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Welcome to the Greek page of the ONLINEFILM Network
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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PARIAS DE LA HONGRIE (Les)
Frankreich 1989 | 58 Min
A documentary about the life and culture of the Hungarian gypsies. "Their songs wear out the hearts; they sound like wailing bells which come and fade with weeps in the edge of our eyes" (Marie-Laure Le Foulon, TELERAMA). For the series “Les Gitans” of FR-3 and La Sept (ARTE). [In French and...
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HONGRIE: L' APPEL AUX SOURCES
Frankreich 1974 | 52 Min
A youth in search for an identity. A documentary on Hungarian music. For the series "Un pays une musique". [In French and Hungarian, with Greek and French subtitles]
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PATRIS
Griechenland 2008 | 63:00 Min
A rainy day at the Industrial Museum of Syros, Greece, the Museum's director, collects information on an old shipwreck. He then sails with his team of divers to the island of Kea, in the Cyclades. A wreck is located at a depth of 55 meters: a steam engine paddle ship - a timemachine that takes us back...
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THE CHURCH OF AYII KIRIKOS AND LULITTI IN THE VILLAGE OF LETYMBOU - A LIVING MONUMENT
Zypern 2006 | 20:00 Min
A documentary describing the history, the legends and traditions around this historical Byzantine church of the village Letymbou.
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AUSTRALIE: THE OUTBACK
Frankreich 1979 | 52 Min
Inland Australia. Inhabited by native Aboriginals, opal miners, and stockmen. Where every ranch is larger than Switzerland... A film for the TF-1 series "Un monde sans frontieres". [In English, with Greek subtitles and French dubbing]
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QUALITY OF LIGHT (A)
USA 1989 | 56:00 Min
Portraits of Theodore Stamos, Chryssa, Stephen Antonakos, and Nassos Daphnis. They discuss their work, their lives, and how their Greek background has influenced their work. Shot in the US & Greece.
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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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THE MORE YOU SPEAK...THE MORE YOU CRY
Griechenland 2007 | 75:00 Min
Three anthropologists, a historian, an islamist and a lot of Pomaks guide us to the mountain range of Rhodope in the Balkans so that we may get familiar with the population of the Pomaks, their history, their culture, their problems, their fears and their hopes. The Pomaks live in the mountains of Rhodope,...
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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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FAITH IS ROCK
Griechenland 2004 | 48 Min
The documentary is about a group of Greek Orthodox monks who live in a monastery north of Athens and who, when they are not praying and meditating, are up on stage singing rock music, signing autographs, releasing cds and performing in video clips.Who are these monks with the platinum records, whose...
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SUGARTOWN: THE BRIDEGROOMS
Griechenland 2006 | 81:00 Min
In the Greek village of Sugar Town, men have a serious problem. Women are fleeing the area in search of work or marriage in the big cities, leaving them behind- and lonely. Fully aware of this situation, the astute mayor of Sugar Town promises to find the men wives, as part of his re-election campaign....
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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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WALTER THE GREEK
Griechenland 2005 | 64 Min
Walter Lassallyi is not only one of the most important cinematographers of the international cinema of the post war years but also one of the most important contributors of the Free cinema. In 1955 he collaborated with Michel Kakogianni and at the same time he began his long-lasting relationship with...
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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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EARTHQUAKE
Griechenland 2003 | 54:00 Min
In 1953, one of the world’s most powerful earthquakes destroyed the islands of the Ionian Sea, Greece. Two amateur cameramen happened to be there, recording what they saw on film. EARTHQUAKE is a documentary based on this footage- shot before and after the disaster. We watch the island’s...
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CITY DWELLERS
USA 2003 | 13 Min
A look at the whimsical world Greek American artist Mark Hadjipateras has created with his permanent mosaic installation for New York City’s 28th Street BMT subway station. Drawing on the neigborhood’s history and unique assortment of stores and trades, the film shows the artist’s ability to...
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OLIVESCAPES
Griechenland 2001 | 17 Min
12 people narrate their relationship with the olive tree. The countour of the tree emerges from their storytelling. For more info: http://www.georgessalameh.com/ [In Greek, with English subtitles]
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BLUES ENTRE LES DENTS (Le)
Frankreich 1972 | 85 Min
“Authentic. The blues veterans are dying slowly in the shadow of the ghettoes and – as Fellini did with the clowns – Manthoulis went to collect their last sighs. A wise mosaic, from Harlem to New Orleans: talks, documents, fiction scenes, prison songs.” (Jacques Loew, LE POINT) With: Brownie...
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FETE DES CALLENDES (La)
Griechenland 1976 | 52 Min
A musical which recreates the feast of Calends, a Byzantine celebration which was held over a thousand years ago in Konstantinoupolis, during the New Year's Eve. With an impressive cast which includes among others, Thanassis Veggos, Despo Diamantidou, Katia Dandoulaki and Vassilis Tzivilicas. A Greco/French...
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YANNIS RITSOS
Griechenland 1985 | 50 Min
A portrait of Greece from 1936 to 1974, drawn from the life and poetry of Yannis Ritsos; with the participation of the poet himself and Mikis Theodorakis. Poetry reading from Ritsos, shootings in the enchanting Monemvasia and a rich archival material, compose a film which recounts also the story of modern...
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