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Estonian premieres of film "Free like a crane" in Tartu

Submitted by Looduskalender EN on Tue, 27.02.2018 - 08:24

The story of crane  Ahja 5, authors  Maxence Lamoureux & Arnaud Devroute
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Estonian text posted 26.02.2018




Showings of the film in Tartu:

February 25th at 17:00,  in the LUS house  (Struve 2)

March 1st at 12:00,  in the assembly hall of the EMÜ main building (Kreutzwaldi 1a)

March 2nd at  15:30,  in the Tartu Elektriteater (Jakobi 1)


The film „Free like a crane“ (D'autres terres plus douces) is a film by two French wildlife documentalists, Maxence Lamoureu and  Arnaud Devroute, about cranes and their migration.

Winter track book: how the lynx fools the hunter

Submitted by Looduskalender EN on Mon, 26.02.2018 - 13:47

The trace of a lynx track is slightly asymmetrical since the inner of the two middle toes reaches far forward. The track is also quite large – length of forepaw 7-9 centimetres.. 
Because of the sole that is hairy in winter the contour of the track is fuzzy. In deep snow the lynx steps with the hind paw into the track of the forepaw.  

Photo: Kalmer Lehepuu

Estonian text posted by the Animal of the Year Team 21.02.2018

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FILM TREASURE TROVE: "Beautiful land""

Submitted by Looduskalender EN on Mon, 19.02.2018 - 10:56

The film is from the  ERR archive
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Estonian text posted 17.02.2018

"Ilus on maa" – "Beautiful land“  In the context of the EV 100 centennial a look at the start of the last thirty years is useful. The film was made in 1985.

Rein Maran’s film was commissioned to introduce life in the ESSR in the style of socialistic realism. The time still left to the upheavals of the revolutionary years was not long.  A useful retrospective look back for those who were participants themselves in the events, in addition many well-known  nature views…

See the film: LINK