Documentary Movies
American Dharma

American Dharma

American Dharma
IMDb: 7.1
95

A portrait of controversial Breitbart honcho and Donald Trump advisor, Stephen K. Bannon.

Eddie Murphy: Raw

Eddie Murphy: Raw

Eddie Murphy: Raw
IMDb: 8.2
90

Eddie Murphy delights, shocks and entertains with dead-on celebrity impersonations, observations on ’80s love, sex and marriage, a remembrance of Mom’s hamburgers and much more.

Northern Disco Lights

Northern Disco Lights

Northern Disco Lights
IMDb: 6.6
70

Northern Disco Lights tells the untold story of a group of teenagers in the arctic city of Tromsø, who set off a chain of events that would go on to…

Genre: Documentary
The Hottest August

The Hottest August

The Hottest August
IMDb: 5.4
92

Brett Story’s visionary look at New York City as it braces for an uncertain future.

Genre: Documentary
Netflix vs. the World

Netflix vs. the World

Netflix vs. the World
IMDb: 5.8
N/A

The story of how a tiny, broke Silicon Valley startup slew giants of the movie rental world, warded off Amazon and forced movie making and distribution into the digital age.

Genre: Documentary
2040

2040

2040
IMDb: 7.5
92

A three year self-described labour of love, 2040 takes the form of a visual letter from the filmmaker to his four-year-old daughter Velvet, showing her what the year 2040 could…

Genre: Documentary
A Cam Life

A Cam Life

A Cam Life
IMDb: 3.8
77

An undaunted look into the cam business from performers and clients to website and studio owners.

Genre: Documentary
There’s Something in the Water

There’s Something in the Water

There’s Something in the Water
IMDb: 7.7
73

Ellen Page brings attention to the injustices and injuries caused by environmental racism in her home province, in this urgent documentary on Indigenous and African Nova Scotian women fighting to…

Genre: Documentary
Wise Children

Wise Children

Wise Children
IMDb: N/A
N/A

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Bedlam

Bedlam

Bedlam
IMDb: 7.2
84

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…

Genre: Documentary
Humanitarian: The Real Michael Jackson

Humanitarian: The Real Michael Jackson

Humanitarian: The Real Michael Jackson
IMDb: 4.3
N/A

Not Available

Genre: Documentary
Mystify: Michael Hutchence

Mystify: Michael Hutchence

Mystify: Michael Hutchence
IMDb: 8.5
102

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…

Ella Fitzgerald: Just One of Those Things

Ella Fitzgerald: Just One of Those Things

Ella Fitzgerald: Just One of Those Things
IMDb: 7.3
89

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…

Momo: The Missouri Monster

Momo: The Missouri Monster

Momo: The Missouri Monster
IMDb: 5.9
N/A

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…

Red Dog

Red Dog

Red Dog
IMDb: 6.5
104

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…

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: 6.5
94

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…

Genre: Documentary
Spirits in the Forest

Spirits in the Forest

Spirits in the Forest
IMDb: 9.2
95

Across 2017/2018 Depeche Mode embarked on their Global Spirit Tour, in which they performed to more than 3 million fans at 115 shows across the globe. This new visually-striking film…

Dads

Dads

Dads
IMDb: 4.1
87

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,…

There Are No Fakes

There Are No Fakes

There Are No Fakes
IMDb: 6.1
113

Norval Morrisseau was the first Indigenous Canadian artist to be taken seriously in the art world. By the turn of this century his work commanded tens of thousands of dollars….

Best Worst Movie

Best Worst Movie

Best Worst Movie
IMDb: 2.9
93

A look at the making of the film Troll 2 (1990) and its journey from being crowned the “worst film of all time” to a cherished cult classic.

Scheme Birds

Scheme Birds

Scheme Birds
IMDb: 7.7
90

Gemma’s childhood, a teenage troublemaker, turns into motherhood in Motherwell, a rusty Scottish steel town, a place where people either get knocked up or locked up, where innocent games can…

Genre: Documentary
Jump Shot: The Kenny Sailors Story

Jump Shot: The Kenny Sailors Story

Jump Shot: The Kenny Sailors Story
IMDb: 7.1
80

Introducing his never before seen ‘leaping one-hander’ to the masses on a national level, Kenny Sailors quickly grew to be a fan favorite while leading his Wyoming Cowboys to the…

No Safe Spaces

No Safe Spaces

No Safe Spaces
IMDb: 5.5
95

Adam Carolla and Dennis Prager examine the reality of life and discourse on college campuses in modern America.

