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  • Interview with Virve Laev
    Interview with Virve Laev

    Original title (in Estonian): "Intervjuu Virve Laevaga"

    2017 | Students film, Exercises (factual/documentary) | Director: Kaupo Muuli

    Editor Virve Laev talks about film and her memories of Tallinnfilm.

  • Interview with Estonian filmmaker: Kaie-Ene Rääk
    Interview with Estonian filmmaker: Kaie-Ene Rääk

    Original title (in Estonian): "Intervjuu eesti filmitegijaga: Kaie-Ene Rääk"

    2015 | Students film, Exercises (factual/documentary) | Director: Moonika Põdersalu

  • Interview with Kersti Miilen
    Interview with Kersti Miilen

    Original title (in Estonian): "Intervjuu Kersti Miileniga"

    2015 | Students film, Exercises (factual/documentary) | Director: Brit Maria Tael

  • Interview: Tambet Tasuja
    Interview: Tambet Tasuja

    Original title (in Estonian): "Intervjuu: Tambet Tasuja"

    2015 | Students film, Exercises (factual/documentary) | Director: Emeri Abel

  • In order to succeed
    In order to succeed

    Original title: Et tuleks välja…

    1969 | Documentary, Problem oriented | Director: Vladimir Parvel

    Documentary about the problems of organizing production and improving quality in Tallinn excavator factory.

  • Nõukogude Eesti
    Nõukogude Eesti

    1966 | Newsreels, Newsreels 1940 II half-1991 | Director: Reet Kasesalu

  • Ajaga võidu
    Ajaga võidu

    1959 | Documentary | Director: Semjon Školnikov

  • Kreenholmi Manufaktuuris
    Kreenholmi Manufaktuuris

    1953 | Newsreels, Newsreels 1940 II half-1991 | Director: Reet Kasesalu

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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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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