Eesti keelesIn English
SAAMUELI INTERNET
| by year | by name | by direction | by target audience | by genre |


by genre - Author film




ABOUT LOVE

| 2017 | Author film | colour |
|
coming soon |

One of the million different possible versions of love stories. It is about a man constantly seeking the ideal comnpanion. At one point he realizes that he does not know how is his ideal woman look li ...
read more


Maria and the 7 Dwarfs

| 2017 | Author film | colour |

Having spent her whole life inside the nunnery, an old and dignified nun Maria has determined to fulfill her youth fantasy. The only problem there seems to be her incomplete, almost non-existent memor ...
read more


WINTER IN THE RAINFOREST

| 2017 | Author film | colour |
|
coming soon |

In one of the shadowy corners of the world there is a place where all impossible dreams and fantasies can come true. In a rain forest, among the lush nature there are living fragile animals made of ch ...
read more


An Empty Space

| 2016 | Author film | colour |

Documentary-based animation about a dream that eventually comes true in a film. A 10-uear old girl longed for a puppy as a birthday present. Her dissappointment was very big when instead puppy she go ...
read more


ETERNAL HUNTING GROUNDS (in postproduction)

| 2016 | Author film | colour |

Two children play on an island, in an open coastal landscape. The beauty of nature lies in their eyes, from the smallest spider to the biggest mountains. Everything is of equal importance to them. Th ...
read more


The Master

| 2015 | Author film | stereo | colour |

A dog Popi and a monkey Huhuu are waiting for their Master to come home and one day he is just not coming any more... From this particular day there starts their mutual life. Popi, being actually smar ...
read more


TICK TACK

| 2015 | Author film | stereo | colour |

Animated film Tick-Tack is visualizing time and its fatal nature. In order to underline the time as a metaphysical phenomena there are a lot of clocks and watches and its part to characterize it. W ...
read more


ON THE OTHER SIDE OF WOODS

| 2014 | Author film | colour |

Fairytale full of light, magic and nostalgia. A clay doll awakens her surroundings that become a syrreal world in constant flow of change. Shot with natural light the visible changes of daylight empha ...
read more


PAPA

| 2014 | Author film | colour |

Mother tries to keep together a family that is falling to pieces. It is nearly an impossible task if the other side is not making an equal effort. Also the child will miss love, while still trying to ...
read more


SANDGUY

| 2013 | Author film | colour |

Sand on the beach is as natural as air, sun, life, love. The trails draw on the sand their endless stories asking, can we value these things before they are gone forever? When the sand and Sandguy hav ...
read more


The End

| 2013 | Author film | stereo | colour |

It is said that if a man is fading away, he sees his life running quickly in front of his eyes. What does a hundred-year old film strip see before it gives way to digital vehicles? Does it see brokend ...
read more


Happy Birthday!

| 2012 | Author film | stereo | colour |

Happy Birthday is an outlook vision about the duel between the bible hero Jesus and a man-made robot. Does the robot manage to break the formed dogmas and convert the religion into his favour or wil ...
read more


The Winter Ghost

| 2012 | Author film | colour |

The story is about 9-year old Hendrick and Annie, and about their relationship. They have to find their own ways to overcome social prejudices before they can become true friends. Poverty and social i ...
read more


Triangle Affair

| 2012 | Author film | stereo | colour |

There is no triangle without corners. There is no direction without a triangle. There is no movement without a direction. ...
read more


Body Memory

| 2011 | Author film | stereo | colour |

Our body remembers more than we can expect and imagine. It remembers also the sorrow and pain of the predecessors, sustaining the stories of our parents and grandparents as well as their ancestors. ...
read more


Domestic Fitless

| 2011 | Author film | stereo | colour |

A young and strong human body is mother natures piece of art. But should everything it faces become art as well? And if all art is only an imitation, then what does the world of fine arts imitate if ...
read more


Oracle is Born...?

| 2011 | Author film | stereo | colour |

Human beeing is the slave of his imagination. It is a long and complicated journy of finding the way out of it and it requires a good memory. ...
read more


