Documentary Movies
Borrowed Future (2021)

Borrowed Future (2021)

Borrowed Future (2021)
IMDb: 8.3
84

There’s a massive student loan crisis in America. Millions have found themselves buried beneath a mountain of debt. Entire generations are trapped. Borrowed Future uncovers the dark side of the…

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Genre: Documentary
The House in Between (2020)

The House in Between (2020)

The House in Between (2020)
IMDb: 4.4
81

A dream home turned into a nightmare after a life-changing paranormal experience. The homeowner, Alice Jackson, refuses to spend another night at her house unless someone proves to her what…

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The House In Between: Part 2 (2022)

The House In Between: Part 2 (2022)

The House In Between: Part 2 (2022)
IMDb: N/A
102

After Alice Jackson left her home due to a profound paranormal experience, world renown paranormal investigator Steve Gonsalves takes on the case making it his personal mission to help Alice…

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The Children of God (2021)

The Children of God (2021)

The Children of God (2021)
IMDb: N/A
69

Francisco and Sol were raised outside the system, in a religious community called La Familia Internacional. In an attempt to free their voice and reconfigure the puzzle of subjectivity, the…

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Genre: Documentary
Prince Philip: A Lifetime of Duty (2021)

Prince Philip: A Lifetime of Duty (2021)

Prince Philip: A Lifetime of Duty (2021)
IMDb: N/A
51

Prince Philip has walked two steps behind Her Royal Highness Queen Elizabeth ever since she became Queen in 1952. For many years before then and many years since he has…

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Sun of the Soil (2022)

Sun of the Soil (2022)

Sun of the Soil (2022)
IMDb: N/A
26

In 14th-century Mali, an ambitious young royal named Mansa Musa ascended the throne of the richest kingdom in human history. This follows Malian artist Abdou Ouologuem on a journey to…

Look Away, Look Away (2021)

Look Away, Look Away (2021)

Look Away, Look Away (2021)
IMDb: N/A
89

When the horrific murder of nine Black churchgoers in Charleston, South Carolina in 2015 sparks a national reckoning around the meaning of the Confederate flag, battle lines are drawn in…

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Genre: Documentary
Markie in Milwaukee (2019)

Markie in Milwaukee (2019)

Markie in Milwaukee (2019)
IMDb: 8.1
92

Assembled from over 10 years of footage, Markie in Milwaukee tells the story of a midwestern transgender woman as she struggles with the prospect of de-transitioning under the pressures of…

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Genre: Documentary
Beyond Infinity: Buzz and the Journey to Lightyear (2022)

Beyond Infinity: Buzz and the Journey to Lightyear (2022)

Beyond Infinity: Buzz and the Journey to Lightyear (2022)
IMDb: N/A
35

Explore the evolution of Buzz Lightyear from toy to human in the making of Pixar’s Lightyear. Dive into the origin and cultural impact of everyone’s favorite Space Ranger, the art…

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Genre: Documentary
Stoney Knows How (1981)

Stoney Knows How (1981)

Stoney Knows How (1981)
IMDb: 8.4
29

A visit with a master of the Oldest Art In The World: tattooing. Disabled by arthritis since the age of four, confined to a wheelchair, his growth stunted, Stoney St….

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Home2Home (2022)

Home2Home (2022)

Home2Home (2022)
IMDb: 8.4
N/A

Home2Home tells the story of Dennis Kailing who travels 43,600 km (27,000 miles) through 41 countries on 6 continents to circumnavigate the planet in 761 days. He does it on…

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Genre: Documentary
Waiting for “Superman” (2010)

Waiting for “Superman” (2010)

Waiting for “Superman” (2010)
IMDb: 7.4
111

Gripping, heartbreaking, and ultimately hopeful, Waiting for Superman is an impassioned indictment of the American school system from An Inconvenient Truth director Davis Guggenheim.

