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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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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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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. 4-6
Griechenland 2001 | 30 Min
The fourth, fifth and sixth 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...
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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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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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JERUSALEM. THE CITY OF LOVE_PART I
Griechenland 2009 | 60:00 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 to...
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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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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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COUNTRY MUSIC (La)
Frankreich 1974 | 52 Min
“The 55 minutes of this documentary unfold with the rhythm of images of another era and with melodies of bell ringers who struck their fingers on strings which moan accompanying long ballads.” (Maurice Achard, LE QUOTIDIEN DE PARIS) For the series “Un pays, une musique“. [In English, with...
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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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BLANCS ONT LE BLUES (Les) (Trailer)
Frankreich 1986 | 15 Min
The wonderful voices of two white blues musicians. The only whites who can really sing the blues: John Mayal from England, and Karen Dalton (with a voice resembling Billy Holliday's) from the States. A film for the "20th Century Blues" series of the French National Audiovisual Institute. [In English,...
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SUMMER LIGHTING
Griechenland 2004 | 81:00 Min
In a Cretan village, a small hotel forgotten by tourists. For years, the family of owners have been photographing the same seascape in the obstinate hope that one day they will capture "summer lighting" their own "green ray". But then the guests arrive - those strange, hurried, fickle beings... The tourists...
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MOUNT FALAKRO
Griechenland 2007 | 29 Min
Train stations, sleep, memories, Orestis’ forefathers, a gaidas tone, witnesses to civil war, the patter of snow on mount Falakro, uproar at the Nestos delta, bear tracks, roadside stories, all fragments, all a pilgrimage, all verses from Theodoris song. I offer my memories of mount Falakro in a...
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ATHENE
Griechenland 1995 | 36:00 Min
The film depicts the life at the Athens Railway station in the spring of 1995. The camera focuses on the station\'s \'tenants\', Antonia, Florakis and George... [In Greek, with English subtitles]
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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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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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EPIRUS, ep. 5
Griechenland 1997 | 30 Min
The fifth 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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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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GRECE OU LE CRI DU SILENCE (La)
Frankreich 1974 | 52 Min
A film about the origins of the music of Mikis Theodorakis. Little before the fall of the dictatorship of the colonels, Roviros Manthoulis shoots Mikis' concerts in France and Fotis Mestheneos records the Greek music in Greece. For the series "Un pays, une musique" of ORTF-3. [In Greek and French,...
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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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