Documentary Movies
From Seed to Seed

From Seed to Seed

From Seed to Seed
IMDb: 8
87

When Terry and Monique left the opera to pursue their true passion – ecological farming – their story of community and resilience took center stage. We follow their young family…

Crutch

Crutch

Crutch
IMDb: 5.8
98

Two decades of exclusive access, plus a lifetime of archival footage, depict Shannon from his early years, to his rise as an award-winning dancer and cutting-edge performance artist whose work…

Miss Thompson Goes Shopping

Miss Thompson Goes Shopping

Miss Thompson Goes Shopping
IMDb: 6.1
23

Adaptation of Martin Armstrong’s poem about an elderly lady who becomes perturbed by something we can’t see. It becomes apparent that she is looking for her past, lost in a…

Silverlake Life: The View from Here

Silverlake Life: The View from Here

Silverlake Life: The View from Here
IMDb: 8.1
99

An extraordinary video diary about living with AIDS documenting, with guts and humor, the love and dedication of longtime companions Tom Joslin and Mark Massi, from the emotional challenge of…

The Movement of Things

The Movement of Things

The Movement of Things
IMDb: 7.4
90

A picture of daily life punctuated by silence. In a village in the north, the daily routine of three families. Glimpses of Isabel, her eyes turned towards the future; for…

The Forgotten West Memphis Three

The Forgotten West Memphis Three

The Forgotten West Memphis Three
TMDb: 7.5
88 min

Podcaster Bob Ruff reexamines the 1993 murders of 8-year-old boys Stevie Branch, Michael Moore and Christopher Byers, using new technology and investigative insights in the hope of uncovering new information…

Status: Returning Series
2077 – 10 Seconds To The Future!

2077 – 10 Seconds To The Future!

2077 – 10 Seconds To The Future!
TMDb: 8
56 min

Where and how will we be in 60 years? The next decades will undergo the biggest and fastest transformation ever. In technology, in science, in the environment, in interpersonal relationships….

Status: Ended
Classic Countdown

Classic Countdown

Classic Countdown
TMDb: 8.5
N/A

Classic Countdown celebrates one of the most loved programs ever produced and broadcast by the ABC, spanning 13 years from 1974-1987, providing the soundtrack to an entire generation of Australians.

Status: Ended
Meet the Romans with Mary Beard

Meet the Romans with Mary Beard

Meet the Romans with Mary Beard
TMDb: 7.6
180 min

Professor Mary Beard looks beyond the stories of emperors, armies, guts and gore to meet the everyday people at the heart of Ancient Rome’s vast empire.

Status: Ended
God Forbid: The Sex Scandal That Brought Down a Dynasty

God Forbid: The Sex Scandal That Brought Down a Dynasty

God Forbid: The Sex Scandal That Brought Down a Dynasty
IMDb: 6.2
109

A Miami pool boy finds himself trapped in a seven-year affair with a charming older woman and her husband, the Evangelical Trump stalwart Jerry Falwell Jr, as he becomes increasingly…

Sex with Sue

Sex with Sue

Sex with Sue
IMDb: 7.2
90

Sex with Sue explores the life and career of radically progressive sex educator Sue Johanson, whose radio and TV programs offered comprehensive sex education from a pleasure-driven, feminist perspective.

Mark Hunt: The Fight of His Life

Mark Hunt: The Fight of His Life

Mark Hunt: The Fight of His Life
IMDb: 6.6
85

Mark Hunt is a global superstar in kickboxing and mixed martial arts, the ‘Super Samoan’. This documentary charts his tumultuous career from childhood abuse at the hands of his father,…

Raphael: The Young Prodigy

Raphael: The Young Prodigy

Raphael: The Young Prodigy
IMDb: 6.4
82

Raphael: The Young Prodigy tells the story of the artist from Urbino, beginning with his extraordinary early portraits of women – the Mother, the Friend, the Secret Lover and the…

Botticelli, Florence and the Medici

Botticelli, Florence and the Medici

Botticelli, Florence and the Medici
IMDb: 7
90

Documentary on the art and culture of Florence in 15th century Tuscany and, in particular, the work of Eary Ranaissance painter Sandro Botticelli (1445-1501).

Writing with Fire

Writing with Fire

Writing with Fire
IMDb: 7.3
92

In a cluttered news landscape dominated by men, emerges India’s only newspaper run by Dalit women. Armed with smartphones, Chief Reporter Meera and her journalists break traditions on the frontlines…

Unknown Dimension: The Story of Paranormal Activity

Unknown Dimension: The Story of Paranormal Activity

Unknown Dimension: The Story of Paranormal Activity
IMDb: 7.4
95

A deep dive into the making of the Paranormal Activity films with first time ever interviews with cast and crew, never-before-seen footage from the movies, and a preview of the…

Sexual Violence in Sport

Sexual Violence in Sport

Sexual Violence in Sport
IMDb: 7.9
91

Recently, more and more cases of child abuse have been uncovered in elite sport. More and more victims are speaking out worldwide. Young athletes are often promising medal hopes. But…

Maverick Modigliani

Maverick Modigliani

Maverick Modigliani
IMDb: 7.1
90

Born in Livorno, Tuscany, artist Amedeo Modigliani lived a short, tormented life, narrated here from an original point of view, that of his young common-law wife, Jeanne Hébuterne.

Revive Us 2

Revive Us 2

Revive Us 2
IMDb: 3.8
117

Kirk Cameron hosts a “family meeting” to discuss unity in a time when political, racial, economic, and religious tensions are increasing every day.

