Nele Aunap

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English Title: “A Place Like Home”
Director / Producer: Kadriann Kibus, Rebel Frame
Feature-length Documentary
In production


Kriš starts climate strikes in Estonia with a friend Kertu but soon becomes disillusioned with the impact of youth activism. Embarking on a solitary soul-searching journey, Kriš wants to understand what it means to be a human while Kertu leads the climate movement forward in their lawsuit against a new oil refinery plant. Intimate and political interweave as two friends navigate their diverging paths and coming-of-age in the era of cascading crises.

Release: 2025

© Rebel Frame


English Title: “Jungle Law”
Director/ Screenwriter: Madli Lääne
Producer: Marianne Ostrat, Alexandra Film
Fiction Short Film

Casting Director, Continuity
Cast: Aleksandra Saar, Rasmus Roopõld, Tristan Ruusmaa

Three teenagers meet while hanging out at the seaside. They start to seduce and challenge each other to hide their own insecurities in this intense triangle. The playful provocation leads to humiliation and the inexperienced youngsters are taken over by instincts that are out of their control.

Release: 2024

© Alexandra Film

“Minu kohus”

English Title: “My Duty”
Documentary/ 28′

Documentary about an Estonian woman Irina who has Russian roots. She joins Estonian Women’s Home Defence in order to become a soldier. She feels a duty to defend Estonia from the country which her father loved unconditionally. She takes part in several trainings and searches for her place while improving her skills. Does the sense of duty persist when she has to leave her comfort zone?

Director: Liis Lindmaa
Cinematographer: Mattias Veermets
Sound Operator: Kauri Lemberg, Indrek Soe, Marko Sein
Colourist: Hans Ulman
Sound Designer: Danek Kaunissaare
Producer: Liis Lindmaa, Anatoli Tafitšuk

© Ulm OÜ, Estonian Public Broadcasting

“Suled või glamuur”

English Title: “Feathers or Glamour”
Documentary/ 28′
Editor/ Cinematographer

Director: Eva Kübar
Producer: Alvar Reinumägi
Cinematographers: Simmo Saska, Ants Tammik, Nele Aunap, Eva Kübar
Sound Designer: Sten Šeripov
Colorist: Heiko Sikka

© Kuukulgur Film, Estonian Public Broadcasting, 2023

“Kallis isa,”

English title: “Dear Father,”
Documentary / 23′
Scriptwriter / Director / Cinematographer

Nele initiates an investigation to find out what kind of person is her father.

Editor: Roland Abel
Colorist: Ken Oja

© Baltic Film, Media and Arts School of Tallinn University 2020

“Arvasin, et olen superman”

English title: “I Thought I Was a Superman”
Documentary / 21′
Co-Director / Cinematographer

The self-centred life of a young man is challenged when he adopts
three brothers from a children’s home together with his wife.

Co-Director / Editor: Rabbe Sandström
Colorist: Pedro Vital
Sound Designer: Arbo Maran
Music: Martin Goodwin

Best of BFM 2020, Best Documentary, Tallinn, Estonia

Official selection of:
Mifec international film school festival 2020, Porto, Portugal
Best of BFM 2020, Tallinn, Estonia
Cilect Prize 2020 in Sofia, Bulgaria
Pöff Shorts 2019, National Competition, Tallinn, Estonia
East Silver Market 2019, Jihlava, Czech Republic
Student CinemaFEST 2019, Riga, Latvia

© Baltic Film, Media and Arts School of Tallinn University 2019

“Üks kõigi, kõik ühe eest”

English title: “One for All, All for One”
Documentary / 11′
Director / Cinematographer / Editor

Story about a family of sixty-eight and their two helpers;
an observation of the scenic yet rustic life of sled dog breeders in Southern Estonia.

Colorist: Ken Oja
Sound Designer: Arbo Maran
Thank you, Neumann Husky family!

Official Selection of:
Best of BFM 2019, Tallinn, Estonia
Pärnu Film Festival 2019, Pärnu, Estonia

© Baltic Film, Media and Arts School of Tallinn University 2019

“Elu on töö on elu”

English title: “Life is Work is Life”
Mini-Series / 58′

Director: Jan Erik Nõgisto
Production House: Kuukulgur Film

© 2021

Frankie Animal – Pretty Late

Music Video
Director: Ken Oja

© 2017

Frankie Animal – Nightlights

Music Video

© 2017



Director: Alvar Lonks, Tabasco
DOP: Ken Oja
Producer: Peeter Järvelaid, August Films

Regati Liven


Director: Ken Oja
Producer: Peeter Järvelaid, August Films
DOP: Heiko Sikka
Gaffer: Hendrik Saks
Production Designer: Anneli Arusaar
Makeup and Hair: Mammu
Stylist: Liisi Eesmaa
Casting: Icon Casting Agency
Visual Effects: Joosep Volk
Colorist: Ken Oja
3D Artist: Valge Mammut
Music: Lauri-Dag Tüür
Sound Designer: Ajar Stuudiod

Puglia and the good shepherd

Canon AE-1, Portra 800

© Winter 2021-2022


Canon AE-1, Portra 400, Portra 800

© Summer 2021


Canon AE-1, Portra 800

© Winter, Spring 2022

Places, people and other living beings

Canon AE-1, Ilford Delta 400

© Autumn 2020 – Winter 2021

Lightness of social distancing and lockdown

Canon AE-1, Kodak Portra 800

© March – May 2020

Masters of Fun

Fresh documentary film students having the time of their lives.
Master thesis films done and defended.

Canon AE-1, Kodak Portra 800

© Summer 2020

Poland, Slovakia, Austria

Canon AE-1, Kodak Portra 800

© Summer 2019


Canon AE-1, Kodak Portra 800

© Summer 2019