Documentary Movies
Lady Boss: The Jackie Collins Story

Lady Boss: The Jackie Collins Story

Lady Boss: The Jackie Collins Story
IMDb: 7.3
96

In 1968, Jackie Collins published her first novel The World Is Full of Married Men to remarkable success and immediate scandal. Over the next decades, Collins would go on to…

Genre: Documentary
Val

Val

Val
IMDb: 8.1
109

For over 40 years Val Kilmer, one of Hollywood’s most mercurial and/or misunderstood actors has been documenting his own life and craft through film and video. He has amassed thousands…

Genre: Documentary
Genetic Roulette: The Gamble of our Lives

Genetic Roulette: The Gamble of our Lives

Genetic Roulette: The Gamble of our Lives
IMDb: 6.7
85

When the US government ignored repeated warnings by its own scientists and allowed untested genetically modified (GM) crops into our environment and food supply, it was a gamble of unprecedented…

Genre: Documentary
Rem Koolhaas: A Kind of Architect

Rem Koolhaas: A Kind of Architect

Rem Koolhaas: A Kind of Architect
IMDb: 6.6
97

Rarely has an architect caused as much sensation outside of the architecture community as Rem Koolhaas. His outstanding creations such as the Dutch Embassy in Berlin, the Seattle Library, the…

Genre: Documentary
Nike’s Big Bet

Nike’s Big Bet

Nike’s Big Bet
IMDb: 6.7
82

On October 1, 2019 Alberto Salazar, perhaps the greatest track coach on Earth, was suspended for doping violations. Did he do it? Or is Salazar being victimized for his obsessive…

The Ondekoza

The Ondekoza

The Ondekoza
IMDb: 7.7
107

Japanese director Tai Kato’s last film, The Ondekoza is a documentary profiling a Japanese taiko drumming group based in the remote Sado Island, Japan. The film blurs the line between…

Genre: Documentary
Churchill’s Toyshop

Churchill’s Toyshop

Churchill’s Toyshop
IMDb: 7.3
46

In Britain’s darkest hour Winston Churchhill assembles a team of eccentric geniuses to fight the Nazi menace by building biizzarre brilliant weapons.

Genre: Documentary
Pelé the Last Show: The Film

Pelé the Last Show: The Film

Pelé the Last Show: The Film
IMDb: 7.2
51

On August 28, 1977, the “King of Soccer” left his throne vacant. Pelé officially quit his job: mesmerising the world. His last soccer jersey, “that” soccer jersey, became the shroud…

Genre: Documentary
Revealed: The Hunt for Bin Laden

Revealed: The Hunt for Bin Laden

Revealed: The Hunt for Bin Laden
IMDb: 5.9
N/A

The History Channel marks the 20th anniversary of 9/11 with a new groundbreaking documentary about the biggest manhunt in human history. This documentary draws on interviews and stories told in…

Genre: Documentary
Egypt’s Lost Queens

Egypt’s Lost Queens

Egypt’s Lost Queens
IMDb: 7.3
60

Professor Joann Fletcher explores what it was like to be a woman of power in ancient Egypt. Through a wealth of spectacular buildings, personal artefacts and amazing tombs, Joann brings…

Genre: Documentary
93Queen

93Queen

93Queen
IMDb: 7.7
90

Set in the Hasidic enclave of Borough Park, Brooklyn, “93Queen” follows a group of tenacious Hasidic women who are smashing the patriarchy in their community by creating the first all-female…

Genre: Documentary
NASA & SpaceX: Journey to the Future

NASA & SpaceX: Journey to the Future

NASA & SpaceX: Journey to the Future
IMDb: 8
83

A film crew was granted unprecedented access to NASA and to SpaceX headquarters, giving viewers a rare glimpse inside Launch Control and firsthand accounts from SpaceX founder and chief engineer…

