Documentary Movies
Jerusalem

Jerusalem

Jerusalem
IMDb: 7.3
44 min

JERUSALEM takes audiences on an inspiring and eye-opening tour of one of the worlds oldest and most enigmatic cities. Destroyed and rebuilt countless times over 5000 years, Jerusalem’s enduring appeal…

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Genre: Documentary
A Place at the Table

A Place at the Table

A Place at the Table
IMDb: 6.8
84 min

Using personal stories, this powerful documentary illuminates the plight of the 49 million Americans struggling with food insecurity. A single mother, a small-town policeman and a farmer are among those…

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Genre: Documentary
Leave the World Behind

Leave the World Behind

Leave the World Behind
IMDb: 7.8
95 min

A music documentary following the breakup of Swedish House Mafia and their subsequent One Last Tour. The largest electronic tour in history, selling over 1 million tickets in one week….

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I Am Evel Knievel

I Am Evel Knievel

I Am Evel Knievel
IMDb: 6.6
95 min

I Am Evel Knievel features footage of Evels greatest jumps, including the seminal Snake River Canyon and Caesars Palace jumps. The film also showcases Knievels rise from a small town…

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Genre: Documentary
20.000 Days on Earth

20.000 Days on Earth

20.000 Days on Earth
IMDb: 7.5
97 min

A semi-fictionalized documentary about a day in the life of Australian musician Nick Cave’s persona.

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Won’t You Be My Neighbor?

Won’t You Be My Neighbor?

Won’t You Be My Neighbor?
IMDb: 8.4
95 min

Fred Rogers used puppets and play to explore complex social issues: race, disability, equality and tragedy, helping form the American concept of childhood. He spoke directly to children and they…

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Whitney

Whitney

Whitney
IMDb: 7.3
120 min

Filmmaker Kevin Macdonald examines the life and career of singer Whitney Houston. Features never-before-seen archival footage, exclusive recordings, rare performances and interviews with the people who knew her best.

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Turtle Odyssey

Turtle Odyssey

Turtle Odyssey
IMDb: 7.1
45 min

Turtle Odyssey explores the unique lifecycle of an Australian green sea turtle named Bunji and her incredible journey across the open ocean. The film follows Bunji the green sea turtle…

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Genre: Documentary
Three Identical Strangers

Three Identical Strangers

Three Identical Strangers
IMDb: 7.7
96 min

New York, 1980. Three complete strangers accidentally discover that they’re identical triplets, separated at birth. The 19-year-olds’ joyous reunion catapults them to international fame, but also unlocks an extraordinary and…

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They Shall Not Grow Old

They Shall Not Grow Old

They Shall Not Grow Old
IMDb: 8.3
99 min

A documentary about World War I with never-before-seen footage to commemorate the centennial of Armistice Day, and the end of the war.

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RBG

RBG

RBG
IMDb: 7.5
98 min

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg now 84, and still inspired by the lawyers who defended free speech during the Red Scare, Ginsburg refuses to relinquish her passionate duty, steadily fighting for…

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McQueen

McQueen

McQueen
IMDb: 7.8
111 min

Alexander McQueen’s rags-to-riches story is a modern-day fairy tale, laced with the gothic. Mirroring the savage beauty, boldness and vivacity of his design, this documentary is an intimate revelation of…

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Maiden

Maiden

Maiden
IMDb: 7.7
97 min

In a moving portrait of resilience, Alex Holmes chronicles the unprecedented journey of 24-year-old Tracy Edwards and the first all-female sailing crew to enter the Whitbread Round the World Race.

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Hale County This Morning, This Evening

Hale County This Morning, This Evening

Hale County This Morning, This Evening
IMDb: 6.3
76 min

Composed of intimate and unencumbered moments of people in a community, this film is constructed in a form that allows the viewer an emotive impression of the Historic South –…

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Genre: Documentary
Free Solo

Free Solo

Free Solo
IMDb: 8.2
100 min

Follow Alex Honnold as he attempts to become the first person to ever free solo climb Yosemite’s 3,000 foot high El Capitan wall. With no ropes or safety gear, this…

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Echo in the Canyon

Echo in the Canyon

Echo in the Canyon
IMDb: 7.0
82 min

A look at the roots of the historic music scene in L.A.’s Laurel Canyon featuring the music of iconic music groups such as The Byrds, The Beach Boys, Buffalo Springfield,…

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Bisbee ’17

Bisbee ’17

Bisbee ’17
IMDb: 6.6
112 min

It’s 2017 in Bisbee, Arizona, an old copper-mining town just miles from the Mexican border. The town’s close-knit community prepares to commemorate the 100th anniversary of Bisbee’s darkest hour: the…

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Being Frank: The Chris Sievey Story

Being Frank: The Chris Sievey Story

Being Frank: The Chris Sievey Story
IMDb: 7.6
105 min

The hilarious and bizarre story of Frank Sidebottom, the cult British comedian in a papier mâché head, and the secretive life of Chris Sievey, the artist trapped inside.

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Aquarela

Aquarela

Aquarela
IMDb: 6.7
90 min

From massive waves to melting ice, filmmaker Victor Kossakovsky travels around the world to capture stunning images of the beauty and raw power of water.