SKY SONG

| 2010 | Author film | colour |

SKY SONG it is an ode for all of those who like to fly. Is it possible to reach the moon in one breath? Yes, it is if you have the will to fly and the appropriate training. This is the case with ...
read more


ORANUS

| 2009 | Author film | stereo | colour |

1. Lonely and hopeless man discoveres in himself an ability to fall in love. His beloved is the same kind of outcast of the society as himself. Together they are trying to escape from the roles and pr ...
read more


INHERENT OBLIGATIONS

| 2008 | Author film | colour |

This film should be the artistic approach to our nearest future. We can see media to play continously more greater role in the arrangement of the social life. How we can get more precise results in th ...
read more


LILI

| 2008 | Author film | stereo | colour |

There is a mortally wounded young soldier in a crater and a bunch of hungry rats from the battlefield try to find an answer to the question "Who is Lily Marleen?", is it a memory picture of the first ...
read more


NORTH DRAGON

| 2007 | Author film | stereo | colour |

With the help of Prguneitsi, the mythological virgin of hell, a young man saves the world. When he later comes ot understand that hes has not shanged anybody's attitude, he leads the world to ruin ag ...
read more


THE CLOSING SESSION

| 2007 | Author film | stereo | colour |

One night there gather weird figures to the Karahundzhi Palteau. They are the figures of God created by Man in different times and cultures - puppets. At the same time in some technical centre there a ...
read more


THE DRESS

| 2007 | Author film | stereo | colour |

A woman tries to remember the highlights of her life, or maybe dreams about them. Who is that woman, whose dress knows a beautiful-exiting life with kitchen utensils? We don't see the woman never inta ...
read more


PEARL MAN

| 2006 | Author film | colour |

A smart leader can keep the culture of his nation ingenous for a long time,but he is helpless against the interchange of genes. ...
read more


THE INSTITUTE OF THE DREAM

| 2006 | Author film | stereo | colour |

At bedtime, Sandman Matiś footprints appear from nowhere on the sand. The Master of Dreams spreads the dreamsand in co-operation with Pillow Katis onto piglet, gentelmen in black, the tumbler, a ...
read more


GENERATIO

| 2005 | Author film | stereo | colour |

Freedom is looking for a form to manifest itself. Allegoric story of Architect-Matchstickman who helps to give the life for the new Generation... ...
read more


THE TABLE

| 2004 | Author film | colour |

Vivat, crescat, floreat vagina! ...
read more


BARBARIANS

| 2003 | Author film | colour |

It is an absolutely wonderful Barbiland,made of plastic and safe.But in one morning line-up the Queen has to listen to the well-known fatal words: You Queen are the fairest on the world but Dennis-D ...
read more


INSTINCT

| 2003 | Author film | colour |

(A film about) What happens when the Maker loses controle over his creation and it starts to obay it's own will. Highly reccommended for close attention to everyone involved in cloning, AI creation an ...
read more


THE PENGUINE PARADE

| 2002 | Author film | stereo | colour |

A story about a young man who in an absurd situation insists on remaining a human being as if he still belived in happy solutions ...
read more


GUF - a cathedral of unborn souls

| 2001 | Author film | stereo | colour |

I`LL COME I`LL GET SOME EXPERIENCES I`LL CHOOSE I`LL MAKE MISTAKE I`LL DIE I`LL COME A Man came in this world, he is searching something. Run across a Power, and get shocked of it, he is ge ...
read more


THE WAY TO NIRVANA

| 2000 | Author film | colour |

This story is about a young man, who want`s to go behind the horizon... ...
read more


JUST MRRIED

| 1998 | Author film | stereo | colour | 1 reel/ 13min |

In the high seas, a legless Fisherman meets a big two-headed Ship, where weird handless Creatures are dancing around their big Goddess. She gives birth to a child while the battle between their Ship a ...
read more


DAY LIGHT

| 1997 | Author film | b/w | 1:1,37 |

Urbanized youth is searching for his soul his vital force. ...
read more


UNDERGROUND

| 1997 | Author film | mono | colour | 1:1,37 |

Multiplying the existing point of view the actual oneness seems changes to unevenness. ...
read more


