Documentary Movies
Louis Theroux: Shooting Joe Exotic

Louis Theroux: Shooting Joe Exotic

Louis Theroux: Shooting Joe Exotic
IMDb: 6.8
89

This special sees Louis travel to America to investigate the story of a man who has become one of the most controversial and captivating icons of recent times: the gun-toting,…

Genre: Documentary
Misha and the Wolves

Misha and the Wolves

Misha and the Wolves
IMDb: 6.7
90

A woman’s Holocaust memoir takes the world by storm, but a fallout with her publisher-turned-detective reveals her story as an audacious deception created to hide a darker truth.

Schumacher

Schumacher

Schumacher
IMDb: 8.1
112

Through exclusive interviews and archival footage, this documentary traces an intimate portrait of seven-time Formula 1 champion Michael Schumacher.

Bitchin’: The Sound and Fury of Rick James

Bitchin’: The Sound and Fury of Rick James

Bitchin’: The Sound and Fury of Rick James
IMDb: 7.2
112

This profile of legendary funk/R&B icon Rick James captures the peaks and valleys of his storied career to reveal a complicated and rebellious soul, driven to share his talent with…

Too Soon: Comedy After 9/11

Too Soon: Comedy After 9/11

Too Soon: Comedy After 9/11
IMDb: 6.5
90

Tragedy + Time + Comedy = Healing. From the immediate aftermath of 9/11 to today stand-up comedians, talk-show hosts, sketch performers, television animators and other entertainers have used often-controversial jokes…

Tales of the Uncanny

Tales of the Uncanny

Tales of the Uncanny
IMDb: 7.2
104

Severin Films chief David Gregory and House Of Psychotic Women author Kier-La Janisse query a global roster of more than 60 horror writers, directors and scholars that include Eli Roth,…

Awaken

Awaken

Awaken
IMDb: 6
74

A documentary film exploring humanity’s relationship with technology and with the natural world. Shot over a 5-year period in more than 30 countries, the film pioneers new timelapse, time-dilation, underwater,…

Detainee 001

Detainee 001

Detainee 001
IMDb: 6.9
88

A deep dive into the mysteries that led a young American man name John Walker Lindh, who became known as the “American Taliban,” to the battlefield in Afghanistan fighting alongside…

Genre: Documentary
Kill Chain: The Cyber War on America’s Elections

Kill Chain: The Cyber War on America’s Elections

Kill Chain: The Cyber War on America’s Elections
IMDb: 7.6
91

In advance of the 2020 Presidential election, Kill Chain: The Cyber War on America’s Elections takes a deep dive into the weaknesses of today’s election technology, investigating the startling vulnerabilities…

Genre: Documentary
Chichinette: The Accidental Spy

Chichinette: The Accidental Spy

Chichinette: The Accidental Spy
IMDb: 7
86

When it seems that all the stories about World War II have already been told, a new one is often found. Marthe Cohn is a French Jew, whose life resembles…

Last Call: The Shutdown of NYC Bars

Last Call: The Shutdown of NYC Bars

Last Call: The Shutdown of NYC Bars
IMDb: 6.9
60

The hospitality industry is the artistic heartbeat of New York. Thousands of artists, musicians, and actors flock to Queens to work in the service industry to supplement their dreams. In…

Genre: Documentary
Untold: Breaking Point

Untold: Breaking Point

Untold: Breaking Point
IMDb: 7.5
79

Under pressure to continue a winning tradition in American tennis, Mardy Fish faced mental health challenges that changed his life on and off the court.

Tripping with Nils Frahm

Tripping with Nils Frahm

Tripping with Nils Frahm
IMDb: 8
87

An illustration of Nils Frahm’s lauded ability as a composer and passionate live artist as well as the enchanting atmosphere of his already legendary Funkhaus shows.

