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Tyll the Giant (1980)

Suur Tõll (original title)
An Estonian folk tale about Tõll, the giant hero who lived on the Baltic Sea island of Saaremaa.

Director:

Rein Raamat

Writer:

Rein Raamat
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An Estonian folk tale about Tõll, the giant hero who lived on the Baltic Sea island of Saaremaa.

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Country:

Soviet Union

Release Date:

1980 (Estonia) See more »

Also Known As:

Big Tyll See more »

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Tallinnfilm See more »
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Wondrous Mythological Epic
26 June 2019 | by HitchcocSee all my reviews

This is Estonian myth. Suur Toll is a giant who protects his people, but he can't be in two places at once. Unfortunately, the enemy is able to exact terrible pain on the soldiers until Suur Toll appears too late. They also attack what is most dear to him. The animation and the uniqueness of the figures is wonderful.


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