Documentary Movies
The Little Mermaid Live!

The Little Mermaid Live!

The Little Mermaid Live!
IMDb: N/A
120 min

Live musical performances by a star-studded cast will be interwoven into the broadcast of the animated classic.

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63 Up

63 Up

63 Up
IMDb: 8.1
180 min

Director Michael Apted revisits the same group of British-born adults after a 7 year wait. The subjects are interviewed as to the changes that have occurred in their lives during…

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Genre: Documentary
Linda Ronstadt: The Sound of My Voice

Linda Ronstadt: The Sound of My Voice

Linda Ronstadt: The Sound of My Voice
IMDb: 8.2
95 min

With one of the most memorably stunning voices that has ever hit the airwaves, Linda Ronstadt burst onto the 1960s folk rock music scene in her early twenties.

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Genre: Documentary
Love, Antosha

Love, Antosha

Love, Antosha
IMDb: 8.3
92 min

From a prolific career in film and television, Anton Yelchin left an indelible legacy as an actor. Through his journals and other writings, his photography, the original music he wrote,…

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Genre: Documentary
Meeting Gorbachev

Meeting Gorbachev

Meeting Gorbachev
IMDb: 7.2
90 min

Mikhail Gorbachev, former president of the Soviet Union, sits down with filmmaker Werner Herzog to discuss his many achievements. Topics include the talks to reduce nuclear weapons, the reunification of…

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Genre: Documentary
Everybody’s Everything

Everybody’s Everything

Everybody’s Everything
IMDb: 5.1
116 min

The story of artist Lil Peep (Gustav Åhr) from his birth in Long Island and meteoric rise as a genre blending pop star & style icon, to his death due…

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Served Like a Girl

Served Like a Girl

Served Like a Girl
IMDb: 7.8
103 min

Five women veterans who have endured unimaginable trauma in service create a shared sisterhood to help the rising number of stranded homeless women veterans by entering a competition that unexpectedly…

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Genre: Documentary
Mystify: Michael Hutchence

Mystify: Michael Hutchence

Mystify: Michael Hutchence
IMDb: 7.6
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
Cold Case Hammarskjöld

Cold Case Hammarskjöld

Cold Case Hammarskjöld
IMDb: 7.8
128 min

Ndola, Northern Rhodesia (currently Zambia), September 18th, 1961. Swedish Dag Hammarskjöld, UN Secretary-General, mysteriously dies in a plane crash. Decades later, Danish journalist and filmmaker Mads Brügger and Swedish researcher…

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Leavenworth

Leavenworth

Leavenworth
IMDb: N/A
55 min

This controversial true-crime series seeks to uncover the inner workings of the military justice system as former Army Lieutenant Clint Lorance faces 19 years at the United States Penitentiary in…

Status: Returning Series
Genre: Documentary
Ailo’s Journey

Ailo’s Journey

Ailo’s Journey
IMDb: N/A
N/A

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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Honeyland

Honeyland

Honeyland
IMDb: 8.2
90 min

When nomadic beekeepers break Honeyland’s basic rule (take half of the honey, but leave half to the bees), the last female beehunter in Europe must save the bees and restore…

Genre: Documentary
The Elephant Queen

The Elephant Queen

The Elephant Queen
IMDb: 8.2
96 min

Athena is a mother who will do everything in her power to protect her herd when they are forced to leave their waterhole. This epic journey, narrated by Chiwetel Ejiofor,…

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Genre: Documentary
Mike Wallace Is Here

Mike Wallace Is Here

Mike Wallace Is Here
IMDb: 6.8
90 min

For over half a century, 60 Minutes’ fearsome newsman Mike Wallace went head-to-head with the world’s most influential figures. Relying exclusively on archival footage, the film interrogates the interrogator, tracking…

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Genre: Documentary
Marianne & Leonard: Words of Love

Marianne & Leonard: Words of Love

Marianne & Leonard: Words of Love
IMDb: 6.9
102 min

A story of enduring love between Leonard Cohen and his Norwegian muse, Marianne Ihlen. The film follows their relationship from their early days in Greece, a time of “free love”…

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Genre: Documentary
Jenny Slate: Stage Fright

Jenny Slate: Stage Fright

Jenny Slate: Stage Fright
IMDb: N/A
N/A
66 min

Jenny Slate’s first stand-up special is a mix of stage time, funny stories about adulthood and conversations with family in her childhood home.

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League of Legends Origins

League of Legends Origins

League of Legends Origins
IMDb: 7.6
N/A

Fans, experts and creators of “League of Legends” detail the game’s rise from free demo to global esports titan.

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Genre: Documentary
The Captain

The Captain

The Captain
IMDb: 6.0
111 min

Based on the true story of a pilot who had to ensure the safety of 128 passengers and crew members on the plane when its windshield became damaged mid-flight. The…

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Salam – The First ****** Nobel Laureate

Salam – The First ****** Nobel Laureate

Salam – The First ****** Nobel Laureate
IMDb: 8.5
75 min

Salam is a feature length documentary about the Nobel prize winning Pakistani physicist, Abdus Salam. The film reveals the extraordinary life of the charismatic Abdus Salam, in all its color,…

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Genre: Documentary
Maiden

Maiden

Maiden
IMDb: 7.6
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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Genre: Documentary
Diego Maradona

Diego Maradona

Diego Maradona
IMDb: 7.7
130 min

Constructed from over 500 hours of never-before-seen footage, this documentary centers on the career of celebrated football player Diego Armando Maradona, who played for S.S.C. Napoli in the 1980s.