Genre: Documentary
Narrowsburg

Narrowsburg

Narrowsburg
IMDb: 7.9
84

The stranger-than-fiction story of a French film producer and her mafioso-turned-actor husband who attempt to turn a tiny town into the “Sundance of the East.”

Genre: Documentary
A Prayer for Compassion

A Prayer for Compassion

A Prayer for Compassion
IMDb: 9.1
N/A

The film follows Thomas on a quest across America, that ultimately takes him to Morocco for the UN Climate Conference and throughout the Indian subcontinent to ask people of faith…

Genre: Documentary
Valiant

Valiant

Valiant
IMDb: 6.9
N/A

Not Available

Good Timing with Jo Firestone

Good Timing with Jo Firestone

Good Timing with Jo Firestone
IMDb: 7.1
N/A

In this hilarious and heartwarming special, Jo Firestone teaches a comedy workshop for 16 senior citizens, leading up to their first live stand-up show.

She Did That

She Did That

She Did That
IMDb: 7.4
71

“She Did That” is the first full-length documentary focusing the lens on Black women building brands and legacies. The film explores the passionate pursuits of Black women and their entrepreneurship…

Genre: Documentary
Foosballers

Foosballers

Foosballers
IMDb: 9.1
96

Most people know foosball as the game they used to play in their parent’s basement, but for some die-hard fans, foosball isn’t just a game… it’s a way of life….

SunGanges

SunGanges

SunGanges
IMDb: 6.7
74

A panoptic film on water, energy and climate, SunGanges (SuryaGanga) is a wild and intense ride three filmmakers take across the vast Indian landscape in an attempt to connect the…

Capital in the Twenty-First Century

Capital in the Twenty-First Century

Capital in the Twenty-First Century
IMDb: 7.4
110

Film adaptation of French economist Thomas Piketty’s ground-breaking global bestseller of the same name: an eye-opening journey through wealth and power.

Genre: Documentary
PS5 – The Future of Gaming

PS5 – The Future of Gaming

PS5 – The Future of Gaming
IMDb: 6.9
N/A

Not Available

Genre: Documentary
Pigeon Kings

Pigeon Kings

Pigeon Kings
IMDb: 8.5
81

Pigeons do somersaults in mid-flight, and there is a tight-knit community of pigeon breeders and trainers in South Central L.A. devoted to the phenomenon as a competitive sport.

Genre: Documentary
Villa Empain

Villa Empain

Villa Empain
IMDb: 6.3
N/A

Not Available

Merci Bocuse

Merci Bocuse

Merci Bocuse
IMDb: 8.5
90

A young and ambitious team of chefs face the life-changing challenges of competing in the world’s most prestigious culinary competition.

Genre: Documentary
Cunningham

Cunningham

Cunningham
IMDb: 6.7
93

The iconic Merce Cunningham and the last generation of his dance company is profiled in Alla Kovgan’s 3D documentary, through recreations of his landmark works and archival footage of Cunningham,…

Ad Sof HaOlam

Ad Sof HaOlam

Ad Sof HaOlam
IMDb: 6.8
76

Emmy-winning Israeli filmmaker Maya Zinshtein (Forever Pure) returns to the Festival with this riveting exposé that investigates the unlikely connection between Jews and evangelical Christians in the U.S. and Israel,…

Genre: Documentary
Passion Play: Russell Westbrook

Passion Play: Russell Westbrook

Passion Play: Russell Westbrook
IMDb: 7.5
N/A

Chronicling the life and career of Russell Westbrook, one of the greatest point guards of all time. Despite his success, he enters the 2021-22 season on his fourth team in…

Genre: Documentary
The Toolbox Killer

The Toolbox Killer

The Toolbox Killer
IMDb: 6.5
89

Known as “The Toolbox Killer,” Lawrence Bittaker, alongside his partner Roy Norris, committed heinous acts. Bittaker remained silent about his crimes for 40 years until he met criminologist Laura Brand….

Chão

Chão

Chão
IMDb: 6.5
112

About how soil can be farmed in ecologically-viable fashion and the struggles of the Landless Workers’ Movement. Since 2015, an area of land has been occupied by a group of…

Genre: Documentary