Documentary Movies
Ear Buds: The Podcasting Documentary (2016)

Ear Buds: The Podcasting Documentary (2016)

Ear Buds: The Podcasting Documentary (2016)
IMDb: 6.3
106 min

Exploration of the podcasting medium via interviews with several big names in the field and their fans.

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Genre: Documentary
Holy Hell (2016)

Holy Hell (2016)

Holy Hell (2016)
IMDb: 7.0
100 min

An inside look at a West Hollywood cult formed by a charismatic teacher in the 1980s that eventually imploded.

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Genre: Documentary
The Road Movie (2017)

The Road Movie (2017)

The Road Movie (2017)
IMDb: 6.4
67 min

Anything can happen on Russian roads and is precisely shot by the dashboard camera. Super-objective video registration grows into the strong image of Russian national character – with its permanent…

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Genre: Documentary
Before The Wrath (2020)

Before The Wrath (2020)

Before The Wrath (2020)
IMDb: 6.1
84 min

While scholars debate the timing of the Rapture, the world has lost why this event is prophesied to occur in the first place; knowledge that was once understood by those…

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The Art of Political Murder (2020)

The Art of Political Murder (2020)

The Art of Political Murder (2020)
IMDb: 7.4
89 min

An investigation into the truth behind the murder of Guatemalan Bishop, Juan Gerardi, who was killed in 1998 just days after trying to hold the country’s military accountable for the…

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Genre: Documentary
Forget Me Not (2019)

Forget Me Not (2019)

Forget Me Not (2019)
IMDb: 8.3
N/A

What makes a mother give away her baby? This is the big question in Sun Hee Engelstoft’s poignant heartbreaker of a film about three Korean women who have become pregnant…

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Genre: Documentary
Easy to Learn, Hard to Master: The Fate of Atari (2017)

Easy to Learn, Hard to Master: The Fate of Atari (2017)

Easy to Learn, Hard to Master: The Fate of Atari (2017)
IMDb: 6.4
110 min

Before Google, Yahoo and even Apple, before the Silicon Valley cliché of informal dress code, skateboards running the corridors and wild creativity became commonplace, one company embodied the digital economy…

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Genre: Documentary
Public Enemy Number One (2019)

Public Enemy Number One (2019)

Public Enemy Number One (2019)
IMDb: N/A
N/A

PUBLIC ENEMY NUMBER ONE looks at the war on drugs from 1968 until today and looks at trigger points in history that took cannabis from being a somewhat benign criminal…

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Genre: Documentary
The Power of Glove (2017)

The Power of Glove (2017)

The Power of Glove (2017)
IMDb: 6.6
65 min

“The Power of Glove” is a documentary that chronicles the history & legacy of the notoriously “bad” Power Glove, a 1989 Nintendo controller that promised to forever change the way…

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Genre: Documentary
The Dirty Dozen (2020)

The Dirty Dozen (2020)

The Dirty Dozen (2020)
IMDb: N/A
51 min

They spend every waking moment training, playing and competing in the dirt and they wouldn’t have it any other way. Take a look into the lives of twelve professional off-road…

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Genre: Documentary
Apache Warrior (2017)

Apache Warrior (2017)

Apache Warrior (2017)
IMDb: 6.7
88 min

The stories of the U.S. Army helicopter crews in the war-torn countries of Iraq and Afghanistan, including real-life footage of the crews providing 24-hour transport, air cover and rescue.

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Genre: Documentary
Nintendo Quest (2015)

Nintendo Quest (2015)

Nintendo Quest (2015)
IMDb: 5.7
91 min

Homer’s Odyssey meets King of Kong as two über geeks try to collect all 700+ Nintendo Entertainment System cartridges in 30 days, WITHOUT the aid of online purchasing.

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Genre: Documentary
Hurdle (2019)

Hurdle (2019)

Hurdle (2019)
IMDb: 6.1
87 min

Hurdle provides an inspiring and visceral look at the next generation of Palestinian youth living in the Occupied Palestinian Territories. The characters, separated from one another and living in the…

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Genre: Documentary
Insert Coin (2020)

Insert Coin (2020)

Insert Coin (2020)
IMDb: 6.7
101 min

The oral history of a team of geeks and misfits in the back of a Chicago factory creating the biggest video games (Mortal Kombat, NBA JAM, and others) of all…

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Genre: Documentary
Love and Wolbachia (2017)

Love and Wolbachia (2017)

Love and Wolbachia (2017)
IMDb: 6.2
94 min

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…

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Genre: Documentary
Tower (2016)

Tower (2016)

Tower (2016)
IMDb: 8.0
82 min

Combining archival footage with rotoscopic animation, Tower reveals the action-packed untold stories of the witnesses, heroes and survivors of America’s first mass school shooting, when the worst in one man…

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The Red Pill (2016)

The Red Pill (2016)

The Red Pill (2016)
IMDb: 8.2
108 min

When a feminist filmmaker sets out to document the mysterious and polarizing world of the Men’s Rights Movement, she begins to question her own beliefs. Chronicling Cassie Jaye’s journey exploring…

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Genre: Documentary
In Deep With Ryan Lochte (2020)

In Deep With Ryan Lochte (2020)

In Deep With Ryan Lochte (2020)
IMDb: N/A
N/A

Four years after Ryan Lochte’s scandal at the 2016 Olympics, the father of two tries once more to make his way onto the U.S. Olympic team and prove he isn’t…

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Genre: Documentary
Banksy and the Rise of Outlaw Art (2020)

Banksy and the Rise of Outlaw Art (2020)

