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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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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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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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BEFORE GALLERIES
Griechenland 1999 | 21:00 Min
"Before Galleries" is a documentary on the work of the most important veteran Greek photographer, Kostas Balafas, who has been taking pictures all around Greece from 1936 to present. "Before galleries" is, also, an essay on the Modern Art thoughts, the practice of 20th century photography and...
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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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EROTIC YEARS
Griechenland 1995 | 60:00 Min
40 years of erotic life in Greece in 40 years of Greek cinema. The subject of the film is the evolution of the relationships in the Greek society over the last 40 years (1955-1995), as seen in the movies of that period. With excerpts from popular commercial films and with brief interviews of producers,...
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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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HERCULES, ACHELOOS AND MY GRANNY
Griechenland 1997 | 30:00 Min
Dimitra Koutsiabasakos lives alone in the village of Armatoliko, in the Pindos mountain range, Greece. Next to her house flows the ancient river Acheloos, which divides Armatoliko from the village of Mesochora. Near this place a great dam is being built, a key-work for the diversion of the Acheloos river....
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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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NOBODY CARES ABOUT MY SOUL
Griechenland 2005 | 30:00 Min
The film focuses on two different fire rituals: the Greek Anastenaria at Aghia Eleni and Langadas in Northern Greece, and the Indian Draupadhi ritual in Tamil-Nadu and other places in Southeastern Asia. It dramatizes various versions of the fire-walking ritual in order to reveal the hope of rebirth 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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YANNIS KOUROS
Griechenland 2004 | 73:00 Min
Ultra runners cover incredible distances, many times running for ten days non-stop. For the last 20 years, Yannis Kouros has remained the world champion, having won 152 world titles. As he points out, ultra running is a struggle against both nature and human endurance which takes on almost metaphysical...
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MY CRETAN LEMON TREE (English version)
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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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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SECRET OF THE SNAKE GODDESS (The)
Griechenland 2007 | 52 Min
This is the story of the discovery of Knossos and the Minoans by Sir Arthur Evans - a story as mysterious as the Minoan world itself. Following Canadian archaeologist Alexander MacGillivray, the film travels to Crete, New York, Boston and Toronto, to discover the most famous masterpiece of Minoan art....
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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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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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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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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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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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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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