Lions of Crocodile River

Lions of Crocodile River

Lions of Crocodile River
IMDb: 7.4
N/A

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Stuntwomen: The Untold Hollywood Story

Stuntwomen: The Untold Hollywood Story

Stuntwomen: The Untold Hollywood Story
IMDb: 6.9
84

Chronicles the lives of women who perform the stunts in some of Hollywood’s biggest action sequences — from the early days of silent movies to today’s blockbusters.

Genre: Documentary
Happier than Ever: A Love Letter to Los Angeles

Happier than Ever: A Love Letter to Los Angeles

Happier than Ever: A Love Letter to Los Angeles
IMDb: 7.5
65

Fresh off the heels of her brand-new album, “Happier Than Ever,” this cinematic concert experience features an intimate performance of every song in the album’s sequential order – for the…

The Conservation Game

The Conservation Game

The Conservation Game
IMDb: 7.5
110

Retired Ohio police officer, Tim Harrison, stumbles upon a bombshell discovery when he suspects that the world’s most famous celebrity conservationists may be secretly connected to the big cat trade.

Genre: Documentary
L’Envers du sport: Hockey sur liasses

L’Envers du sport: Hockey sur liasses

L’Envers du sport: Hockey sur liasses
IMDb: 7.2
85

They were the bad boys of hockey — a team bought by a man with mob ties, run by his 17-year-old son, and with a rep for being as violent…

Viking Warrior Women

Viking Warrior Women

Viking Warrior Women
IMDb: 5.5
44

Using original excavation data combined with cutting edge computer graphics, we recreate the grave of a mighty viking warrior woman as never seen before.

Sisters with Transistors

Sisters with Transistors

Sisters with Transistors
IMDb: 7.5
82

Think of early electronic music and you’ll likely see men pushing buttons, knobs, and boundaries. While electronic music is often perceived as a boys’ club, the truth is that from…

The Projectionist

The Projectionist

The Projectionist
IMDb: 6.1
83

In his first New York City-set documentary in nearly a decade, filmmaker and provocateur Abel Ferrara uses the experience of one longtime cinema owner to chart the vast changes to…

Genre: Documentary
The River Runner

The River Runner

The River Runner
IMDb: 7.6
86

Legendary kayaker Scott Lindgren attempts to complete an extreme, unprecedented whitewater expedition 20-years-in-the-making. When a brain tumor derails his goals, he sinks into the darkness of his own trauma only…

Genre: Documentary
Bob Dylan: Odds and Ends

Bob Dylan: Odds and Ends

Bob Dylan: Odds and Ends
IMDb: 6.1
115

Bob Dylan “Odds and Ends” is composed of archival interviews, promotional videos and documentary shorts. It tells the story of some of the most important moments in the legendary artist’s…

Kipchoge: The Last Milestone

Kipchoge: The Last Milestone

Kipchoge: The Last Milestone
IMDb: 8
90

Kipchoge: The Last Milestone follows record-breaking marathon runner Eliud Kipchoge’s journey to becoming the first person in history to run a marathon in under two hours.

Genre: Documentary
Bob Ross: Happy Accidents, Betrayal & Greed

Bob Ross: Happy Accidents, Betrayal & Greed

Bob Ross: Happy Accidents, Betrayal & Greed
IMDb: 7.2
92

Bob Ross brought joy to millions as the world’s most famous art instructor. But a battle for his business empire cast a shadow over his happy trees.

Genre: Documentary
Rose West: Born Evil?

Rose West: Born Evil?

Rose West: Born Evil?
IMDb: 6.2
69

This documentary tells the story of Rose West from baby to mother to murderer. This is a side to the world’s most notorious criminal that viewers have never seen before…

L’Envers du sport: Caitlyn Jenner

L’Envers du sport: Caitlyn Jenner

L’Envers du sport: Caitlyn Jenner
IMDb: 5.3
69

Caitlyn Jenner’s unlikely path to Olympic glory was inspirational. But her more challenging road to embracing her true self proved even more meaningful.

