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  • Gardens Of The Morning Calm
    Gardens Of The Morning Calm

    Original title: Tulevalvajad

    2023 | Documentary | Director: Liis Nimik

    A primal and oneiric documentary about nature and creativity.

  • Gori The Caricaturist
    Gori The Caricaturist

    Original title: Gorikaturist

    2023 | Portrait, Documentary | Director: Raimo Jõerand, Meelis Arulepp

    A captivating historical documentary with plenty of animation about the destiny of a popular Estonian caricaturist Gori (1894 - 1944) between the two World Wars when total powers leave less and less choices to the talented artist.

  • Hell's Stoker
    Hell's Stoker

    Original title: Põrgu katlakütja

    2023 | Portrait, Documentary | Director: Kullar Viimne

    It is impossible for a man who has been in the war to forget what he experienced. Again and again the past catches up with him. Even in his dreams. The only way to face your demons is to make fun of them.

  • Kaarel Kurismaa The Limits Of Timelessness
    Kaarel Kurismaa The Limits Of Timelessness

    Original title: Kaarel Kurismaa ajatuse piirid

    2023 | Portrait, Documentary | Director: Aljona Suržikova

    A film about a humble man, a legendary kinetic artist who influenced the Estonian public space, the childhood memories of several generations, and the experimental music scene.

  • Stairway to Heaven
    Stairway to Heaven

    Original title: Taevatrepp

    2023 | Full length feature, Feature film | Director: Mart Kivastik

    A story about time and music, friendship and love and death, life in current times and about childhood in the 70s.

  • What Would You Take?
    What Would You Take?

    Original title: Mille Sina võtaksid?

    2023 | Documentary | Director: Heilika Pikkov

    Home. Your home. Your place. Your memories. Your belongings. In the blink of eye, it’s gone.

  • Ferryman of the dead
    Ferryman of the dead

    2022 | Documentary, Students film | Director: Jaakko Tervonen

    Middle aged painter battling deadly cancer. She puts her thoughts about life and death into her paintings.

  • Blackbird
    Blackbird

    2022 | Documentary, Students film | Director: Robin Marten Leppik

    Robin Marten Leppik's documentary follows the creation and development of set design for the theatre through Johan Elm's production Musträstas.

  • Leonardo from Randvere
    Leonardo from Randvere

    Original title: Randvere Leonardo

    2022 | Portrait, Documentary | Director: Kerttu Soans

    The life of Endel Saarepuu (70) is filled with art. The older the artist gets, the easier his life becomes and the more talking is his work.

  • Mare Tralla
    Mare Tralla

    2022 | Portrait, Documentary | Director: Sandra Jõgeva

    The film is about a strong Estonian woman who can handle everything and has experienced both traditional family life and much more.

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