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The Last Relic

1969, Feature film

The historical-romantic adventure film directed by Grigory Romanov is based on the characters and motifs from the story "Prince Gabriel or the Last...

Too Tired to Hate

1995, Feature film

The first full-length feature film directed by Hannes and Renita Lintrop is a crime thriller telling the story of young people being in tight...

The Spring

1969, Feature film

The first independent feature film directed by Arvo Kruusement is based on the story "The Spring" by Oskar Luts, depicting events of a school year...

Bad Hair Friday

2012, Feature film

The first full-length feature film directed by Andres Kõpper and Arun Tamm is a crime/adventure film spiced by black humour. The roads of several...

Bumpy

1981, Feature film

The debut feature film directed by Helle Murdmaa is based on the children's story "Bumpy" by Oskar Luts. It is a musical fairy tale about the good...

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  • Welcome to the Estonian Film Database

    12.12.2012

    The first Estonian film was shot and released in 1912. This web-based filmography, opened at the end of 2012, covers most of the works made during one hundred years of film production in Estonia. The database is maintained by NGO Estonian Film Database (Project Manager Reet Sokmann, Editor-in-Chief Hagi Shein). During the first stage of development full entries of all feature films produced during 100 years and also film chronicles for the period 1912-1940 were completed. The database will be fully elaborated during 2013-2017, but already now the basic information about 15 000 films and newsreels, 6000 filmmakers and more than 200 Estonian film production companies is made available. Database is translated into English on a constant basis.

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Estonian Film Database (EFDB)

The database is maintained by NGO Estonian Film Database and was opened to the public on 12.12.2012. It will be fully developed during 2013-2017, but already now the basic information about 15 000 films, 9000 filmmakers and more than 200 Estonian film production companies is made available. Database is translated into English on a constant basis. See more thorough overview

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