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Genre: Documentary
The Mouth of the Wolf (2009)

The Mouth of the Wolf (2009)

The Mouth of the Wolf (2009)
IMDb: 6.8
68

Pietro Marcello directs this genre-defying Italian docudrama that follows mustachioed ex-con Enzo as he returns to Genoa after a long stint in prison, only to find that the city he…

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Sing, Dance, Act: Kabuki featuring Toma Ikuta (2022)

Sing, Dance, Act: Kabuki featuring Toma Ikuta (2022)

Sing, Dance, Act: Kabuki featuring Toma Ikuta (2022)
IMDb: N/A
87

Drama, heritage, soul; Actor Toma Ikuta trains for his first kabuki theater performance with his long-time friend, kabuki actor Matsuya Onoe.

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Genre: Documentary
Knuckle (2011)

Knuckle (2011)

Knuckle (2011)
IMDb: 6.8
97

An epic 12-year journey into the brutal and secretive world of Irish Traveler bare-knuckle fighting. This film follows a history of violent feuding between rival clans.

Soaring Highs and Brutal Lows: The Voices of Women in Metal (2015)

Soaring Highs and Brutal Lows: The Voices of Women in Metal (2015)

Soaring Highs and Brutal Lows: The Voices of Women in Metal (2015)
IMDb: 7.1
93

Celebrates the stories of eight female vocalists in the heavy metal genre. Through personal interviews, behind the scenes insights, and concert footage, these women describe in their own words, their…

Trekkies (1997)

Trekkies (1997)

Trekkies (1997)
IMDb: 6.9
86

A hilarious look at the universe’s most fervent fans.

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ABBA: The Movie (1977)

ABBA: The Movie (1977)

ABBA: The Movie (1977)
IMDb: 6.4
95

A radio DJ in pursuit of an exclusive interview follows ABBA during their mega-successful tour of Australia.

Iliza Shlesinger: Freezing Hot (2015)

Iliza Shlesinger: Freezing Hot (2015)

Iliza Shlesinger: Freezing Hot (2015)
IMDb: 6.8
71

Smart and brazen comedian Iliza Shlesinger shares her unflinchingly honest observations on the differences between men and women. Filled with hashtag-able catch phrases, this is a laugh-out-loud revelation exposing some…

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Demetri Martin: Live (At The Time) (2015)

Demetri Martin: Live (At The Time) (2015)

Demetri Martin: Live (At The Time) (2015)
IMDb: 7.4
61

Demetri Martin brings his off-kilter take on acoustic guitar, hairless cats, color schemes, and the word “nope” to Washington in his original special.

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This Is Francis X. Bushman (2021)

This Is Francis X. Bushman (2021)

This Is Francis X. Bushman (2021)
IMDb: 7.3
60

Documentary about the life of silent film star Francis X. Bushman

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Genre: Documentary
Martha: A Picture Story (2019)

Martha: A Picture Story (2019)

Martha: A Picture Story (2019)
IMDb: 7.6
82

In 1970s New York, photographer Martha Cooper captured some of the first images of graffiti at a time when the city had declared war on it. Decades later, Cooper has…

Kick Like Tayla (2022)

Kick Like Tayla (2022)

Kick Like Tayla (2022)
IMDb: N/A
55

Kick Like Tayla shares a raw and unfiltered look into the life of AFLW player and boxing champion, Tayla Harris, as she confronts public and personal challenges, and channels her…

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Genre: Documentary
We Feed People (2022)

We Feed People (2022)

We Feed People (2022)
IMDb: N/A
89

We Feed People spotlights renowned chef José Andrés and his nonprofit World Central Kitchen’s incredible mission and evolution over 12 years from being a scrappy group of grassroots volunteers to…

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Genre: Documentary
Navalny (2022)

Navalny (2022)

Navalny (2022)
IMDb: 5.5
98

Follows the man who survived an assassination attempt by poisoning with a lethal nerve agent in August 2020. During his months-long recovery, he makes shocking discoveries about the attempt on…

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The Velvet Queen (2021)

The Velvet Queen (2021)

The Velvet Queen (2021)
IMDb: 7.9
92

High up on the Tibetan plateau. Amongst unexplored and inaccessible valleys lies one of the last sanctuaries of the wild world, where rare and undiscovered fauna lives. Vincent Munier, one…

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Genre: Documentary
Rebel Dykes (2021)

Rebel Dykes (2021)

Rebel Dykes (2021)
IMDb: 7.1
82

A heady, energised mash-up of animation, unseen archive footage and interviews, Rebel Dykes provides an intimate insight into the politically charged, artistically radical subculture in 1980s London, and the individuals…

