Searching for Andrus

Paula, a film student in Estonia decides to find a homeless man, Andrus, whom she made a film about, when she comes across a murder of another homeless man. She goes on a long search to find him and on the way meets people who struggle for life in the streets of Tallinn. Through this journey the hard life of homeless people is revealed. But the question remains will Paula find Andrus and what will happen to these characters she meets?

  • Paula Maria Vahtra
  • Paula Maria Vahtra
  • Paula Maria Vahtra, Raido Pedak
  • Kersti Põldemaa
    Key Cast
  • Ahto
    Key Cast
  • Valeri
    Key Cast
  • Aimar
    Key Cast
  • Tõnu
    Key Cast
  • Andrus
    Key Cast
  • Paula
    Key Cast
  • Raido Pedak
    Director of Photography
  • Paula Vals
    Sound Operator
  • Project Title (Original Language):
    Andruse jälgedes
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  • Runtime:
    37 minutes 19 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    June 14, 2017
  • Production Budget:
    8,020 EUR
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  • Language:
    Estonian, Russian
  • Shooting Format:
    2K Digital (ProRes)
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Director Biography - Paula Maria Vahtra

Paula Vahtra graduated from Baltic Film and Media School in 2017. They specialized in documentary filmmaking under the supervising of Renita Lintrop focusing on social problems and themes with an interest in the Russian minority present in the country. Previous short documentaries focused on youth culture and LGBT issues.

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