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Enlightening Documentaries

Take some time to watch these eye-opening and enlightening documentaries. They may just change the way you see the world!

Superhuman
&
Paranormal

SUPERHUMAN: The Invisible Made Visible

What are we capable of? This award-winning documentary series provides tangible evidence for the power of the human mind over matter.

Connected

Science journalist Latif Nasser investigates the surprising and intricate ways in which we are connected to each other, the world and the universe.

Surviving Death

What happens after we die? This docuseries explores personal stories and research on near-death experiences, reincarnation and paranormal phenomena.

HEAL

Take a scientific and spiritual journey to discover that our thoughts, beliefs, and emotions have a huge impact on our health, wellness, and ability to heal. The latest science reveals that we are not victims of unchangeable genes, nor should we buy into a scary prognosis. The fact is we have more control over our health and life than we have been taught to believe in western medicine. This film will empower you with a new understanding of the miraculous nature of the human body and the.....

The Wonderful Story of Henry Sugar

From Wes Anderson comes an adaptation of Roald Dahl's beloved story about a rich man who sets out to master an extraordinary skill to cheat at gambling.

MH370: The Plane That Disappeared

In 2014, a plane with 239 people aboard vanishes from all radar. This docuseries delves into one of our greatest modern mysteries: Flight MH370.

Close Encounters of the Fifth Kind

CLOSE ENCOUNTERS OF THE FIFTH KIND presents the most controversial information ever released to the public. Whistleblowers and scientific experts bring viewers face to face with extraterrestrial visitors and their message for humanity.

UNACKNOWLEDGED An Expose of the World's Greatest Secret

Documents and interviews help shed light on the evidence of alien landings on Earth, as well as the powerful people who hold all the secrets.

Top 10 Shocking Alien Encounters

Check out these groundbreaking extraterrestrial moments from 2022, in this Ancient Aliens compilation.

The Judicial System
&
Rule of Law

The Family

An enigmatic conservative Christian group known as the Family wields enormous influence in Washington, D.C., in pursuit of its global ambitions.

13th: The Film

Combining archival footage with testimony from activists and scholars, director Ava DuVernay's examination of the U.S. prison system looks at how the country's history of racial inequality drives the high rate of incarceration in America.

Trial 4

Charged as a teen in the 1993 killing of a Boston cop, Sean K. Ellis fights to prove his innocence while exposing police corruption and systemic racism.

Take Care of Maya

In this documentary, an anguished couple in Florida battles authorities for custody of their ailing daughter after being accused of child abuse.

Time: The Kalief Browder Story

This series traces the tragic case of Kalief Browder, a Black Bronx teen who spent three horrific years in jail, despite not being convicted of a crime.

Exhibit A

This true crime series shows how innocent people have been convicted with dubious forensic techniques and tools such as touch DNA and cadaver dogs.

Born in Gaza

Filmed shortly after the 2014 Gaza war, this documentary examines how violence has transformed the lives of 10 Palestinian children.

The Innocence Files

The Innocence Project unravels missteps and deceit in a series of wrongful convictions, exposing the injustice inflicted on victims and the accused.

The Social Dilemma

This documentary-drama hybrid explores the dangerous human impact of social networking, with tech experts sounding the alarm on their own creations.

Making a murderer

Filmed over 13 years, this real-life thriller follows the unprecedented story of two men accused of a grisly crime they may not have committed.

The Martha Mitchell Effect

A Netflix documentary that delves into the phenomenon where individuals reporting unconventional or controversial information are dismissed or labeled as delusional. The documentary explores the case of Martha Mitchell, wife of Nixon's Attorney General John Mitchell, who claimed to have knowledge of the Watergate scandal but was discredited and marginalized. Through interviews and analysis, it examines the broader implications of societal skepticism towards whistleblowers.

Inside the World's Toughest Prisons

Investigative journalists become voluntary inmates in the world's most volatile prisons, where intimidation and brutality rule.

Wild Wild Country

When a controversial cult leader builds a utopian city in the Oregon desert, conflict with the locals escalates into a national scandal.

DREAM/KILLER

After the brutal murder of a sports editor in Columbia, MO, the police arrest 19-year Ryan Ferguson two years after the crime based on someone else's dream. Ryan's father, Bill, confronts America's broken judicial system to fight for his son's freedom.

I am a Killer: What Makes a Murderer

Death row inmates convicted of capital murder give firsthand accounts of their crimes in this documentary series.

What is going into our Bodies and Brains?

PainKiller

The causes and consequences of America's opioid epidemic unfold in this drama following its perpetrators, victims and an investigator seeking the truth.

Consuming Kids

Consuming Kids throws desperately needed light on the practices of a relentless multi-billion dollar marketing machine that now sells kids and their parents everything from junk food and violent video games to bogus educational products and the family car. Drawing on the insights of health care professionals, children's advocates, and industry insiders, the film focuses on the explosive growth of child marketing in the wake of deregulation, showing how youth marketers have used the latest.......

