosmonaut

    Original title: Kosmonaut

    2019 | Cartoon, Animation | Director: Kaspar Jancis

    A cosmonaut will always be a cosmonaut. To the very end.

  • In Bed With A Writer
    In Bed With A Writer

    Original title: Kirjanikuga voodis

    2019 | Documentary | Director: Manfred Vainokivi

  • 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?

  • A Lady in Paris
    A Lady in Paris

    Original title: Eestlanna Pariisis

    2012 | Full length feature, Feature film | Director: Ilmar Raag

    Drama directed by Ilmar Raag about two Estonian ladies in Paris - an elderly city woman and a plain woman coming from a small town who starts working for the elderly one. The human connection that arises from their relationship gives a new meaning to the lives of both women. Leading roles are played by the legendary French actress Jeanne Moreau and Laine Mägi.

  • Life is a Flower
    Life is a Flower

    Original title: Elu on lill

    2010 | Documentary | Director: Manfred Vainokivi

    Two grand old masters, artists Evald Okas and photographer Kalju Suur, are recording the beauty of a naked woman.

  • Evald Okas
    Evald Okas

    2009 | Portrait, Documentary | Director: Tõnu Virve

    94-year-old Evald Okas's life has been dedicated to art: the grand master himself casts light upon the stories of how his artwork was born, tells about his life and reveals the secrets of his working principles.

  • To Come To Pass On
    To Come To Pass On

    Original title: Tulla, et minna

    1999 | Documentary | Director: Mark Soosaar

  • Private life
    Private life

    1998 | Portrait, Documentary | Director: Dorian Supin

  • Homeward. Debora Vaarandi
    Homeward. Debora Vaarandi

    Original title: Kodutee

    1988 | Portrait, Documentary | Director: Vallo Kepp

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

  • Raudrohutee
    Raudrohutee

    1985 | Problem oriented, Documentary | Director: Hagi Šein

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