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  • Forbidden fruit
    Forbidden fruit

    Original title: Keelatud vili

    2011 | Documentary | Director: Anu Aun

    Two enthusiastic Estonians try to become grape farmers while adjusting the grape plants to the local Northern climate and developing the vineyard culture.

  • That's IT!
    That's IT!

    Original title: Täitsa lõpp!

    2011 | Full lenght feature, Feature film | Director: Arbo Tammiksaar, Ilmar Raag, Jaak Kilmi, Mikk Rand, Rasmus Merivoo, René Vilbre

    The first collective film in the world, made by the contribution of thousands of Estonian people, is the road movie where the characters with enormous speed travel around Estonia, meet silly people and find love.

  • The Monument
    The Monument

    Original title: Monument

    2008 | Documentary | Director: Tõnu Virve

    The destiny of Estonian monuments during different times.

  • Dragging to Dance
    Dragging to Dance

    Original title: Ursula kisub tantsule

    2007 | Music Documentary, Documentary | Director: Mattias Naan

  • Antsla. Autumn 1993
    Antsla. Autumn 1993

    Original title: Antsla. Sügis 1993

    1993 | Documentary | Director: Mati-Jüri Põldre

  • Võru 200. Aastapäeva ja saksa okupatsioonist vabastamise 40 aasta pidustused
  • Once You Mock the Field ...
    Once You Mock the Field ...

    Original title: Narri põldu üks kord

    1981 | Problem oriented, Documentary | Director: Enn Säde

    Documentary on a problematic issue - namely the crop husbandry and land improvement in a non-chernozemic zone in the Soviet Estonia.

  • Esimehed

    1980 | Documentary | Director: Arnold Altmäe

  • Kui siit pilvepiirilt…
    Kui siit pilvepiirilt…

    1970 | Overviews, Documentary | Director: Reet Kasesalu

  • Nõukogude Eesti
    Nõukogude Eesti

    1968 | Newsreels 1940 II half-1991, Newsreels | Director: Reet Kasesalu

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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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