Documentary Movies
The Unspeakable

The Unspeakable

The Unspeakable
IMDb: 7.9
N/A

Their loved ones were murdered on 9/11. Twenty years later, they are still fighting for the truth.

Genre: Documentary
Banksy Most Wanted

Banksy Most Wanted

Banksy Most Wanted
IMDb: 7.1
90

Banksy is a household name, but behind this name hides a multitude of stories, artworks, stunts, political statements and identities, leading to one of the art world’s biggest unanswered questions-…

Genre: Documentary
One Year in a Life of Crime

One Year in a Life of Crime

One Year in a Life of Crime
IMDb: 8
55

Documentary maker Jon Alpert follows three petty criminals in Newark. Filmed by a hidden camera, the three are stealing, using drugs, getting caught and convicted.

Genre: Documentary
Life of Crime 2

Life of Crime 2

Life of Crime 2
IMDb: 8.5
119

A follow up to Jon Alpert’s One Year In a Life of Crime, re-examining the lives of several criminals nine years later.

Genre: Documentary
Ghosts of the Abyss

Ghosts of the Abyss

Ghosts of the Abyss
IMDb: 6.8
92

With a team of the world’s foremost historic and marine experts as well as friend Bill Paxton, James Cameron embarks on an unscripted adventure back to the wreck of the…

Genre: Documentary
An Audience with Adele

An Audience with Adele

An Audience with Adele
IMDb: 8.6
69

Joining multi-Grammy Award winning and one of the biggest UK artists of all time, Adele, for a unique and special night at the legendary London Palladium, where she performs her…

Elvis: That’s the Way It Is

Elvis: That’s the Way It Is

Elvis: That’s the Way It Is
IMDb: 8
109

This 1970 concert documentary captures Elvis Presley midway through a fateful transition, seeking to reclaim his musical primacy after a decade of self-imposed exile from concert stages. Sidelined by his…

GameStop: Rise of the Players

GameStop: Rise of the Players

GameStop: Rise of the Players
IMDb: 6.3
94

From the makers of Console Wars comes the origin story of the GameStop stock market phenomenon, featuring exclusive access to the original players who lit the fuse on a historic…

Genre: Documentary
A Tiny Ripple of Hope

A Tiny Ripple of Hope

A Tiny Ripple of Hope
IMDb: 7.7
96

A charismatic activist works to build a better Chicago for the teens in his neglected community even if it comes at the cost of his home, his family, and his…

Genre: Documentary
The Sound of Scars

The Sound of Scars

The Sound of Scars
IMDb: N/A
90

The story of three lifelong friends who overcame domestic violence, substance abuse and depression to form Life of Agony, one of the most influential bands in its genre, led by…

17 Blocks

17 Blocks

17 Blocks
IMDb: 7.4
98

Using two decades of intimate home video, the story of the Sanford family, whose struggles with addiction and gun violence eventually lead to a journey of love, loss, and acceptance.

Genre: Documentary
How to Change the World

How to Change the World

How to Change the World
IMDb: 7.6
110

In 1971, a group of friends sail into a nuclear test zone, and their protest captures the world’s imagination. Using never before seen archive that brings their extraordinary world to…

World’s Biggest Great White?

World’s Biggest Great White?

World’s Biggest Great White?
IMDb: 7
44

Three great whites are spotted in the waters off Oahu, but another one could be lurking just below the surface.

Genre: Documentary
The Challenger Disaster: Lost Tapes

The Challenger Disaster: Lost Tapes

The Challenger Disaster: Lost Tapes
IMDb: 7.3
48

Challenger Disaster: Lost Tapes follows the story of the Space Shuttle Challenger and its crew, specifically Christa McAuliffe, the first civilian to be launched into space. The events of the…

Genre: Documentary
More Than Robots

More Than Robots

More Than Robots
IMDb: 7.8
89

More Than Robots follows four international teams of teenagers as they prepare for the 2020 FIRST Robotics Competition. Get to know competitors from Los Angeles, Mexico City and Chiba, Japan…

Genre: Documentary
Embrace the Panda: Making Turning Red

Embrace the Panda: Making Turning Red

Embrace the Panda: Making Turning Red
IMDb: 7.1
48

A feature length documentary about the all-women team at the helm of Pixar’s original feature, Turning Red. With unprecedented behind-the-scenes access to Director Domee Shi and her core leadership crew,…

Genre: Documentary
Whale Island

Whale Island

Whale Island
IMDb: 8
108

Taiwan is an island country. Although it is surrounded by the sea, its people fear the sea since the politics, the history and the religious beliefs held on this island…

Genre: Documentary
Transversais

Transversais

Transversais
IMDb: 5.2
85

Érikah, Samilla, Caio José, Kaio Lemos and Mara all have different origins, backgrounds and social classes, but all their lives are marked by transsexuality.

Genre: Documentary
Les vrais perdants

Les vrais perdants

Les vrais perdants
IMDb: 7.6
92

Les Vrais Perdants examines the subject of childhood education within the context of our competition-driven society. As they help children develop their talents, whether those be in hockey, gymnastics or…

Genre: Documentary
I Am the White Tiger

I Am the White Tiger

I Am the White Tiger
IMDb: 6.9
N/A

Stuntman, action director, and martial arts legend Mark Houghton tells his story of breaking into the Hong Kong film industry, his struggle with injuries and depression, and the promise he…

Genre: Documentary
Heavy Water

Heavy Water

Heavy Water
IMDb: 7.1
95

Follow big wave surfer Nathan Fletcher through the evolution of surfing and his relationship with big waves in this special premiere event from Fathom Events, 1091 Media and Red Bull…

Genre: Documentary
Namibia, Sanctuary of Giants

Namibia, Sanctuary of Giants

Namibia, Sanctuary of Giants
IMDb: N/A
44

Discover the incredible story of a group of dedicated people working to protect one of the planet’s last refuges for Africa’s iconic wildlife.

