Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival


Ulbolsyn, Radiograph Of A Family, Unidentified

The films with international potential from the IDFA, Tallinn and Thessaloniki festivals

Screen’s chief film critic Fionnuala Halligan notes what stood out from the pack at three autumn festivals.


Ivaylo Hristov’s ‘Fear’ wins best film at Tallinn Black Nights

Nisan Dağ wins best director for ‘When I’m Done Dying’.

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‘Stars Await Us’: Tallinn Review

Zhang Dalei’s second features bows at the Black Nights Film Festival


‘Fear’: Tallinn Review

Bulgarian immigration comedy takes Best Film in Tallinn’s Competition


‘Baby’: Tallinn Review

A cruelly capricious fairytale from Spain’s Juanma Bajo Ulloa


‘The Dawn’: Tallinn Review

An eerie quasi fantasy set in a troubled Croatian town


‘Ulbolsyn’: Tallinn Review

A genre-tinged, feminist outing from industrious Kazakh director Adilkhan Yerzhanov