Six Estonian films to feature in Cottbus line-up

This year’s Cottbus festival in Germany will feature as many as six Estonian films in its programme. Taking place for the 32nd time, the festival has adopted “Diversity of Genres” as its theme for 2022, as reflected in the variety of Estonian films forming part of its line-up.

Estonia to shoot for Oscars glory with basketball film Kalev

By the slimmest of margins and following lengthy discussions, a jury convened by the Estonian Film Institute (EFI) has selected Ove Musting’s film Kalev as the country’s nominee for the title of Best International Feature Film at the 2023 Academy Awards. Likewise in contention for Oscars glory, in the category of Best Animated Short Film, will be Sierra, written and produced by Sander Joon.