Netflix Documentaries movies and series

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An overview of all Netflix documentaries. 995 titles were found.

Uncle Howard
A filmmaker unearths his late uncle's cache of videos, photos and letters, weaving from them a portrait of a burgeoning artist cut down in his prime.
July 25, 2018 | Documentaries | 2016 | 96 minutes
A Woman Like Me
An author facing a terminal cancer diagnosis weaves together a documentary about her struggle with a fictional version of the same story.
July 25, 2018 | Documentaries | 2015 | 84 minutes
Imba Means Sing
Experience the hopes, dreams and challenges of three Ugandan children who travel around the world with the African Children's Choir.
July 25, 2018 | Documentaries | 2015 | 74 minutes
Roots
This documentary explores the rich heritage of Indian classical music and the reasons behind its modern decline in popularity.
July 25, 2018 | Documentaries | 2016 | 61 minutes
The Devil and Father Amorth
In Rome, "Exorcist" director William Friedkin follows a 91-year-old priest who performs a real demonic exorcism on a woman from a small Italian town.
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July 23, 2018 | Documentaries | 2017 | 69 minutes
Lucha: Playing the Impossible
Known simply as "Lucha," field hockey player Luciana Aymar shares her tumultuous and triumphant journey to become the best in the world.
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July 18, 2018 | Documentaries | 2016 | 97 minutes
Hank: Five Years from the Brink
From Joe Berlinger, director of the "Paradise Lost" trilogy, comes this documentary about controversial former U.S. Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson.
July 18, 2018 | Documentaries | 2013 | 86 minutes
Camarón: The Film
This documentary looks back on the life of legendary flamenco singer Camarón, who went from humble roots to rock star status to a tragic early death.
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July 18, 2018 | Documentaries | 2018 | 104 minutes
Chandani: The Daughter of the Elephant Whisperer
A girl who wants to be an elephant driver like her father is given the chance to raise a calf and becomes even more determined when it's taken away.
July 15, 2018 | Documentaries | 2010 | 86 minutes
City of Trees
A grassroots nonprofit faces mounting pressure as it aims to create jobs and improve Washington, D.C., parks through a special tree-planting program.
July 15, 2018 | Documentaries | 2015 | 76 minutes
100 Days of Solitude
Spanish photographer José Díaz spends 100 days living alone on a remote mountain, connecting to nature and documenting the beauty of his surroundings.
July 15, 2018 | Documentaries | 2018 | 93 minutes
Amelia: A Tale of Two Sisters
Eight decades after her disappearance, Amelia Earhart's incredible accomplishments are still celebrated, thanks in large part to her sister Muriel.
July 15, 2018 | Documentaries | 2017 | 43 minutes
Extreme Adventure Emergencies
Witness the treacherous obstacles that adventurers have encountered on a trans-Atlantic balloon flight, a solo mission to the North Pole and more.
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July 15, 2018 | Documentaries | 2003 | 47 minutes
Chuck Norris vs. Communism
This documentary looks back on Romanian dictator Nicolae Ceaușescu's ban of Western media and how an influx of bootlegged films changed the country.
July 15, 2018 | Documentaries | 2015 | 80 minutes
The Land of the Enlightened
In the rugged mountains of Afghanistan, armed bands of young boys survive by scavenging for old land mines, mining lapis lazuli and trading in opium.
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July 15, 2018 | Documentaries | 2016 | 83 minutes
All the Queen's Horses
For two decades, a comptroller in a small Illinois town financed her successful horse-breeding business by stealing $53 million in public funds.
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July 15, 2018 | Documentaries | 2017 | 70 minutes
Hooligan Sparrow
Indomitable activist Ye Haiyan faces increasingly hostile government harassment as she exposes the case of six schoolgirls raped by their headmaster.
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July 15, 2018 | Documentaries | 2016 | 83 minutes
E-Team
The courageous investigators of Human Rights Watch's Emergencies Team risk their lives to document unlawful attacks on civilians by brutal dictators.
July 15, 2018 | Documentaries | 2014 | 89 minutes
Froning: The Fittest Man in History
Follow the grueling training regimen of Rich Froning Jr. as he sets his sights on winning an unprecedented fourth CrossFit Games title.
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July 15, 2018 | Documentaries | 2016 | 99 minutes
Brother's Keeper
This documentary explores the odd world of the elderly Ward brothers, illiterate farmers who have lived their entire lives in a dilapidated shack.
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July 14, 2018 | Documentaries | 1992 | 104 minutes
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Fitoor
Een jonge kunstenaar valt voor een jonge vrouw van adel. Maar haar bittere moeder heeft haar getraind om harten te breken.
Tamasha
Ved en Tara ontmoeten elkaar op vakantie. Ze voelen zich verbonden, maar spreken af hun echte identiteit geheim te houden. Jaren later komen ze elkaar weer tegen.
The Flying Guillotine
In Qing-dynasty China, the emperor commands that a weapon be invented to kill at a distance without a trace. Then he orders it used on its wielders.