Family Lies

Perekonnavaled

PG

Genre

Drama

Run time

1h 22min

The film is set in a town that has a professional symphony orchestra, managed by authoritarian and confident Paul Levald, who has conducted both the orchestra and his family affairs for years. Due to dramatic events, Paul’s son-in-law Egon Rei must unexpectedly assume his duties. In addition to the baton, power and responsibility as well as the tensions in the orchestra, Egon inherits his father-in-law’s secrets and obligations from his complicated past. New lies are born out of old ones and, at some point, Egon realises that the revelation of truth might cause a real chaos.

“Family Lies” by Valentin Kuik and Manfred Vainokivi is a relationship drama about elephants in the bedroom and skeletons in the closet, about small and big deceptions, half-truths and set-ups that can be found in every family’s secret chronicles.

Cast: Tambet Tuisk, Eva Koldits, Roman Baskin, Ülle Kaljuste, Tõnu Kark, Jaanika Arum, Laine Mägi, Anu Lamp etc.

Genre

Drama

Run time

1h 22min

The film is set in a town that has a professional symphony orchestra, managed by authoritarian and confident Paul Levald, who has conducted both the orchestra and his family affairs for years. Due to dramatic events, Paul’s son-in-law Egon Rei must unexpectedly assume his duties. In addition to the baton, power and responsibility as well as the tensions in the orchestra, Egon inherits his father-in-law’s secrets and obligations from his complicated past. New lies are born out of old ones and, at some point, Egon realises that the revelation of truth might cause a real chaos.

“Family Lies” by Valentin Kuik and Manfred Vainokivi is a relationship drama about elephants in the bedroom and skeletons in the closet, about small and big deceptions, half-truths and set-ups that can be found in every family’s secret chronicles.

Cast: Tambet Tuisk, Eva Koldits, Roman Baskin, Ülle Kaljuste, Tõnu Kark, Jaanika Arum, Laine Mägi, Anu Lamp etc.

Info

Rating

Under 12 Not Recommended

Production year

2015

Local distributor

Filmivabrik OÜ

In cinemas

3/4/2016