The Estonian director portrayed the difficult issue of deportation of thousands of people from the Baltic to Siberian Gulags in an original style. He staged static actors in 13 images and let the camera flow among them. The sound – noises and hushed conversations – creates the space and a strange feeling of timelessness.
Director: Martti HeldeScreenplay: Martti HeldeDirector of Photography: Erik PõllumaaEditor: Liis NimikMusic: Pärt UusbergProducer: Pille Rünk & Piret Tibbo-HudginsSales: Deckert DistributionPrint source: Deckert Distribution
Original title: Risttuules Country: Estonia Year of production: 2014 Length (min): 87 Language: Estonian Subtitles: Czech, English Section: Proti proudu Genre: Drama, History Sponsors: Skandinávský dům, z. s., Velvyslanectví Estonské republiky