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The 17th edition of the festival ran from November 15 to December 1. Films competed in the EurAsia, Tridens Herring, and North-American indie films competitions - read about the winners here. The event also hosted the following sub-festivals:
Animated Dreams - A competition of short animations from the previous two years. Additional non-competitive programmes include a retrospective of a filmmaker and focus on a country.
Just Film - A competition of children's films and youth films, which also features non-competitive special screenings.
Sleepwalkers - Four competitions of selected student and short films from the previous two years, a retrospective of a noted film school and special screenings.
View Films by Strand:
- International EurAsia Competition
- Animated Dreams
- Developing Countries in Focus
- EOK Presents
- European Parliament Film Prize LUX
- Fashion Cinema
- Focus On Canadian Cinema
- Heave(i)n Estonian Film Competition
- Inuit and Arctic Cinematography In Canada
- István Szabó Retrospective
- Just Film
- Mexico Bronco
- New German Film
- Nordic Lights
- North American Films Competition
- Opening and Closing films
- Screen International Critics Choice
- Selected Titles
- Special Screenings
- Tribute to Koji Wakamatsu
- Tridens Competition
- Vitamin Boost
View previous years coverage of the Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival festival:
Black Nights Latest Reviews
In a peaceful little clearing, the remains of a picnic hastily abandoned spark warfare between two tribes of ants.
A writer and his dog retreat to a coastal villa only to have their peace disturbed by two siblings fleeing the police.
Rites of passage drama about a youngster on a summer break with her family.
As the Abkhazian War in Georgia approaches, two villagers are the only ones who haven’t left.
A novice nun comes face-to-face with her family’s past in 1960s Poland.
A couple prepare to welcome guests for the evening but the atmosphere is tense.
A single act of vengeful violence dramatically changes four lives.
A young man finds himself embroiled in a dangerous game of deception.
One week in the life of a talented, failed singer/songwriter in Greenwich Village, New York, in the Sixties
Filmmaker Johannes and his wife, schoolteacher Signe, try to come to terms with unspeakable grief.
Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival Features
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Filming sensations Mathieu Amalric on Pierre Léon, Jeanne Balibar and the sounds and colours of Barbara
Character arc Seth A Smith on filming with a two-year-old and bringing marbling to life in The Crescent
Keeping up appearances Marcello Martinessi on cultural conservatism and filmmaking honesty in The Heiresses
A different space Kelly Macdonald on working with Marc Turtletaub on Puzzle
Out of the past Susanna Nicchiarelli on Trine Dyrholm and the costume design in Nico, 1988
The iconic man Jonathan Baker on Becoming Iconic and Inconceivable
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