#1The Devil We Know
The Devil We Know is a documentary released on January 21, 2018, directed by Stephanie Soechtig and Jeremy Seifert. It is produced by Stephanie Soechtig, Kristin Lazure, Carly Palmour and Joshua Kunau and runs for 95 minutes.
Love, Gilda is a documentary released on December 18, 2018. It is directed by Lisa Dapolito and is produced by Motto Pictures. It is about the life of the comic and actress who became an icon on "Saturday Night Live", Gilda Radner.
#3The Clinton Affair
The Clinton Affair is a series of exclusive interviews and archival footage examining Bill Clinton's political scandal of the 1990s and its lasting influence in the United States.
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Did you know that in 2013, the Economist reported that documentaries make up 16 percent of the Cannes Film Festival slate?
Experts say that documentary films and documentary TV shows raised its popularity at a time when the trust to media outlets is at an all-time low. Documentaries tend to give the people strong, emotional points of view that come of as more authentic than the recent news. Most of the considered best documentaries are describe by views as life-changing, powerful and intense. Some of these documentaries are The Work, Pina and The Act of Killing. The Work is a 2017 documentary following three civilians on a four-day group therapy retreat with Folsom State Prison inmates. It won the Grand Jury Prize for Best Documentary Feature, it also got a 100% approval rating on the website, Rotten Tomatoes. Pina is a 2011 3D documentary film about the contemporary dance choreographer Pina Bausch. This film got overwhelmingly positive reviews, it received a 95% rating on Rotten Tomatoes. The Act of Killing is a 2012 documentary film about people who participated in the Indonesian mass killings. Raw, terrifying and difficult to watch were the reviews gotten by this documentary. This documentary offers the confrontational power the documentary cinema. With many issues like this are waiting to be tackled, expect the documentary scene to grow more than it is now.
Dynasties is a nature documentary series on five endangered species known to form enduring populations; chimpanzee, emperor penguin, lion, tiger, and African wild dog.
Filmworker is a documentary about a rare person who would give up fame and fortune for someone else's creative vision. It runs for 94 minutes and is directed by Tony Zierra
#6Wild Wild Country
Wild Wild Country is a television documentary historical series which features a conflict in Antelope, Oregon when Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh and his followers went there in 1981. This series won Emmy Award for Outstanding Documentary Series.
#7Trevor McDonald and the Killer Nurse
Trevor McDonald and the Killer Nurse is a documentary that tackles the story of Beverly Allitt, a nurse who killed children in her care. For the first time in the 25 years since her arrest, they talked about why the case was reported the way it was.
#8Making a Murderer
Making a Murderer is a documentary that explores the story of Steven Avery, who served 18 years in prison due to a wrongful accusation. This series is written and directed by Laura Ricciardi and Moira Demos.