Documentary 2016


Documentary – Paljas Porgand. Life Update

Most people dream about having a job which would be their hobby as well, and their lifestyle the source of their income. Many dream, but few of them really succeed. People often find excuses why this is not possible, they have lack of courage or this is not economically feasible. But actually there are no excuses. At least so thinks Merilin Taimre alias Paljas Porgand.

Director: Reeli Reinaus (1977) is a folklorist and writer for children and youth. She graduated from the Tartu Academy of Theology, and received a master’s degree in Estonian and comparative folklore from the University of Tartu. In 2018 Reinaus received a MA degree in Documentary Film at the Baltic Film, Media, Arts and Communication School of Tallinn University. Reinaus has worked at the University of Tartu and currently works at the Estonian Literary Museum. She has written more than 30 books for children and young adults, and has won numerous awards