A Tale of a Nixie

In the early 19th Century, a young girl, Kaisa, is left in the care of some strange old women while waiting for her father to return from the sea. Feeling lonely and isolated, she is taken under the wing of Ida, the strangest of them all. As their friendship grows, Ida reveals to her the deep dark secrets of the water spirits and sea creatures.


Director: Heleri Saarik
DOP: Meelis Veeremets E.S.C.
Production designer: Jaagup Roomet
Producers: Esko Rips, Evar Anvelt


IFF Edinburgh Official Selection
Short FF “Sleepwalkers” Official Selection
Grand Off Film Festival and Film Awards “Award for best Cinematography”