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  • Portugal
    Portugal

    2018 | Feature film, Full lenght feature | Director: Lauri Lagle

    Lauri Lagle's first feature film is profound and smooth like a summer's night. It is a physical progression and a mental journey towards something other than a mere geographical location on a map.

  • A Bad Scene: Early Spring
    A Bad Scene: Early Spring

    Original title in Estonian: Varakevad

    2017 | Feature film, Short | Director: Rain Tolk, Gustaf Boman Bränngård

    When 15 year old Sander falls prey to an almost fatal bad joke, he has to decide whether to try and break away from his determined social status, or conform and accept his role in the group.

  • The Days That Confused
    The Days That Confused

    Original title (in Estonian): Päevad, mis ajasid segadusse

    2016 | Feature film, Full lenght feature | Director: Triin Ruumet

    The Days that Confused is a story of a young man trying to make sense of life in the summer heat of late 1990s in Estonia.

  • The Second Bakery Attack
    The Second Bakery Attack

    Original title in Estonian: Teine pirukarööv

    2011 | Students film, Short | Director: Kaur Kokk

  • In Between
    In Between

    Original title: Ebalus

    2009 | Feature film, Full lenght feature | Director: Toomas Verrev

    The first full-length feature film directed by Toomas Verrev who experiments with scarce resources while trying to uncover human soul from a fresh point of view.

  • Weitzenberg street
    Weitzenberg street

    Original title: Weitzenbergi tänav

    2002 | Animation, Cartoon | Director: Kaspar Jancis

    A man dreams of a woman. The woman is, in turn, interested in someone else.

  • Uniafrica
    Uniafrica

    1974 | Documentary | Director: Andres Sööt

  • 511 Best Photographs of Mars
    511 Best Photographs of Mars

    Original title: 511 paremat fotot Marsist

    1968 | Documentary, Observation | Director: Andres Sööt

    Andres Sööt, a legendary documentary filmmaker in Estonia, records the environments and people in Tallinn cafes with his candid camera in late 1960s.

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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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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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