Documentary Movies
Upaj: Improvise

Upaj: Improvise

Upaj: Improvise
IMDb: 6.8
78

This is the story of an unlikely friendship. 68 year old Kathak Master Pandit Das (North Indian classical dance) and 32 year old tap star Jason Samuels Smith come together…

Genre: Documentary
It’s a Girl!

It’s a Girl!

It’s a Girl!
IMDb: 7.6
64

In India, China and many other parts of the world today, girls are killed, aborted and abandoned simply because they are girls. The United Nations estimates as many as 200…

Genre: Documentary
Shalom Bollywood: The Untold Story of Indian Cinema

Shalom Bollywood: The Untold Story of Indian Cinema

Shalom Bollywood: The Untold Story of Indian Cinema
IMDb: 6.6
75

The unlikely story of the 2000-year-old Indian Jewish community and its formative place in shaping the world’s largest film industry.

Genre: Documentary
Girls Incarcerated

Girls Incarcerated

Girls Incarcerated
TMDb: 7.5
45 min

An eight-part documentary series that goes behind the scenes at Madison Juvenile Correctional Facility in Indiana, where teenage girls struggle to overcome their troubled pasts and find hope for the…

Status: Returning Series
Genre: Documentary
Dark Matter

Dark Matter

Dark Matter
IMDb: 8
27

World-renowned snowboarders Travis Rice and Elias Elhardt team up with legendary director Curt Morgan for a celebration of space and time filmed in the deep backcountry of Alaska, exclusively on…

Genre: Documentary
Fall to Grace

Fall to Grace

Fall to Grace
IMDb: 5.9
48

In 2004, New Jersey Governor Jim McGreevey resigned his office on national television, coming out as a homosexual and admitting to an extramarital affair in the process. This documentary follows…

Genre: Documentary
Gun Fight

Gun Fight

Gun Fight
IMDb: 6.5
89

In the aftermath of the Virginia Tech shooting, Oscar winner Barbara Kopple takes an in depth look at the issue of gun rights and gun control. She interviews both gun…

Genre: Documentary
The Cheshire Murders

The Cheshire Murders

The Cheshire Murders
IMDb: 6.6
115

In the early-morning hours of July 23, 2007, in Cheshire, Conn., ex-convicts Steven Hayes and Joshua Komisarjevsky broke into the family home of William Petit, his wife, Jennifer, and their…

Genre: Documentary
The Loving Story

The Loving Story

The Loving Story
IMDb: 7.6
77

This documentary film tells the dramatic story of Richard and Mildred Loving, an interracial couple living in Virginia in the 1950s, and their landmark Supreme Court Case, Loving v. Virginia,…

Journey Into Dyslexia

Journey Into Dyslexia

Journey Into Dyslexia
IMDb: 6.5
76

Addresses misunderstandings of learning differences and demonstrates potential in dyslexic persons.

Genre: Documentary
Ballad of the Little Soldier

Ballad of the Little Soldier

Ballad of the Little Soldier
IMDb: 7.3
46

Ballad of the Little Soldier is a 1984 documentary film about child soldiers in Nicaragua.

Calum Von Moger: Unbroken

Calum Von Moger: Unbroken

Calum Von Moger: Unbroken
IMDb: 6.2
N/A

To many in the bodybuilding world, Calum Von Moger is seen as the future of the sport. A two time Mr. Universe champion who has proven himself to have one…

Genre: Documentary
Hot Money

Hot Money

Hot Money
IMDb: 8.6
118

With wit, satire, and historical context, Former NATO Supreme Allied Commander, General Wesley Clark and his son Wes Clark Jr. take us on a journey through the financial circulatory system…

Genre: Documentary
Bowie: The Man Who Changed the World

Bowie: The Man Who Changed the World

Bowie: The Man Who Changed the World
IMDb: 5.3
98

Experience an inside look at David Bowie’s incredible influence on music, art and culture via interviews with some of the people who knew him best.