How To Change Your Mind

Author Michael Pollan leads the way in this docuseries exploring the history and uses of psychedelics, including LSD, psilocybin, MDMA and mescaline.

Live to 100

Travel around the world with author Dan Buettner to discover five unique communities where people live extraordinarily long and vibrant lives.

What The Health

What the Health is the groundbreaking follow-up film from the creators of the award-winning documentary Cowspiracy. The film exposes the collusion and corruption in government and big business that is costing us trillions of healthcare dollars, and keeping us sick.

Take Your Pills

In a hypercompetitive world, drugs like Adderall offer students, athletes, coders and others a way to do more -- faster and better. But at what cost?

Take Your Pills: XANAX

A cure for some and a curse for others, widely prescribed anti-anxiety medication is examined by patients and experts in this revealing documentary.

Rotten

This docuseries travels deep into the heart of the food supply chain to reveal unsavory truths and expose hidden forces that shape what we eat.

Medicating Normal

This full-length, award-winning documentary unearths the shattering truth that millions of people worldwide are injured by prescribed psychiatric medications. Interweaving stories of harm with expert testimony, the film reveals how a profit-driven industry hides the risks of long-term use. This untold story is a compelling call to examine the consequences of medicating normal human suffering.

Down To Earth with Zac Efron

Actor Zac Efron journeys around the world with wellness expert Darin Olien in a travel show that explores healthy, sustainable ways to live.

Kiss The Ground

Science experts and celebrity activists unpack the ways in which the earth's soil may be the key to combating climate change and preserving the planet.

Super Size Me

While examining the influence of the fast food industry, Morgan Spurlock personally explores the consequences on his health of a diet of solely McDonald's food for one month.

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Historical Documentaries

"Those that fail to learn from history are doomed to repeat it."

~ Winston Churchill ~

All Quiet on the Western Front

When 17-year-old Paul joins the Western Front in World War I, his initial excitement is soon shattered by the grim reality of life in the trenches.

Turning Point: The Bomb & The Cold War

A Netflix documentary that chronicles the pivotal moments and individuals involved in the development of nuclear weapons and their impact on the Cold War era. Through archival footage, interviews, and expert analysis, the documentary explores the race for nuclear supremacy between the United States and the Soviet Union, and the profound implications of this arms race on global politics and security.

Turning Point: 9/11 And The War on Terror

This unflinching series documents the 9/11 terrorist attacks, from Al Qaeda's roots in the 1980s to America's response, both at home and abroad.

The Anthrax Attacks in the Shadow of 9/11

Days after 9/11, letters containing fatal anthrax spores spark panic and tragedy in the US. This documentary follows the subsequent FBI investigation.

Waco: American Apocalypse

This docuseries includes never-before-seen material from the infamous 51-day standoff between federal agents and a heavily armed religious group in 1993.

Apollo 11 - First Steps on the Moon

Each crewman of Apollo 11 had made a spaceflight before this mission but never set foot on the moon. Apollo 11 was the first spaceflight that landed the first humans on the moon. This unique documentary, profiles this historic mission through the eyes of all three astronauts and several top Nasa officials who participated in it.

Meltdown: Three Mile Island

Insiders recount the events, controversies and lingering effects of the accident at the Three Mile Island nuclear power plant in Pennsylvania.

Fire in Paradise

In this documentary, survivors recall the catastrophic 2018 Camp Fire, which razed the town of Paradise and became California’s deadliest wildfire.

Hell Camp - Teen Nightmare

Out-of-control teens across America were sent to a therapy camp in the harsh Utah desert. The conditions were brutal, but the staff were even worse.

FreakNik: The Wildest Party Never Told

Freaknik: The Wildest Party Never Told is a celebratory exploration of the boisterous times of Freaknik, the iconic Atlanta street party that drew hundreds of thousands of people in the 80s and 90s, helping put Atlanta on the map culturally.

Trainwreck Woodstock '99

Woodstock 1969 promised peace and music, but its '99 revival delivered days of rage, riots and real harm. Why did it go so horribly wrong?

Fyre: The Greatest Party that Never Happened

The Fyre Festival was billed as a luxury music experience on a posh private island, but it failed spectacularly in the hands of a cocky entrepreneur.

Ashley Madison: Sex, Lies, & Scandal

When a dating site for people seeking adulterous affairs is hacked, millions of users' intimate data is exposed, wrecking marriages and destroying lives.

Scientific Documentaries

True Crime Docuseries

What Jennifer Did

When Jennifer Pan calls 911 to report that her parents have been shot, she becomes the primary focus of a captivating criminal case.

Baby Reindeer

When a struggling comedian shows one act of kindness to a vulnerable woman, it sparks a suffocating obsession which threatens to wreck both their lives.

Lover Stalker Killer

In this twisting documentary, a mechanic tries online dating for the first time and meets a woman who takes romantic obsession to a deadly extreme.

Mother Earth
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