Most Popular Feature Films With Country of Origin Estonia


1. Miekkailija (2015)

99 min | Drama, History, Sport

7.2
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65 Metascore

Fleeing from the Russian secret police, a young Estonian fencer is forced to return to his homeland, where he becomes a physical education teacher at a local school. The past however catches up and puts him in front of a difficult choice.

Director: Klaus Härö | Stars: Lembit Ulfsak, Kirill Käro, Märt Avandi, Andres Lepik

Votes: 2,836

2. Mandariinid (2013)

Not Rated | 87 min | Drama, War

8.3
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73 Metascore

War in Georgia, Apkhazeti region in 1990. An Estonian man Ivo has stayed behind to harvest his crops of tangerines. In a bloody conflict at his door, a wounded man is left behind, and Ivo is forced to take him in.

Director: Zaza Urushadze | Stars: Lembit Ulfsak, Elmo Nüganen, Giorgi Nakashidze, Misha Meskhi

Votes: 23,521 | Gross: $0.11M

3. 1944 (2015)

100 min | Drama, War

7.2
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In the new historical film Elmo Nyuganena "1944" considered the military events in Estonia in 1944, during the period from July of fights Sinimäe until November, when the peninsula of Sorve... See full summary »

Director: Elmo Nüganen | Stars: Marko Leht, Märt Pius, Kristjan Sarv, Maiken Schmidt

Votes: 3,233

4. Bodom (2016)

85 min | Horror

5.2
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Every camper's worst nightmare came true at Lake Bodom in 1960 when four teenagers were stabbed to death while sleeping in their tent.

Director: Taneli Mustonen | Stars: Tommi Korpela, Mimosa Willamo, Nelly Hirst-Gee, Jarkko Niemi

Votes: 884

5. Puhdistus (2012)

125 min | Crime, Drama

7.1
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A tormented young woman is given a hiding place by an elderly lady and soon they are reminded of their mutual horrendous past.

Director: Antti Jokinen | Stars: Laura Birn, Liisi Tandefelt, Amanda Pilke, Peter Franzén

Votes: 2,946

7. November (2017)

115 min | Drama, Fantasy, Romance

7.3
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"November" is based on Estonian novel "Rehepapp" by Andrus Kivirähk, a bestseller of the last twenty years. The film is a mixture of magic, black humor and romantic love. The story is set ... See full summary »

Director: Rainer Sarnet | Stars: Rea Lest, Jörgen Liik, Arvo Kukumägi, Katariina Unt

Votes: 245

8. Ikitie (2017)

Drama, History, War | Filming

Based on true events an epic story of one man's struggle for survival. Jussi Ketola, returns to Finland from the great depression struck America only to face growing political unrest. One ... See full summary »

Director: Antti-Jussi Annila | Stars: Sidse Babett Knudsen, Ville Virtanen, Irina Björklund, Tommi Korpela

9. Poll (2010)

129 min | Drama

7.0
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In the summer of 1914, thirteen-year-old Oda von Siering (Paula Beer) leaves Berlin to join her family and an assortment of German and Russian aristocrats on an estate in Estonia. The von ... See full summary »

Director: Chris Kraus | Stars: Paula Beer, Edgar Selge, Tambet Tuisk, Jeanette Hain

Votes: 871

10. Risttuules (2014)

90 min | Drama, History

7.7
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"Risttuules" is very emotional and tragic movie about mass deportation to Siberia based on memories of Erna. It all started 14th of June 1941 when trucks came for the innocent families with... See full summary »

Director: Martti Helde | Stars: Laura Peterson, Tarmo Song, Mirt Preegel, Ingrid Isotamm

Votes: 912

11. Klass (2007)

99 min | Drama

8.0
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An average guy of an Estonian high-school decides to defend his bullied classmate. This starts war between him and the informal leader of the class. As teenagers' honour is a touchy thing, everything ends in bloodshed.

Director: Ilmar Raag | Stars: Vallo Kirs, Pärt Uusberg, Lauri Pedaja, Paula Solvak

Votes: 11,979

12. Teesklejad (2016)

102 min | Drama, Thriller

6.5
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Intent on repairing a rift in their relationship, Anna and Juhan retreat to a seaside house lent to them by well-heeled friends. After witnessing an accident on rocky shore, they take in a ... See full summary »

Director: Vallo Toomla | Stars: Mari Abel, Andres Lepik, Laine Mägi, Mirtel Pohla

Votes: 83

13. Päevad, mis ajasid segadusse (2016)

105 min | Comedy, Drama

6.3
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A young man trying to make sense of the world in the summer heat of late nineties Estonia.

