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Dive: Rituals In Water
Dive: Rituals In Water
Portrait of Icelandic pioneer Snorri Magnusson, who has been patiently teaching babies to float and paddle for over 25 years.
The Lodge
The Lodge
A young woman and her reticent new stepchildren find themselves isolated in the family’s remote winter cabin, locked away to dredge up the mysteries of her dark past.
The Moneychanger
The Moneychanger
A money launderer sees the Uruguayan dictatorship as an opportunity to make a killing.
Lorni - The Flaneur
Lorni - The Flaneur
Shillong is a small town with a self-fashioned out-of-work private detective who escapes the monotony of his drab life when he is tasked with investigating the disappearance of objects of great cultural value. Looking for one thing, he discovers something else…
Isaac
Isaac
Skeletons rattle in the closet of a film director and his friends, 20 years after an infamous massacre.
Finky
Finky
A musician and puppeteer seeking to escape steals an envelope full of cash and escapes to Scotland with his childhood friend Tom to start a new life.. but things don't go as planned.
The Kingmaker
The Kingmaker
Documentary about the Marcos family and Imelda's continued influence on politics in the Philippines.
Muscle
Muscle
A directionless call centre salesman gets more than he bargained for when he joins a local gym
The Cave
The Cave
Documentary about an underground Syrian hospital and its staff
The Seeker
The Seeker
Trouble brews on Father's Day when a woman returns to her family home for the first time in four years.
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Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival Features

'We can talk about anything, there are no taboos'
Isaac director Jurgis Matulevicius on the challenges and politics of his debut film
Four Weddings, Weinstein and working with the best
Mike Newell on his cult romcom hit, the disgraced producer and the state of pictures and politics today
Surreal road to redemption
Dathaí Keane talks about the balancing act at the heart of his debut Finky
Monster challenge
Tom Sullivan on cast commitment and shooting his debut feature
Putting Ireland on the map
Tom Sullivan and Dathai Keane talk about being trailblazers for an Irish-language film initiative
'It's kind of like magic'
Bernardo Barreto on his feature debut The Seeker and the art of a long single take
Playing with the meanings
Jan Komasa on Andrey Zvyagintsev, Corpus Christi, Bartosz Bielenia and Christopher Walken
Diversity Rocks
Sarah Gavron and Theresa Ikoko on capturing the teenage spirit and pushing the industry forward
Celebrating sisterhood
Theresa Ikoko and Sarah Gavron on developing Rocks

Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival News

Kontora takes top prize in Tallinn
British films Boyz In The Wood, Looted and Muscle among winners
Tallinn to honour Andrei Konchalovsky
Russian director to receive lifetime achievement award
Tallinn announces Official Selection
UK director Gerard Johnson shows Muscle
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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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