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Where Souls Go / Kuhu põgenevad hinged (2007) Rainer Sarnet, Ragne Veensalu, Lenna Kuurmaa, Andres Lõo, Drama

Where Souls Go (2007)
Ann is a fifteen-year-old girl facing big changes in her life – she has a stepfather and soon her stepbrother will be born. However, Ann’s mother is nervous and jealous, even towards her daughter. Ann won’t get the reasons for endless arguments and worrying. When she vistits the satanists’s website, she talks to someone named Seth about fulfilling wishes with the help of a very special prayer. Ann says the spontaneous prayer concerning her unborn stepbrother. When doctors discover a heart defect in the newborn, Ann is overwhelmed with fear and wants to take the prayer back so she will …
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Names Engraved in Marble / Nimed marmortahvlil (2002) Elmo Nüganen, Priit Võigemast, Indrek Sammul, Hele Kõre, Drama, Romance, War

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Two brothers choose the opposite sides in a civil war of a small country. November 1918 the army of Soviet Union conquers cities of Narva and Petseri cities despite of their peaceful announcements. Government of Estonia declares general mobilization. Ahas, son from a poor family, in his inner struggles, joins the troop of his classmates and heads for the front. Through battles and adventures Ahas and his companions grow up, but destiny has some bitter surprises to offer.
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Viimne reliikvia / The Last Relic (1969) Grigori Kromanov

Viimne reliikvia (1969)
A medieval love story with lots of adventures. The times are troubled – there’s a revolt of peasants going on. To secure its safety a monastery chases for a relics of a holy Brigitte. A nobleman promises to get it if he gets beautiful Agnes as a reward. But she fells in love with a handsome adventurer. The monastery has to act shrewd now and play double game. The movie is still the best achievement of the Estonian cinema. Based on a novel.
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