Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival 2020

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Hunted Hunted
Hunted and Mosquito State
Hunted (Country: Belgium, France; Year: 2020; Director: Vincent Paronnaud; Writer: Vincent Paronnaud, Léa Pernollet; Stars: Lucie Debay, Arieh Worthalter, Ciaran O'Brien)
A woman who trusted the wrong man must use all her resources to survive - but the forest is on her side.
Mosquito State (Country: Poland, US; Year: 2020; Director: Filip Jan Rymsza; Writer: Filip Jan Rymsza, Mario Zermeno; Stars: Beau Knapp, Charlotte Vega, Jack Kesy, Olivier Martinez, Audrey Wasilewski, Daisy Bishop, Dominika Kachlik, Maximilian Kubiak, Seetharaman Krishna, Hai Hung Dinh, Wojciech Bocianowski, Krystin Goodwin, Kelly Dean Cooper, Carolina Espiro, Mark McKinnon)
August 2007. Isolated in his austere penthouse overlooking Central Park, obsessive Wall Street data analyst Richard Boca sees ominous patterns. His computer models are behaving erratically, as are the swarms of mosquitos breeding in his apartment, an infestation that attends his psychological meltdown.
Sweetie, You Won't Believe It (Country: Kazakhstan; Year: 2020; Director: Yernar Nurgaliyev; Writer: Zhandos Aibassov, Yernar Nurgaliyev, Daniyar Soltanbayev, Il'yas Toleu, Anuar Turizhigitov, Alisher Utev)
It all starts off quite trivially, with a young married couple’s quarrel. The husband decides to get away with two friends on a fishing trip but mysterious events await them.
Teddy (Country: France; Year: 2020; Director: Ludovic Boukherma, Zoran Boukherma; Writer: Ludovic Boukherma, Zoran Boukherma; Stars: Anthony Bajon, Christine Gautier, Ludovic Torrent, Guillaume Mattera, Jean-Michel Ricart, Alain Boitel, Noémie Lvovsky, Anthony Bajon, Christine Gautier, Ludovic Torrent, Guillaume Mattera, Jean-Michel Ricart, Alain Boitel, Noémie Lvovsky)
A mysterious wolf is frightening the inhabitants of a small village in the Pyrenees. When a local 19-year-old is scratched by an unknown beast, he starts to feel strange impulses.
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