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Welcome to the Greek page of the ONLINEFILM Network
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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DAMO SUZUKI: IMPROVISATIONS FOR A VOICE, A POEM AND A PORTION OF FRIED OKRAS
Griechenland 2008 | 15 Min
A stop over of Damo Suzuki in Greece and his unexpected acquaintance with the language-centered poetry of Andreas Pagoulatos, the depressing humor of Arkas and the voice of Savina Yannatou. The Japanese singer of Can group, the German version of Pink Floyd, recalls the glorious moments of the kraut-rock...
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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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GREEN LINES
Griechenland 2002 | 26:00 Min
Green Lines offers a unique insight into the Cyprus issue and describes how the dividing line, initially a symptom, has turned into one of the main causes for this continuing problem. The arbitrary line (known as the Green Line) has grown into a sociocultural chasm between people who once shared a largely...
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CITY DWELLERS
USA 2003 | 13 Min
A look at the whimsical world Greek American artist Mark Hadjipateras has created with his permanent mosaic installation for New York City’s 28th Street BMT subway station. Drawing on the neigborhood’s history and unique assortment of stores and trades, the film shows the artist’s ability to...
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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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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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PARIAS DE LA HONGRIE (Les)
Frankreich 1989 | 58 Min
A documentary about the life and culture of the Hungarian gypsies. "Their songs wear out the hearts; they sound like wailing bells which come and fade with weeps in the edge of our eyes" (Marie-Laure Le Foulon, TELERAMA). For the series “Les Gitans” of FR-3 and La Sept (ARTE). [In French and...
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THE CHURCH OF AYII KIRIKOS AND LULITTI IN THE VILLAGE OF LETYMBOU - A LIVING MONUMENT
Zypern 2006 | 20:00 Min
A documentary describing the history, the legends and traditions around this historical Byzantine church of the village Letymbou.
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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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EGYPTE: LES MURMURES DES PYRAMIDES
Frankreich 1973 | 52 Min
Copts and Muezzins. A film following the origins and evolution of the music of Egypt; a music which goes back to the era of the pharaohs. Ouds, neys, street singers and belly dancers. From the series "Un pays, une musique". [in Arabic and English, with Greek and French subtitles, and French dubbing]
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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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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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ARGENTINE
Frankreich 1976 | 52 Min
The parallel story of Tango and Peronism; shot in Buenos Aires in the perilous years of the dictatorship and the Tupamaros. Quality Award of the National Film Centre of France. Official representation of the French TV in the European Prix Italia 1976. [In French and Spanish, with Greek subtitles]
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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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JAFFA LA MIENNE
Frankreich 1998 | 52 Min
The Diaspora of Palestinians who were forced out from Jaffa. Fifty years after leaving, the emigrants from Jaffa start visiting again the city they were born. To see the garden of their house, which today has been confiscated, the school, the pharmacy, and all that is left in their old neighbourhood,...
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GERMAN SOLDIERS IN ATHENS (8mm mute)
Deutschland 1942 | 26:00 Min
Unique film footage capturing off-duty Nazi officers in Greece, in the 1940s. Shot by a German officer on 8mm, the film shows segments of the life of a group of German soldiers in Athens. We follow their daily routine and witness how they spend their leisure time. We see them strolling in the city,...
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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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ON THE SUMMIT (Stin Korfi)
Griechenland 2010 | 52 Min
A documentary about Psiloritis, the mountain-symbol of Crete. Is it possible to sum up the peculiar, passionate, unconventional and often contradictory nature of Cretan people? Only if you look in the right place... We tried the one-acre rocky land on the top of the island\'s highest mountain, the...
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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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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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