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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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EPIRUS, ep. 4
Griechenland 1997 | 30 Min
The fourth from a series of five thirty-minute episodes, shot in locations in Epirus and Albania, where original material was filmed for the first time, due to the repressive regime of Ember Hodja in the past. Participated and received awards in International Festivals. It was screened in museums and...
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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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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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EPIRUS, ep. 3
Griechenland 1997 | 30 Min
The third from a series of five thirty-minute episodes, shot in locations in Epirus and Albania, where original material was filmed for the first time, due to the repressive regime of Ember Hodja in the past. Participated and received awards in International Festivals. It was screened in museums and...
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TELEMACHOS KANTHOS
Zypern 1999 | 73 Min
“I live and create in the place I exist. In that way, painting is part of my life…” All the above are some of the words of the Cypriot painter Telemachos Kanthos (the father of painting and engraving in Cyprus in the 20th century). This is his confession in the documentary with the same title. The...
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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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MIMIS KONTOS
Griechenland 2007 | 24:00 Min
What course is there to follow for an artist who - according to his own words - loved life more than art without the slightest compunction? Which may be the dilemmas and enigmas of a painter who had never been under the protection of galleries and art dealers? This documentary film traces and deciphers...
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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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AN ART THAT NOBODY KNEW
Griechenland 1971 | 16 Min
We designed the “Art that no one knew” in order to create an other animation that would originate from the Greek culture. Our first concern was to exceed the prospect that dominates the naturalistic cinema and which got also into animation. Thus we selected figures from Byzantine, post byzantine...
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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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LOUISIANE: LAISSEZ LE BON TEMPS ROULER
Frankreich 1975 | 60 Min
The Cajuns of Louisiana: the golden age of times past. A micro-society with its own cuisine, radio, police, giant rivers, and especially its own music. A film for the TF-1 series "Un monde sans frontieres". [In Cajun French, with Greek subtitles]
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LEFKADA
Griechenland 1958 | 10 Min
An impressionist documentary for Lefkada, the island of Valaoritis and Sikelianos. According to the legend, Sapfo committed suicide from a cliff in the cape of the island. This is the first film from Roviros Manthoulis and the first Greek lyrical documentary. A documentary for the Greek Ministry of...
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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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IRLANDE: LA MEMOIRE D’ UN PEUPLE
Frankreich 1973 | 52 Min
A fascinating journey to the music of Ireland; the country with the harp as its emblem. Fiddles, accordions, harps, pipes and whistles join to demonstrate the power of Irish folk. With performances from Planxty, Tony McMahon, Ceoltoiri Laighean, and The Dubliners. For the series “Un pays, une musique”...
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SARANDIS.
Griechenland 2002 | 11 Min
2 strolls with Sarandis. In 39 hours he will travel to the U.K to study musicology. On the 7th of September 1999. Just a few hours before his departure, a powerful earthquake hits Athens. For more info: http://www.georgessalameh.com/ [In Greek, with English subtitles]
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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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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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CHANIA
Griechenland 2008 | 95 Min
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JERUSALEM. THE CITY OF LOVE_PART II
Griechenland 2009 | 61:00 Min
Take the path walked by Jesus Christ as he traveled through the Holy Land. \\\" The City of Love\\\" leads the viewer into the most significant Greek Orthodox Churches, as wellas to Christ\\\'s birthplace and the regions where he lived and taught, where he was crucified and resurrected, before ascending...
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MY PLACE IN THE DANCE
Griechenland 2006 | 52 Min
Having spent a lifetime as immigrant workers in Germany, the women of Patagi return to Greece to enjoy relative prosperity. However life in their small village is not so idyllic. They are bored and lonely and their only way out is to organize coffee meetings and dancing shows. Their place in the dance...
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