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  • Funeral Diaries
    Funeral Diaries

    Original title: Matusepäevikud

    2019 | Documentary | Director: Marko Raat

    The daily bread of ministers of small congregations is not sermons in the church; it is constant work with the old and the dying. A holy man who has been removed from his friends and peers and suddenly transplanted into another culture is often lonely and broken himself.

  • Immortal

    Original title in Estonian: Surematu

    2019 | Documentary | Director: Ksenia Ohhapkina

    Born to march to the rhythms of the power, they follow the promise of immortality. The film looks at the making of a Russian citizen from a fresh angle.

  • Äraneetud linn
    Äraneetud linn

    1996 | Documentary | Director: Andres Sööt

  • Kes tühistas Tartu rahu?
    Kes tühistas Tartu rahu?

    1989 | Documentary | Director: Marika Villa

  • History Exam
    History Exam

    Original title: Ajaloo eksam

    1988 | Documentary | Director: Vello Kallaste

    Documentary by Vello Kallaste about Hans Kruus, a historian and politician with colourful destiny, in the turmoil of historical events.

  • Kaks kevadpäeva Toompeal (Loomeliitude ühispleenum)
    Kaks kevadpäeva Toompeal (Loomeliitude ühispleenum)

    1988 | Newsreels, Newsreel 1940 II half-1991 | Director: Heikki Aasaru

  • Taastamisaastad

    1984 | Documentary | Director: Semjon Školnikov

  • Revolutsiooni sõdur
    Revolutsiooni sõdur

    1977 | Documentary, Portrait | Director: Vitali Gorbunov

  • The sky - so far and so close
    The sky - so far and so close

    Title in Estonian: Kauge ja lähedane taevas

    1976 | Documentary, Portrait | Director: Semjon Školnikov

    Portrait documentary about Endel Puusepp, a polar and fighter pilot, hero of the Soviet Union.

  • Their answer
    Their answer

    Title in Estonian: Nende vastus

    1976 | Documentary | Director: Ülo Tambek

    Documentary about the contribution of the Estonian pilots in the Red Army in establishing and developing a Soviet aerodrome in 1920s-1930s.

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