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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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EARTHQUAKE
Griechenland 2003 | 54:00 Min
In 1953, one of the world’s most powerful earthquakes destroyed the islands of the Ionian Sea, Greece. Two amateur cameramen happened to be there, recording what they saw on film. EARTHQUAKE is a documentary based on this footage- shot before and after the disaster. We watch the island’s...
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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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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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IRLANDE: LA MEMOIRE D’ UN PEUPLE
Frankreich 1973 | 52 Min
A fascinating journey to the music of Ireland; the country with the harp as its emblem. Fiddles, accordions, harps, pipes and whistles join to demonstrate the power of Irish folk. With performances from Planxty, Tony McMahon, Ceoltoiri Laighean, and The Dubliners. For the series “Un pays, une musique”...
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WHAT TIME IS IT?
Griechenland 2007 | 26:00 Min
Birds of a feather flock together: they are the same age, have almost the same weight, the same round, massive, balding head, not a penny to their name and the same penchant for alcohol. What's more, they have always known each other. So, when Christos offers to lodge Elias, he accepts right away. Yet,...
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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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OLIVESCAPES
Griechenland 2001 | 17 Min
12 people narrate their relationship with the olive tree. The countour of the tree emerges from their storytelling. For more info: http://www.georgessalameh.com/ [In Greek, with English subtitles]
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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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DREAMING OF ZHEJIANG
Griechenland 2004 | 30:00 Min
The documentary is a road-boat movie in six typical cities of Zhejiang Province in South-Eastern China. The journey starts from Hangzhou, a modern city and ends in Xitang, an ancient water-town in a hide-and-seek game between the camera and Qin Qin, a little girl who prefers to take a walk to the old...
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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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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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HERCULES, ACHELOOS AND MY GRANNY
Griechenland 1997 | 30:00 Min
Dimitra Koutsiabasakos lives alone in the village of Armatoliko, in the Pindos mountain range, Greece. Next to her house flows the ancient river Acheloos, which divides Armatoliko from the village of Mesochora. Near this place a great dam is being built, a key-work for the diversion of the Acheloos river....
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MY CRETAN LEMON TREE
Türkei 2007 | 42:00 Min
The story is about two immigrant women; Yurdanur and Malvina. Malvina's parents exchanged from Alacati, Izmir and settled on land of exchanged Turks in Heraklion-Crete. And Yurdanur's parents exchanged from Heraklion-Crete and settled on land of exchanged Greek in Izmir. Yurdanur is in her 60's and...
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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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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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JERUSALEM. THE CITY OF LOVE_PART II
Griechenland 2009 | 61:00 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...
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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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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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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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