Director: Triin Ruumet | Stars: Hendrik Toompere Jr. Jr., Kait Kall, Kristjan Lüüs, Reimo Sagor

Votes: 486

14. Sangarid (2017)

90 min | Action, Comedy

7.1
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An upbeat comedy about three boys that escape from Soviet Estonia to Sweden via Finland in the 1980s to fulfill their dreams in the free world.

Director: Jaak Kilmi | Stars: Märt Pius, Karl-Andreas Kalmet, Veiko Porkanen, Esko Salminen

Votes: 162

15. Zero Point (2014)

115 min | Drama

7.5
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After being denounced as an outcast in school and frightened away from home by his mother's developing schizophrenia, there is no other way out for Johannes but to start improving his life by reforming himself.

Director: Mihkel Ulk | Stars: Mari Abel, Märt Pius, Tambet Tuisk, Reimo Sagor

Votes: 690

16. Nong Hak (2016)

101 min | Drama, Horror

6.4
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A village girl travels to the Lao capital, Vientiane, to care for her rich cousin who has lost her sight and gained the ability to communicate with the dead.

Director: Mattie Do | Stars: Amphaiphun Phommapunya, Vilouna Phetmany, Tambet Tuisk, Manivanh Boulom

Votes: 75

17. Must Alpinist (2015)

100 min | Adventure, Mystery, Thriller

6.8
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Urmas Eero Liiv's feature film "Must alpinist" (Ghost Mountaineer) is a youth film with elements of horror which is based on real life events which took place during the Soviet era. It ... See full summary »

Director: Urmas Eero Liiv | Stars: Priit Pius, Reimo Sagor, Hanna Martinson, Liis Lass

Votes: 465

18. Supilinna Salaselts (2015)

95 min | Action, Adventure, Family

7.0
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When the town is attacked by a mystical virus that turns all the grown-ups into children, four brave 10 year olds fight back to save their loved ones despite all the obstacles.

Director: Margus Paju | Stars: Olivia Viikant, Arabella Antons, Hugo Soosaar, Karl Jakob Vibur

Votes: 382

19. Visions of Europe (2004)

140 min | Comedy, Drama

5.9
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An anthology film is a collection of short film projects by different directors for a common aim. Usually they are unified by a common theme - in this case, the European Union.

Directors: Aki Kaurismäki, Fatih Akin, Barbara Albert, Sarunas Bartas, Andy Bausch, Christoffer Boe, Francesca Comencini, Stijn Coninx, Tony Gatlif, Sasa Gedeon, Christos Georgiou, Constantine Giannaris, Peter Greenaway, Miguel Hermoso, Ágnes Hranitzky, Arvo Iho, Damjan Kozole, Laila Pakalnina, Kenneth Scicluna, Martin Sulík, Malgorzata Szumowska, Béla Tarr, Jan Troell, Theo van Gogh, Teresa Villaverde, Aisling Walsh | Stars: Johanna Troell, Safia Aggoune, Abel Alves, Benzirar Baroudi

Votes: 703

20. Ema (2016)

89 min | Drama, Thriller

6.3
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This darkly comic crime mystery set in small-town Estonia centers on Elsa, the mother and full time caretaker of Lauri, a teacher who has been in a coma since being shot under shadowy ... See full summary »

Director: Kadri Kõusaar | Stars: Tiina Mälberg, Andres Tabun, Andres Noormets, Siim Maaten

Votes: 170

21. Autumn Ball (2007)

123 min | Drama

7.3
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A film about the loneliness, despair and hope of six people who all live in a bleak Soviet-era apartment complex in Tallinn, Estonia.

Director: Veiko Õunpuu | Stars: Rain Tolk, Taavi Eelmaa, Juhan Ulfsak, Sulevi Peltola

Votes: 1,656

22. Nimed marmortahvlil (2002)

95 min | Drama, Romance, War

7.2
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This movie is about the Estonian War of Independence (1918-1920), specifically the students fighting on the nationalist side, but also shown the conflict between two ideologies (Estonian nationalism and communism).

Director: Elmo Nüganen | Stars: Priit Võigemast, Indrek Sammul, Hele Kõre, Alo Kõrve

Votes: 1,730

23. Jadesoturi (2006)

PG-13 | 110 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

6.0
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Thousands of years ago in ancient China, a love struck sword hero fights against his destiny. He wants another chance to be reunited with his loved one and he gets that chance, in a far ... See full summary »

Director: Antti-Jussi Annila | Stars: Tommi Eronen, Markku Peltola, Jingchu Zhang, Krista Kosonen

Votes: 3,636

24. Ameerika Suvi (2016)

85 min | Comedy, Drama

5.7
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Director: Rain Rannu | Stars: Kerttu Karon, Einar Kuusk, Samantha Laurenti, Jarmo Murumaa

Votes: 107

25. The Arbiter (2013)

100 min | Drama

6.1
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A scientist goes mad after his girlfriend's abortion and starts weeding out the 'genetically incompetent'.