HUMACHINOID

| 1995 | Author film | mono | colour | 35mm |

A film about the influence of society on the life of an individual. We can follow the career of one life from childhood to maturity; from the pioneer scarves and Soviet Army to family responsibilities ...
read more


XXXX or ASA

| 1995 | Author film | mono | colour | 1 reel / 148m |

A film about love triange between artist and picture and skulpture. If the man said to the head : You must think with your own head ...
read more


LIVING-ROOM

| 1994 | Author film | mono | b/w | 1 reel /234m |

Film about conflict between young and old generations. In this animated film with live actors the protagonist is a girl, who is brought up by her grandfather. he lives in a strictly regulated world wh ...
read more


AND IT BLOOMED...

| 1993 | Author film | mono | colour | 0,5reel / 30m |

Adventures of a germ... ...
read more


MASTERPIECE

| 1993 | Author film | mono | colour | 1 reel / 303m |

A puppet game between an Angel and a Devil grows over two oppositing power-the Masters and the Miller - into a battle which proves to be a test of strength between the two puppets. A Girl one of the f ...
read more


INCIPIT VITA NOVA

| 1992 | Author film | mono | colour | 2 reels / 407m |

Father of a family went to carry out his refuse bin and found himself in some strange world,where striking things happened to him. Meanwhile this world virtually is a grotesque generalization of that ...
read more


THE SMOKED SPRAT BAKING IN THE SUN

| 1992 | Author film | mono | colour | 3 reel / 508m |

An up to date version of the Golden Fish tale, where everything is turned over . the fisherman lives under the water and the fish beggs him to help her to escape from this dirty place. Side by sid ...
read more


BROTHERS AND SISTERS

| 1991 | Author film | mono | colour | 1 reel /219m |

A puppet-film for grown-uos where the life of primitive people is shown as a grotesque and absurd life-school: characters disabled for development have dealings, grow older and die in the class-room. ...
read more


BRIDES OF DEATH

| 1990 | Author film | mono | colour | 0,5 reel |

Based on a ballady by an Estonian poet Marie Under. It`s a tragical-lyrical puppet film about brides who drown themselves in a swamp, because enemies have killed their fiance`s and devastated their la ...
read more


LIFE AND DEATH ("Elu ja Surm", "Prandus","Krb")

| 1989 | Author film | mono | colour | 1 reel / 213 m |

"Life and Death" consists of three satirical micro-stories objected against environmental pollution, falsehood, demagogy and lack of responsibility in the society. "Desert" , "Beguest" and "Life and D ...
read more


NOBLESSE OBLIGE

| 1989 | Author film | mono | colour | 1 reel / 280m |

NOBLESSE OBLIGE balancing on the borderline of the real and the unreal strives to express the monotony of this world, its illusory character, and emphasizes the lack of spirituality in the life bas ...
read more


ROHELINE SOOV

| 1989 | Author film | mono | colour | 1 reel/279m |

no synopsis ...
read more


TUS

| 1989 | Author film | mono | colour | 1 reel/286m |

no synopsis ...
read more


PAPA CARLO TEATER

| 1988 | Author film | mono | colour | 1 reel/280m |

A totalitarian society destroys itself, sooner or later the people cannot take it anymore and then, over papa Carlos a path to the doors of freedom is laid. ...
read more


SPRING FLY

| 1986 | Author film | mono | colour | 1 reel / 206,6m |

A parable examining questions of ethics in human relationships based on the miniature "The Fly, the Cockroach and the Spider" written by Anton Hansen Tammsaare. ...
read more


THE GIRAFFE

| 1986 | Author film | mono | colour | 1 reel/264,7m |

There lives only one animal in the zoo – a giraffe. No one except a little girl comes to visit it. To attract visitors the director of the zoo orders an advertising giraffe. But then it turns ou ...
read more


KLAASIKILLUMNG

| 1985 | Author film | mono | colour | 1 reel / 264,2m |

no synopsis ...
read more


SEVEN DEVILS

| 1985 | Author film | mono | colour | 1 reel / 278,1m |

no synopsis ...
read more


KNOT

| 1983 | Author film | mono | colour | 1 reel / 218,6m |

no synopsis ...
read more


PRIMA DONNA

| 1982 | Author film | mono | colour | 1 reel / 178,4m |

Satirical story tells us about modern ages, the hero tries to decorate herself with other's virtues to find recognition. ...
read more