Last Man Standing

Last Man Standing

Last Man Standing
IMDb: n/A
N/A

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Genre: Documentary
All the Streets Are Silent: The Convergence of Hip Hop and Skateboarding -1997

All the Streets Are Silent: The Convergence of Hip Hop and Skateboarding -1997

All the Streets Are Silent: The Convergence of Hip Hop and Skateboarding -1997
IMDb: 7.2
89

In the late 1980s and early 1990s, skateboarding and hip-hop culture collide in downtown Manhattan. Archival footage from the era showcases the fusion of these two forms of expression.

Genre: Documentary
Her Name Is Chef

Her Name Is Chef

Her Name Is Chef
IMDb: 4.7
99

‘Her Name Is Chef’ is a documentary film by Pete Ferriero that spotlights six bad-ass, inspiring, sheroes of the kitchen. Each share their triumphs in cutting through the clichés of…

Genre: Documentary
In the Same Breath

In the Same Breath

In the Same Breath
IMDb: 7.8
98

This documentary recounts the experiences of people on the ground in the earliest days of the novel coronavirus and the way two countries dealt with its initial spread, from the…

Genre: Documentary
Eyes on the Prize: Hallowed Ground

Eyes on the Prize: Hallowed Ground

Eyes on the Prize: Hallowed Ground
IMDb: 3.4
60

This documentary special honors Henry Hampton’s masterpiece Eyes on the Prize and conjures ancestral memories, activates the radical imagination and explores the profound journey for Black liberation through the voices…

Genre: Documentary
Memories of a Murderer: The Nilsen Tapes

Memories of a Murderer: The Nilsen Tapes

Memories of a Murderer: The Nilsen Tapes
IMDb: 6.4
84

Serial killer Dennis Nilsen narrates his life and horrific crimes via a series of chilling audiotapes recorded from his jail cell.

L’Envers du sport: Une boxeuse en enfer

L’Envers du sport: Une boxeuse en enfer

L’Envers du sport: Une boxeuse en enfer
IMDb: 7.4
77

Christy Martin broke boundaries and noses as she rose in the boxing world, but her public persona belied personal demons, abuse and a threat on her life.

Meat Me Halfway

Meat Me Halfway

Meat Me Halfway
IMDb: 4.3
N/A

The path to going plant-based has obvious upsides, but can also be isolating and difficult. Shouldn’t there be some middle ground for people looking to make a change without totally…

Genre: Documentary
Alien Artifacts: The Outer Dimensions

Alien Artifacts: The Outer Dimensions

Alien Artifacts: The Outer Dimensions
IMDb: n/A
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As modern science strives to catch-up with the technological marvels of the ancient world, the evidence and research becomes ever more stupefying. Our notions of human evolution and civilization timelines…

Genre: Documentary
Hiroshima and Nagasaki: 75 Years Later

Hiroshima and Nagasaki: 75 Years Later

Hiroshima and Nagasaki: 75 Years Later
IMDb: 7.4
N/A

Hiroshima and Nagasaki: 75 Years Later is told entirely from the first-person perspective of leaders, physicists, soldiers and survivors.

L’Envers du sport: Bagarre générale dans la NBA

L’Envers du sport: Bagarre générale dans la NBA

L’Envers du sport: Bagarre générale dans la NBA
IMDb: 7.6
69

Key figures from an infamous 2004 incident between players and fans at an NBA game in Michigan discuss the fight, its fallout and its lasting legacy.

Shiny_Flakes: The Teenage Drug Lord

Shiny_Flakes: The Teenage Drug Lord

Shiny_Flakes: The Teenage Drug Lord
IMDb: 7.4
96

Max S. reveals how he built a drug empire from his childhood bedroom as a teen in the real story behind the series “How to Sell Drugs Online (Fast).”

In the Shadow of 9/11

In the Shadow of 9/11

In the Shadow of 9/11
IMDb: 5.4
110

Follows the story of the so-called Liberty City Seven, a group of young Black men accused of assisting Al Qaeda in a plot to blow up buildings within the USA.

Genre: Documentary