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The Secret Lamb

1992, Feature film

The family film directed by Lembit Ulfsak tells the humorous story about detective adventures that boys undertake during their summer holiday. The...

The Days That Confused

2016, Feature film

The Days that Confused is a story of a young man trying to make sense of life in the summer heat of late 1990s in Estonia.

Class Reunion

2016, Feature film

It’s been 25 years since graduation and three friends are headed to their big class reunion. On the night before the reunion, the guys go out to...

The Second Coming

2008, Feature film

Family Lies

2016, Feature film

“Family Lies” by Valentin Kuik and Manfred Vainokivi is a relationship drama about elephants in the bedroom and skeletons in the closet, about...

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15.09.1979

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09.08.1958

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01.04.1931

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Database news

  • Production year 2014

    07.01.2015

    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).

  • Database statistics 2014

    07.01.2015

    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

Eesti parim kolmanda sektori e-teenus 2015

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

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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.

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