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Greece.ONLINEFILM.org is an online distribution platform for Greek documentaries.

From the history of archaeology to modern Greece, our films cover a wide range of subjects related to Greek history, archaeology, art, science, as well as current society and politics.

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LOG BOOKS: GEORGE SEFERIS
Griechenland 2001 | 70:00 Min
A journey into the poetry and thought of George Seferis. The wanderings of a tireless voyager in places, texts, music, films, people, successive layers of experience that accumulate on a rich foundation of significant and insignificant things before they are translated into this other language, Poetry....
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AGATHI CHRYSAFI
Griechenland 2006 | 13 Min
Agathi Chrysafi is an old lady living in a village in a small village in Lesvos Island, Greece. Her life is made up of ordinary activities such as: collecting olives, herbages and helping her son in his cafe. When she feels like, she paints the inner walls of her home. The stairs, the kitchen, her bedroom,...
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BIRTHDAY PARTY
Griechenland 1995 | 70 Min
Imagine Leila, a bourgeois-girl from Bucharest facing a very difficult situation because her family imposes her a fiance. Then, think of Lilly from Athens, who is torn between her love for the hot-tempered gypsy Mirka and her love for Paulo the rich factory director. Last, look at Aishe from Istanbul,...
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HERCULES, ACHELOOS AND MY GRANNY
Griechenland 1997 | 30:00 Min
Dimitra Koutsiabasakos lives alone in the village of Armatoliko, in the Pindos mountain range, Greece. Next to her house flows the ancient river Acheloos, which divides Armatoliko from the village of Mesochora. Near this place a great dam is being built, a key-work for the diversion of the Acheloos river....
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YEAR OF SOCRATES, eps. 7-9
Griechenland 2001 | 30 Min
The last three from a series of nine ten–minute dramatized documentary films about Socrates, with the participation of distinguished scholars of the international scene. The “Year of Socrates” participated and received awards in International Festivals. It was screened at the European Cultural...
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CYPRUS ON THE SILK ROUTES
Zypern 1997 | 50 Min
This documentary film concerns the Cyprus silk industry, which has played an important role in the economic life of the island throughout the centuries. Although silk appeared in Cyprus from the Byzantine times, the period in which this material predominated in the “Silk Routes” is mainly from the...
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BLANCS ONT LE BLUES (Les) (Trailer)
Frankreich 1986 | 15 Min
The wonderful voices of two white blues musicians. The only whites who can really sing the blues: John Mayal from England, and Karen Dalton (with a voice resembling Billy Holliday's) from the States. A film for the "20th Century Blues" series of the French National Audiovisual Institute. [In English,...
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BORDER (The)
Griechenland 2007 | 55:00 Min
Migration through the Greek-Albanian borderline is defined from a constant flow of people and goods from the one side of the border to the other, legal or illegal. This flow ignores the line that divides the two national states and creates networks of economic and social relations. The phenomenon id...
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SKETCHES OF CYPRIOT LITERATURE FIGURES
Zypern 2000 | 92:08 Min
This documentary, as stated in the title/ as the title reveals, has as subject the newest literature of Cyprus. It covers through time the largest part of the period during the English occupancy, and more specifically from the last decade of the 19th century up until the World War 2. The literacy of...
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SUMMER LIGHTING
Griechenland 2004 | 81:00 Min
In a Cretan village, a small hotel forgotten by tourists. For years, the family of owners have been photographing the same seascape in the obstinate hope that one day they will capture "summer lighting" their own "green ray". But then the guests arrive - those strange, hurried, fickle beings... The tourists...
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MAN WHO DISTURBED THE UNIVERSE (The)
Griechenland 2000 | 52 Min
The Chania Mental Institution [Crete]. A group of mental patients is our host at the "Citizen's Assembly", the place they meet and deal daily - where some ask for money and others ask for speech. The place where they handle their beauty and their relationship very well indeed. Another group of former...
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THE LIMASSOL CARNIVAL
Zypern 2006 | 23:00 Min
A documentary referring to the history of the Limassol carnival, through archive material, and interviews.
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GAUCHOS DE GUEMES (Les)
Frankreich 1976 | 52 Min
The "other" Argentine; of the pampas, the Spanish landlords and the Indian serfs. Shot near the borders of Chile and Bolivia. For the series "Monde sans frontieres" of TF-1. [In Spanish and French, with Greek subtitles, and French dubbing]
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HOUSE OF CAIN (The)
Griechenland 2001 | 52:00 Min
The film's subject is murder; its heroes are seven ordinary men and women who committed such an act. In his own way, each one of the characters - six prison inmates, their guard and one former prisoner- encircle the irrevocable act, which embodies the absurd and crushes their existence. The House of...
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GERMAN SOLDIERS IN ATHENS (8mm mute)
Deutschland 1942 | 26:00 Min
Unique film footage capturing off-duty Nazi officers in Greece, in the 1940s. Shot by a German officer on 8mm, the film shows segments of the life of a group of German soldiers in Athens. We follow their daily routine and witness how they spend their leisure time. We see them strolling in the city,...
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RESCAPES DE L' HISTOIRE (Les)
Frankreich 1977 | 52:00 Min
An introverted film which searches the identity of the Greeks after the shrinkage of Greece and the immigration, following the Asia Minor Catastrophe. Shot mainly in Mani and the suburbs of Piraeus and with the personal and musical testimony of Dionissis Savopoulos. A film for the series \"Monde Sans...
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DREAMING OF ZHEJIANG
Griechenland 2004 | 30:00 Min
The documentary is a road-boat movie in six typical cities of Zhejiang Province in South-Eastern China. The journey starts from Hangzhou, a modern city and ends in Xitang, an ancient water-town in a hide-and-seek game between the camera and Qin Qin, a little girl who prefers to take a walk to the old...
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NOUS SOMMES DEUX
Frankreich 1970 | 17:00 Min
Prison songs, in Paris. Mikis Theodorakis, free at last, is leaving from the prison of Oropos and flies to Paris. The same night, with George Moustaki, he translates to French the songs he wrote in prison. The camera follows them. This is a special moment in the life of the two artists. [In French,...
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YEAR OF SOCRATES, eps. 4-6
Griechenland 2001 | 30 Min
The fourth, fifth and sixth from a series of nine ten–minute dramatized documentary films about Socrates, with the participation of distinguished scholars of the international scene. The “Year of Socrates” participated and received awards in International Festivals. It was screened at the European...
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MY CRETAN LEMON TREE
Türkei 2007 | 42:00 Min
The story is about two immigrant women; Yurdanur and Malvina. Malvina's parents exchanged from Alacati, Izmir and settled on land of exchanged Turks in Heraklion-Crete. And Yurdanur's parents exchanged from Heraklion-Crete and settled on land of exchanged Greek in Izmir. Yurdanur is in her 60's and...
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