Veljo Tormis Videography

Updated on: June 21, 2003

Music Documentary Video or Television Films (work in progress)

The Tormis Circle. 50 minutes. 2002. RM Associates/ETV(Estonian Television) Production in association with NCRV, SF-DRS, YLE and ZDF-ARTE. Directed by Aarno Cronvall. Estonian Philharmonic Chamber Choir / Tõnu Kaljuste (2003 festival premiere at MIDEM 2003, Cannes, France; 2003 television premiere broadcast in Europe on June 1, 2003 on NCRV).
Veljo Tormis:Unustatud rahvad - Minu hõimude vanad laulud (Forgotten Peoples - The old songs of my kindred folk). 130 minutes. Estonian Television (ETV) films directed by Elmo Lööve. Estonian Philharmonic Chamber Choir / Tõnu Kaljuste (1990 television broadcast in 6 parts in Estonia on ETV in celebration of the composer's 60th birthday) Tõnu Kaljuste is not actually seen conducting during the 6 Forgotten Peoples films, as the cameras are filming the singers of the EPCC for the entire duration.
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Feature Films with soundtracks scored by Veljo Tormis
(film links go to the Internet Movie DataBase except for Verine John which goes to the website of the animation film studio Nukufilm(work in progress)

Sügis (Autumn) (1990) Directed by Arvo Kruusement. Based on the novel by Oskar Luts.
Jõulud Vigalas (Christmas in Vigala) (1981) Directed by Mark-Toomas Soosaar.
Suvi (Summer) (1976) Directed by Arvo Kruusement. Based on the novel by Oskar Luts.
Verine John (Bloody John) (1974) Animation film directed by Elbert Tuganov.
Kevade (Spring) (1969) Directed by Arvo Kruusement. Based on the novel by Oskar Luts.
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