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RIFF 2022

A Wish upon a Satellite

17 Minutes | Estonia, Finland | 2021

Synopsis

A lonely boy wishes upon a falling star which turns out to be an old Soviet satellite carrying a very precious cargo.

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Director’s Bio

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Leeni Linna is a director and writer from Estonia and alumna of New York Film Academy. She has written and directed commercials, shorts, documentaries and worked at Vice Media in New York on the Emmy nominated Woman with Gloria Steinem series. Leeni has experience filming in extreme locations, including a war zone in Afghanistan for her feature documentary, Blood Type. Her documentary background has made her well-rounded as a filmmaker and provided unique insight into her commercial work.

A Call Above The Clouds (2020)
Into Your Arms (2020)
Grounded (2016)
Taxi Driver(2015)
Blood Type (2013)

Film Details

  • Year:
    2021
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  • Runtime:
    17 Minutes
  • Languages:
    Estonian
  • Countries:
    Estonia, Finland
  • Premiere:
    Icelandic Premiere
  • Edition:
    RIFF 2022
  • Director:
    Leeni Linna
  • Screenwriter:
    Leeni Linna, Leana Jalukse
  • Producer:
    Merja Ritola, Karin Reinberg
  • Cast:
    Otto Samuel Kahar, Anne Reemann, Andres Raag, Mart Toome, Ursula Ratasepp-Oja, Külli Teetamm, Joel Vahur

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