Fire Lily
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Festival in Media
Section: Baltic Countries
Country: Estonia 
Year: 2018

Fire Lily

85 minutes/color

 

Description:

The mystical and thrilling drama asks what sort of reality can give our life meaning. The film tells the story of Pia (38), an ophthalmologist, whose marriage has recently ended because she was not able to have children. As she strives to move forward with her life, Pia learns the unknown but also finds her inner strength. Unexpectedly, her deepest wish to become a mother materializes, but not quite in the way she imagined it.

 

Director: Maria Avdjuško

Screenplay: Maria Avdjuško, Leana Jalukse & Al Wallcat

Cinematographer: Thierry Pouget

Editing: Helis Hirve

 

Cast:

Eva Eensaar-Tootsen, Epp Eespäev, Ingrid Isotamm, Rasmus Kallas, Johann Urb

 

Production:

Meteoriit

World sales:

Meteoriit

 

 

Maria Avdjushko

Maria Avdjushko is an Estonian actress, producer and filmmaker. During her prolific career, she has played over 50 roles in theater and over 20 film and television roles. To date, she has written and directed two experimental short films and a life-story documentary. Fire Lily is her feature film debut.

 

Filmography:

2009 What's Your Name? (Short)

2018 Tuliliilia