Fact or Faked: Paranormal Files

Fact or Faked: Paranormal Files

Fact or Faked: Paranormal Files
TMDb: 5.7
60,45 min

Fact or Faked: Paranormal Files is a paranormal investigation series produced by Base Productions that began airing July 15, 2010, on SyFy. The show follows a team of investigators, led…

Status: Returning Series
Lethal Attractions

Lethal Attractions

Lethal Attractions
IMDb: 7.2
46

In the African wilderness, there’s no such thing as a free lunch. It’s a world where predator and prey are equally matched. And a worthwhile meal means going up against…

Genre: Documentary
Mystic Britain

Mystic Britain

Mystic Britain
TMDb: 8
45 min

Enter a world of mummies, witches, zombies, and shamans as we explore Britain’s mysterious sites and mystic past.

Status: Returning Series
Genre: Documentary
Can’t Get You Out of My Head

Can’t Get You Out of My Head

Can’t Get You Out of My Head
IMDb: N/A
80 min

Six films from Bafta award-winning filmmaker, Adam Curtis trace different forces across the world that have led to now, not just in the West, but in China and Russia as…

Status: Ended
Genre: Documentary
Jennifer Aniston: More Than Friends

Jennifer Aniston: More Than Friends

Jennifer Aniston: More Than Friends
IMDb: 4.4
60

There are multiple levels to global superstar actress Jennifer Aniston. Yet the road to success did not come without its challenges. Aniston radiates a vulnerable warmth both on and off…

Genre: Documentary
Gordon Ramsay: Uncharted

Gordon Ramsay: Uncharted

Gordon Ramsay: Uncharted
TMDb: 8
47 min

Follow Gordon Ramsay as he meets with indigenous people around the globe to learn about the cultures, dishes and flavors unique to each location. Each episode concludes with Ramsay challenging…

Status: Returning Series
Genre: Documentary
Secrets of the Surface: The Mathematical Vision of Maryam Mirzakhani

Secrets of the Surface: The Mathematical Vision of Maryam Mirzakhani

Secrets of the Surface: The Mathematical Vision of Maryam Mirzakhani
IMDb: 9.1
59

Filmed in Canada, Iran, and the United States, Secrets of the Surface: The Mathematical Vision of Maryam Mirzakhani examines the life and mathematical work of Maryam Mirzakhani, an Iranian immigrant…

Genre: Documentary
Deep Water

Deep Water

Deep Water
IMDb: 7.8
92

DEEP WATER is the stunning true story of the fateful voyage of Donald Crowhurst, an amateur yachtsman who enters the most daring nautical challenge ever – the very first solo,…

Sky Ladder: The Art of Cai Guo-Qiang

Sky Ladder: The Art of Cai Guo-Qiang

Sky Ladder: The Art of Cai Guo-Qiang
IMDb: 7.3
80

Known for his spectacular pyrotechnic displays, Chinese artist Cai Guo-Qiang creates his most ambitious project yet: Sky Ladder, a visionary, explosive event that he pulls off in his hometown in…

Genre: Documentary
Piazza Vittorio

Piazza Vittorio

Piazza Vittorio
IMDb: 6.1
69

Vivid mosaic/portrait of Rome’s biggest public square, Piazza Vittorio, featuring talks with African musicians and restaurant workers, Chinese barkeeps and relocated eastern Europeans, homeless men and women, artists, actors, and…

Genre: Documentary
Dark Star: HR Giger’s World

Dark Star: HR Giger’s World

Dark Star: HR Giger’s World
IMDb: 7
96

He feels at home in places we would flee from and lives his life among the very things we fear. Throughout his life, HR Giger had inhabited the world of…

Action (2019)

Action (2019)

Action (2019)
IMDb: N/A
N/A

This four-part docu-series explores the legalization of sports gambling and its evolving impact on the gambling community. It chronicles professional gamblers, bookies, oddsmakers and documents effects of legalization through their…

Status: Ended
Ice Cold Gold

Ice Cold Gold

Ice Cold Gold
TMDb: 4.5
45 min

Re-join the hardy American prospectors as they go for gold as the massive ice sheet melts on Greenland, revealing immense mineral wealth in the virgin rock.