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Genre: Documentary
Anne Clark: I’ll Walk Out Into Tomorrow

Anne Clark: I’ll Walk Out Into Tomorrow

Anne Clark: I’ll Walk Out Into Tomorrow
IMDb: 5.7
80 min

Anne Clark, an icon of music history and a terrific pioneer of spoken word art, has been on stage for more than 30 years. It transforms language into unique music….

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Amazing Grace

Amazing Grace

Amazing Grace
IMDb: 7.5
89 min

A behind-the-scenes documentary about the recording of Aretha Franklin’s best-selling album finally sees the light of day more than four decades after the original footage was shot.

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A Reindeer’s Journey

A Reindeer’s Journey

A Reindeer’s Journey
IMDb: 6.8
86 min

Ailo’s Journey narrates the struggle of a little wild reindeer to survive its first migration. Throughout his journey, the frail and vulnerable wild reindeer will have to overcome the ordeals…

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We Blew It

We Blew It

We Blew It
IMDb: 5.1
137 min

How did America change from Easy Rider into Donald Trump? What became of the dreams and utopias of the 1960’s and 1970’s? What do the people who lived in that…

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Genre: Documentary
Walk with Me

Walk with Me

Walk with Me
IMDb: 6.3
94 min

Narrated by Benedict Cumberbatch, Walk With Me is a cinematic journey into the world of a monastic community who practice the art of mindfulness with Zen Buddhist master Thich Nhat…

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Genre: Documentary
The United States of Detroit

The United States of Detroit

The United States of Detroit
IMDb: 5.6
86 min

This is a film about the power and necessity of community action in Detroit, and the street level solutions that residents there are finding to make a way in the…

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Genre: Documentary
The Dawn Wall

The Dawn Wall

The Dawn Wall
IMDb: 8.1
100 min

In the middle of Yosemite National Park towers El Capitan, a huge block of granite whose smoothest side, the Dawn Wall, is said to be the most difficult rock climb…

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My Generation

My Generation

My Generation
IMDb: 7.1
85 min

The vivid and inspiring story of British film icon Michael Caine’s personal journey through 1960s swinging London.

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Mission Control: The Unsung Heroes of Apollo

Mission Control: The Unsung Heroes of Apollo

Mission Control: The Unsung Heroes of Apollo
IMDb: 7.5
101 min

At the heart of the Apollo program was the special team in Mission Control who put a man on the moon and helped create the future.

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McLaren

McLaren

McLaren
IMDb: 7.3
92 min

The story of New Zealander, Bruce McLaren, who founded the McLaren Motor Racing team, showing the world that a man of humble beginnings could take on the elite of motor…

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McKellen: Playing the Part

McKellen: Playing the Part

McKellen: Playing the Part
IMDb: 7.3
92 min

Built upon a 14 hour interview, McKellen: Playing the Part is a unique journey through the key landmarks of McKellen’s life, from early childhood into a demanding career that placed…

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I Am Heath Ledger

I Am Heath Ledger

I Am Heath Ledger
IMDb: 7.4
90 min

The life and career of an actor, artist, and icon. His own journey through his own camera.

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Ferrari: Race to Immortality

Ferrari: Race to Immortality

Ferrari: Race to Immortality
IMDb: 6.8
91 min

The late 1950s were known as golden years in the world of motor racing, champions were made and lost on a Sunday, and no losses were greater than those of…

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Genre: Documentary
Don’t Take Me Home

Don’t Take Me Home

Don’t Take Me Home
IMDb: 6.9
86 min

Documentary focusing on the wales national football team and their first Major Tournament since 1958 at the Euro’s 2016 in France. going beyond expectations and reaching the Semi Final, Making…

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City of Ghosts

City of Ghosts

City of Ghosts
IMDb: 7.4
92 min

With unprecedented access, this documentary follows the extraordinary journey of “Raqqa is Being Slaughtered Silently”—a group of anonymous citizen journalists who banded together after their homeland was overtaken by ISIS—as…

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Genre: Documentary, War
X-Rated 2: The Greatest Adult Stars of All-Time

X-Rated 2: The Greatest Adult Stars of All-Time

X-Rated 2: The Greatest Adult Stars of All-Time
IMDb: 5.9
87 min

Documentary sequel that offers a close-up look into the personal lives of the legendary porn stars who’ve survived the test of time and influenced popular culture. Blends rare interviews with…

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Genre: Documentary
The Red Pill

The Red Pill

The Red Pill
IMDb: 8.3
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
The Gardener

The Gardener

The Gardener
IMDb: 6.9
88 min

A 20-acre private garden in the Quebec mountains inspires awe in its visitors.

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Genre: Documentary
The Eagle Huntress

The Eagle Huntress

The Eagle Huntress
IMDb: 7.5
87 min

Follow Aisholpan, a 13-year-old girl, as she trains to become the first female in twelve generations of her Kazakh family to become an eagle hunter, and rise to the pinnacle…

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Kevin Hart: What Now?

Kevin Hart: What Now?

Kevin Hart: What Now?
IMDb: 5.9
96 min

Comedian Kevin Hart performs in front of a crowd of 50,000 people at Philadelphia’s outdoor venue, Lincoln Financial Field.

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For the Love of Spock

For the Love of Spock

For the Love of Spock
IMDb: 7.6
111 min

The life of Star Trek’s Mr. Spock — as well as that of Leonard Nimoy, the actor who played Mr. Spock for almost fifty years —written and directed by his…

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