Documentary Movies
Four Hours at the Capitol

Four Hours at the Capitol

Four Hours at the Capitol
IMDb: 5.9
92

The documentary is an immersive chronicle of the insurrection at the U.S. Capitol on January 6, 2021, when thousands of American citizens from across the country gathered in Washington D.C….

Genre: Documentary
On se (re)trouvera

On se (re)trouvera

On se (re)trouvera
IMDb: 6.8
97

Follows the story of three American teenage girls—each adopted from China—who discover they are blood-related cousins on 23andMe. Their online meeting inspires the young women to confront the burning questions…

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.

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….

The Velvet Underground

The Velvet Underground

The Velvet Underground
IMDb: 7.6
121

Experience the iconic rock band’s legacy in the first major documentary to tell their story. Directed with the era’s avant-garde spirit by Todd Haynes, this kaleidoscopic oral history combines exclusive…

Genre: Documentary
Gunda

Gunda

Gunda
IMDb: 7.4
93

Experiential cinema in its purest form, GUNDA chronicles the unfiltered lives of a mother pig, a flock of chickens, and a herd of cows with masterful intimacy. Using stark, transcendent…

Genre: Documentary
Convergence: Ensemble face à la crise

Convergence: Ensemble face à la crise

Convergence: Ensemble face à la crise
IMDb: 3.9
113

Activists and volunteers work through the darkest days of 2020, galvanizing social change amidst chaos as governments start to fail local communities. This epic, globally spanning and deeply passionate documentary…

Genre: Documentary
Madame X

Madame X

Madame X
IMDb: 7.5
116

Filmed in Lisbon, Portugal, the film captures the pop icon’s rare and rapturous tour performance, hailed by sold out theatrical audiences worldwide. The unprecedented intimate streaming experience will take viewers…

Genre: Documentary
Justin Bieber: Our World

Justin Bieber: Our World

Justin Bieber: Our World
IMDb: 4.5
94

After a three-year hiatus from a full performance, and with concert venues shut down due to the pandemic, Bieber delivers an electrifying show to close out 2020 on the rooftop…

Genre: Documentary
Jacinta

Jacinta

Jacinta
IMDb: 7.7
105

An astonishing record of the hereditary nature of trauma, Jacinta follows the lives of three generations of women struggling to find stability amid years of dependency. Jacinta leaves the Maine…

Genre: Documentary
15 Minutes of Shame

15 Minutes of Shame

15 Minutes of Shame
IMDb: 6.9
85

A timely, eye-opening roller-coaster ride through the world of public shaming. Examine social behavior by embedding with individuals from across the U.S. who have been publicly shamed or cyber-harassed –…

Genre: Documentary
A Spark Story

A Spark Story

A Spark Story
IMDb: 6.2
87

A documentary film providing an exclusive and immersive look at the process of Pixar Animation Studios filmmakers as they step into a leadership role and strive to bring their uniquely…

Pino

Pino

Pino
IMDb: 6
60

Rome, 1968: at the pinnacle of his artistic career, Pino Pascali died in an accident. 50 years later the Pascali Museum in Apulia—where Pino was born—buys and exhibits one of…

Genre: Documentary
Fauci

Fauci

Fauci
IMDb: 2.1
104

Exclusive access into the career and life of the public servant who has advised seven U.S. presidents beginning with the AIDS pandemic in the 1980s and through SARS, Ebola and…

Fittest in Dubai

Fittest in Dubai

Fittest in Dubai
IMDb: 6.1
60

“Fittest in Dubai” is a 60 min documentary film of the first CrossFit Sanctional event in the world. First place male and female competitors qualify for a position to the…

Heroes

Heroes

Heroes
IMDb: 7.6
N/A

“Heroes” tells the story of five legends of motorsport, whose lives are intimately intertwined and interconnected as they all scale the heights of their sport, while contending with profound personal…

Vince Carter: Legacy

Vince Carter: Legacy

Vince Carter: Legacy
IMDb: 5.4
86

Explores the fantastic highs and unsettling lows of 8-time All-Star and slam dunk champion, Vince Carter, as he looks back on his record-breaking 22-season professional basketball career.

Britney vs Spears

Britney vs Spears

Britney vs Spears
IMDb: 6.9
93

Journalist Jenny Eliscu and filmmaker Erin Lee Carr investigate Britney Spears’ fight for freedom by way of exclusive interviews and confidential evidence.

Attack of the Hollywood Clichés!

Attack of the Hollywood Clichés!

Attack of the Hollywood Clichés!
IMDb: 6
58

A special featuring some of the most famous films along with Screenwriters, Academics and Critics as they guide through the funny, weird and controversial clichés which appear on the screens.