Genre: Documentary
I am not a hero

I am not a hero

I am not a hero
IMDb: 8.4
73

As the world attempts to grapple with the strange new reality precipitated by COVID-19, essential workers are risking their lives daily. This guerilla documentary, shot in Brussels Erasmus University Hospital…

Genre: Documentary
Making the Witcher

Making the Witcher

Making the Witcher
IMDb: 6.8
32

Journey into the extraordinary world of “The Witcher” — from casting the roles to Jaskier’s catchy song — in this behind-the-scenes look at the series. Go behind the monsters, the…

Genre: Documentary
Salt-N-Pepa

Salt-N-Pepa

Salt-N-Pepa
IMDb: 7.8
N/A

Salt-N-Pepa details the journey of Queensborough Community College students Cheryl “Salt” James and Sandra “Pepa” Denton as they enter the world of rap and hip hop, after recording a song…

King Skate

King Skate

King Skate
IMDb: 7.6
82

The first feature-length documentary about the rise of skateboarding in Czechoslovakia presents a gripping tale of the search for freedom in a society stifled by the communist regime. Unique archive…

Genre: Documentary
The Death of Antonio Sànchez Lomas

The Death of Antonio Sànchez Lomas

The Death of Antonio Sànchez Lomas
IMDb: 6.2
86

On All Saints’ Day, the Spanish pay tribute to their dead: a day of reverence and remembrance. Nevertheless, beneath the serene surface lie unhealed grief, thundering silence and ever-burning political…

Genre: Documentary
The Secret Life of Lance Letscher

The Secret Life of Lance Letscher

The Secret Life of Lance Letscher
IMDb: 7.5
95

An intimate, psychological portrait of collage artist Lance Letscher.

Genre: Documentary
Courting Condi

Courting Condi

Courting Condi
IMDb: 6.9
107

A spin on the Rapunzel fairy-tale, this unique romantic/political/biographic documentary feature will follow one love-struck soul’s hilarious, emotionally engaging quest to woo one of the most mysterious figures in American…

The Love Goddesses

The Love Goddesses

The Love Goddesses
IMDb: 7.2
87

This insightful documentary features some of the major and most beautiful actresses to grace the silver screen. It shows how the movie industry changed it’s depiction of sex and actresses…

Genre: Documentary
Beah: A Black Woman Speaks

Beah: A Black Woman Speaks

Beah: A Black Woman Speaks
IMDb: 8.4
88

Beah: A Black Woman Speaks is a 2003 documentary about the life of Academy Award nominated actress Beah Richards. Directed by Lisa Gay Hamilton, it won the Documentary Award at…

Genre: Documentary
Love and Wolbachia

Love and Wolbachia

Love and Wolbachia
IMDb: 4.7
94

Having made her debut with the autobiographical documentary The Duckling, Ono Sayaka directs, shoots, and edits this documentary focusing on Japan’s sexual minorities. After a man starts to wear women’s…

Genre: Documentary
Savage Man Savage Beast

Savage Man Savage Beast

Savage Man Savage Beast
IMDb: 5.4
94

A notorious mondo film depicting unbelievable and bizarre rituals, animal killing and cruelty, and people being killed and eaten, all by either animals or humans against each other or themselves.

Genre: Documentary
War of Art

War of Art

War of Art
IMDb: 7.3
102

What happens when a group of international artists travel to North Korea to create art like the regime have never seen before? While the world is on the verge of…

Genre: Documentary
Diana Kennedy: Nothing Fancy

Diana Kennedy: Nothing Fancy

Diana Kennedy: Nothing Fancy
IMDb: 6.7
81

Cookbook author and environmental activist Diana Kennedy reflects on an unconventional life spent mastering Mexican cuisine.

