Ema - Mother
25/Nov/2017 , Estonia
Original title:
Ema
International title:
Mother
Subtitles:
English
Language:
Estonian
Production year:
2016
Length:
1h29
Genre:
Drama, Thriller
Cast:
Tiina Mälberg, Andres Tabun, Andres Noormets
Awards:

Won Best Feature Film at Filmfestival Kitzbuehel, won Best Estonian Film at Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival, won Best Actress at Imagineindia International Film Festival in Madrid.

Best movie review:

“A crisp, sardonic, darkly funny mystery thriller…packs a satisfying punch” - The Hollywood Reporter

Official selections:

Tribeca Film Festival, Hamburg Film Festival, San Diego Film Critics Society Awards, Baltic Film Days, European Film Festival Romania.

Synopsis:

This darkly comic, crime mystery set in small-town in Estonia centers on Elsa, the full time caretaker of her comatose son, Lauri, and the locals, who are abuzz with rumors about who shot Lauri and why. But in this tight-knit town, where everyone seems to know everyone and everything except for what’s right under their nose, the world’s clumsiest crime may go unsolved.

Extra notes:

Premiere in Jordan

Premiere in the region

Movie presented by the producer Aet Laigu

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