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  • Love?
    Love?

    2017 | Students film, Short | Director: Anil Kapur

    Anil Kapuri's psychological drama of jealousy and emotional instability.

  • Life in the Factory Basement
    Life in the Factory Basement

    2017 | Documentary, Portrey | Director: Triin Ruumet

    At the end of the world there is a cafe where we all once will meet. The documentary tells a story of a person, the system that surrounds him and communication between these two parameters.

  • The Trial: The State of Russia vs Oleg Sentsov
    The Trial: The State of Russia vs Oleg Sentsov

    2017 | Documentary | Director: Askold Kurov

    Cowardice is the greatest sin on earth.

  • Interview with Elo Tust
    Interview with Elo Tust

    2017 | Students film, Exercises (factual/documentary) | Director: Johanna Maria Vilgats

    Memories of director Elo Tust about studying in film school and making movies in general.

  • Tabamata Ime (tootmises)
    Tabamata Ime (tootmises)

    2017 | Documentary | Director: Eret Kuusk

  • Andri Luup - An Accidental Filmmaker
    Andri Luup - An Accidental Filmmaker

    2017 | Students film, Exercises (factual/documentary) | Director: Teresa Väli

    Andri Luup talks about his experiences as a student and teacher of film.

  • Accidents are not accidental
    Accidents are not accidental

    2017 | Students film, Short | Director: Polina Linovitskaja

    Story about woman and man who do not know that they have a common friend and this friend does not know that they are husband and wife.

  • Filmimäng "Kirjanik ja film"
    Filmimäng "Kirjanik ja film"

    2017 | Other categories | Director:

  • Callas Monti Votto
    Callas Monti Votto

    2017 | Students film, Short | Director: Sintija Andersone

    Short film about colorful dresses, mean dreams and sleepwalking.

  • St. John’s Day
    St. John’s Day

    2017 | Documentary | Director: Aleksandr Heifets, Jaak Kilmi

    On the day preceding the St. John’s celebration, tens of thousands of people wait for hours in a queue that stretches for kilometers, in order to board the barge that will take them to the island Saaremaa.

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 and is meant for providing information about the whole Estonian film heritage from 1912. We plan fully complete it by 2022 but already now full and partial entries for about 16 000 films, 9000 filmmakers and more than 200 production companies could be retrieved in Estonian and partly in English. Translation of film descriptions and keywords into English is an ongoing process. Read more detailed overview.

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