Documentary Movies
Creating a Character: The Moni Yakim Legacy

Creating a Character: The Moni Yakim Legacy

Creating a Character: The Moni Yakim Legacy
IMDb: 6.1
76 min

What do Jessica Chastain, Viola Davis, Patti LuPone and Alex Sharp have in common? They are but a few of the extraordinary actors who have studied under Moni Yakim at…

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Genre: Documentary
Harry Chapin: When in Doubt, Do Something

Harry Chapin: When in Doubt, Do Something

Harry Chapin: When in Doubt, Do Something
IMDb: 6.6
93 min

The life of singer-songwriter and activist Harry Chapin, who spent his fame and fortune trying to end world hunger before his tragic passing.

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Killing Michael Jackson

Killing Michael Jackson

Killing Michael Jackson
IMDb: 6.1
45 min

Interviews with the detectives involved in investigating the global star, Michael Jackson’s, death. They reveal fascinating insights into the events surrounding the day he died.

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Genre: Documentary
Life After The Navigator

Life After The Navigator

Life After The Navigator
IMDb: 7.2
91 min

A feature that not only celebrates the 1986 classic “Flight of the Navigator”, but also looks at the life of its child star, Joey Cramer, and his roller-coaster life since…

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Genre: Documentary
Best Before Death

Best Before Death

Best Before Death
IMDb: 6.0
93 min

Bill Drummond, once the most notorious man in pop music, now travels around the world baking cakes, building beds and shining shoes as part of a twelve year World Tour…

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Genre: Documentary
When My Time Comes

When My Time Comes

When My Time Comes
IMDb: 5.0
90 min

Spurred on by the death of her husband, Peabody-award winning NPR journalist Diane Rehm crosses the country to take investigate the right-to-die movement in America.

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Genre: Documentary
Vietnam: Fast Forward

Vietnam: Fast Forward

Vietnam: Fast Forward
IMDb: 5.6
59 min

After years of war and occupation, a new generation of inspiring entrepreneurs sets out to pursue their personal dreams while pushing Vietnam forward onto the world stage.

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Genre: Documentary
Hysterical

Hysterical

Hysterical
IMDb: 6.6
87 min

Hysterical is an honest and hilarious backstage pass into the lives of some of stand-up comedy’s most boundary-breaking women, exploring the hard-fought journey to become the voices of their generation…

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Genre: Documentary
Gimme Shelter

Gimme Shelter

Gimme Shelter
IMDb: 7.9
91 min

The landmark documentary about the tragically ill-fated Rolling Stones free concert at Altamont Speedway on December 6, 1969. Only four months earlier, Woodstock defined the Love Generation; now it lay…

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Bedlam

Bedlam

Bedlam
IMDb: 7.5
86 min

A psychiatrist makes rounds in ERs, jails, and homeless camps to tell the intimate stories behind one of the greatest social crises of our time. A personal and intense journey…

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Genre: Documentary
Searching Eva

Searching Eva

Searching Eva
IMDb: 6.2
85 min

This is the tale of a young woman, growing up in the age of the internet and turning the search for oneself into a public spectacle, allowing kids from all…

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Genre: Documentary
Ben Platt: Live from Radio City Music Hall

Ben Platt: Live from Radio City Music Hall

Ben Platt: Live from Radio City Music Hall
IMDb: 8.4
85 min

Backed by a full band and a ready wit, actor Ben Platt opens up a very personal songbook onstage — numbers from his debut LP, “Sing to Me Instead.”

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Banksy and the Rise of Outlaw Art

Banksy and the Rise of Outlaw Art

Banksy and the Rise of Outlaw Art
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
We Need to Talk About A.I

We Need to Talk About A.I

We Need to Talk About A.I
IMDb: 6.5
86 min

Conflict between man and machine has been a science fiction staple for over a century. From 2001: A Space Odyssey to The Terminator the perceived threat posed by super-intelligent robots…

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Genre: Documentary
AKA Jane Roe

AKA Jane Roe

AKA Jane Roe
IMDb: 6.9
79 min

A portrait of Norma McCorvey, the “Jane Roe” whose unwanted pregnancy led to the 1973 case that legalized abortion nationwide, Roe v. Wade. The documentary unravels the mysteries closely guarded…

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Genre: Documentary
WeWork: or The Making and Breaking of a $47 Billion Unicorn

WeWork: or The Making and Breaking of a $47 Billion Unicorn

WeWork: or The Making and Breaking of a $47 Billion Unicorn
IMDb: 6.8
104 min

Explore the rise and fall of one of the biggest corporate flameouts and venture capitalist bubbles in recent years – the story of WeWork, and its hippie-messianic leader Adam Neumann.

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Genre: Documentary
Miss Americana

Miss Americana

Miss Americana
IMDb: 7.5
85 min

A raw and emotionally revealing look at one of the most iconic artists of our time during a transformational period in her life as she learns to embrace her role…

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The Last Cruise

The Last Cruise

The Last Cruise
IMDb: 6.3
40 min

Using intimate footage recorded by passengers and crew, The Last Cruise is a first-person account of the nightmare that transpired aboard the ill-fated Diamond Princess cruise ship, which set sail…

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Moto CO: Revolutions

Moto CO: Revolutions

Moto CO: Revolutions
IMDb: 5.0
53 min

Revolutions celebrates the lives of those whose worlds simply revolve around stepping out of their comfort zone, having no boundaries and redefining what’s possible on two wheels. This film is…

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Flannery

Flannery

Flannery
IMDb: 5.9
97 min

A feature documentary directed by Elizabeth Coffman and Mark Bosco about American writer Flannery O’Connor.

