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2503, 2024

GIFT CARD

March 25th, 2024|

SURPRISE YOUR LOVED ONES WITH A MIDWAYER FILMS GIFT CARD!

With the gift card, you can pay for a course of your choosing within the amount specificed on the card.
You can select from 8€, 20€, 50€ and 100€ gift cards and they are avaliable in both physical and digital form.
Gift an experience that lasts!
203, 2024

The short film “Obsession” is a grand prize nominee at the Liverpool Indie Awards!

March 2nd, 2024|

Our film ‘Obsession’ has been nominated for the grand prize at the Liverpool Indie Awards!
Short film “Obsession” was selected from 669 films to be among the top 167 this summer season.
This sunday, on the 9th of march, the winner of last year’s seasons will be announces – “Obsession” is nominated as well! Fingers crossed for our film!
Who has yet to see our film, you can come to the next screening on the 15th of April at 17:00 in Coca Cola Plaza, which is followed an exciting crash course “Make your own music video.” Tickets are avalible in Fienta.
Liverpool Indie Awards is an international film festival that aims to recognize small filmmakers outside of the mainstream across the world.
2401, 2024

Company founder and CEO Helen Anvelt in StarFM morning program

January 24th, 2024|

Helen Anvelt, Pille Minev and the StarFM team in the morning program

Our company’s founder and CEO, Helen Anvelt, woke up especially early today – she had a visit scheduled to the StarFM morning program! The discussion covered topics ranging from the exotic Dubai beauty pageant “WOMAN OF THE UNIVERSE,” Midwayer Films’ debut film “Obsession,” the company’s mission to prevent suicides among Estonian youth, to the awards Helen has gathered for her role in the film.

You can listen to the interview HERE.

Thank you to the whole StarFM crew and Pille Minev for this amazing morning!

 

1801, 2024

BEST SUPPORTING ACTRESS OF THE YEAR NOMINATION – RED MOVIE AWARDS

January 18th, 2024|

Helen Anvelt has been nominated for the Best Supporting Actress award at the RED Movie Awards for the film 'Obsession'RED Movie Awardshas nominated Helen Anvelt for the role of Lily Tomson in “Obsession” for the best supporting actress of the year!
An international jury has selected Helen among the best film actors of 2023 and invites us to the award show in France, where the winners will be announced – fingers crossed for our dear Helen!
The gala will take place on the 11th of May in Reims, France.
2112, 2023

“OBSESSIOON” in Kanal 2’s “Reporter”

December 21st, 2023|

On December 12, 2023, Midwayer Films’ short film ‘Obsession’ premiered at the Film Museum, which was also covered by Eda-Liis Kann from the Kanal 2 news programme ‘Reporter’.

You can hear about the film, premiere emotions, mental health, and much more in the segment“How to live and not die?”, which can be seen HERE.

1312, 2023

PREMIERE OF THE SHORT FILM “OBSESSION”

December 13th, 2023|

Helen Anvelt, Eve Tsiler ja Karl-Jonatan Karits
WOW!
The glamorous 12.12 premiere of the short film “Obsession” was fantastic!
From the bottom of our hearts, we thank everyone who watched and supported the film. ❤️
In addition to the film, there was a charity auction which went great! THANK YOU to everyone who purchased a prop or a costume from the film!
  • Thank you to Estonian History Museumwho gave us the screen and facilities for the premiere.
  • Thank you for the welcome drink Barbara MULL to Mull drinks
  • Thank you to Toomas Krall, who warmed the hearts of our guests with music and who conducted the auction.
  • Thank you to Tark Catering OÜ, who kept the bellies of our guests full with delicious food.
  • Thank you to Sven Tupits and Fotogeen who photographed our event.
  • Thank you to Eda-Liis Kann from Reporter for covering our event and introducting “Obsession” to Estonia!
Check out all the photos on our Facebook page!
1112, 2023

Star of “Obsession” Greta Korju wins in Venice

December 11th, 2023|

Greta Korju, who plays the main character Angelina Binder in “Obsession” has won the award for best actress at Venice Film Festival! Congratulations!

Greta has now won two awards for her role – the other one was won at Lulea International Film Festival.

The short film “Obsession” premieres TOMORROW! If you want to see Greta’s award-winning performance, then purchase a ticket HERE!