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Genre: Documentary
Declassified: Untold Stories of American Spies

Declassified: Untold Stories of American Spies

Declassified: Untold Stories of American Spies
TMDb: 7
42 min

Explore the true stories of America’s covert operations told firsthand by the agents who lived it, while getting unprecedented access to the riveting and secret world of espionage.

Status: Returning Series
The Untold Tales of Armistead Maupin

The Untold Tales of Armistead Maupin

The Untold Tales of Armistead Maupin
IMDb: 7.6
90 min

The Untold Tales of Armistead Maupin celebrates one of the world’s most beloved storytellers, following his evolution from a conservative son of the Old South into a gay rights pioneer…

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Genre: Documentary
Pavarotti

Pavarotti

Pavarotti
IMDb: 7.6
114 min

Featuring never-before-seen footage, concert performances and intimate interviews, filmmaker Ron Howard examines the life and career of famed opera tenor Luciano Pavarotti.

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Prosecuting Evil: The Extraordinary World of Ben Ferencz

Prosecuting Evil: The Extraordinary World of Ben Ferencz

Prosecuting Evil: The Extraordinary World of Ben Ferencz
IMDb: 7.8
83 min

A fascinating portrait of Ben Ferencz, the last surviving Nuremberg Trial prosecutor, who continues to wage his lifelong crusade in the fight for law and peace.

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Hello, Privilege. It’s Me, Chelsea

Hello, Privilege. It’s Me, Chelsea

Hello, Privilege. It’s Me, Chelsea
IMDb: N/A
64 min

In this documentary, Chelsea Handler explores how white privilege impacts American culture — and the ways it’s benefited her own life and career.

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Genre: Documentary
Echo in the Canyon

Echo in the Canyon

Echo in the Canyon
IMDb: 7.1
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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Penguins

Penguins

Penguins
IMDb: 6.8
76 min

The story of Steve, an Adélie penguin, on a quest to find a life partner and start a family. When Steve meets with Wuzzo the emperor penguin they become friends….

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Amazing Grace

Amazing Grace

Amazing Grace
IMDb: 7.8
89 min

The late director Sydney Pollack’s behind-the-scenes documentary about the recording of Aretha Franklin’s best-selling album Amazing Grace finally sees the light of day more than four decades after the original…

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Jawline

Jawline

Jawline
IMDb: 7.0
99 min

The film follows 16-year-old Austyn Tester, a rising star in the live-broadcast ecosystem who built his following on wide-eyed optimism and teen girl lust, as he tries to escape a…

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Genre: Documentary
Untouchable

Untouchable

Untouchable
IMDb: 6.5
98 min

The inside story of the rise and fall of Harvey Weinstein reveals how, over decades, he acquired and protected his power even when scandal threatened to engulf him. Former colleagues…

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Genre: Documentary
Memory: The Origins of Alien

Memory: The Origins of Alien

Memory: The Origins of Alien
IMDb: 7.0
95 min

The untold origin story behind Ridley Scott’s Alien – rooted in Greek and Egyptian mythologies, underground comics, the art of Francis Bacon, and the dark visions of Dan O’Bannon and…

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Genre: Documentary
2040

2040

2040
IMDb: N/A
N/A

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…

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Genre: Documentary
Travis Scott: Look Mom I Can Fly

Travis Scott: Look Mom I Can Fly

Travis Scott: Look Mom I Can Fly
IMDb: 8.3
84 min

While crafting his Grammy-nominated album “Astroworld,” Travis Scott juggles controversy, fatherhood and career highs in this intimate documentary.

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Genre: Documentary
Dave Chappelle: Sticks & Stones

Dave Chappelle: Sticks & Stones

Dave Chappelle: Sticks & Stones
IMDb: N/A
N/A

Legendary comedian Dave Chappelle is back with an all-new stand-up comedy special, Sticks & Stones, his fifth Netflix Original.

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The Amazing Johnathan Documentary

The Amazing Johnathan Documentary

The Amazing Johnathan Documentary
IMDb: 7.9
91 min

What begins as a documentary following the final tour of a dying magician—”The Amazing Johnathan”—becomes an unexpected and increasingly bizarre journey as the filmmaker struggles to separate truth from illusion.

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Another Day of Life

Another Day of Life

Another Day of Life
IMDb: 7.3
85 min

In 1975, Ryszard Kapuściński, a veteran Polish journalist, embarked on a seemingly suicidal road trip into the heart of the Angola’s civil war. There, he witnessed once again the dirty…

American Factory

American Factory

American Factory
IMDb: N/A
N/A

In post-industrial Ohio, a Chinese billionaire opens a new factory in the husk of an abandoned General Motors plant, hiring two thousand blue-collar Americans. Early days of hope and optimism…

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Genre: Documentary
The Biggest Little Farm

The Biggest Little Farm

The Biggest Little Farm
IMDb: 8.0
91 min

The successes and failures of a couple determined to live in harmony with nature on a farm outside of Los Angeles are lovingly chronicled by filmmaking farmer John Chester, in…

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Genre: Documentary
Andy Irons: Kissed by God

Andy Irons: Kissed by God

Andy Irons: Kissed by God
IMDb: 8.5
100 min

A film about bipolar disorder and opioid addiction as seen through the life of three-time world champion surfer Andy Irons. He was the pride of Hawaii and revered around the…

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Genre: Documentary