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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.

We daily upload new movies so do visit frequently our website.

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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OUT OF THE BLACKS INTO THE BLUES: A WAY TO ESCAPE FROM THE GHETTO
Frankreich 1973 | 52:00 Min
The second 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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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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GOD ON THE HORIZON
Griechenland 2007 | 28:00 Min
Emotion Pictures wanted to give the opportunity to children with disability to get acquainted with cinema. Students of the Ilion Special High School participated in this workshop with the aim to create a documentary film. The film director Lena Voudouri was in charge of the workshop, in collaboration...
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LOG BOOKS: GEORGE SEFERIS
Griechenland 2001 | 70:00 Min
A journey into the poetry and thought of George Seferis. The wanderings of a tireless voyager in places, texts, music, films, people, successive layers of experience that accumulate on a rich foundation of significant and insignificant things before they are translated into this other language, Poetry....
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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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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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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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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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