The south is special. The south is wild. The South is full of artists of survival.

“Arts of Survival” presents eight stories about Tartu and Southern Estonia. Among the eight authors, there are filmmakers whose roots are deep in Southern Estonia and those who looked at the region with completely fresh eyes. These are stories about the arts of survival – in this wildly enchanting region.


 Arts of Survival Documentaries is a part of the European Capital of Culture Tartu 2024 main programme.


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Wild South in Estonian Cinemas

3. May 2024 | News

As part of the European Capital of Culture Tartu 2024, the short film collection “The Wild South” will be released in Estonian cinemas on May 5. The films will bring viewers eight unique stories from Tartu and Southern Estonia by well-known filmmakers from Estonia and award-winning documentarians abroad. The films capture the tricks and mysteries…

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