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10 Questions for the Dalai Lama 2006 3.0/5 NR SD Play Queue Netflix Page trailer This fascinating documentary blends an interview with the Dalai Lama with a look back at the spiritual leader's history and exile. dir. Rick Ray 86 minutes Jul 15, 2015 29
The 100 Years Show 2015 3.0/5 TV-PG SuperHD Play Queue Netflix Page trailer This documentary profiles abstract minimalist pioneer Carmen Herrera as she enjoys artistic success and fame that literally took a lifetime to happen. Carmen Herrera dir. Alison Klayman 29 minutes Sep 18, 2016 144
25 to Life 2014 3.0/5 100% NR SuperHD Play Queue Netflix Page trailer A young black man who has kept his HIV status secret for 25 years encounters heartache and joy as he reveals the hard truth to family and friends. William Brawner dir. Mike L. Brown 80 minutes Sep 15, 2016 57
Adjust Your Color: The Truth of Petey Greene 2009 3.0/5 TV-PG SuperHD Play Queue Netflix Page trailer This documentary explores the life and times of Petey Greene, the bombastic, funny radio DJ-activist who rose to national prominence in the 1960s. Don Cheadle, Petey Greene, Marion Barry Jr., Chuck Brown dir. Loren Mendell 53 minutes Sep 13, 2016 185
Ai Weiwei: Never Sorry 2012 3.0/5  97%  87% IMDb 7.6/10 (3.3k) NYT Critics' Pick R SuperHD Play Queue Netflix Page trailer Chinese artist and activist Ai Weiwei uses social media and art to inspire protests and suffers government persecution for his actions. Ai Weiwei dir. Alison Klayman 91 minutes Dec 04, 2015 35
Aileen Wuornos: The Selling of a Serial Killer 1993 3.0/5  100%  66% IMDb 7.0/10 (1.7k) NYT Review R SD Play Queue Netflix Page trailer This mesmerizing documentary explores the troubled life and deadly end of serial killer Aileen Wuornos, a woman who murdered johns. Aileen Wuornos, Nick Broomfield dir. Nick Broomfield 83 minutes Jan 01, 2016 188
Aileen: Life and Death of a Serial Killer 2003 2.3/5 R SD Play Queue Netflix Page trailer Documentarian Nick Broomfield trains his lens on infamous serial killer Aileen Wuornos, who began her murder spree in 1989. Aileen Wuornos dir. Nick Broomfield, Joan Churchill 89 minutes Jan 01, 2016 12
All This Mayhem 2014 3.0/5  100% 90% TV-MA SuperHD Play Queue Netflix Page trailer Brothers Ben and Tas Pappas were once at the top of the professional skateboarding world but fell into a pattern of drug abuse and self-destruction. Tas Pappas, Ben Pappas dir. Eddie Martin 99 minutes Aug 10, 2016 144
Amelia: A Tale of Two Sisters 2017 3.0/5 TV-PG SuperHD Play Queue Netflix Page trailer Eight decades after her disappearance, Amelia Earhart's incredible accomplishments are still celebrated, thanks in large part to her sister Muriel. Rachael Stirling dir. Edward Cotterill 43 minutes Jun 01, 2017 84
American Anarchist 2016 2.0/5 TV-MA SuperHD Play Queue Netflix Page trailer This documentary profiles William Powell, who wrote the "The Anarchist Cookbook" in the early 1970s and spent his later life regretting his actions. William Powell dir. Charlie Siskel 80 minutes Jun 23, 2017 791
American Experience: American Comandante 2015 3.0/5 TV-PG SuperHD Play Queue Netflix Page trailer A high school dropout and criminal from Ohio, William Morgan became a celebrity and hero as a leader of Fidel Castro's forces in the Cuban Revolution. Oliver Platt dir. Adriana Bosch 52 minutes May 01, 2017 69
An American in Madras 2013 3.0/5 TV-PG SuperHD Play Queue Netflix Page trailer Extensive film clips and interviews tell the story of American filmmaker Ellis R. Dungan, who spent 15 years in India and helped define Tamil cinema. dir. Karan Bali 79 minutes Jan 01, 2017 44