Women of Steel

Women of Steel

Women of Steel
IMDb: 8
54

Forty years ago, Wollongong’s Jobs for Women Campaign, with director Robynne Murphy among its leaders, took on Australia’s most powerful company BHP – and won. But when the 1980s steel slump devastated the city’s economy, the women were forced into the courtroom. Their struggle plays out against a background of…

Out Of Europe

Out Of Europe

Out Of Europe
IMDb: 6.4
52

Looking at whether the history of early human evolution should be rewritten. For decades, most experts have been convinced that Africa is the cradle of mankind and many fossil finds…

Amal

Amal

Amal
IMDb: 6.9
83

Amal is 14 years old when she ends up on Tahrir Square during the Egyptian revolution, after the death of her boyfriend in the Port Said Stadium riot. During the…

Science Fair

Science Fair

Science Fair
IMDb: 7.6
90

Filmmakers follow nine high school students from around the globe as they compete at an international science fair. Facing off against 1,700 of the smartest teens from 78 countries, only…

Louis Theroux: Savile

Louis Theroux: Savile

Louis Theroux: Savile
IMDb: 7.3
75

Sixteen years after his documentary When Louis Met Jimmy, Theroux seeks to understand how he was tricked by a man who became his friend

Nokia Mobile: We Were Connecting People

Nokia Mobile: We Were Connecting People

Nokia Mobile: We Were Connecting People
IMDb: 7
91

Once upon a time there was a large Finnish company called Nokia that manufactured the world’s best and most innovative mobile phones. Nokia’s annual budget was larger than that of…

The Price of Peace

The Price of Peace

The Price of Peace
IMDb: 6.4
N/A

Kim Webby’s background in investigative journalism is put to riveting use in this documentary about Tame Iti and the Urewera Four, taking a criminal case of national interest to explore…

Original Copy – Verrückt nach Kino

Original Copy – Verrückt nach Kino

Original Copy – Verrückt nach Kino
IMDb: 7.9
95

The heroes, heroines and villains of Bollywood cinema act out their parts in the hand-painted, one-of-a-kind movie posters that Sheikh Rehman still makes for an old Hindi movie palace in…

Origins

Origins

Origins
IMDb: 7.5
101

“Origins” takes a journey through the biological roots of where we have come from and where we have gone. Using fire as a metaphor for technology, the film looks at…

Forced Perspective

Forced Perspective

Forced Perspective
IMDb: 8.6
95

‘Forced Perspective’ is an intimate portrait of iconic Cleveland artist Derek Hess by filmmaker Nick Cavalier. The film is a journey through Derek’s struggle with alcoholism and bipolar and how…

Guru: Bhagwan, His Secretary & His Bodyguard

Guru: Bhagwan, His Secretary & His Bodyguard

Guru: Bhagwan, His Secretary & His Bodyguard
IMDb: 6.7
98

The wild Seventies. A quest for higher consciousness, spirituality and sexual freedom. In England, young Hugh Milne hears the voice of spiritual teacher Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh on an audiotape and…

The Amanda Knox Saga

The Amanda Knox Saga

The Amanda Knox Saga
IMDb: 7
60

Amanda Knox served four years in an Italian prison for the murder of her British flatmate Meredith Kercher in Perugia in 2007, always insisting on her innocence. In 2011, she…

My Name Is Salt

My Name Is Salt

My Name Is Salt
IMDb: 7.6
92

Year after year, just after the monsoon season has finished, thousands of families travel to a bleak desert in Gujerat, India, where they will stay for an endless eight months…

Love Thy Nature

Love Thy Nature

Love Thy Nature
IMDb: 6.8
76

Love Thy Nature points to how deeply we’ve lost touch with nature and takes viewers on a cinematic journey through the beauty and intimacy of our relationship with the natural…

Louis Theroux: America’s Most Dangerous Pets

Louis Theroux: America’s Most Dangerous Pets

Louis Theroux: America’s Most Dangerous Pets
IMDb: 7.2
59

The programme follows Theroux as he travels to the United States to meet people who own animals normally found in Africa and Asia, including big cats and dangerous primates. In…

The Real Anthony Fauci

The Real Anthony Fauci

The Real Anthony Fauci
IMDb: 6.6
N/A

Different experts make a stand against today’s putatively criminal and harmful health system, focusing on Anthony Fauci and his role in the shaping of the AIDS and COVID-19 epidemics. The…

Boulevard! A Hollywood Story

Boulevard! A Hollywood Story

Boulevard! A Hollywood Story
IMDb: 6.9
85

Dickson Hughes and Richard Stapley, two young composers and romantic partners, are caught in the web of silent film star Gloria Swanson when she hires them to write a musical…

Arabia with Levison Wood

Arabia with Levison Wood

Arabia with Levison Wood
TMDb: 7
N/A

British Army officer/explorer Levison Wood sets out on a journey to circumnavigate the Arabian peninsula, embracing the travel methods of the locals.

Status: Ended
FantastiCozzi

FantastiCozzi

FantastiCozzi
IMDb: 7.4
70

A feature-length documentary about the life and career of Italian director Luigi Cozzi and his obsession with Science Fiction and Fantasy.

Herb Alpert Is…

Herb Alpert Is…

Herb Alpert Is…
IMDb: 8
113

From the success of Herb Alpert & The Tijuana Brass, through the founding of A&M Records, to giving away more than $150 million to arts and education programs across the…

Czech Rhapsody

Czech Rhapsody

Czech Rhapsody
IMDb: 6.8
15

Essay film from Czech director Vojtech Jasný on his home country.