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  • Härmävidäjä

    2021 | Feature film, Short | Director: Edina Csüllög

    Young wannabe seto boy does not know his mother tongue and gets into trouble ordering the food in a local restaurant.

  • Johannes Pääsukese tegelik elu
    Johannes Pääsukese tegelik elu

    2019 | Feature film, Full length feature | Director: Hardi Volmer

  • Võidupäeva ootus Siberi Haida külas
    Võidupäeva ootus Siberi Haida külas

    2013 | Documentary, Observation | Director: Vahur Laiapea

  • Ambassador of Setomaa
    Ambassador of Setomaa

    2012 | Documentary, Students film | Director: Mirjam Matiisen

  • When I Start ... Part One
    When I Start ... Part One

    Title in Estonian: Kui mina hakkan...I

    2007 | Documentary, Portrait | Director: Mati Viiul

    Portrait documentary about Igor Tõnurist, the activist of Estonian folklore movement.

  • On the Edge of the New World
    On the Edge of the New World

    Original title: Vahtsõ ilma veere pääl

    2004 | Documentary | Director: Peeter Brambat

  • The Devil in the Sauna
    The Devil in the Sauna

    Original title: Kurat tuleb sauna

    2004 | Feature film, Short | Director: Andres Maimik

    Short film directed by Andres Maimik about a man and a women trying to save their collapsing relationship in the primeval atmosphere of a smoke sauna.

  • Travelling Potters
    Travelling Potters

    Original title: Potisetod tulevad

    2004 | Documentary | Director: Peeter Urbla

    Documentary about the cheerful journey of potters on horse carriages along the Seto region in Estonia to the Hanseatic Days in Tartu, South Estonia.

  • King for a Day
    King for a Day

    Original title: Kuningas üheks päevaks

    2002 | Documentary, Anthropological | Director: Peeter Urbla

    Documentary by Peeter Urbla about Aare Hõrn, owner of Mihkli Farm, and about his activities as Seto King.

  • On the Border of Two Worlds
    On the Border of Two Worlds

    Title in Estonian: Katõ ilma veere pääl

    1990 | Documentary | Director: Karl Kello

    Documentary directed by Karl Kello, Kuldar Sink and Aare Hõrn about the Seto people living on the border of two worlds, two cultures and two religions, the East and the West.

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