Documentary Movies
Five Broken Cameras

Five Broken Cameras

Five Broken Cameras
IMDb: 7.6
90

Five broken cameras – and each one has a powerful tale to tell. Embedded in the bullet-ridden remains of digital technology is the story of Emad Burnat, a farmer from…

Genre: Documentary, War
Merata: How Mum Decolonised the Screen

Merata: How Mum Decolonised the Screen

Merata: How Mum Decolonised the Screen
IMDb: 8.2
95

New Zealand film archivist Heperi Mita traces the cinematic legacy of his mother and trailblazing Maori filmmaker Merata Mita.

Genre: Documentary
Dirty Pictures

Dirty Pictures

Dirty Pictures
IMDb: 8.5
N/A

Alexander ‘Sasha’ Shulgin is the scientist behind more than 200 psychedelic compounds including MDMA, more commonly known as Esctasy. Considered to be one of the the greatest chemists of the…

Genre: Documentary
Genesis: Paradise Lost

Genesis: Paradise Lost

Genesis: Paradise Lost
IMDb: 6.0
130

If there is one part of the Bible that has undergone more scrutiny and abuse than any other, it is the very beginning—GENESIS! Both from within and without the church,…

Genre: Documentary
Jackass 2.5

Jackass 2.5

Jackass 2.5
IMDb: 6.8
64

The crew have now set off to finish what as left over from Jackass 2.0, and in this version they have Wee Man use a ‘pee’ gun on themselves, having…

Last Breath

Last Breath

Last Breath
IMDb: 7.8
85

A commercial diver is stranded on the seabed with only five minutes of oxygen supply, but with no chance of rescue for more than 30 minutes. With access to amazing…

Genre: Documentary
Being Frank: The Chris Sievey Story

Being Frank: The Chris Sievey Story

Being Frank: The Chris Sievey Story
IMDb: 7.5
100

The hilarious and bizarre story of Frank Sidebottom, the cult British comedian in a papier mâché head, and the secretive life of Chris Sievey, the artist trapped inside.

King of Beasts

King of Beasts

King of Beasts
IMDb: 6.1
86

The story of lion trophy hunters in Africa. KING OF BEASTS offers a close-up on the world of the controversial ‘sport” of lion hunting.

Genre: Documentary
Adam Carolla: Not Taco Bell Material

Adam Carolla: Not Taco Bell Material

Adam Carolla: Not Taco Bell Material
IMDb: 7.7
72

Not Taco Bell Material is Adam Carolla’s first ever stand up special based on his New York Times best-selling autobiography. The performance showcases Adam’s incredible improvisational comedy skills featuring tales…

Brené Brown: The Call to Courage

Brené Brown: The Call to Courage

Brené Brown: The Call to Courage
IMDb: 7.1
76

With humor and empathy, Brené Brown discusses what it takes to choose courage over comfort in a culture defined by scarcity, fear and uncertainty.

Genre: Documentary
After Maria

After Maria

After Maria
IMDb: 4.9
36

Strong Puerto Rican women forced to flee the island after Hurricane Maria have bonded like family in a FEMA hotel in the Bronx. They seek stability in their new life…

Genre: Documentary
The Invisible Vegan

The Invisible Vegan

The Invisible Vegan
IMDb: 5.1
84

The Invisible Vegan is a 90-minute independent documentary that explores the problem of unhealthy dietary patterns in the African-American community, foregrounding the health and wellness possibilities enabled by plant-based vegan…

Genre: Documentary
The Past Is Never Dead

The Past Is Never Dead

The Past Is Never Dead
IMDb: 8.7
88

The story of David Robinson’s nearly eighteen-year struggle to prove his innocence and the devastating effects wrongful convictions have on not just the falsely accused but on their family and…

Genre: Documentary
Foster

Foster

Foster
IMDb: 8.1
N/A

Oscar® winners Mark Jonathan Harris and Deborah Oppenheimer (INTO THE ARMS OF STRANGERS: STORIES OF THE KINDERTRANSPORT) roam courtrooms, foster homes, juvenile halls and the streets of Los Angeles to…

Genre: Documentary
In Search of Greatness

In Search of Greatness

In Search of Greatness
IMDb: 6.8
80

The film is a cinematic journey into the secrets of genius as told through the greatest athletes of all time. It includes original interviews with Wayne Gretzky, Pelé, Jerry Rice,…

Genre: Documentary
Jesus: Countdown to Calvary

Jesus: Countdown to Calvary

Jesus: Countdown to Calvary
IMDb: 7.1
53

Hugh Bonneville reveals how a perfect storm of political intrigue, power struggles and clashing religious passions combined, in a single week, to cause the event that changed the world: the…

Genre: Documentary
The Pacifist

The Pacifist

The Pacifist
IMDb: 6.5
57

On April 18th, 2017, Larry Bassett refused to pay federal income taxes on over $1 Million, becoming the top tax resister in US history. In his defiance, he wrote letters…

Genre: Documentary
That Way Madness Lies…

That Way Madness Lies…

That Way Madness Lies…
IMDb: 5.1
101

One woman and her family trek the broken mental health system in an effort to save her brother as he descends into madness. Beginning as a testimony of his sanity,…

Genre: Documentary
A Vizinhança do Tigre

A Vizinhança do Tigre

A Vizinhança do Tigre
IMDb: 7.4
91

Juninho, Menor, Neguinho, Adilson and Eldo are young residents of the Bairro Nacional, outskirts of Contagem, in Minas Gerais, Brazil. Divided between work and fun, crime and hope, each will…

Genre: Documentary
How to Prepare For Prison

How to Prepare For Prison

How to Prepare For Prison
IMDb: 5.7
84

Through stories fuelled by fear, regret, defiance and redemption, How To Prepare For Prison takes a unique and intimate look at people caught in the legal system and facing prison…

Genre: Documentary
The Last Waltz

The Last Waltz

The Last Waltz
IMDb: 7.5
117

Martin Scorsese’s documentary intertwines footage from “The Band’s” incredible farewell tour with probing backstage interviews and featured performances by Eric Clapton, Bob Dylan, Joni Mitchell, Van Morrison, and other rock…

Genre: Documentary
Game of Thrones: The Last Watch

Game of Thrones: The Last Watch

Game of Thrones: The Last Watch
IMDb: 7.6
115

Post-finale feature-length documentary about the making-of the hit HBO TV show.

Genre: Documentary
Night and Fog

Night and Fog

Night and Fog
IMDb: 8.3
32

Filmmaker Alain Resnais documents the atrocities behind the walls of Hitler’s concentration camps.