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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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APHRODITE
Zypern 2008 | 50 Min
Α 50-minute documentary titled “Aphrodite: a Great Mediterranean Goddess”, highlights the main sights of interest, museums archaeological sites and cultural events of nine Aphrodite Network member-cities in Cyprus, Malta and Greece. A journey along the sea routes of the Mediterranean, in search...
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The Box
Griechenland 2004 | 11:00 Min
While unearthing an icon of the Holy Madonna in her small apartment, an elderly Greek woman sighs that she is in the inevitable winter of her life. She studies a textbook of the French language, which she used to have a thorough command of, but unfortunately let slide. She hardly reads anymore, either,...
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T4 TROUBLE
Griechenland 2009 | 108:00 Min
This is a film about the life and music of Theodore (Terry) Papadinas, a charismatic and talented Greek-American rock musician whom we meet at the age of 56 as an angry and desperate man. A victim of abuse in his childhood, a subject of social isolation through subsequent migrations, he was during the...
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ELIAS PETROPOULOS
Griechenland 2005 | 61:00 Min
\"I present the world through a different perspective than what we were taught at school or in the army. I believe that we each have the right to see society with our own eyes. Personally, I am more interested in the Devil than in God\". Elias Petropoulos A restless and inquisitive spirit, a...
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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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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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THIS IS LONDON 1939-2005
Griechenland 2006 | 28 Min
On December 31st of 2005, the Greek Radio of BBC fell silent, after 66 years of continuous broadcasting; sacrificed, together with eight other European Services, due to different BBC priorities, like the development of its services in Arab languages, for obvious geo-political reasons. On June 6th...
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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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COOBER PEDY: WHITE MAN IN THE HOLE
Griechenland 2007 | 44:00 Min
A film about opal mining. In the desert of South Australia lies the village Coober Pedy, with a population of 3,500 and a Greek Community which was formed in the fifties, during the big immigrant wave from Greece to Australia. At the time there was no village and the 50-60 degree heat presented a serious...
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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 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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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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WHAT TIME IS IT?
Griechenland 2007 | 26:00 Min
Birds of a feather flock together: they are the same age, have almost the same weight, the same round, massive, balding head, not a penny to their name and the same penchant for alcohol. What's more, they have always known each other. So, when Christos offers to lodge Elias, he accepts right away. Yet,...
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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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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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MELINA RETROUVE LA GRECE
Frankreich 1968 | 17 Min
A film for the exile and the the spread of the music of the chased Theodorakis. Melina Merkouri, who has just finished with the musical "Illya Darling" at the Broadway, settles in Paris. There, surrounded by Theodorakis' musicians, she performs the songs that Mikis sends her secretly from Greece. A...
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VIE EST UN SPECTACLE (La)
Frankreich 1979 | 55 Min
This film is a personal glance over more than a decade of "television-verite" in France (1956-1968), through the live broadcasts, current events programs, reports, games, etc. The memory of a time, the signs of a society. [In French, with Greek subtitles]
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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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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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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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