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  • A Vegetated Director
    A Vegetated Director

    Original title: Taimne direktor

    2007 | Animation, Cartoon | Director: Priit Tender

    One day, the General Manager discovers that he has become a plant. This does not prevent him from flying to Brussels the following morning.

  • Autumn Elegy
    Autumn Elegy

    Original title: Sügiseleegia

    2007 | Animation, Cartoon | Director: Janno Põldma

    Poet Heiti Talvik reads his freshly completed poem Autumn Elegy out loud to his wife Betty Alver. This is animated fiction.

  • Black Ceiling
    Black Ceiling

    Original title: Must lagi

    2007 | Animation, Cartoon | Director: Kaspar Jancis, Janno Põldma, Heiki Ernits, Ülo Pikkov, Priit Tender, Priit Pärg, Olga Marchenko, Mati Kütt

    Estonia’s first animated selection of poetry. Seven short films full of feeling illustrating works by Estonian poets.

  • I Feel a Lifelong Bullet in the Back of My Head
    I Feel a Lifelong Bullet in the Back of My Head

    Original title: Ma kuklas tunnen eluaegset kuuli

    2007 | Animation, Cartoon | Director: Priit Pärn, Olga Marchenko

    A bullet in the back of the head loses its freshness with time.

  • Lights in The Night
    Lights in The Night

    Original title: Tuled öös

    2007 | Animation, Cartoon | Director: Heiki Ernits

    A poem with a melancholy undertone about solitude and longing.

  • Substantia Stellaris
    Substantia Stellaris

    Original title: Substantia stellaris

    2007 | Animation, Cartoon | Director: Mati Kütt

    Ilmar Laaban’s poetry written in the Cosmos scatters like filings, builds up in our senses and spreads out in our bodies as stellar substance.

  • Tablemat of Baltic Sea
    Tablemat of Baltic Sea

    Original title: Läänemerelinik

    2007 | Animation, Cartoon | Director: Ülo Pikkov

    In this film, two feathers perform a figure skating routine and draw Aleksander Suumann’s poem Tablemat of Baltic Sea on the ice.

  • The Very Last Cigarette
    The Very Last Cigarette

    Original title: Viimane sigaret

    2007 | Animation, Cartoon | Director: Kaspar Jancis

    There is a Man in a squalid basement flat and a Woman in a fancy resort hotel in the Alps. They share a shattered relationship.

  • Lotte from Gadgetville
    Lotte from Gadgetville

    Original title: Leiutajateküla Lotte

    2006 | Animation, Cartoon | Director: Janno Põldma, Heiki Ernits

  • Marathon

    Original title: Maraton

    2006 | Animation, Cartoon | Director: Kaspar Jancis

    A small town is gripped with excitement in anticipation of the annual marathon. Instead of the starting shot, a bomb explodes.

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