Documentary Movies
Bauhaus Spirit: 100 Years of Bauhaus

Bauhaus Spirit: 100 Years of Bauhaus

Bauhaus Spirit: 100 Years of Bauhaus
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95 min

Founded in 1919 by Walter Gropius, Bauhaus was supposed to unite sculpture, painting, design and architecture into a single combined constructive discipline. It is a synthesis of liberated imagination and…

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Chasing Portraits

Chasing Portraits

Chasing Portraits
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One man’s art. One woman’s unexpected path to healing. An American woman’s emotional quest to find the art of her Polish-Jewish great-grandfather, lost during World War II.

Genre: Documentary
Filmworker

Filmworker

Filmworker
IMDb: 7.4
94 min

The story of Leon Vitali, who surrendered his promising acting career to become Stanley Kubrick’s devoted right-hand man.

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Chef Flynn

Chef Flynn

Chef Flynn
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Ten-year-old Flynn McGarry transforms his living room into a supper club using his classmates as line cooks. Achieving sudden fame, Flynn outgrows his bedroom kitchen and sets out to challenge…

Genre: Documentary
Tiny: The Life of Erin Blackwell

Tiny: The Life of Erin Blackwell

Tiny: The Life of Erin Blackwell
IMDb: 8.2
87 min

Filmmaker Martin Bell chronicles the life of Erin Blackwell, mother of 10 children, from the time she was a 14-year-old prostitute through her battle with drug addiction, poverty and parenting.

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Nothing Like a Dame

Nothing Like a Dame

Nothing Like a Dame
IMDb: 7.3
84 min

BBC Arena’s documentary on the Dames of British Theatre and film featuring Maggie Smith, Elieen Atkins, Judi Dench and Joan Plowright on screen together for the first time as they…

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Jihadists

Jihadists

Jihadists
IMDb: 5.5
72 min

A documentary that takes us to the heart of jihadism in Mali

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Divide and Conquer: The Story of Roger Ailes

Divide and Conquer: The Story of Roger Ailes

Divide and Conquer: The Story of Roger Ailes
IMDb: 7.0
107 min

Alexis Bloom charts the rise and fall of the late Republican Party booster and controversial Fox News mogul who went down in flames amid multiple sexual harassment allegations.

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A German Youth

A German Youth

A German Youth
IMDb: 7.0
93 min

At the end of the 1960s the post-war generation began to revolt against their parents. This was a generation disillusioned by anti-communist capitalism and a state apparatus in which they…

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Genre: Documentary
Never-Ending Man: Hayao Miyazaki

Never-Ending Man: Hayao Miyazaki

Never-Ending Man: Hayao Miyazaki
IMDb: 6.8
70 min

A look at legendary Japanese animator Hayao Miyazaki following his retirement in 2013.

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Chinese Portrait

Chinese Portrait

Chinese Portrait
IMDb: 6.3
79 min

Shot over the course of ten years on both film and video, the film consists of a series of carefully composed tableaux of people and environments. Pedestrians shuffle across a…

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Genre: Documentary
Narcissister Organ Player

Narcissister Organ Player

Narcissister Organ Player
IMDb: 7.2
91 min

This hybrid performance/documentary film explores how the artist’s complex family history, in particular her relationship with her mother, compelled her to create the masked, erotic performance character Narcissister.

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Over the Limit

Over the Limit

Over the Limit
IMDb: 7.4
74 min

Margarita Mamun, an elite Russian rhythmic gymnast, is struggling to become an Olympic champion. It is the most important year of her career and her last chance to achieve the…

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Denise Ho: Becoming the Song

Denise Ho: Becoming the Song

Denise Ho: Becoming the Song
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This timely documentary explores the singer’s remarkable journey from Cantopop superstar to outspoken political activist, putting her life and career on the line in support of HongKonger’s struggle to maintain…

Genre: Documentary
Cunningham

Cunningham

Cunningham
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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,…

Genre: Documentary
63 Up

63 Up

63 Up
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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…

Genre: Documentary
Spelling the Dream

Spelling the Dream

Spelling the Dream
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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…

Genre: Documentary
The Painter and the Thief

The Painter and the Thief

The Painter and the Thief
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When two of artist Barbora Kysilkova’s most valuable paintings are stolen from a gallery at Frogner in Oslo, the police are able to find the thief after a few days,…

Genre: Documentary
Diana Kennedy: Nothing Fancy

Diana Kennedy: Nothing Fancy

Diana Kennedy: Nothing Fancy
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Cookbook author and environmental activist Diana Kennedy reflects on an unconventional life spent mastering Mexican cuisine.

Genre: Documentary
The Ghost of Peter Sellers

The Ghost of Peter Sellers

The Ghost of Peter Sellers
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The Ghost of Peter Sellers is a feature-length documentary directed by Peter Medak about his unreleased film ‘Ghost in the Noonday Sun’, starring Peter Sellers and filmed in Cyprus in…

Genre: Documentary
Searching Eva

Searching Eva

Searching Eva
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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…

Genre: Documentary
Becoming

Becoming

Becoming
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Join former first lady Michelle Obama in an intimate documentary looking at her life, hopes and connection with others as she tours with “Becoming.”

Genre: Documentary
Gordon Lightfoot: If You Could Read My Mind

Gordon Lightfoot: If You Could Read My Mind

Gordon Lightfoot: If You Could Read My Mind
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From the song he refuses to perform to his admiration for Drake, a songwriting legend reflects on his lyrics and longevity with candour and humour. At 80 years young (and…

Fantastic Fungi

Fantastic Fungi

Fantastic Fungi
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Fantastic Fungi is a vivid journey into the mysterious subterranean world of mycelium and its fruit— the mushroom. A story that begins 3.5 billion years ago, fungi makes the soil…

Genre: Documentary
Once Were Brothers: Robbie Robertson and The Band

Once Were Brothers: Robbie Robertson and The Band

Once Were Brothers: Robbie Robertson and The Band
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It will tell the story of a group that went from backing up Bob Dylan to become one of the most influential groups of its era.

Patterns of Evidence: The Red Sea Miracle

Patterns of Evidence: The Red Sea Miracle

Patterns of Evidence: The Red Sea Miracle
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Patterns of Evidence: The Red Sea Miracle , is the first in a two-part film series by Patterns of Evidence’s award-winning filmmaker, Timothy Mahoney. In this investigation he examines the…

Genre: Documentary
The Last Dance

The Last Dance

The Last Dance
TMDb: 8.1
60 min

A 10-part documentary chronicling the untold story of Michael Jordan and the Chicago Bulls dynasty with rare, never-before-seen footage and sound from the 1997-98 championship season – plus over 100…

Status: Returning Series
Genre: Documentary