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The 8th (2020)

The 8th (2020)

The 8th (2020)
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Following veteran campaigner Ailbhe Smyth as she navigates the complexities of convincing a historically conservative electorate to vote for women’s reproductive autonomy, The 8th tells the story of how Ireland…

Genre: Documentary
The Leadership (2020)

The Leadership (2020)

The Leadership (2020)
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97

The world is crying out for a new model of leadership, but what is it? One woman thinks she has the answer. Australian CEO and ‘dreamer’ Fabian Dattner leads an…

Genre: Documentary
Spelling the Dream (2020)

Spelling the Dream (2020)

Spelling the Dream (2020)
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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 Scheme (2020)

The Scheme (2020)

The Scheme (2020)
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118

The revealing, no-holds-barred tale of Christian Dawkins, convicted in federal court in the biggest criminal case in collegiate sports history, a criminal enterprise that infiltrated college basketball teams and funneled…

Genre: Documentary
The Fittest (2020)

The Fittest (2020)

The Fittest (2020)
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116

In 2019 the fittest athletes on earth took on the unknown and unknowable during four intense days of competition at the CrossFit Games. “The Fittest ” captures all the drama…

Genre: Documentary
On the Record (2020)

On the Record (2020)

On the Record (2020)
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The haunting story of music executive Drew Dixon as she grapples with her decision to become one of the first women of color, in the wake of #MeToo, to come…

Genre: Documentary
Uppity: The Willy T. Ribbs Story (2020)

Uppity: The Willy T. Ribbs Story (2020)

Uppity: The Willy T. Ribbs Story (2020)
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An in-depth profile of the life and career of Willy T. Ribbs – the controversial Black driver who shattered the color barrier of professional auto-racing and became the first Black…

Genre: Documentary
The Dirty War on the NHS (2019)

The Dirty War on the NHS (2019)

The Dirty War on the NHS (2019)
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120

John Pilger unearths the hidden agenda behind the NHS crisis.

Genre: Documentary
The Irishman: In Conversation (2019)

The Irishman: In Conversation (2019)

The Irishman: In Conversation (2019)
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Martin Scorsese, Robert De Niro, Joe Pesci, and Al Pacino in conversation about The Irishman.

Genre: Documentary
Shooting the Mafia (2019)

Shooting the Mafia (2019)

Shooting the Mafia (2019)
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Sicilian Letizia Battaglia began a lifelong battle with the Mafia when she first pointed her camera at a brutally slain victim. Documenting the Cosa Nostra’s barbaric rule, she bore unflinching…

Genre: Documentary
Spirits in the Forest (2019)

Spirits in the Forest (2019)

Spirits in the Forest (2019)
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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…

Netflix vs. the World (2019)

Netflix vs. the World (2019)

Netflix vs. the World (2019)
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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
Scandalous: The Untold Story of the National Enquirer (2019)

Scandalous: The Untold Story of the National Enquirer (2019)

Scandalous: The Untold Story of the National Enquirer (2019)
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The sensational true story of the most infamous tabloid in US history, a wild, probing look at how one newspaper’s prescient grasp of its’ readers darkest curiosities led it to…

Genre: Documentary
The Kingmaker (2019)

The Kingmaker (2019)

The Kingmaker (2019)
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Documentary centering on the controversial political career of Imelda Marcos, the former first lady of the Philippines whose behind-the-scenes influence of her husband Ferdinand’s presidency rocketed her to the global…

Genre: Documentary
QT8: The First Eight (2019)

QT8: The First Eight (2019)

QT8: The First Eight (2019)
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A detailed account of the life and artistic career of legendary filmmaker Quentin Tarantino, from his early days as a video club manager to the scandalous fall in disgrace of…

Genre: Documentary
The Elephant Queen (2019)

The Elephant Queen (2019)

The Elephant Queen (2019)
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Join Athena, the majestic matriarch, as she leads her elephant herd across an unforgiving African landscape.

The Game Changers (2019)

The Game Changers (2019)

The Game Changers (2019)
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From the UFC Octagon in Las Vegas and the anthropology lab at Dartmouth, to a strongman gym in Berlin and the bushlands of Zimbabwe, the world is introduced to elite…

Genre: Documentary
The Crystal Calls – Making The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance (2019)

The Crystal Calls – Making The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance (2019)

The Crystal Calls – Making The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance (2019)
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Go behind the scenes with stars, puppeteers and creators as they bring Jim Henson’s magical world of Thra back to life in a sweeping fantasy series.

Genre: Documentary
Enter the Anime (2019)

Enter the Anime (2019)

Enter the Anime (2019)
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What is anime? Through deep-dives with notable masterminds of this electrifying genre, this fast-paced documentary seeks to find the answers.

