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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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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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EPIRUS, ep. 2
Griechenland 1997 | 30 Min
The second 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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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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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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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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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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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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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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LOVELY BIG VETA
Griechenland 2000 | 23:00 Min
Betini, well-known actress and lyricist, tells the story of her life to the camera and how, despite her bulk, she managed through humor to make a career in entertainment. [In Greek, with English subtitles]
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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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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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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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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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TRIUMPH OVER TIME
Griechenland 1947 | 42:00 Min
In 1947, the American School of Classical Studies at Athens commissioned a color movie entitled Triumph over Time to accompany its fundraising campaign. Directed by the archaeologist Oscar Broneer and produced by numismatist Margaret Thompson with the aid of staff from Fox Studios, the documentary shows...
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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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ALL-WEATHER MAN (AN)
Griechenland 2004 | 62 Min
A portrait of the famous Greek comedian Thanassis Vengos that covers all the stages of his prolific career through the testimonies of his relatives and associates. [In Greek]
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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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PLEASE LISTEN TO ME
Griechenland 2008 | 52 Min
Costa’s deep desire to go to a mainstream high school and not to a school for the disabled reveals how differently the members of his family comprehend, experience and manage Costa’s physical disability. The film follows the psychological anguish, the dilemmas and conflicts that the choice of school...
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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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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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