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Genre: Documentary
Hannibal Hopkins & Sir Anthony (2021)

Hannibal Hopkins & Sir Anthony (2021)

Hannibal Hopkins & Sir Anthony (2021)
IMDb: 7.1
53

Hopkins’ career has spanned several decades, which is why we will also use many interviews that he gave throughout his life, allowing us to put him back into the context…

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Genre: Documentary
Driving Dreams (2016)

Driving Dreams (2016)

Driving Dreams (2016)
IMDb: N/A
52

Driving Dreams is the first film dedicated to the men who conceived some of the most remarkable and visionary car designs of the 20th Century. The designers of an era…

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Genre: Documentary
Coby (2018)

Coby (2018)

Coby (2018)
IMDb: 6.5
77

Small town smack in the American Midwest. Suzanna age 23 changes gender and becomes a boy: Coby. Her transformation deeply disrupts the lives of all who love her. Ultimately, Coby’s…

Genre: Documentary
U2: Rattle and Hum (1988)

U2: Rattle and Hum (1988)

U2: Rattle and Hum (1988)
IMDb: 7.6
98

A concert movie on an unprecedented scale, Rattle And Hum captures U2 – on and off the stage – during their triumphant Joshua Tree tour. From the giant technicolour stadium…

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Touching the Void (2003)

Touching the Void (2003)

Touching the Void (2003)
IMDb: 8.0
106

The true story of Joe Simpson and Simon Yates’ disastrous and nearly-fatal mountain climb of 6,344m Siula Grande in the Cordillera Huayhuash in the Peruvian Andes in 1985.

On Thin Ice (2021)

On Thin Ice (2021)

On Thin Ice (2021)
IMDb: 8.1
N/A

Athletes who have struggled for acceptance due to race, religion, sexual orientation, and other prejudices, endure conflict in their quest to level the playing field.

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Bigger Than Africa (2018)

Bigger Than Africa (2018)

Bigger Than Africa (2018)
IMDb: N/A
86

When the slave ships docked in North America, Brazil, and the Caribbean, hundreds of cultures, traditions, and religions landed with the Africans on board, one transcended slavery beyond imagination and…

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Genre: Documentary
Behind the White Glasses (2015)

Behind the White Glasses (2015)

Behind the White Glasses (2015)
IMDb: 7.3
112

It is a musical portrait that shines a spotlight on unknown aspects of the creative, visionary and groundbreaking talent of filmmaker and writer, Lina Wertmüller.

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Tower Of The Sun (2018)

Tower Of The Sun (2018)

Tower Of The Sun (2018)
IMDb: N/A
112

Taro OKAMOTO became world-famous by designing the “Tower of the Sun” at the Expo ’70 in Osaka. The ideas and problems that came with its creation, however, are intertwined with…

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Genre: Documentary
Diana: Life in Fashion (2022)

Diana: Life in Fashion (2022)

Diana: Life in Fashion (2022)
IMDb: N/A
50

Lady Diana Spencer was one half of the highest-profile courtship the British royal family had seen in decades. The wonder of Diana, and her style, stemmed partially from how noticeable…

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Genre: Documentary
Baratometrajes 2.0: Spaniard-low-budget-films with High Ambitions (2014)

Baratometrajes 2.0: Spaniard-low-budget-films with High Ambitions (2014)

Baratometrajes 2.0: Spaniard-low-budget-films with High Ambitions (2014)
IMDb: 8.0
88

Baratometrajes 2.0 is a feature length documentary on low-budget films made ​​in Spain and dives deep and directly in the guts of most independent films, their characteristics and their reasons…

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Legacy, notre héritage (2021)

Legacy, notre héritage (2021)

Legacy, notre héritage (2021)
IMDb: 7.9
100

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Genre: Documentary
Keep Rolling (2021)

Keep Rolling (2021)

Keep Rolling (2021)
IMDb: 7.5
111

One of Hong Kong’s most influential filmmakers, Ann Hui, becomes a “star” for the first time in Man Lim-chung’s directorial debut. A forerunner of the New Wave, Hui’s tumultuous, forty-year…

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Genre: Documentary