American Revolutionary: The Evolution of Grace Lee Boggs 2013 3.0/5 TV-PG SuperHD Play Queue Netflix Page trailer This documentary captures philosopher and social activist Grace Lee Boggs at age 97, still promoting justice and equality at home and abroad. Grace Lee Boggs dir. Grace Lee 84 minutes Jul 01, 2017 2
Anvil! The Story of Anvil 2008 3.0/5 TV-MA SuperHD Play Queue Netflix Page trailer This documentary follows the pioneering heavy metal act Anvil as they cope with obsoleteness, recover from a disastrous tour and record a new album. Robb Reiner, Steve "Lips" Kudlow dir. Sacha Gervasi 77 minutes May 01, 2017 259
Audrie & Daisy 2016 2.4/5 TV-14 UltraHD Play Queue Netflix Page trailer In this wrenching documentary, two teens are sexually assaulted by boys they considered friends, humiliated online and harassed by their communities. dir. Bonni Cohen, Jon Shenk 98 minutes Sep 23, 2016 42
Awake: The Life of Yogananda 2014 3.0/5  67%  76% IMDb 7.3/10 (517) NYT Review PG SuperHD Play Queue Netflix Page trailer The story of mystic Paramahansa Yogananda illuminates his key role in bringing yoga and meditation to the modern Western world, inspiring millions. Anupam Kher dir. Paola Di Florio, Lisa Leeman 86 minutes Nov 01, 2015 441
A Ballerina's Tale 2015 3.0/5  69%  38% IMDb 6.3/10 (369) TV-G SuperHD Play Queue Netflix Page trailer This documentary charts the inspiring ascent of dancer Misty Copeland to the top of the ultracompetitive ballet world, despite numerous obstacles. Misty Copeland dir. Nelson George 83 minutes Feb 02, 2016 304
The Barefoot Artist 2014 3.0/5  67% 0% NYT Review NR SuperHD Play Queue Netflix Page trailer Artist Lily Yeh is profiled in this documentary that follows the septuagenarian as she creates community-based art projects in troubled regions. Lily Yeh dir. Glenn Holsten, Daniel Traub 82 minutes Sep 29, 2015 45
Batkid Begins: The Wish Heard Around the World 2015 3.0/5 PG SuperHD Play Queue Netflix Page trailer For just one day, young leukemia patient Miles Scott lives out his dream as a tiny superhero, fighting crime and battling bad guys in Gotham City. dir. Dana Nachman 87 minutes Mar 20, 2016 5
Bayou Maharajah: The Tragic Genius of James Booker 2013 3.0/5 TV-14 SuperHD Play Queue Netflix Page trailer New Orleans piano player James Booker is profiled in this balanced documentary that covers both his personal troubles and his musical genius. Harry Connick Jr., Hugh Laurie, Dr. John, Allen Toussaint dir. Lily Keber 98 minutes Sep 01, 2016 22
Be Here Now 2015 1.4/5 TV-MA SuperHD Play Queue Netflix Page trailer Trace the brave journey of actor Andy Whitfield, who received a devastating cancer diagnosis while starring in the series "Spartacus: Blood and Sand." Andy Whitfield dir. Lilibet Foster 109 minutes Feb 28, 2017 164
Becoming Zlatan 2016 1.6/5 TV-PG SuperHD Play Queue Netflix Page trailer Using rare footage, this sports documentary follows iconic soccer star Zlatan Ibrahimović through his rocky early years and his 2005 breakthrough. Zlatan Ibrahimović dir. Fredrik Gertten, Magnus Gertten 95 minutes Jan 01, 2017 60
Being AP 2015 3.0/5 TV-14 SuperHD Play Queue Netflix Page trailer With retirement staring him in the face, an all-time-great jump jockey pursues his 20th consecutive title in his unrelenting quest for glory. Tony McCoy dir. Anthony Wonke 98 minutes Aug 15, 2016 18
Being Elmo: A Puppeteer's Journey 2011 3.0/5  94%  89% IMDb 7.7/10 (5.8k) NYT Critics' Pick PG SuperHD Play Queue Netflix Page trailer Whoopi Goldberg narrates Elmo creator Kevin Clash's remarkable journey from a working-class Baltimore neighborhood to Jim Henson's "Sesame Street." Kevin Clash, Whoopi Goldberg dir. Constance Marks 76 minutes Feb 21, 2012 47