Genre: Documentary
Sweetgrass

Sweetgrass

Sweetgrass
IMDb: N/A
101

An unsentimental elegy to the American West, Sweetgrass follows the last modern-day cowboys to lead their flocks of sheep up into Montana’s breathtaking and often dangerous Absaroka-Beartooth mountains for summer…

The 10th District Court: Moments of Trial

The 10th District Court: Moments of Trial

The 10th District Court: Moments of Trial
IMDb: N/A
105

The proceedings of a Paris courtroom are the grist for this documentary. Drawn from over 200 appearances before the same female judge, the director chooses a dozen or so varied…

Genre: Documentary
That’s Sexploitation!

That’s Sexploitation!

That’s Sexploitation!
IMDb: N/A
136

Before the advent of modern-day pornography, a vast and rapidly-paced world of smut peddling was the norm, complete with its own secret history. This documentary reveals the untold story of…

Genre: Documentary
To Be and to Have

To Be and to Have

To Be and to Have
IMDb: N/A
104

The documentary’s title translates as “to be and to have”, the two auxiliary verbs in the French language. It is about a primary school in the commune of Saint-Étienne-sur-Usson, Puy-de-Dôme,…

Genre: Documentary
Federico Fellini’s Autobiography

Federico Fellini’s Autobiography

Federico Fellini’s Autobiography
IMDb: N/A
55

Federico Fellini was one of the most individual and thought provoking directors who based most of his films upon his own reflections, dreams, life events and fantasies, who did not…

Genre: Documentary
#O2LForever

#O2LForever

#O2LForever
IMDb: N/A
N/A
95

A group of YouTubers embark upon their 2014 North American tour

Genre: Documentary
The Black Candle

The Black Candle

The Black Candle
IMDb: N/A
71

The origins of Kwanzaa and the seven principles upon which the pan-African holiday derives its meaning are explored in this fascinating documentary. Narrated by Maya Angelou.

Genre: Documentary
The Bee Gees: How Can You Mend a Broken Heart

The Bee Gees: How Can You Mend a Broken Heart

The Bee Gees: How Can You Mend a Broken Heart
IMDb: N/A
111

The story of the triumphs and hurdles of brothers Barry, Maurice, and Robin Gibb, otherwise known as the Bee Gees. The iconic trio, who found early fame in the 1960s,…

The Pharmacist

The Pharmacist

The Pharmacist
TMDb: 8.8
50,60 min

After his son’s tragic death, a Louisiana pharmacist goes to extremes to expose the rampant corruption behind the opioid addiction crisis.

Status: Ended
Greatest Events of WWII in Colour

Greatest Events of WWII in Colour

Greatest Events of WWII in Colour
TMDb: 8.8
50 min

Using highly advanced colourisation techniques, critical moments from World War II, from Stalingrad to The Battle of Britain, are shown in a whole new light.

Status: Ended
Genre: Documentary
Ballet Now

Ballet Now

Ballet Now
IMDb: N/A
74

Three days leading up to Tiler Peck’s direction and performance of a ballet exhibition in Los Angeles.

Genre: Documentary
Expedition Unknown

Expedition Unknown

Expedition Unknown
TMDb: 8.2
60 min

The adventures of Josh Gates as he investigates unsolved iconic stories across the globe.

Status: Returning Series
Genre: Documentary
Giving Voice

Giving Voice

Giving Voice
IMDb: N/A
90

Every year, thousands of high schoolers enter the August Wilson monologue competition for a chance to perform on Broadway. This film follows these students, examining how Wilson and his characters…

Genre: Documentary
Audrey

Audrey

Audrey
IMDb: N/A
100

An intimate look at Audrey Hepburn’s life, with access to exclusive never-before-seen footage from her family’s personal collection, providing an unprecedented and insightful view on Audrey, her life and her…

Genre: Documentary
Finding Jack Charlton

Finding Jack Charlton

Finding Jack Charlton
IMDb: N/A
97

The definitive portrait of an extraordinary man; an English World Cup winning legend, who became an Irish hero. The documentary features key characters from throughout Jack’s career, including major figures…

Genre: Documentary