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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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OUT OF THE BLACKS INTO THE BLUES: THE BLUES OF THE SOUTH
Frankreich 1973 | 52:00 Min
The first part of the "Out of the blacks into the blues" mini-series. "From the first images of the film, of the black convicts who sing while working, the tone has been given. The tone of authenticity and of the genuine austerity of the images. Plain beauty; fascinating." (J. Demetre, JAZZ-HOT) With:...
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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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OUT OF THE BLACKS INTO THE BLUES: A WAY TO ESCAPE FROM THE GHETTO
Frankreich 1973 | 52:00 Min
The second part of the "Out of the blacks into the blues" mini-series. "From the first images of the film, of the black convicts who sing while working, the tone has been given. The tone of authenticity and of the genuine austerity of the images. Plain beauty; fascinating." (J. Demetre, JAZZ-HOT) With:...
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FACES OF ELECTRA
Griechenland 2002 | 43 Min
Trailing Morfes Ekfrasis a theatre group, performing 27 times Sophocles’ Electra (July – October 2001), all over Greece, in ancient theatres and in basketball yards, discovering step by step the relation between the actors and the main character “Electra”, we come closer to tragedy, contemporary...
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BANQUET OF THE DEAD (The)
Griechenland 1999 | 42 Min
Once a year, in the mountain villages of the Caucasus in Georgia, families gather in the cemeteries: during one whole day they eat, drink and sing -a feast in remembrance of the dead. In the meantime, in Athens, Greece, 78years old Sofia, a Pontus immigrant from the former USSR, calls her grandson...
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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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ASIA MINOR OVER AGAIN
Türkei 2008 | 55 Min
With this documentary film, today in 2008, we are trying to review the World War II time relationship of Greece that was involved in the war and Turkey, which was never officially involved in the war. We try to evaluate something that was missed in the searches until the present day. In fact, the adventure...
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RESURFACE
Griechenland 2007 | 62:00 Min
Alexander Taxildaris is 25 years old. He was left a quadriplegic after a diving accident four years ago. Since then, he has been swimming competitively. In order to transform his handicap into an opportunity he is participating in the Athens 2004 Paralympic Games. In the swimming-pool, Maria, his coach,...
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THE CALL OF THE MOUNTAIN
Griechenland 2009 | 52:00 Min
The story of a man who abandons his wife and eight-year-old son in Athens following the murder of his cousin, Ilias, in the White Mountains of Crete.Returning to the small, remote community where he grew up, Yiannis confronts his past and pledges to honour his cousin by tending the family herd.He struggles...
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NOUVEAUX CASTILLIANS (Les)
Frankreich 1989 | 67 Min
"The people who sing the most are the ones that have suffered the most. This documentary pierces like a drill to the soul of flamenco and shows how much attached the gypsies are to their cultural heritage." Marie-Laure Le Foulon, TELERAMA [In Greek and Spanish, with Greek subtitles]
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GOD ON THE HORIZON
Griechenland 2007 | 28:00 Min
Emotion Pictures wanted to give the opportunity to children with disability to get acquainted with cinema. Students of the Ilion Special High School participated in this workshop with the aim to create a documentary film. The film director Lena Voudouri was in charge of the workshop, in collaboration...
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THE SCHOOL
Griechenland 2001 | 58:00 Min
In a primary school in the centre of Athens, almost half of the students are Turkish speaking Muslims. In an environment of political and social prejudice, a group of teachers are trying to set up a “normal” school for both Muslim and Christian communities. Τhe documentary follows the life in...
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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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PAINTING (The)
Griechenland 2005 | 33:00 Min
Kimmo Timonen is a Finnish artist, living in an old farm house surrounded by forests and lakes. Kimmo is painting.He challenges the painting by molesting it, he appeases it, tries to make it collaborate. He takes the painting to have a swim, to a campfire, to the nature. He paints the painting and himself...
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BARREL MAKER FROM MANI, GREECE (A)
Griechenland 2005 | 50 Min
The art of barrel-making, an art which was flourishing in the first half of the twentieth century in Greece but now which has almost been disappeared, is presented through testimonies of veteran barrel-makers, who have worked in the forests of Taygetus and in Pripitsa Exohoriou (formely Androuvista)...
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BERCEUSES QUI REVEILLENT (Les)
Frankreich 1986 | 16 Min
Marion Williams, Joan Baez and Rosa Balistreri. Their sweet melodies seek to awake the conscience of the people. A film for the "20th Century Blues" series of the French National Audiovisual Institute. [In English and Italian, with Greek and French 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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FIGHTING THE FIRES
Griechenland 2008 | 42 Min
The experience of a raft guides team that operates in the Alfios River, Greece and volunteers to help extinguish the fire that threats the nearby villages, during the summer of 2007. There is an ongoing war through the fire front with air coverage of helicopters and airplanes. The team learns from...
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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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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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