Documentary Movies
Apollo 11

Apollo 11

Apollo 11
IMDb: 8.2
93 min

A look at the Apollo 11 mission to land on the moon led by commander Neil Armstrong and pilot Buzz Aldrin.

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It’s a Hard Truth Ain’t It

It’s a Hard Truth Ain’t It

It’s a Hard Truth Ain’t It
IMDb: 6.8
74 min

“It’s a Hard Truth Ain’t It” is a companion piece to “O.G.”, a narrative drama also directed by Madeleine Sackler. It is co-directed by thirteen men incarcerated at the Pendleton…

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Hoaxed

Hoaxed

Hoaxed
IMDb: 7.3
125 min

An insider’s look at the fake news phenomenon and the consequences of media misinformation. Interviews from those who have been accused of spreading it themselves are featured in variety throughout…

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Last Glimpse

Last Glimpse

Last Glimpse
IMDb: 6.8
44 min

Due to rising sea levels, the Maldives and its culture is on the brink. In this travel show with purpose, we meet young people taking action on the frontlines of…

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The Devil We Know

The Devil We Know

The Devil We Know
IMDb: 7.8
95 min

Unraveling one of the biggest environmental scandals of our time, a group of citizens in West Virginia take on a powerful corporation after they discover it has knowingly been dumping…

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Bob Ross: The Happy Painter

Bob Ross: The Happy Painter

Bob Ross: The Happy Painter
IMDb: 7.7
64 min

A behind-the-scenes look at the beloved public television personality’s journey from humble beginnings to an American pop-culture icon. “The Happy Painter” reveals the public and private sides of Bob Ross…

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After the Spill

After the Spill

After the Spill
IMDb: 7.0
62 min

Ten years ago Hurricane Katrina devastated the coast of Louisiana. Five years later the Deepwater Horizon exploded and spilled more than 200 million gallons of oil into the Gulf of…

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West of Memphis

West of Memphis

West of Memphis
IMDb: 7.9
147 min

The documentary tells the hitherto unknown story behind an extraordinary and desperate fight to bring the truth to light. Told and made by those who lived it, the filmmakers’ unprecedented…

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I Called Him Morgan

I Called Him Morgan

I Called Him Morgan
IMDb: 7.3
92 min

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…

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Tortured for Christ

Tortured for Christ

Tortured for Christ
IMDb: 9.3
77 min

The Voice of the Martyrs presents the inspiring new movie Tortured for Christ, a cinematic retelling of the testimony of VOM founder Pastor Richard Wurmbrand as written in his international…

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Drug Lord: The Legend of Shorty

Drug Lord: The Legend of Shorty

Drug Lord: The Legend of Shorty
IMDb: 6.2
90 min

The Legend of Shorty is the story of a man and a myth

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Bethany Hamilton: Unstoppable

Bethany Hamilton: Unstoppable

Bethany Hamilton: Unstoppable
IMDb: 6.9
100 min

One of the most fearless and accomplished athletes of her generation, Bethany Hamilton became a surfing wunderkind when she returned to the sport following a devastating shark attack at age…

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The Wonderful, Horrible Life of Leni Riefenstahl

The Wonderful, Horrible Life of Leni Riefenstahl

The Wonderful, Horrible Life of Leni Riefenstahl
IMDb: 8.0
183 min

This documentary recounts the life and work of one of most famous, and yet reviled, German film directors in history, Leni Riefenstahl. The film recounts the rise of her career…

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The Yellow Star: The Persecution of the Jews in Europe – 1933-1945

The Yellow Star: The Persecution of the Jews in Europe – 1933-1945

The Yellow Star: The Persecution of the Jews in Europe – 1933-1945
IMDb: 7.0
89 min

This Oscar nominated documentary serves not only as a remembrance but a lesson and a warning for the future. It follows the plight of Europe’s Jews during the terrifying period…

The Goebbels Experiment

The Goebbels Experiment

The Goebbels Experiment
IMDb: 7.4
108 min

The Nazi propaganda mastermind behind Hitler speaks in first person as actor Kenneth Branagh reads pages of the diary kept by the chief of propaganda, Joseph Goebbels, revealing the man’s…

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The Unknown Soldier

The Unknown Soldier

The Unknown Soldier
IMDb: 7.5
97 min

In the wake of World War II, most Germans have been raised with the mistaken belief that the Holocaust had been planned and executed by just a tiny minority of…

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Verdict on Auschwitz

Verdict on Auschwitz

Verdict on Auschwitz
IMDb: 7.6
180 min

This documentary re-creates the momentous Frankfurt trial. Rolf Bickel and Dietrich Wagner build the film around taped testimony from more than 200 Auschwitz survivors. Twenty-two former members of Hitler’s SS,…

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Swiped: Hooking Up in the Digital Age

Swiped: Hooking Up in the Digital Age

Swiped: Hooking Up in the Digital Age
IMDb: 5.6
60 min

A look at the evolving nature of sex and dating in the digital age that offers candid insights from twentysomethings and experts in the field.

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Screamers

Screamers

Screamers
IMDb: 6.0
91 min

Internationally known director Carla Garapedian follows the rock band System of a Down as they tour Europe and the US pointing out the horrors of modern genocide that began in…

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Blood Diamonds

Blood Diamonds

Blood Diamonds
IMDb: 7.7
120 min

Blood Diamonds is a made-for-TV documentary series, originally broadcast on the History Channel, that looks into the trade of diamonds which fund rebellions and wars in many African nations. The…

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Congo: White King, Red Rubber, Black Death

Congo: White King, Red Rubber, Black Death

Congo: White King, Red Rubber, Black Death
IMDb: 7.8
84 min

This true, astonishing story of what King Leopold II did in the Congo was forgotten for over 50 years. “Congo: White King, Red Rubber, Black Death” describes how King Leopold…

Partition: The day India Burned

Partition: The day India Burned

Partition: The day India Burned
IMDb: 8.5
90 min

Documentary about the effects of Britain’s withdrawal from India in 1947 which triggered one of the biggest migrations in history. 15 million were displaced and more than a million lost…

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Nuremberg: Tyranny on Trial

Nuremberg: Tyranny on Trial

Nuremberg: Tyranny on Trial
IMDb: 6.9
N/A

An examination of the historic Nazi trials at Nuremberg.

