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  • Dead dreaming
    Dead dreaming

    2024 | Students film, Documentary | Director: Kateryna Hantseva

    In an intimate, performative documentary, a director escapes into the comforting embrace of daydreaming, only to find herself trapped in a cycle of fantasy that threatens to consume her, until an unexpected upheaval forces her to confront reality.

  • Dearest Ghost
    Dearest Ghost

    Original title in Estonian: Kallis kummitus

    2024 | Students film, Documentary | Director: Margaret Mäses

    Grieving filmmaker talks to her Ghost in the midst of changing nature scenery.

  • Left hanging in the air
    Left hanging in the air

    Original title in Estonian: Jäi õhku

    2024 | Students film, Documentary | Director: Johanna Mägin

    An introspective short documentary film about childhood memories that date back to the time when the author was involved in competitive sports.

  • Trauma in these Walls
    Trauma in these Walls

    2024 | Students film, Documentary | Director: Maros Pulscak

    A filmmaker comes back to a house where a great tragedy happened, in order to find a closure within the space that already feels too foreign.

  • Jumalaga, rock'n'roll!
    Jumalaga, rock'n'roll!

    2023 | Documentary, Portrait | Director: Hardi Volmer, Kiur Aarma

  • 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.

  • 10 000 km
    10 000 km

    2022 | Students film, Documentary | Director: Jorge Eduardo de la Brena Rodríguez

    Audiovisual letter exchange between director’s brother and the director.

  • Kadunud isa
    Kadunud isa

    2022 | Documentary, Portrait | Director: Maria Avdjuško

  • Machina Faust
    Machina Faust

    2022 | Documentary, Portrait | Director: Kaupo Kruusiauk

    An intimate documentary about the internationally renowned Estonian musician, saxophone player and improvisational jazz composer Maria Faust.

  • My dear happiness
    My dear happiness

    2022 | Students film, Documentary | Director: Franz Wendler

    This is a documentary that was filmed in a vox-pops style and tries to answer the question about the subjectivity of happiness.

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