Director: Kadri Kõusaar | Stars: Lee Ingleby, Bille Neeve, Sofia Berg-Böhm, Tony Aitken

Votes: 108

26. Ya ne vernus (2014)

110 min | Drama

7.1
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A young woman who grew up in orphanage is longing to be loved, but does not have it in her to love others. Her teenage looks help her while falsely accused of committing a crime to hide in ... See full summary »

Directors: Ilmar Raag, Dmitry Sheleg | Stars: Polina Pushkaruk, Vika Lobachova, Andrey Astrakhantsev, Sergey Yatsenyuk

Votes: 452

27. Polaarpoiss (2016)

97 min | Drama

6.8
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Mattias is a young talented photographer in his final year of secondary school, who has a dream to become a student of the Berlin Arts Academy. He unexpectedly falls in love with a wild ... See full summary »

Director: Anu Aun | Stars: Roland Laos, Jaanika Arum, Eric Simonin, Raivo Adlas

Votes: 142

28. Klassikokkutulek (2016)

90 min | Comedy

6.4
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Three middle aged men are going to their high school reunion after 25 years and the troubles that come with it.

Director: René Vilbre | Stars: Mait Malmsten, Maarja Jakobson, Sofia Fe Soe, Franz Malmsten

Votes: 608

29. Une Estonienne à Paris (2012)

94 min | Drama

6.3
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Anne leaves Estonia to come to Paris and care for Frida, an elderly Estonian lady who emigrated to France long ago. Anne soon realizes that she is not wanted. All Frida wants from life is ... See full summary »

Director: Ilmar Raag | Stars: Jeanne Moreau, Laine Mägi, Patrick Pineau, François Beukelaers

Votes: 620

30. Õnn tuleb magades (2016)

90 min | Drama

4.9
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There are two people who wake up in the same bed one morning, and neither of them has a clue who the other is. Viivi would like to run away and the man is sleeping like a log. Unlike Viivi ... See full summary »

Director: Mart Kivastik | Stars: Katrin Pärn, Tiit Sukk, Thor Tulinius, Katariina Unt

Votes: 74

31. The Spy and the Poet (2016)

95 min | Drama

6.4
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Nobody knows what anybody knows.

Director: Toomas Hussar | Stars: Jan Uuspõld, Rain Tolk, Lana Vatsel, Mari Abel

Votes: 100

32. Sungnan Hwaga (2015)

104 min | Action, Drama, Thriller

5.0
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A hunter and a driver are following an evil killer who fled from South Korea to Estonia.

Director: Kyu-hwan Jeon | Stars: Natallia Bulynia, Alain Garneau, Ha-seok Jo, Moon Jong-won

Votes: 21

33. Viimne reliikvia (1969)

86 min | Adventure, History, Romance

8.1
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A medieval love story with lots of adventures. The times are troubled - there's a revolt of peasants going on. To secure its safety a monastery chases for a relics of a holy Brigitte. A ... See full summary »

Director: Grigori Kromanov | Stars: Aleksandr Goloborodko, Igrida Andrina, Elza Radzina, Rolan Bykov

Votes: 1,050

34. Püha Tõnu kiusamine (2009)

114 min | Drama, Fantasy, Mystery

7.2
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A mid-level manager who develops an aversion to being "good" finds himself confronting the mysteries of middle-age and morality as he loses grasp of what was once his quiet life.

Director: Veiko Õunpuu | Stars: Taavi Eelmaa, Ravshana Kurkova, Tiina Tauraite, Sten Ljunggren

Votes: 1,013 | Gross: $0.00M

35. Mina olin siin (2008)

95 min | Crime, Drama

7.2
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A 17-year-old boy becomes a drug dealer and the decision that draws him into causes turbulent events he can't control.

Director: René Vilbre | Stars: Rasmus Kaljujärv, Doris Tislar, Marilyn Jurman, Hele Kõre

Votes: 898

36. Karu süda (2001)

124 min | Drama, Romance

6.2
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A young Estonian goes to the Siberian Taiga to live as a hunter in a remote forest hut. He hopes to find his true self far from civilisation. The natives he meets introduce him to the myths... See full summary »

Director: Arvo Iho | Stars: Rain Simmul, Dinara Drukarova, Ilyana Pavlova, Külli Teetamm

Votes: 251

37. Kevade (1969)

84 min | Drama

8.3
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Semi-autobiographical story by Oskar Luts about friendship, love and life in a small Estonian country boarding school in the late 1800s. Followed by Suvi (1976) and Sügis (1990).

Director: Arvo Kruusement | Stars: Arno Liiver, Riina Hein, Aare Laanemets, Margus Lepa

Votes: 947

38. Rat King (I) (2012)

94 min | Drama, Thriller

5.3
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In this taut and violent noir thriller, the lines between reality and the game blur as two teenagers become absorbed into a computer game's cryptic and increasingly morbid world.

