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  • Marina
    Marina

    2007 | Documentary | Director: Eva-Katariina Taimre

    The documentary tells about the life of a young woman and her four children in a small room in a social house during five months.

  • Snow Horse Whisperer
    Snow Horse Whisperer

    Original title: Lumehobuste peremees

    2007 | Documentary, Portrait | Director: Gerda Kordemets

    Documentary about the original world of Tanel Koppen, a man from Viru county, Estonia.

  • Miriam's Nest Box
    Miriam's Nest Box

    Original title: Miriami pesakast

    2006 | Animation, Puppet | Director: Riho Unt

    Up a tree, on a nestbox there is a starling trilling to Miriam.

  • Is Best Enough
    Is Best Enough

    Original title: Kas parimast piisab?

    2005 | Documentary, Problem oriented | Director: Marek Miil

    The documentary takes the viewer into the back stage of professional sports world including its hidden aspects while following judo athlete Alexei Budolin.

  • Independence Day
    Independence Day

    Original title: Eesti lood. Iseseisvuspäev

    2003 | Students film, Documentary, Problem oriented | Director: Hanna Šein

    Life of four young persons with different social background in today's Estonia, right before the local independence day, February 24, 2003.

  • Beauty of Fatherland
    Beauty of Fatherland

    Original title: Isamaa ilu

    2001 | Documentary | Director: Jaak Kilmi, Andres Maimik

    Portrait documentary by Andres Maimik and Jaak Kilmi observes the parallel lives of two opposite women - Anne Eenpalu, the leader of "Home Daughters" and Tiina Jantson, activist in Estonian beauty contests. Both women take care of cultivating beauty in Estonia in their own way.

  • Auvahtkond
    Auvahtkond

    1987 | Documentary | Director: Illis Vets

  • Bees of Sound
    Bees of Sound

    Title in Estonian: Heli mesilased

    1987 | Documentary | Director: Toomas Lepp

    Heli Teppo, music teacher of Rõuge basic school and her pupil Andres Piigli express their thoughts and emotions about the youth song celebration in 1987.

  • Rahutaevas
    Rahutaevas

    1987 | Documentary | Director: Sulev Keedus

  • Peremehetunne
    Peremehetunne

    1983 | Documentary | Director: Toomas Lepp

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