Escape (2014)

The film is about a typical refugee journey from Soviet occupied Estonia to the United States of America. Constructed entirely from the still photos by Eric Soovere, it tells the story of Eric’s family and the struggle of the generation during 1944–49.

Music: Brigitta Davidjants
Author of the project: Kadri Viires
The film is a collaboration with the Museum of Occupations (

Available also in Estonian and Russian.