Teofrastus

Teofrastus

Synopsis

A tale of freedom and compassion, set in the 1980s Soviet Estonia, as experienced by a cat and recounted by its owner. Cat Teofrastus lives a homeless life at a train station. One day, he is offered a home by a family living in a nearby countryside house. However, the happy life is short-lived when the cat is taken to the big city and gets lost on the streets.

Film info

Directed by: Sergei Kibus
Production: Nukufilm
Festival programme: Best of the Elephant: 20 years
Year: 2018
Length: 15'
Country: Estonia

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