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FESTIVALS: Tallinn Black Nights FF 2022 Declares Baltic Competitors Choice


TALLINN: The Tallinn Black Nights Movie Pageant (PÖFF) introduced the 15 movies chosen for the Baltic Competitors. The pageant might be held 11 – 27 November 2022.

Presenting the perfect and freshest movies from the Baltics, the programme consists of one world premiere and 4 worldwide premieres, in addition to critically-acclaimed titles.

Baltic Competitors Chosen Movies:

The Poet (Lithuania)
Directed by Giedrius Tamoševičiu, Vytautas V. Landsbergis
Produced by A Propos Studija
Supported by the Lithuanian Movie Centre

A Letter from Helga (Iceland, the Netherlands, Estonia)
Directed by Ása Helga Hjörleifsdóttir
Produced by Classic Footage, Zik Zak Filmworks
Coproduced by Rotterdam Movies, Allfilm
Supported by the Icelandic Movie Centre, the Estonian Movie Institute

Lovable (Latvia, Estonia)
Directed by Staņislavs Tokalovs
Produced by Tasse Movie
Coproduced by Stellar Movies
Supported by the Nationwide Movie Centre of Latvia, the Estonian Movie Institute

The Style of Water (Latvia)
Directed by Matiss Kaža
Produced by Deep Sea Studios
Coproduced by Fenixfilm

Pensive (Lithuania)
Directed by Jonas Trukanas
Produced by Cometos
Supported by the Lithuanian Movie Centre

January (Latvia, Lithuania, Poland)
Directed by Viesturs Kairišs
Produced by Mistrus Media 
Coproduced by ArtboxStaron Movie
Supported by the Nationwide Movie Centre of Latvia, the Ministry of Tradition of the Republic of Latvia, the Lithuanian Movie Centre, the Polish Movie Institute, Eurimages, Latvijas Mobilais TelefonsLatvian TvLatvian BasisTradition and Sports activities Division of the Riga Metropolis Council

Kalev (Estonia)
Directed by Ove Musting
Produced by Allfilm, Ugri Movie
Supported by the Estonian Movie Institute, the Cultural Endowment of Estonia, the Estonian Ministry of Tradition, the Riga Movie Fund and the Nationwide Movie Centre of Latvia by means of the Latvian money rebate schemes

Vesper (Lithuania, France, Belgium)
Directed by Kristina Buožytė, Bruno Samper
Produced by Natrix Movies
Coproduced by VFX, 10.80 Movies, EV.L Prod
Supported by the Lithuanian Movie Centre

My Love Affair with Marriage (Latvia, US, Luxembourg)
Directed by Signe Baumane
Produced by Studio Locomotive
Coproduced by The Marriage Challenge LLC, Antevita Movies
Supported by the Nationwide Movie Centre of Latvia, Movie Fund Luxembourg, New York State Council on the Arts, New York’s Governor’s Workplace of Movement Image and Tv Growth, the NYC Girls’s Fund for Media, Music and Theatre, BBPostHouse Riga, John Simon Guggenheim Basis, H. O. Peet Basis, Tradition Capital Basis of Latvia, the Ravenal Basis Grant of New York Girls in Movie & Tv, Inventive Europe MEDIA

Aurora’s Dawn (Armenia, Germany, Lithuania)
Directed by Inna Sahakyan
Produced by Bars Media
Coproduced by Artbox, Gebrüder Beetz Filmproduktion Hamburg GmbH & Co. KG
Supported by Eurimages

Melchior the Apothecary (Estonia, Germany, Latvia, Lithuania)
Directed by Elmo Nüganen
Produced by Taska MovieNafta MoviesApollo Movie Productions and Hansa Movie
Coproduced by Maze Footage,  Movie Angels Productions, InScript
Supported by the Estonian Movie Institute, the Estonian Ministry of Tradition, the Viru Movie Fund, the Movie Fund of Saare County, the Tartu Movie Fund, the Nationwide Movie Heart of Latvia, the Riga Movie Fund, the Lithuanian Tax Incentive, Inventive Europe MEDIA, Kanal2, and Apollo TV

Traces (Croatia, Lithuania, Serbia)
Directed by Dubravka Turić
Produced by Kinorama
Coproduced by Tremora, Corona
Supported by the Croatian Audiovisual Centre, the Lithuanian Movie Centre, Movie Heart Serbia, Eurimages, the Croatian Nationwide Tv (HRT), Inventive Europe – MEDIA

Minsk (Estonia)
Directed by Boris Guts
Produced by Leo Movies
Supported by the Estonian Movie Institute

Bear in mind to Blink (Lithuania)
Directed by Austeja Urbaite
Produced by Fralita Movies
Supported by the Nationwide Movie Centre of Latvia, Inventive Europe – MEDIA

The Bathroom (Estonia)
Directed by Ergo Kuld
Produced by Taska Movie
Coproduced by Kassikuld, Apollo Movie Productions
With assist from Postimees Group, Kanal 2, Tartu Movie Fund, Cultural Endowment of Estonia, Citroën, Rannarootsi, Nõmme Kõrts, DHL, Hea Movie

Click on HERE for the press launch.


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