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The Reckoning: The Battle for the International Criminal Court

The Reckoning: The Battle for the International Criminal Court

The Reckoning: The Battle for the International Criminal Court
IMDb: 7.7
95 min

Late in the 20th century, in response to repeated mass atrocities around the world, more than 120 countries united to form the International Criminal Court (ICC)—the first permanent court created…

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Cooked: Survival by Zip Code

Cooked: Survival by Zip Code

Cooked: Survival by Zip Code
IMDb: 7.5
76 min

Filmmaker Judith Helfand’s searing investigation into the politics of “disaster” – by way of the deadly 1995 Chicago heat wave, in which 739 residents perished (mostly Black and living in…

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The Eternal Jew

The Eternal Jew

The Eternal Jew
IMDb: 4.9
62 min

Nazi documentary about the Jews being filthy, evil, corrupt, and intent on world domination. Street scenes are shown, along with clips from Jewish cinema of the day and photos of…

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Ghetto Theresienstadt: Deception and Reality

Ghetto Theresienstadt: Deception and Reality

Ghetto Theresienstadt: Deception and Reality
IMDb: N/A
72 min

A look at the Nazi “show camp” used to fool the world while they carried out their “Final Solution”.

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Imaginary Witness: Hollywood and the Holocaust

Imaginary Witness: Hollywood and the Holocaust

Imaginary Witness: Hollywood and the Holocaust
IMDb: 7.5
92 min

Daniel Anker’s 90-minute documentary takes on over 60 years of a very complex subject: Hollywood’s complicated, often contradictory relationship with Nazi Germany and the Holocaust. The questions it raises go…

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The King of Communism: The Pomp & Pageantry of Nicolae Ceausescu

The King of Communism: The Pomp & Pageantry of Nicolae Ceausescu

The King of Communism: The Pomp & Pageantry of Nicolae Ceausescu
IMDb: 7.4
60 min

The story about the national personality cult of the Romanian dictator, Nicolae Ceausescu.

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With Great Power: The STAN Lee Story

With Great Power: The STAN Lee Story

With Great Power: The STAN Lee Story
IMDb: 7.2
80 min

At 89 years old, Stan Lee’s name appears on more than one BILLION comics in 75 countries in 25 languages. Arguably the most recognized name in comics, Stan Lee has…

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Shanghai Ghetto

Shanghai Ghetto

Shanghai Ghetto
IMDb: 7.1
95 min

SHANGHAI GHETTO recalls the strange-but-true story of thousands of European Jews who were shut out of country after country while trying to escape Nazi persecution in the late 1930s. Left…

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The Last Days

The Last Days

The Last Days
IMDb: 7.6
87 min

Five Jewish Hungarians, now U.S. citizens, tell their stories: before March, 1944, when Nazis began to exterminate Hungarian Jews, months in concentration camps, and visiting childhood homes more than 50…

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The Trials of Henry Kissinger

The Trials of Henry Kissinger

The Trials of Henry Kissinger
IMDb: 7.6
80 min

This riveting documentary depicts former Secretary of State Henry Kissinger as a warmonger responsible for military cover-ups in Vietnam, Cambodia and East Timor, as well as the assassination of a…

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Brexitannia

Brexitannia

Brexitannia
IMDb: 6.5
80 min

A sociological portrait of the United Kingdom after the historic Brexit vote of 2016. A funny, sometimes terrifying and non-judgemental look at the new populist politics sweeping western democracies.

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We Ride: The Story of Snowboarding

We Ride: The Story of Snowboarding

We Ride: The Story of Snowboarding
IMDb: 7.7
93 min

Grain Media and Burn Energy Drink tell the story of snowboarding through the eyes of the people who made it happen. From its origins in the culturally shifting 1960s, to…

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George Michael: Live in London

George Michael: Live in London

George Michael: Live in London
IMDb: 8.2
134 min

Live in London is a live concert recording of George Michael’s final two concerts in London’s Earl’s Court arena on 24th and 25th August 2008 as part of his 25…

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Plastic Paradise: The Great Pacific Garbage Patch

Plastic Paradise: The Great Pacific Garbage Patch

Plastic Paradise: The Great Pacific Garbage Patch
IMDb: 7.5
57 min

“Plastic Paradise” is an independent documentary film that chronicles Angela Sun’s personal journey of discovery to one of the most remote places on Earth, Midway Atoll, to uncover the truth…

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The Cave

The Cave

The Cave
IMDb: 8.0
107 min

Deep beneath the surface in the Syrian province of Ghouta, a group of female doctors have established an underground field hospital. Under the supervision of paediatrician Dr. Amani and her…

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Oratorio for Prague

Oratorio for Prague

Oratorio for Prague
IMDb: 7.7
26 min

Filmmaker Jan Nemec and his crew risked their lives to create this historic documentary account of the 1968 Soviet invasion of Czechoslovakia. The award-winning work is the only filmed record…

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John Leguizamo: Freak

John Leguizamo: Freak

John Leguizamo: Freak
IMDb: 8.2
89 min

John Leguizamo’s semi-falsified, one-man stand-up performance as…himself. This is his autobiographical story, about his life growing up, and his journey to try to be accepted by his father. We see…

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