Director: Petri Kotwica | Stars: Max Ovaska, Julius Lavonen, Outi Mäenpää, Niina Koponen

Votes: 472

39. Kertu (2013)

98 min | Drama, Romance

7.4
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Kertu s life is totally spoiled by an overbearing father, until she opens her heart to an unlikely dream lover.

Director: Ilmar Raag | Stars: Ursula Ratasepp, Mait Malmsten, Leila Säälik, Külliki Saldre

Votes: 750

40. Jan Uuspõld läheb Tartusse (2007)

106 min | Comedy, Drama

6.8
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The well-known but out-of-luck actor Jan Uuspõld sets out to hitchhike through Estonia to Tartu.

Directors: Andres Maimik, Rain Tolk | Stars: Jan Uuspõld, Allar Remma, Veke Ahtiainen, Toomas Kirss

Votes: 623

41. Udensbumba resnajam runcim (2004)

78 min | Family

6.5
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The two sisters' parents have gone abroad to earn the living, so the girls Marta and Linda needs someone to take care of them. For that they have their dictatorial spinster aunt Una, who ... See full summary »

Director: Varis Brasla | Stars: Baiba Broka, Undïne Vïksne, Zane Leimane, Gundars Abolins

Votes: 157

42. Seneca's Day (2016)

106 min | Drama, History, Romance

6.4
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Seneca day "action unfolds on the eve of Independence of Lithuania and in our day. Several eighteen-Soviet period last year set up a Seneca Society, whose members motto "Live every day as ... See full summary »

Director: Kristijonas Vildziunas | Stars: Ina Marija Bartaité, Dainius Gavenonis, Vesta Grabtaite, Elzbieta Latenaite

Votes: 73

43. Out of the Cold (1999)

R | 111 min | Drama

5.6
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An American entertainer and an Estonian woman are torn apart by hate and prejudice.

Director: Aleksandr Buravskiy | Stars: Keith Carradine, Mia Kirshner, Brian Dennehy, Judd Hirsch

Votes: 191

44. M.O.Zh. (2014)

71 min | Horror, Mystery, Thriller

5.1
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A young man is fired from his job at the sea port and begins to stalk his boss and his beautiful wife. After a blood chilling turn of events, he attempts to escape his past by moving into ... See full summary »

Director: Aik Karapetian | Stars: Anta Aizupe, Maxim Lazarev, Aris Rozentals

Votes: 252

45. Leiutajateküla Lotte (2006)

81 min | Animation, Comedy, Family

7.2
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Somewhere in Europe by a great sea stands a small village, where inventing all manner of domestic gadgets is held in great esteem. The villagers organize an annual competition of new ... See full summary »

Directors: Heiki Ernits, Janno Põldma | Stars: Evelin Võigemast, Andero Ermel, Argo Aadli, Lembit Ulfsak

Votes: 321

46. Tõde ja õigus

Drama | Pre-production

Estonia, 1870. The uncompromising new owner of Robber's Rise must battle with hard work, his spiteful neighbor and with his own family and beliefs to transform the poor land into a ... See full summary »

Director: Tanel Toom | Stars: Ester Kuntu, Maiken Schmidt, Priit Võigemast, Priit Loog

47. Delirium (II) (2013)

76 min | Crime, Mystery, Thriller

7.6
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An heir to a shipping fortune wakes up with amnesia. He discovers that his sister has been kidnapped, his father is unwilling to pay the ransom, and Interpol and the Russian mob after him.

Director: Lee Roy Kunz | Stars: Cru Ennis, Lydia Hearst, Chris Kalhoon, Boris Lee Krutonog

Votes: 47

48. Idioot (2011)

132 min | Drama, History

6.5
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A story of a man, whose sincerity becomes a great weapon in a cynical world.

Director: Rainer Sarnet | Stars: Risto Kübar, Katariina Unt, Tambet Tuisk, Ragne Veensalu

Votes: 189

49. Kirsitubakas (2014)

93 min | Romance

6.5
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Cherry Tobacco is about a small-town girl, Laura, who is constantly bored. Her mother gets on her nerves, boys her age are stupid and everything anyone wants to do seems childish. One day ... See full summary »

Directors: Andres Maimik, Katrin Maimik | Stars: Maris Nõlvak, Gert Raudsep, Getter Meresmaa, Anne Reemann

Votes: 376

50. Ausma (2015)

96 min | Drama

6.3
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Propaganda story about a 'Young Pioneer' Pavel Morozov, who denounced his father to Stalin's secret police and was in turn killed by his own family.

Director: Laila Pakalnina | Stars: Vilis Daudzins, Antons Grauds, Andris Keiss, Liena Smukste

Votes: 82