Catch A Documentary in our Virtual Movie Palace!

 

Need help deciding which documentary to watch next? Use this page to sort through our various offerings.

 

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Categories

We’ve arranged our offerings into some themes and genres to help you find the perfect film for your current mood. Choose a category below to start browsing.

Social Justice

These films are good tools to learn what about the progress we have made, and more importantly, how much more we still have left to do. 

CREEM poster
Denise Ho Poster

Women Focused & Woman-Directed

Films that center on the stories of, or are directed by, women.

Denise Ho Poster
Diana Kennedy poster
Gordon Lightfoot poster
Denise Ho Poster
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Mama Africa poster
Denise Ho Poster
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Black Films, Black Voices

Black Lives Matter. We stand in solidarity with everyone advocating for justice, truth and equity. Here is a list of documentaries to watch about and from strong, Black voices.

Kinshasa Makambo poster
Mama Africa poster

Global Issues

Right now, many of us are looking for ways to begin understanding and addressing the shortfalls in our own knowledge about the issues, globally and in our communities, that urgently need our attention. These films are good tools to start learning.

one day after peace poster
2040 Poster
Denise Ho Poster
Kinshasa Makambo poster

Music

Films about musicians and the impact their voices have on their fans, the community, and themselves.

CREEM poster
Denise Ho Poster
Gordon Lightfoot poster
Denise Ho Poster
Mama Africa poster
Denise Ho Poster
Denise Ho Poster

Festival Circuit

Bringing films that premiered at the leading film festivals from around the world to your home.

CREEM poster

Sundance 2021

CREEM poster

Sundance 2020

CREEM poster

Venice 2019, Toronto 2019, Sundance 2020

CREEM poster

SXSW 2019, FREEP 2019

Denise Ho Poster

San Sebastian FF 2020

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TIFF, DOC NYC, AFI FEST

Diana Kennedy poster
SXSW 2019
Cinetopia 2020 selection
Denise Ho Poster

Tribeca 2020

Kinshasa Makambo poster
Cinetopia 2019
Berlin Film Festival 2018
Denise Ho Poster

Telluride & NYFF selection

Denise Ho Poster

2020 Sundance, 2020 Rotterdam, True/False

Denise Ho Poster

Viennale 2019, Locarno 2019

Denise Ho Poster

Palm Springs 2020

the fight poster

Sundance 2020, Hot Docs 2020

Denise Ho Poster

SXSW 2020