Documentary Movies
Glossary of Broken Dreams

Glossary of Broken Dreams

Glossary of Broken Dreams
MOVIE

Puppets! Pixels! Anime! Live action! Stock footage! Lumpennerd Johannes Grenzfurthner gives an ideotaining cinematic revue about important political concepts. Everyone is talking about freedom! Privacy! Identity! Resistance! The Market! The…

Charged: The Eduardo Garcia Story

Charged: The Eduardo Garcia Story

Charged: The Eduardo Garcia Story
MOVIE

Charged with 2400 volts of electricity, Eduardo Garcia lost an arm, ribs, muscle mass and nearly his life, but more important than what he lost is what he found.

Rocco

Rocco

Rocco
MOVIE

Rocco Siffredi is to pornography what Mike Tyson is to boxing or Mick Jagger is to rock’n’roll: a living legend. His mother wanted him to be a priest; with her…

Genre: Documentary
I Am Evidence

I Am Evidence

I Am Evidence
MOVIE

The modern criminal justice system is hindered by the fact that countless rape kits remain untested in police evidence storage facilities across the United States. Only eight states currently have…

Genre: Documentary
End Game

End Game

End Game
MOVIE

Filmed and edited in intimate vérité style, this movie follows visionary medical practitioners who are working on the cutting edge of life and death and are dedicated to changing our…

Genre: Documentary
Chavela

Chavela

Chavela
MOVIE

Inspired by an exclusive interview and performance footage of Chavela Vargas shot in 1991 and guided by her unique voice, the film weaves an arresting portrait of a woman who…

Genre: Documentary
Jewel’s Catch One

Jewel’s Catch One

Jewel’s Catch One
MOVIE

With four strikes against her (black, female, poor and a lesbian), our trailblazer, Jewel Thais-Williams, helped changed laws, save lives and influence communities across Los Angeles, California as she opened…

Genre: Documentary
InnSæi

InnSæi

InnSæi
MOVIE

A story of soul searching, science, nature and creativity, InnSæi takes us on a global journey to uncover the art of connecting within in today’s world of distraction and stress.

Genre: Documentary
I Called Him Morgan

I Called Him Morgan

I Called Him Morgan
MOVIE

Part jazz history, part true-crime tale, Kasper Collin’s new documentary employs extensive archival footage and new interviews to tell the tragic story of the magnificently talented trumpeter Lee Morgan and…

Mighty Ground

Mighty Ground

Mighty Ground
MOVIE

A gifted singer, struggling with addiction on the streets of Skid Row, sets out on a journey to transform his life.

Genre: Documentary
Demi Lovato: Simply Complicated

Demi Lovato: Simply Complicated

Demi Lovato: Simply Complicated
MOVIE

Demi Lovato: Simply Complicated is a full length documentary that gives a personal and intimate look into Demi Lovato’s life as not only a regular 25 year old, but also…

89

89

89
MOVIE

89 tells the incredible story of one of football’s greatest triumphs: when against all odds Arsenal snatched the Championship title from Liverpool at Anfield in the last minute of the…

Genre: Documentary
Dolores

Dolores

Dolores
MOVIE

Dolores Huerta bucks 1950’s gender conventions by starting the country’s first farm worker’s union with fellow organizer Cesar Chavez. What starts out as a struggle for racial and labor justice,…

Genre: Documentary
Liberation Day

Liberation Day

Liberation Day
MOVIE

Under the loving but firm guidance of an old fan turned director and cultural diplomat, and to the surprise of a whole world, the ex-Yugoslavian cult band Laibach becomes the…

Genre: Documentary
Do You Trust this Computer?

Do You Trust this Computer?

Do You Trust this Computer?
MOVIE

Science fiction has long anticipated the rise of machine intelligence, and today a new generation of self-learning computers has begun to reshape every aspect of our lives. Will A.I. usher…

Genre: Documentary
City 40

City 40

City 40
MOVIE

Behind the walls of a forbidden city, the only thing more dangerous than its secrets is the truth.

I Am MLK Jr.

I Am MLK Jr.

I Am MLK Jr.
MOVIE

This feature documentary deeply explores Dr. King, his experience, his legacy and the Movement at large through key events – The Montgomery Bus Boycott, The Birmingham Campaign, March on Washington,…

Genre: Documentary
Ram Dass, Going Home

Ram Dass, Going Home

Ram Dass, Going Home
MOVIE

Ram Dass is one of the most important cultural figures from the 1960s and 70s. A pyschedelic pioneer, author of Be Here Now, beloved spiritual teacher, and outspoken advocate for…

Genre: Documentary
The China Hustle

The China Hustle

The China Hustle
MOVIE

An unsettling and eye-opening Wall Street horror story about Chinese companies, the American stock market, and the opportunistic greed behind the biggest heist you’ve never heard of.

Genre: Documentary
Model Citizens

Model Citizens

Model Citizens
MOVIE

Somewhere in the world right now–much closer than you think–people are playing with trains. You might not see them at first, but they’re there. In basements. In garages. In converted…

Genre: Documentary
Polar Bears: A Summer Odyssey

Polar Bears: A Summer Odyssey

Polar Bears: A Summer Odyssey
MOVIE

Polar Bears in Hudson Bay struggle in a green world. Up close and personal, originally shot all on native 3D.

