The Master Painter and the Whisky Club

Artist per excellence, creator of the imaginary picture-landscapes, a charming person, adorer of the woman’s beauty, gentleman and a colonel in local whisky club -

Good Bye Soviet Union

Lauri Randla’s first full length feature film - a coming of age story of Johannes, who is born prematurely to a premature single mother on the dramatic background of the collaps

The Mausoleum

Lauri Randla’s short film tells a tragicomic story of the patologist Aleksei Abrikosov, who embalmed Lenins body and in theory managed to overcome death…  so his further existen

Ice

A father and son story set on the enchanting ice road across the frozen sea.

Butterfly Man

Young lonely Anselm is working in a famous Boruslawsky’s circus as a cleaning boy. He exercises secretly tricks and wants to become a magician, but is never recognized.

Rough Stage

Maher, a Palestinian man, a former political prisoner. He is an electrical engineer by profession but an artist at heart.

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Estonian Film Institute supported the development of the Lauri Randla’s first feature „So Long Soviet Union” with 30 000 €

This is a humorous coming of age story about Johannes, whose destiny is to be always separated from his loved ones by an “iron curtain”. It is a story about being different, having hair when everyone else is bald and being bald when everyone else has hair… escaping with a toy car from a place that officially does not exist, brawling at school, 10–year old Johannes finally finds acceptance through love.  

The film will be shot in 2018 in co-production with Finnish company Bufo AB. 

Lauri Randla's "Mauseleum" theatrically released

Internationally decorated Lauri Randla’s “Mausoleum” recently winning Best Narrative Award at the Discover.Film in London, was released theatrically in Tallinn “Artis” Cinema 23.03 – 6.04 2017 and in Tartu “Elektriteater” 3.04 2017, as one of the three short films of the Estonian “Horror Anthology”.

Late 2016 Mumbai Shorts awarded “Mausoleum” with “Honorable Jury Mention”

Late 2016 Mumbai Shorts awarded “Mausoleum” with “Honorable Jury Mention”

WorldFest-Houston pre-awarded “Mausoleum” with Remi Award for Short Films.

Film continues competing at the festival in the Major Category Winners.

“You have now joined the ranks of Spielberg, Coppola, Lucas, the Cohen Brothers, David Lynch...and others as WorldFest-Houston Remi Award Winners, so this is an exceptional accomplishment”

Kelly Mann - Entry director

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Good Bye Soviet Union

Lauri Randla’s first full length feature film - a coming of age story of Johannes, who is born prematurely to a premature single mother on the dramatic background of the collapsing Soviet empire. 

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Ice

A father and son story set on the enchanting ice road across the frozen sea.

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