Short Films from Estonia 

Lauri Randla
Finland, Estonia /// 2015 /// 25 min
Pathologist Abrikosov gets a phone call in the middle of the night just before the 1936 May Day festivities. He is informed that there’s a fly inside Lenin’s sarcophagus. No one knows how to get rid of it as Lenin lies in a sealed micro climate, designed to preserve the God of communism forever.

Sander Joon
Estonia /// 2016 /// 7 min
An addicted biker runs out of cigarettes.

Kaspar Jancis
Estonia /// 2016 /// 8 min
Marta hauls a piano home from a shop that sells used musical instruments. Albert tries to do what he’s been trying for 30 years already: to tell Paula that he loves her. Paula wants to respond to Albert’s feelings. They all succeed, almost.

Priit Tender
Estonia /// 2016 /// 10 min
Bird Flu is a story about a man and a snake, an alcoholized penguin and the disappearance of the birds. It’s about an apple tree and apples, about roots and rootlessness, about a paradise and the relegation.

Nora Särak
Estonia /// 2016 /// 27 min
This poetic documentary tells about a mother and her son of Estonian origin, living in the Russian town of Pechory, a border town between Estonia and Russia, that used to be the Estonian city of Petseri.

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