The Fencer (Miekkailija)

Rated NR 99 min. 2017

This is touching a 1950s-set drama about love and a man who finds meaning in his life through the children who need him. Endel Nelis is a young man who leaves Leningrad to escape the secret police. Arriving in Haapsalu, Estonia, he finds work as a teacher and founds a sports club for his students, teaching them his great passion - fencing. But Endel is faced with a hard choice when the children want to participate in a national fencing tournament in Leningrad.

Film Credits

Director: Klaus Härö

Writer: Anna Heinämaa

Cast: Märt Avandi, Ursula Ratasepp and Hendrik Toompere

Show Times

Sorry there are no upcoming showtimes for The Fencer (Miekkailija)

Add a review

Remember, it's entirely possible to disagree without spiralling into a thread of negativity and personal attacks. We have the right to remove (and you have the right to report) any comments that go against our policy.


Select a star to rate.