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TINA

TINA

TINA
IMDb: 7.8
118 min

Tina Turner overcame impossible odds to become one of the first female African American artists to reach a mainstream international audience. Her road to superstardom is an undeniable story of…

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The Search for Freedom

The Search for Freedom

The Search for Freedom
IMDb: 6.9
92 min

THE SEARCH FOR FREEDOM is the story of a cultural revolution fueled by the human desire to live in the moment and do what makes you feel the most alive….

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Genre: Documentary
Armadillo

Armadillo

Armadillo
IMDb: 7.5
105 min

Danish soldiers are sent to Afghanistan in 2009 for 6 months, to help stabilize the country against the Taliban. They’re stationed on Armadillo military base in Helman province. Unlike other…

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Genre: Documentary, War
On the Record

On the Record

On the Record
IMDb: 7.2
95 min

The haunting story of music executive Drew Dixon as she grapples with her decision to become one of the first women of color, in the wake of #MeToo, to come…

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Genre: Documentary
Spaceship Earth

Spaceship Earth

Spaceship Earth
IMDb: 6.4
113 min

In 1991 a group of countercultural visionaries built an enormous replica of earth’s ecosystem called Biosphere 2. When eight “biospherians” lived sealed inside, they faced ecological calamities and cult accusations….

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Genre: Documentary
1917: The Real Story

1917: The Real Story

1917: The Real Story
IMDb: 6.8
60 min

‘1917: The Real Story’ documents the true story behind the international blockbuster film ‘1917’ – providing an insight into the real-life characters, and what became of them.

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Genre: Documentary
Banking on Africa: The Bitcoin Revolution

Banking on Africa: The Bitcoin Revolution

Banking on Africa: The Bitcoin Revolution
IMDb: 5.7
48 min

As the world races to lead the way in blockchain technology, could Africa have an advantage? This documentary follows the journey of Bitcoin pioneers as the continent seeks to leverage…

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Genre: Documentary
Mystify: Michael Hutchence

Mystify: Michael Hutchence

Mystify: Michael Hutchence
IMDb: 7.3
102 min

Michael Hutchence was flying high as the lead singer of the legendary rock band INXS until his untimely death in 1997. Richard Lowenstein’s documentary examines Hutchence’s deeply felt life through…

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Genre: Documentary
Ella Fitzgerald – Just One of Those Things

Ella Fitzgerald – Just One of Those Things

Ella Fitzgerald – Just One of Those Things
IMDb: 6.8
89 min

Ella Fitzgerald was a 15-year-old street kid when she won a talent contest in 1934 at the Apollo Theatre in Harlem. Within months she was a star. Over the next…

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The Bridge

The Bridge

The Bridge
IMDb: 7.2
94 min

The Bridge is a controversial documentary that shows people jumping to their death from the Golden Gate Bridge in San Francisco – the world’s most popular suicide destination. Interviews with…

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Genre: Documentary
Spelling the Dream

Spelling the Dream

Spelling the Dream
IMDb: 6.9
82 min

Since 1999, 18 of the last 22 winners of the Scripps National Spelling Bee have been Indian-American, making the incredible trend one of the longest in sports history. “Breaking the…

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Genre: Documentary
Tabloid

Tabloid

Tabloid
IMDb: 7.0
87 min

A documentary on a former Miss Wyoming who is charged with abducting and imprisoning a young Mormon Missionary.

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Genre: Documentary
The Day Sports Stood Still

The Day Sports Stood Still

The Day Sports Stood Still
IMDb: 5.5
84 min

The story of the unprecedented sports shutdown in March of 2020 and the remarkable turn of events that followed. This sports documentary is a chronicle of the abrupt stoppage, athletes’…

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Ringside

Ringside

Ringside
IMDb: 6.8
93 min

A look at one of Chicago’s more troubled South Side neighborhoods from the point of view of two young boxers and their families.

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Genre: Documentary
Momo: The Missouri Monster

Momo: The Missouri Monster

Momo: The Missouri Monster
IMDb: 4.1
82 min

Momo is a cryptozoological Bigfoot-like creature reported to live in Missouri. It is described as having a large head and body all covered in fur that resembles shag carpeting, and…

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Red Dog

Red Dog

Red Dog
IMDb: 6.5
105 min

Country songwriter Luke Dick spent his toddler years living in the Red Dog, the rowdiest and most popular strip club in Oklahoma City. Now 30 years later, Luke has a…

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Genre: Documentary
Bully. Coward. Victim. The Story of Roy Cohn

Bully. Coward. Victim. The Story of Roy Cohn

Bully. Coward. Victim. The Story of Roy Cohn
IMDb: 6.8
94 min

Legendary and controversial attorney Roy Cohn was a power broker in the rough and tumble world of New York City business and politics. Senator Joseph R. McCarthy’s top counsel during…

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Genre: Documentary
Tread

Tread

Tread
IMDb: 7.1
89 min

Pushed to his breaking point, a master welder in a small town at the foot of the Rocky Mountains quietly fortifies a bulldozer with 30 tons of concrete and steel…

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Genre: Documentary
Spirits in the Forest

Spirits in the Forest

Spirits in the Forest
IMDb: 7.6
83 min

A look at Depeche Mode’s final moments of their 2017 Global Spirit Tour, featuring intimate stories from select fans.

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Dads

Dads

Dads
IMDb: 6.6
87 min

A joyful exploration of modern fatherhood, this doc gathers the testimonies of dads around the world, from famous comedians to everyday parents. Their unfiltered stories speak to the beauty, struggles,…

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Genre: Documentary