Genre: Documentary
Shusenjo: The Main Battleground of the Comfort Women Issue (2019)

Shusenjo: The Main Battleground of the Comfort Women Issue (2019)

Shusenjo: The Main Battleground of the Comfort Women Issue (2019)
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120

A Japanese-American director digs deep into the controversial ‘comfort women’ issue to settle the debate on whether the women were paid prostitutes or sex slaves, and reveals the motivations and…

The Edge (2019)

The Edge (2019)

The Edge (2019)
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95

Between 2009 and 2013, the England Test cricket team rose from the depths of the rankings to become the first and only English side to reach world number one (since…

Genre: Documentary
Prisoners of the Moon (2019)

Prisoners of the Moon (2019)

Prisoners of the Moon (2019)
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Was Arthur Rudolph, a central figure in the first Moon Landing, also involved in war crimes involving the death of 20,000 slave labourers in World War 2?

Genre: Documentary
The Biggest Little Farm (2019)

The Biggest Little Farm (2019)

The Biggest Little Farm (2019)
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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…

Genre: Documentary
8 Days: To the Moon and Back (2019)

8 Days: To the Moon and Back (2019)

8 Days: To the Moon and Back (2019)
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90

Join Apollo 11 on its historic journey. The film seamlessly blends mission audio featuring conversations among Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin and Michael Collins with new footage, NASA archive and stunning…

The Movies (2019)

The Movies (2019)

The Movies (2019)
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216

CNN Original Series explores American cinema through the decades and the cultural, societal and political shifts that framed its evolution. Combining archival footage and interviews with leading actors, directors, producers,…

Genre: Documentary
Ibiza: The Silent Movie (2019)

Ibiza: The Silent Movie (2019)

Ibiza: The Silent Movie (2019)
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This unique and innovative project provides a compelling audiovisual journey into 2,000 years of Ibiza’s bohemian soul. The film captures Temple’s iconic style and boasts a soundtrack curated by world…

A Night at the Garden (2019)

A Night at the Garden (2019)

A Night at the Garden (2019)
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This montage film is made from previously unknown archival materials. It was nominated for an Oscar in 2019 in the Best Documentary Short Subject category (and was a part of…

Genre: Documentary
Through the Windows (2019)

Through the Windows (2019)

Through the Windows (2019)
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A vivid trip down memory lane, Through the Windows celebrates San Francisco’s own beloved Twin Peaks bar. With its sky-high windows looking out onto the corner of Castro and Market,…

Genre: Documentary
The Quiet One (2019)

The Quiet One (2019)

The Quiet One (2019)
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Featuring never-before-seen home movies and photographs, musician Bill Wyman opens up his vast personal archives to share stories and memories of his three-decade stint as bassist of the Rolling Stones.

Accept the Call (2019)

Accept the Call (2019)

Accept the Call (2019)
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Accept the Call charts a Muslim American family’s struggle against Islamic radicalisation. Through a series of calls from federal prison, Yusuf and his son examine and rebuild their understanding of…

Genre: Documentary
The Black Godfather (2019)

The Black Godfather (2019)

The Black Godfather (2019)
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118

Follows the life of Clarence Avant, the ultimate, uncensored mentor and behind-the-scenes rainmaker in music, film, TV and politics.

Genre: Documentary
Game of Thrones: The Last Watch (2019)

Game of Thrones: The Last Watch (2019)

Game of Thrones: The Last Watch (2019)
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115

Post-finale feature-length documentary about the making-of the hit HBO TV show.

Genre: Documentary
The Proposal (2019)

The Proposal (2019)

The Proposal (2019)
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83

When artist-turned-filmmaker Jill Magid learns that the archives of Mexico’s most famous architect are being held in a private collection, she devises a radical plan to explore the contested legacy…

Genre: Documentary
ReMastered: The Lion’s Share (2019)

ReMastered: The Lion’s Share (2019)

ReMastered: The Lion’s Share (2019)
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After discovering the family of Solomon Linda, the writer of “The Lion Sleeps Tonight,” a reporter tries to help them fight for fair compensation.

At the Heart of Gold: Inside the USA Gymnastics Scandal (2019)

At the Heart of Gold: Inside the USA Gymnastics Scandal (2019)

At the Heart of Gold: Inside the USA Gymnastics Scandal (2019)
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A look inside the USA gymnastics sexual abuse scandal that shook the sports world in 2017 depicting a landscape in which women spend their youth seeking victory on a world…

Genre: Documentary
The Dog Doc (2019)

The Dog Doc (2019)

The Dog Doc (2019)
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Called a maverick, a miracle-worker, and a quack, Dr. Marty Goldstein is a pioneer of integrative veterinary medicine. By holistically treating animals after other vets have given up, Goldstein provides…

Genre: Documentary
ReMastered: Devil at the Crossroads (2019)

ReMastered: Devil at the Crossroads (2019)

ReMastered: Devil at the Crossroads (2019)
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Robert Johnson was one of the most influential blues guitarists ever. Even before his early death, fans wondered if he’d made a pact with the Devil.

Genre: Documentary
Penguins (2019)

Penguins (2019)

Penguins (2019)
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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….

Amazing Grace (2019)

Amazing Grace (2019)

Amazing Grace (2019)
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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…

The Brink (2019)

The Brink (2019)

The Brink (2019)
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Now unconstrained by an official post, Steve Bannon is free to peddle influence as a perceived kingmaker, who some say still has a direct line to the White House. After…

Genre: Documentary