THE SLEEPING BEAST

JAAK KILMI

Screenwriter: Aidi Vallik
Cinematographer: Elen Lotman
Production Designer: Getter Vahar
Costume Designer: Jaanus Vahtra
Producer: Evelin Penttilä
Feature / 100 min


Ten-year-old Kristjan’s gang defies all dangers and rules to keep their secret playground in the ruins of an old industrial complex. One day, the complex guard has an accident. When the kids decide that it’s in the group’s best interest to keep the man hostage, Kristjan finds himself in a rough confrontation against his best friends.

The Sleeping Beast has received the production support from Estonian Film Institute and Estonian Cultural Endowment, development support from Creative Europe Media and will go into production in summer 2020.