30.09. - 09.10.2021

A Friend of Mine Estonia 2011 | 102 min | OV | Colour | FF 2011

Mart Kivastik

rated for 0 + years

Mati (70), is a passionate bibliophile whose hobby is his work – he's got a job at the library. What is left of his time he shares with his sweet wife. When she suddenly dies his life seems to fall apart. Neither his adolescent daughter nor his dear books are of any help. Loneliness and indifference are taking over and Mati thinks of suicide. A strange wayfarer, Sass (60), who frequents public libraries to read the newspapers, starts bit by bit breaking Mati's shell and reawaken his interest in life.

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Original title: Üks mu sõber
Film type: Fiction Feature
Original language: Estnisch
Language and subtitles: OV
Director: Mart Kivastik
Screenplay: Mart Kivastik
Cast: Aarne Üksküla, Aleksander Eelmaa, Rita Raave, Harriet Toompere
Producer: Anneli Ahven
Director of Photography: Jarkko T. Laine
Music: Ardo Ran Varres
Production Design: Katrin Sipelgas
Editor: Tambet Tasuja
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