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ECFA Award Winner

Turnip, The

English title: Turnip, The
Original title: Naeris
Estonia, 2022, 7 min., no dialogue

Director: Piret Sigus, Silja Saarepuu
Production company:
Phone: +372 5563 2265

Age recommendation: 6 years and up
Film genre: Animation

Based on the Slavic folktale, showing from underground view what really happened while peasants were engaged in the cultivation of vegetables. Also about property, collaboration and betrayal.

Mo&Friese 2023
Giffoni 2023
BFF Kristiansand 2023
International Short FF Oberhausen 2023
Nordic Film Days 2022
Riga International Film Festival 2022 (ECFA award)
Filem´On 2022
Women’s Nights FF 2022
Indie Cinema Magazine (Online), 2022 (awarded)


Study guide: English

Study guide: German

Interview: Interview with Silja Saarepuu