Genre: Documentary
Sweet Micky for President

Sweet Micky for President

Sweet Micky for President
MOVIE

Music and politics collide when international music star, Pras Michel of the Fugees, returns to his homeland of Haiti following the devastating earthquake of 2010 to mobilize a presidential campaign…

Genre: Documentary
Vlogumentary

Vlogumentary

Vlogumentary
MOVIE

YouTube may have begun as a website for videos of cats and funny babies, but it is now home to vloggers: video diarists who have conjured a massive audience and…

Genre: Documentary
Red Trees

Red Trees

Red Trees
MOVIE

Award-winning filmmaker, Marina Willer (Cartas da Mãe), creates an impressionistic visual essay as she traces her father’s family journey as one of only twelve Jewish families to survive the Nazi…

Genre: Documentary
The Killing$ of Tony Blair

The Killing$ of Tony Blair

The Killing$ of Tony Blair
MOVIE

The story of Tony Blair’s destruction of the Labour Party, his well-remunerated business interests, and the thousands of innocent people who have died following his decision to invade Iraq.

Genre: Documentary
The Pistol Shrimps

The Pistol Shrimps

The Pistol Shrimps
MOVIE

An eclectic group of actresses, musicians, writers, comedians, and moms compete in the Los Angeles women’s recreational basketball league. With team names guaranteed to make you smile (Shecago Bulls, Traveling…

Genre: Documentary
Jane

Jane

Jane
MOVIE

Drawing from never-before-seen footage that has been tucked away in the National Geographic archives, director Brett Morgen tells the story of Jane Goodall, a woman whose chimpanzee research revolutionized our…

Genre: Documentary
Neat: The Story of Bourbon

Neat: The Story of Bourbon

Neat: The Story of Bourbon
MOVIE

Neat is a documentary that dives into the rich and storied world of bourbon. Exploring it’s colorful history, charismatic characters, and uniquely American process, the film is a celebration of…

Genre: Documentary
Along for the Ride

Along for the Ride

Along for the Ride
MOVIE

A documentary chronicling the filmmaking career of Dennis Hopper.

Genre: Documentary
Demon House

Demon House

Demon House
MOVIE

As mass hysteria breaks-out over an alleged demonic possession in an Indiana home, referred to as a “Portal to Hell,” Ghost Adventures host and paranormal investigator Zak Bagans buys the…

All These Sleepless Nights

All These Sleepless Nights

All These Sleepless Nights
MOVIE

What does it mean to be awake in a world that seems satisfied to be asleep? Kris and Michal push their experiences of life and love to a breaking point…

Genre: Documentary
Under an Arctic Sky

Under an Arctic Sky

Under an Arctic Sky
MOVIE

Six fearless surfers travel to the north coast of Iceland to ride waves unlike anything they’ve ever experienced, captured with high-tech cameras.

Almost Holy

Almost Holy

Almost Holy
MOVIE

After the collapse of the Soviet Union, Ukraine’s social and political institutions faced massive change, including an increasingly corrupt government and crippled infrastructure. A number of the nation’s youth wound…

Genre: Documentary
Marley

Marley

Marley
MOVIE

Bob Marley’s universal appeal, impact on music history and role as a social and political prophet is both unique and unparalleled. Directed by Academy Award-winning director Kevin Macdonald (The Last…

Undefeated

Undefeated

Undefeated
MOVIE

Set against the backdrop of a high school football season, Dan Lindsay and T.J. Martin’s documentary UNDEFEATED is an intimate chronicle of three underprivileged student-athletes from inner-city Memphis and the…

Genre: Documentary
The Pirate Bay: Away From Keyboard

The Pirate Bay: Away From Keyboard

The Pirate Bay: Away From Keyboard
MOVIE

TPB AFK is a documentary about three computer addicts who redefined the world of media distribution with their hobby homepage The Pirate Bay. How did Tiamo, a beer crazy hardware…

Genre: Documentary
Extremis

Extremis

Extremis
MOVIE

A purely observational non-fiction film that takes viewers into the ethically murky world of end-of-life decision making in a public hospital.

Genre: Documentary
August Winds

August Winds

August Winds
MOVIE

Shirley has left the big city to live in a small seaside town and look after her elderly grandmother. She drives a tractor on a local coconut plantation, loves rock…

Behind the Mask: The Batman Dead End Story

Behind the Mask: The Batman Dead End Story

Behind the Mask: The Batman Dead End Story
MOVIE

Director and Writer Eric Dow (“Honor in the Valley of Tears”) brings us his second documentary as he goes behind the scenes of the fan fiction short film, “Batman: Dead…

Genre: Documentary
Fanarchy

Fanarchy

Fanarchy
MOVIE

Fanarchy explores the rise of fan culture and ways in which fans are threatening the Hollywood system by becoming a creative force in their own right. With affordable technology at…

Genre: Documentary