The Last Mountain

The Last Mountain

The Last Mountain
IMDb: 7.5
89

The compelling story of 30-year-old climber Tom Ballard who disappeared on one of the Himalayas’ most deadly mountains, Nanga Parbat, in February 2019. Tom was the son of mountaineer Alison…

Genre: Documentary
Brother, Can You Spare a Dime?

Brother, Can You Spare a Dime?

Brother, Can You Spare a Dime?
IMDb: 7
107

Period music, film clips and newsreel footage combined into a visual exploration of the American entertainment industry during the Great Depression.

Genre: Documentary
Dear Future Children

Dear Future Children

Dear Future Children
IMDb: 9.2
89

Three young female activists in Uganda, Hong Kong and Chile in a united front for the future, in an inflamed film by a merely 21-year-old filmmaker.

Genre: Documentary
You Can’t Kill Meme

You Can’t Kill Meme

You Can’t Kill Meme
IMDb: 5.1
78

A hybrid documentary feature film about the genesis of “memetic magick” and its application by the alt-right in the United States

Genre: Documentary
Songs From the North

Songs From the North

Songs From the North
IMDb: 6.1
72

Interweaving footage from the director’s three visits to North Korea with songs, spectacle, popular cinema and archival footage, Songs from the North takes a different look at this enigmatic country…

Genre: Documentary
The Image You Missed

The Image You Missed

The Image You Missed
IMDb: 6.7
73

An Irish filmmaker grapples with the legacy of his estranged father, the late documentarian Arthur MacCaig, through MacCaig’s decades-spanning archive of the conflict in Northern Ireland. Drawing on over 30…

Disco Spinning The Story

Disco Spinning The Story

Disco Spinning The Story
IMDb: 7.6
74

Hosted by the one and only Disco Diva, Gloria Gaynor, “Disco: Spinning the Story” takes a comprehensive look at the evolution of the music that defined the 70’s. From the…

Genre: Documentary
Speak Up

Speak Up

Speak Up
IMDb: 7.5
95

Raise the voice, speak eloquently, construct and argue a discourse. Tools so necessary in life as exciting to build. In Paris, the date of Eloquentia, an oratory contest where young…

Genre: Documentary
Justin Bieber: Rise to Fame

Justin Bieber: Rise to Fame

Justin Bieber: Rise to Fame
IMDb: 1.1
65

The transformation from small-town Canadian boy to international superstar happened almost overnight for recording artist, Justin Bieber. With the help of his mother, Bieber started a You Tube craze fueled…

Genre: Documentary
Batkid Begins

Batkid Begins

Batkid Begins
IMDb: 6.9
87

On November 15, 2013, the world came together to grant one 5-year-old leukemia patient his wish to be Batman for a day. “Batkid Begins” looks at why and how this…

Lydia Lunch: The War Is Never Over

Lydia Lunch: The War Is Never Over

Lydia Lunch: The War Is Never Over
IMDb: 6.7
75

The first career-spanning documentary retrospective of Lydia Lunch’s confrontational, acerbic and always electric artistry. As New York City’s preeminent No Wave icon from the late 70’s, Lunch has forged a…

Genre: Documentary
In Search of Tomorrow

In Search of Tomorrow

In Search of Tomorrow
IMDb: 9.4
301

A nostalgic journey through ’80s Sc-Fi-films, exploring their impact and relevance today, told by the artist who made them and by those who were inspired to turn their visions into…

The Jesus Music

The Jesus Music

The Jesus Music
IMDb: 7
109

A political documentary that tells the stories of over 25 artists who give depictions of the controversy surrounding Christian Rock in the 70’s.

Bigger Than Us

Bigger Than Us

Bigger Than Us
IMDb: 6.7
95

The film tells the journey of Melati Wijsen, who decides to go around the globe to meet her peers, young activists just like her, who already have managed to have…

Genre: Documentary
The Truffle Hunters

The Truffle Hunters

The Truffle Hunters
IMDb: 7.3
84

In the secret forests of Northern Italy, a dwindling group of joyful old men and their faithful dogs search for the world’s most expensive ingredient, the white Alba truffle. Their…

Genre: Documentary
Foster

Foster

Foster
IMDb: 6.9
113

With one in eight American children suffering a confirmed case of neglect or abuse by age 18, there are currently more than 400,000 children in foster care in the U.S.,…

Genre: Documentary
The Last Man on the Moon

The Last Man on the Moon

The Last Man on the Moon
IMDb: 7.4
99

The 1960s was an extraordinary time for the United States. Unburdened by post-war reparations, Americans were preoccupied with other developments like NASA, the game-changing space programme that put Neil Armstrong…

Perfect Bid: The Contestant Who Knew Too Much

Perfect Bid: The Contestant Who Knew Too Much

Perfect Bid: The Contestant Who Knew Too Much
IMDb: 6.6
72

Maths teacher Ted Slauson became adept at recording and memorizing prices of products featured on the iconic game show The Price is Right, an obsession dating back to the show’s…

Genre: Documentary