Estonian film history by periods
In all 105 films were produced (and respective entries were opened in the database) during 2014: 5 full-lenght movies, 3 short movies, 27 documentaries, 9 animation films and 62 students films (30 short films and 13 documentaries among them).
According to Google Analytics during 2014 the database was visited by 163 063 people who entered the database 225 642 times. 590 820 different pages were approached. In 2013 respective figures were 111 494 unic visitors, 156 393 visits and 506 296 viewed pages. During 2014 the database was visited from 152 countries.
Recognition of the Database
Republic of Estonia Information System Authority jury comprising industry experts selected the Estonian Film Database to be the winner in civil society e-services category for 2015
Contact and commitments
We will be glad to assist you if you would have any questions or need for help regarding Estonian film heritage.
Estonian Film Database (EFDB)
The database is maintained by NGO Estonian Film Database. It was opened on 12.12.2012. We plan to complete it by 2020 but already now the initial entries for about 16 000 films, 9000 filmmakers and more than 200 production companies are available. Translation of film descriptions and keywords into English is an ongoing process. Read more detailed overview.
How to obtain a film copy
Please find an instruction how to obtain a copy of a film or newsreel for personal use from here.