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  • Above the speed of light
    Above the speed of light

    2018 | Students film, Short | Director: Vytautas Tinteris

    Nothing can travel above the speed of light. Only the beam light of this film happened here and on the other side of the universe.

  • Hearts of Sirgala
    Hearts of Sirgala

    2018 | Documentary | Director: Mirjam Matiisen

  • Marta
    Marta

    2018 | Students film, Short | Director: German Golub

    The film talks about the mourning and its subsequent period, which can greatly affect the psyche of the young person.

  • Take It or Leave It
    Take It or Leave It

    2018 | Feature film, Full lenght feature | Director: Liina Triškina-Vanhatalo

    What would you do if one day a newborn baby was put on your hands and said: take it or leave it!

  • Tomorrow
    Tomorrow

    2018 | Students film, Short | Director: Silvia Lorenzi

    Media student Silvia Lorenzi short film about reconnection of people thought memories and the feeling they provoke.

  • The Slow Path Home
    The Slow Path Home

    2018 | Students film, Documentary | Director: Hõbe Ilus

    28-year-old young woman returns to the place she was born, but hasn't been for seven years.

  • The Little Comrade
    The Little Comrade

    2018 | Feature film, Full lenght feature | Director: Moonika Siimets

    Six-year-old Leelo’s mother is deported to a Siberian prison camp during Stalinist repressions. The little girl tries to be as good as she can in the belief that this will bring her mother back home.

  • Rising sun
    Rising sun

    2018 | Students film, Short | Director: Sameli Muurimäki

    A socially restricted girl yearns for something to fill the void in her life, and planing a bomb attack to mall with a boy makes her feel good, but in the end she realizes that she cant make it for real.

  • Shards Of Light
    Shards Of Light

    2018 | Documentary, Portrey | Director: Kullar Viimne

    Stained glass artist fights for her existence and for new orders. Looking back to her long life, she investigates her current situation and motives of her creativeness.

  • New Neighbours
    New Neighbours

    2018 | Documentary | Director: Riho Västrik

    The political eras meet in the Estonian town of Tapa.

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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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Estonian Film Database (EFDB)

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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