An overview of all 622 Netflix documentaries.
Laid-back Egyptian-American comic Ahmed Ahmed breaks down the "Arabic concept," Swingers style, in this film tour through the Middle East.
, Maz Jobrani
, Angelo Tsarouchas
, Omid Djalili
, Whitney Cummings
, Ahmed Ahmed
, Sebastian Maniscalco
, Erik Griffin
, Tom Papa
, Ted Alexandro
, Sherif Azab
When he discovers the world's oceans brimming with plastic waste, a documentary filmmaker investigates the pollution's environmental impacts.
Although there is some evidence that Adolf Hitler ordered its development, the question remains: Were the Nazis close to having an atomic bomb?
Watch as the fearless Bassem Youssef, dubbed the "Egyptian Jon Stewart," uses satire to challenge politics and encourage democracy in the Middle East.
This film chronicles the career of surfer Dadá Figueiredo, whose stormy personal life upended his status as a trendsetting '70s sports hero.
A quarter-century later, this documentary relocates the male dancers who backed Madonna on her 1990 Blond Ambition tour, as seen in "Truth or Dare."
Four years after a Navy SEAL team killed Osama Bin Laden in a raid on his compound, his correspondence sheds new light on his mindset and final years.
Aided by dramatic reconstructions and archive footage, Sir Richard Branson recounts his daring attempts to break hot air balloon records.
This documentary chronicles the decade-long process that led to the end of the ETA, a Basque separatist group that operated for more than 50 years.
Take an eye-opening look at the battle between fundamentalism and secularism in Pakistan, with a focus on controversial leader Abdul Aziz Ghazi.
This rockumentary tells the behind-the-scenes story of the Hall-of-Fame band Chicago, from their jazz-rock fusion roots to chart-topping pop hits.
Combining archival footage, animation and interviews, this innovative film explores the 1966 mass shooting from the University of Texas's clock tower.
, Keith Maitland
, Chris Doubek
, Blair Jackson
, Louie Arnette
, Josephine McAdam
, Vicky Illk
, Violett Beane
, Reece Everett Ryan
, Monty Muir
, Aldo Ordoñez
With commentary by two prominent veterinarians, this film looks at the unregulated pet food industry and its negative impact on animals' health.
Enchanted by the history and widespread allure of the majestic birds of paradise, naturalist David Attenborough observes them in their native habitat.
This film documents the Azulay brothers' grueling 53-day hike to Argentina's Cape San Diego, where they hope to surf untried, world-class waves.
In this intimate documentary, Ugandan transgender woman Cleopatra Kambugu struggles and prevails as she lives in an actively transphobic environment.
British soccer great Wayne Rooney granted TV cameras unique access to his home and personal life for the first time in this sports documentary.
Combining live footage and animation, this documentary follows a young man's existential quest to the Andean mountains in search of enlightenment.
This documentary chronicles the philosophy and life's work of archivist P.K. Nair, who made a mission of preserving Indian cinema’s rich history.
This documentary tells the story of Compaq Computer and its three founders, who in 1982, took on Goliath IBM at the height of its PC dominance.
A family of Parsi musicians collectively works for over 60 years scoring the orchestral soundtracks for some of Bollywood's most memorable films.
Capturing the long-planned meeting of primatologist Jane Goodall and whale conservationist Roger Payne, this film celebrates both scientists' careers.
In this documentary, teachers at a Mojave Desert high school adhere to a belief that compassion and life skills can profoundly help at-risk students.
This crowdfunded documentary reviews the career of former U.K. Prime Minister Tony Blair, portraying him as a man largely driven by self-gain.
This documentary captures the colorful spectacle of Lucha Libre, a form of Mexican pro wrestling performed by masked superheroes and villains.
This documentary urged African Americans to enlist and join in the effort to be part of America's continuing fight in World War II.
This World War II-era training film dramatizes how secret agents should act while undercover and how to avoid capture by enemies.
Frank Capra's documentary chronicles the rise of authoritarianism in Germany, Italy and Japan as America prepares for a defense of liberty.
British and American troops join forces to liberate a Nazi stranglehold in North Africa, sharing battles, hard work and a peaceful Christmas dinner.
This documentary centers on the crew of the B-17 Flying Fortress Memphis Belle as it prepares to execute a strategic bombing mission over Germany.