NAIL II

| 1981 | Author film | mono | colour | 1 reel / 239,2m |

A sequel of three short stories to the film "Nail" (1972), where the ordianry nails revive, featuring some human depravities. ...
read more


PAPER

| 1981 | Author film | mono | colour | 1 reel / 260,3m |

An ordinary list of white paper revives. After several dangerous adventures thrrough the world of burocracy it finds its call. ...
read more


WHEN MEN SING

| 1979 | Author film | mono | colour | 2 reels/708m |

This is a stereoscopical film-concert about the State Academical Men Choir. We can hear the following songs: P. Tchaikovski "Naple's Song" V. Tormis "Singer" O. Lasso "Echo" V. Tormis "Litany o ...
read more


INSPIRATION

| 1975 | Author film | mono | colour | 1reel/204,8m |

The Jubileun Song Festival is shown as the sopurce of creativity that influences on creation of a painting. The documental material is linked to the animation. ...
read more


SISTERS

| 1974 | Author film | mono | colour | 1reel / 220,7m |

A story of two sisters who tend to quarrel with each other all the time. ...
read more


BALLS

| 1973 | Author film | mono | colour | 1reel/229,5m |

The charracters of this film are the balls. They pass the author's idea - the relations between people are fragile and it is very difficult to correc relations once destroyed - are expressed by moveme ...
read more


DRIVERS

| 1972 | Author film | mono | colour | 1reel/223,5m |

This film is a humorous objection to "Pedestrians". This time the conflict is viewed from the drivers point of view. ...
read more


NAIL

| 1972 | Author film | mono | colour | 1reel / 243,9m |

Four short tales with regular nails as main charracters. Several human strains get ridiuled through the relations between nails. ...
read more


PEDESTRIANS

| 1971 | Author film | mono | colour | 1reel / 238,4m |

This film is an houmoous view on the conflict of pedestrians with all growing car traffic. ...
read more


THE BIRHT OF A GENRE

| 1967 | Author film | mono | colour | 2reel / 484,5m |

A sci-fi film that tells us with a historical look about the birth of puppetfilms and cartoons. ...
read more


PARK

| 1966 | Author film | mono | colour | 1reel / 205,7m |

Satire, that ridicules the unreasoned and unpractical planning. ...
read more


THE GRIT

| 1966 | Author film | mono | colour | 1reel / 272m |

This film ridicules three stubborn fisheman who cant reach an agreement between themselves and therefore almost appear in in a death danger. ...
read more


JUST SO!

| 1963 | Author film | mono | colour | 1reel / 283,8m |

A satirical story about a boss that listenes only to himself and thinks that his decision is the only right decision. ...
read more


THE TALENT

| 1963 | Author film | mono | colour | 2reel / 441,5m |

This film ridicules parents who do not reckon with their children's abilities and try at all costs to turn them into artists. ...
read more


ALMOST UNBELIEVABLE STORY

| 1962 | Author film | mono | colour | 1reel / 259,9m |

Workers announce a strike. The factory owner makes monkeys to work instead of striking men, but he can't get the profit he hoped. ...
read more


TOAD FROM THE NORTH

| 1959 | Author film | mono | colour | 2reelS / 529,9 m |

There is a really wild beast threatening people - Toad from the North. A brave youngster goes to look for a magic ring. He finds the ring, beats the beast with it and saves his people from the perditi ...
read more


|  next »»


M E N U
  Studio
  Film Workshop
  Filmmakers
 
N E W S
In Nukufilm Studios there has been filmed the first digital stereocpical stop-animation puppet-film ever, together with Moscow Film and Photo Technology Reseach Institute NIKFI. NIKFI has come up with a special technology for making stereoscopical films and they have been awarded with Oscar in 1991...
read more
C O N T A C T
tel +372 6414 307
fax +372 6414 307
Niine 11, 10414, Tallinn ESTONIA
nukufilm@nukufilm.ee