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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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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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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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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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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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LOUISIANE: LAISSEZ LE BON TEMPS ROULER
Frankreich 1975 | 60 Min
The Cajuns of Louisiana: the golden age of times past. A micro-society with its own cuisine, radio, police, giant rivers, and especially its own music. A film for the TF-1 series "Un monde sans frontieres". [In Cajun French, with Greek subtitles]
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NICOS NICOLAIDES - THE COLOR OF THE SOUL
Zypern 2003 | 66:00 Min
A biographical documentary for the Cypriot author and pictorial Nico Nikolaides, who lived and created in Cyprus, Greece and Egypt.
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AGATHI CHRYSAFI
Griechenland 2006 | 13 Min
Agathi Chrysafi is an old lady living in a village in a small village in Lesvos Island, Greece. Her life is made up of ordinary activities such as: collecting olives, herbages and helping her son in his cafe. When she feels like, she paints the inner walls of her home. The stairs, the kitchen, her bedroom,...
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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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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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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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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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On The Summit
Griechenland 2010 | 52:00 Min
Μια ταινία για το βουνό-σύμβολο της Κρήτης, τον Ψηλορείτη, και...
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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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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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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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HONGRIE: L' APPEL AUX SOURCES
Frankreich 1974 | 52 Min
A youth in search for an identity. A documentary on Hungarian music. For the series "Un pays une musique". [In French and Hungarian, with Greek and French subtitles]
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Socrates
Griechenland 2001 | 20:00 Min
A twenty-minute documentary on Socrates accompanying the ?Year of the Socrates? series. The film is based on ancient Greek texts and is presented by Yiannis Fertis. It was screened at the European Cultural Centre of Delphi, as well as in museums and university libraries in the USA and Europe. [In...
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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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BORDER (The)
Griechenland 2007 | 55:00 Min
Migration through the Greek-Albanian borderline is defined from a constant flow of people and goods from the one side of the border to the other, legal or illegal. This flow ignores the line that divides the two national states and creates networks of economic and social relations. The phenomenon id...
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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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