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  • Summer Night Love
    Summer Night Love

    Original title: Suveöö armastus

    2016 | Feature film, Short | Director: Jürgen Volmer

    Story about learning how to love on a cold summers night, when Kusta came to Maali, but she wouldn’t let him in. Based on a novel by Friedebert Tuglas.

  • Unt´s hour
    Unt´s hour

    Original title: Unditund

    2015 | Documentary, Portrey | Director: Maria Avdjuško

    One of the most extraordinary personas in Estonian cultural history is undoubtedly the writer, director, publicist, lecturer and a public figure Mati Unt.

  • I Won´t Come Back
    I Won´t Come Back

    Original title: Я не вернусь

    2014 | Feature film, Full lenght feature | Director: Ilmar Raag

    Anya is a good-looking, successful young graduate student. She gives lectures on Byron and has a relationship with one of the professors. One day her life takes an unexpected turn for the worse.

  • Daisy Petal Game II: The Photo
    Daisy Petal Game II: The Photo

    2013 | Feature film, Short | Director: Jan-Erik Nõgisto, Katrin Maimik

  • Lisa Limone and Maroc Orange: a Rapid Love Story
    Lisa Limone and Maroc Orange: a Rapid Love Story

    Original title: Lisa Limone ja Maroc Orange: tormakas armulugu

    2013 | Puppet, Animation | Director: Mait Laas

    Immigration, Love and Music! Lisa Limone is first S3D animated opera in stop-motion. Topics of immigration, love and money are handeled theatrically in musical sauce.

  • Life Without Gabriella Ferri
    Life Without Gabriella Ferri

    Original title: Elu ilma Gabriella Ferrita

    2008 | Animation, Cartoon | Director: Olga Marchenko, Priit Pärn

    A dramatic story about love, locked doors, an unsightly thief, a wounded stork, a lost laptop, and the virtual prostitutes the O’Key sisters... Gabriella Ferri is not in the film, but it almost has a happy ending.

  • A Family
    A Family

    Original title: Perekond

    2004 | Documentary, Portrey | Director: Sulev Keedus

    Ida, Natasha, Larissa and Fjodor Vassiljevitch are family members who have a tight relationship that is precious and sacred to them but also limiting, challenging and obstructing. Meeting Ida and her family over the span of three years, the director achieved an amazing intimacy.

  • Somnambulance
    Somnambulance

    Original title: Somnambuul

    2003 | Feature film, Full lenght feature | Director: Sulev Keedus

    The second feature film directed by Sulev Keedus is a phychological drama about human fear of tomorrow and about hopeless pursuits in order to keep one's spiritual balance in Estonia that has been recently occupied.

  • Good Hands
    Good Hands

    Original title: Head käed

    2001 | Feature film, Full lenght feature | Director: Peeter Simm

    The crime comedy directed by Peeter Simm is based on the story "Arnold" by Toomas Raudam. It is an adventurous tale about friendship, humanity and discovering love.

  • On the Possibility of Love
    On the Possibility of Love

    Original title: Armastuse võimalikkusest

    1999 | Animation, Cartoon | Director: Janno Põldma

    The film deals with the right of the individual to choose his own way in a complex world.

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