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  • A Loss of Something Ever Felt
    A Loss of Something Ever Felt

    Original title: Üht kaotust igavesti kandsin

    2020 | Documentary | Director: Carlos Eduardo Lesmes Lopéz

    Dutiful daughter Eeva embarks on a quest to find and save her brother, deep in the bowels of Bogotás underworld.

  • Ekspression
    Ekspression

    Original title (in Estonian): "Ekspressioon"

    2014 | Students film, Documentary | Director: Nora Särak

  • One
    One

    Original title: Üks

    2007 | Animation, Cartoon | Director: Katri Haarde

    In the course of escaping from an unknown monster, Paula finally reaches the same place as everybody before her - a house in the deep forest, where a mysterious game is being played...

  • The Trivia of Life
    The Trivia of Life

    Original title: Elu pisiasjad

    2003 | Documentary | Director: Dorian Supin

    Documentary by Dorian Supin about a man at the end of his/her days, about dignified aging, life in Paunküla nursing home; about the memories, dreams and daily life of the elderly residents.

  • Bonycrone and Captain Drum
    Bonycrone and Captain Drum

    Original title: Kunksmoor ja kapten Trumm

    1978 | Animation, Puppet | Director: Heino Pars

    A story of the good witch Bonycrone and her friend Captain Drum.

  • Family 39
    Family 39

    Title in Estonian: Perekond 39

    1976 | Amateur film, Newsreel | Director:

    The married couple Enn and Helga Nõu's activities with their family in 1975 and 1976.

  • Sisukad puhketunnid
    Sisukad puhketunnid

    1941 | Newsreels, Newsreels 1940 II half-1991 | Director:

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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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