Banksy and the Rise of Outlaw Art (2020)
IMDb: 6.9
112 min

Banksy, the world’s most infamous street artist, whose political art, criminal stunts and daring invasions have outraged the establishment for over two decades. Featuring rare interviews with Banksy, this is…

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Genre: Documentary
Happy Happy Joy Joy: The Ren & Stimpy Story​ (2020)

Happy Happy Joy Joy: The Ren & Stimpy Story​ (2020)

Happy Happy Joy Joy: The Ren & Stimpy Story​ (2020)
IMDb: 7.0
104 min

Exploring the rise and fall of the groundbreaking animated series ​Ren & Stimpy​ and its controversial creator, John Kricfalusi, through archival footage, show artwork and interviews with the artists, actors…

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Genre: Documentary
Magnus (2016)

Magnus (2016)

Magnus (2016)
IMDb: 7.1
78 min

From a young age Magnus Carlsen had aspirations of becoming a champion chess player. While many players seek out an intensely rigid environment to hone their skills, Magnus’ brilliance shines…

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Genre: Documentary
Fat, Sick & Nearly Dead (2010)

Fat, Sick & Nearly Dead (2010)

Fat, Sick & Nearly Dead (2010)
IMDb: 7.5
97 min

100 pounds overweight, loaded up on steroids and suffering from a debilitating autoimmune disease, Joe Cross is at the end of his rope and the end of his hope. In…

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Genre: Documentary
War of Art (2019)

War of Art (2019)

War of Art (2019)
IMDb: 7.2
102 min

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…

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Genre: Documentary
Sweetgrass (2009)

Sweetgrass (2009)

Sweetgrass (2009)
IMDb: 6.8
101 min

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…

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Diana Kennedy: Nothing Fancy (2019)

Diana Kennedy: Nothing Fancy (2019)

Diana Kennedy: Nothing Fancy (2019)
IMDb: 6.8
75 min

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

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Genre: Documentary
Back To The Titanic (2020)

Back To The Titanic (2020)

Back To The Titanic (2020)
IMDb: 5.9
60 min

Back to the Titanic documents the first manned dives to Titanic in nearly 15 years. New footage reveals fresh decay and sheds light on the ship’s future.

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Genre: Documentary
Rising Phoenix (2020)

Rising Phoenix (2020)

Rising Phoenix (2020)
IMDb: 8.1
105 min

The history and current standing of the Paralympic Games, which has grown to become the world’s third largest sporting event.

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Genre: Documentary
Other Music (2019)

Other Music (2019)

Other Music (2019)
IMDb: 7.4
83 min

A documentary highlighting the 20 year history of influential indie record store Other Music in Manhattan’s East Village.

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Genre: Documentary
March of the Penguins 2: The Next Step (2017)

March of the Penguins 2: The Next Step (2017)

March of the Penguins 2: The Next Step (2017)
IMDb: 6.6
85 min

A young penguin, driven by his instinct, embarks on his first major trip to an unknown destination.

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Genre: Documentary
Titanic: 20 Years Later with James Cameron (2017)

Titanic: 20 Years Later with James Cameron (2017)

Titanic: 20 Years Later with James Cameron (2017)
IMDb: 7.2
46 min

For the 20th anniversary of “Titanic,” James Cameron reopens the file on the disaster.

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Genre: Documentary
Never-Ending Man: Hayao Miyazaki (2016)

Never-Ending Man: Hayao Miyazaki (2016)

Never-Ending Man: Hayao Miyazaki (2016)
IMDb: 6.8
70 min

A look at legendary Japanese animator Hayao Miyazaki following his retirement in 2013.

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The Black Candle (2009)

The Black Candle (2009)

The Black Candle (2009)
IMDb: 6.8
71 min

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.

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Genre: Documentary
Bully (2011)

Bully (2011)

Bully (2011)
IMDb: 7.3
98 min

This year, over 5 million American kids will be bullied at school, online, on the bus, at home, through their cell phones and on the streets of their towns, making…

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The Bad Kids (2016)

The Bad Kids (2016)

The Bad Kids (2016)
IMDb: 7.0
101 min

On a remote patch of the Mojave Desert, amidst dusty tumbleweeds and rangy Joshua Trees, sits an anomaly: a high school where educators believe empathy, life skills, and the constancy…

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Genre: Documentary
Koyaanisqatsi (1983)

Koyaanisqatsi (1983)

Koyaanisqatsi (1983)
IMDb: 8.3
86 min

Takes us to locations all around the US and shows us the heavy toll that modern technology is having on humans and the earth. The visual tone poem contains neither…

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Genre: Documentary
The Atomic Cafe (1982)

The Atomic Cafe (1982)

The Atomic Cafe (1982)
IMDb: 7.6
86 min

A disturbing collection of 1940s and 1950s United States government-issued propaganda films designed to reassure Americans that the atomic bomb was not a threat to their safety.

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To Be and to Have (2002)

To Be and to Have (2002)

To Be and to Have (2002)
IMDb: 7.8
104 min

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,…

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Genre: Documentary
#O2LForever (2015)

#O2LForever (2015)

#O2LForever (2015)
IMDb: 9.4
95 min

A group of YouTubers embark upon their 2014 North American tour

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Genre: Documentary
Federico Fellini’s Autobiography (2000)

Federico Fellini’s Autobiography (2000)

Federico Fellini’s Autobiography (2000)
IMDb: 6.7
68 min

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…

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Genre: Documentary
Not for Resale (2019)

Not for Resale (2019)

Not for Resale (2019)
IMDb: 6.9
86 min

A feature-length documentary on local video game stores and the final days of physical media.

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Genre: Documentary