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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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COOBER PEDY: WHITE MAN IN THE HOLE
Griechenland 2007 | 44:00 Min
A film about opal mining. In the desert of South Australia lies the village Coober Pedy, with a population of 3,500 and a Greek Community which was formed in the fifties, during the big immigrant wave from Greece to Australia. At the time there was no village and the 50-60 degree heat presented a serious...
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EPIRUS, ep. 2
Griechenland 1997 | 30 Min
The second 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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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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FALSIFIED EXPECTATIONS
Griechenland 2000 | 30:00 Min
Words and images on the things that are not the way they should be a film inspired by the school student movement addressing the utopias and aspirations of adolescents. Thousands of high school students go out in the streets, demanding changes in the education system proposed by the state and in the...
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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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YEAR OF SOCRATES, eps. 7-9
Griechenland 2001 | 30 Min
The last three 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 Cultural...
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THE CALL OF THE MOUNTAIN
Griechenland 2009 | 52:00 Min
The story of a man who abandons his wife and eight-year-old son in Athens following the murder of his cousin, Ilias, in the White Mountains of Crete.Returning to the small, remote community where he grew up, Yiannis confronts his past and pledges to honour his cousin by tending the family herd.He struggles...
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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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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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SAHRAOUIS EN ATTENTE (Les)
Frankreich 1990 | 52 Min
An illegal "city-state" south of the Algerian Sahara. Inhabited by the Sahraouis from West Sahara who, because of the war in their country, have moved to the other side of the Moroccan borders waiting for a referendum which will determine the fate of their country. A Human Rights documentary co-produced...
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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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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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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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ALL-WEATHER MAN (AN)
Griechenland 2004 | 62 Min
A portrait of the famous Greek comedian Thanassis Vengos that covers all the stages of his prolific career through the testimonies of his relatives and associates. [In Greek]
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ARIS VELOUCHIOTIS - THE DILLEMA
Griechenland 1981 | 113 Min
Mε κύριο πρόσωπο τη μορφή του πρωτοκαπετάνιου του EΛAΣ Άρη Bελουχιώτη,...
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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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YEMEN: DU HAUT DE L' ARABIE
Frankreich 1973 | 52 Min
Mountain warriors and Bedouins. Arabic music in the highlands. A film for the series "Un pays, une musique". [In French, with Greek and French subtitles, and French dubbing]
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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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THE SCHOOL
Griechenland 2001 | 58:00 Min
In a primary school in the centre of Athens, almost half of the students are Turkish speaking Muslims. In an environment of political and social prejudice, a group of teachers are trying to set up a “normal” school for both Muslim and Christian communities. Τhe documentary follows the life in...
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THIS IS LONDON 1939-2005
Griechenland 2006 | 28 Min
On December 31st of 2005, the Greek Radio of BBC fell silent, after 66 years of continuous broadcasting; sacrificed, together with eight other European Services, due to different BBC priorities, like the development of its services in Arab languages, for obvious geo-political reasons. On June 6th...
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