Venice Film Festival is a bi-monthly film festival that in addition to film focuses on photography, music videos, social media videos and many other mediums.

211, 2023

“Obsession” has been awarded at Brussels film festival

November 2nd, 2023|

Midwayer Films’ debut short film “Obsession” has once again seen success at an international level – this time, the jury of Brussels International Film Festival has decided to award us for best original score.

Congratulations to our fantastic composer Villem Rootalu and of course to the whole crew of the film!

Brussels International Film Festival is a monthly festival taking place in Brussels. The monthly winners are invited to an annual gala. This year’s gala is taking place from the 20th to the 25th of august 2024.

 

210, 2023

“Obsessioon” valiti European Short Awards suvehooaja parimate sekka

October 2nd, 2023|

“Obsessioon” on jõudnud taaskord rahvusvahelisel areenil parimate sekka – seekord on European Short Awards valinud meie filmi oma official selection hulka.

Festivalile kandideerib hooajaliselt rohkem kui 1000 lühifilmi – 10% sellest ehk umbes 100 valitakse parimate hulka. Vägev! Lisaks oleme valitute seas ka ainus Eesti film.

European Short Awards on hooajaline festival, milles osalemine annab filmitegijatele võimaluse jõuda pea kogu Euroopa publikuni ning saada uusi tööalaseid tutvusi. 

https://europeanshortawards.com/results/202324

3009, 2023

Helen Anvelt wins best supporting actress in Sweden

September 30th, 2023|

The actors of “Obsession” can rejoice once again, because Swedish Internatioanl Film Festival has awarded Helen Anvelt with the award for best supporting actress! Congratulations!

Swedish International Film Festival (SIFF) is a monthly film festival. In August 2023, the producer and supporting actress of “Obsession” Helen Anvelt won the award for best supporting actress.

If you wsih to see Helen’s award-winning performance, then see HERE, when the next screening is taking place!

2409, 2023

“Obsessioon” wins at RED Movie Awards

September 24th, 2023|

“Obsession” triumphs again – this time our film has been selected as one of the winners at the RED Movie Awards summer season 2023!

The award for best supporting actress went to Helen Anvelt, who portrayed the protagonist’s mother, Lily Tomson, in the film “Obsession.”

RED Movie Awards is a glamorous French film festival that selects its winners every 3 months. At the annual gala in Reims, the best films of the year are awarded and recognised. The festival jury also includes international stars such as Kevin McNally and Lee Arenberg, both of whom have appeared in the successful “Pirates of the Caribbean” films.

Find out more about the festival!

2808, 2023

“Obsession” among the semi-finalists of the Serbest Film Festival

August 28th, 2023|

The international success of Midwayer Films’ short film “Obsession” continues! We have become a semi-finalist of the Serbest International Film Festival!

Serbest International Film Festival is a festival taking place in Moldova that brings together the most captivating films and the most adventurous audience for its annual program of drama, documentary, and short films.

1408, 2023

“Obsession” won two awards at the Luleå International Film Festival

August 14th, 2023|

The captivating and emotional short film “Obsession” snagged two awards at the Luleå International Film Festival in Sweden!

The recipients are our director Karl-Jonatan Karits (Best Short Film Director Debut) and our leading actress Greta Korju (Best Actress in a Leading Role). Congratulations to the recipients and to the whole crew of the film!

Want to see the film too? Then inquire HERE about the next screening!

Luleå International Film Festival is a monthly international festival, with its annual gala held in Sweden, in the beautiful city of Luleå. The best films of the year are recognized at the annual gala. The goal of the festival is to provide an opportunity for films of every genre and nationality to reach the big screen. The festival is in its 6th consecutive year.

208, 2023

Invisible Pain: Concerned Film Producer and Professional Counselor Discuss Mental Health Crisis

August 2nd, 2023|

Helen Anvelt ja

Midwayer Films founder and CEO Helen Anvelt, along with Tuuli Võsa, a counselor from the Social Insurance Board’s remote counseling team, appeared on Postimees’ podcast “Kultuuris kuum” with host Ralf Sauter. Together, they discussed what inspired Helen to create a short film about a girl sliding towards doom and what questions the film’s story raises. Professional listener Tuuli Võsa discusses the problems people call for emotional support on the helpline, why mental health issues should be taken more seriously, and the reasons why both young and old people in Estonia are falling into depression nowadays.

Listen to the podcast HERE.

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