Status: Returning Series
Genre: Documentary
Crime Scene: The Vanishing at the Cecil Hotel

Crime Scene: The Vanishing at the Cecil Hotel

Crime Scene: The Vanishing at the Cecil Hotel
TMDb: 8.4
59 min

The notorious Cecil Hotel grows in infamy when guest Elisa Lam vanishes. A dive into crime’s darkest places.

Status: Ended
In Search of Darkness: Part II

In Search of Darkness: Part II

In Search of Darkness: Part II
IMDb: 8.3
263

The ultimate ‘80s Horror retrospective just got BIGGER. In Search of Darkness: Part II is a four-hour-plus sequel to the Rondo Hatton-nominated In Search of Darkness, adding 15 new interviewees…

The Infamous Future

The Infamous Future

The Infamous Future
IMDb: N/A
40

The untold story of New York City’s Eagle Academy.

Genre: Documentary
Shadows of Sofia

Shadows of Sofia

Shadows of Sofia
IMDb: 5.4
118

Filmmaker Kevin Booth travels to Bulgaria where a clandestine meeting with an Oligarchs’ notorious banker reveals all, transforming the story into a political adventure – an entire country controlled by…

Genre: Documentary
The Dickumentary

The Dickumentary

The Dickumentary
IMDb: 5.7
N/A

Everything you’ve always wanted to know about the penis, but were afraid to find out.

Genre: Documentary
Daddy and the Warlord

Daddy and the Warlord

Daddy and the Warlord
IMDb: 5.6
52

In postwar Liberia Clarice Gargard searches the truth concerning her father’s dubious connection to warlord Charles Taylor.

Genre: Documentary
Waking the Sleeping Giant: The Making of a Political Revolution

Waking the Sleeping Giant: The Making of a Political Revolution

Waking the Sleeping Giant: The Making of a Political Revolution
IMDb: 7.2
N/A

At the crossroads of the 2016 presidential race and the fight for civil rights, economic fairness, and a democracy that works for everyone.

Genre: Documentary
Marvel’s Behind the Mask

Marvel’s Behind the Mask

Marvel’s Behind the Mask
IMDb: N/A
N/A

From the very inception of comic books, secret identities have been an integral part of both Super Heroes and Villains leading “normal” lives. But it’s the characters beneath that resonate…

Genre: Documentary
The Porter: The Untold Story at Everest

The Porter: The Untold Story at Everest

The Porter: The Untold Story at Everest
IMDb: 8.5
55

A young privileged American “Nathaniel J. Menninger” attempts to make history at Everest by becoming a Himalaya Porter. 

Closer Than We Think

Closer Than We Think

Closer Than We Think
IMDb: 7.5
85

A documentary about the art and life of futurist imagineer Arthur Radebaugh.

Genre: Documentary
Saigon Metalhood

Saigon Metalhood

Saigon Metalhood
IMDb: N/A
63

Three generations of Vietnamese metalheads struggle against an indifferent culture to make their passion heard.

If It Were Love

If It Were Love

If It Were Love
IMDb: 6.5
82

Fifteen young dancers of various origins and horizons. They are touring Crowd, Gisèle Vienne’s dance piece on the 90s rave scene. Following them from theatre to theatre, the film documents…

Genre: Documentary
ToryBoy the Movie

ToryBoy the Movie

ToryBoy the Movie
IMDb: 8
90

Against all the odds, film-maker and Labour voter John Walsh becomes a Conservative Candidate for a seat in a Labour heartland during the British 2010 General Election Campaign. What he…

Genre: Documentary