Mustang Saviors

Mustang Saviors

Mustang Saviors
IMDb: n/A
100

Veteran suicide is a national tragedy on an epic scale.A remarkable treatment is proving more powerful than ever imagined: Pairing veterans with wild mustangs taken straight off the range; miraculously…

Genre: Documentary
Alganesh

Alganesh

Alganesh
IMDb: n/A
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Genre: Documentary
Fireboys

Fireboys

Fireboys
IMDb: n/A
82

Fireboys is the untold story of young men incarcerated in California who are offered a way out: by fighting wildfires. Immersive and personal, this coming-of-age story examines a correctional path…

Genre: Documentary
Twyla Moves

Twyla Moves

Twyla Moves
IMDb: 7
82

Interwoven with her storied career and prolific works, Twyla Moves sees legendary choreographer Twyla Tharp navigate her latest creative challenge: making a dance for a world plagued by the Covid-19…

Genre: Documentary
Muhammad Ali

Muhammad Ali

Muhammad Ali
IMDb: 8.8
N/A

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Genre: Documentary
Her Socialist Smile

Her Socialist Smile

Her Socialist Smile
IMDb: 6.1
93

The memory of a particular moment in early 20th century history when, in 1913, Helen Keller (1880-1968), a deaf-blind writer, lecturer and political activist, spoke, for the first time and…

Tethered

Tethered

Tethered
IMDb: n/A
N/A

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Genre: Documentary
Louis Theroux: Shooting Joe Exotic

Louis Theroux: Shooting Joe Exotic

Louis Theroux: Shooting Joe Exotic
IMDb: 6.8
89

This special sees Louis travel to America to investigate the story of a man who has become one of the most controversial and captivating icons of recent times: the gun-toting,…

Genre: Documentary
Misha and the Wolves

Misha and the Wolves

Misha and the Wolves
IMDb: 6.7
90

A woman’s Holocaust memoir takes the world by storm, but a fallout with her publisher-turned-detective reveals her story as an audacious deception created to hide a darker truth.

Schumacher

Schumacher

Schumacher
IMDb: 8.1
112

Through exclusive interviews and archival footage, this documentary traces an intimate portrait of seven-time Formula 1 champion Michael Schumacher.

Bitchin’: The Sound and Fury of Rick James

Bitchin’: The Sound and Fury of Rick James

Bitchin’: The Sound and Fury of Rick James
IMDb: 7.2
112

This profile of legendary funk/R&B icon Rick James captures the peaks and valleys of his storied career to reveal a complicated and rebellious soul, driven to share his talent with…

Genre: Documentary
Too Soon: Comedy After 9/11

Too Soon: Comedy After 9/11

Too Soon: Comedy After 9/11
IMDb: 6.5
90

Tragedy + Time + Comedy = Healing. From the immediate aftermath of 9/11 to today stand-up comedians, talk-show hosts, sketch performers, television animators and other entertainers have used often-controversial jokes…

Tales of the Uncanny

Tales of the Uncanny

Tales of the Uncanny
IMDb: 7.2
104

Severin Films chief David Gregory and House Of Psychotic Women author Kier-La Janisse query a global roster of more than 60 horror writers, directors and scholars that include Eli Roth,…

Awaken

Awaken

Awaken
IMDb: 6
74

A documentary film exploring humanity’s relationship with technology and with the natural world. Shot over a 5-year period in more than 30 countries, the film pioneers new timelapse, time-dilation, underwater,…

Detainee 001

Detainee 001

Detainee 001
IMDb: 6.9
88

A deep dive into the mysteries that led a young American man name John Walker Lindh, who became known as the “American Taliban,” to the battlefield in Afghanistan fighting alongside…

Genre: Documentary
Kill Chain: The Cyber War on America’s Elections

Kill Chain: The Cyber War on America’s Elections

Kill Chain: The Cyber War on America’s Elections
IMDb: 7.6
91

In advance of the 2020 Presidential election, Kill Chain: The Cyber War on America’s Elections takes a deep dive into the weaknesses of today’s election technology, investigating the startling vulnerabilities…

Genre: Documentary
Chichinette: The Accidental Spy

Chichinette: The Accidental Spy

Chichinette: The Accidental Spy
IMDb: 7
86

When it seems that all the stories about World War II have already been told, a new one is often found. Marthe Cohn is a French Jew, whose life resembles…

Last Call: The Shutdown of NYC Bars

Last Call: The Shutdown of NYC Bars

Last Call: The Shutdown of NYC Bars
IMDb: 6.9
60

The hospitality industry is the artistic heartbeat of New York. Thousands of artists, musicians, and actors flock to Queens to work in the service industry to supplement their dreams. In…

Genre: Documentary
Untold: Breaking Point

Untold: Breaking Point

Untold: Breaking Point
IMDb: 7.5
79

Under pressure to continue a winning tradition in American tennis, Mardy Fish faced mental health challenges that changed his life on and off the court.