New documentaries

A collection of new documentaries added to Docur. Last update August 29, 2018 @ 09:41 PM

Scientology and Me

Society Presenter John Sweeney 2007 Unrated

Scientology and Me: BBC Panorama journalist John Sweeney travels to Los Angeles to investigate the highly secretive Church of Scientology and to determine whether the church was becoming more mainstream.   Sweeney rather inevitably finds it incredibly difficult to investigate the church a[...]

Incontrovertible

Incontrovertible is a two hour long 2015 British made documentary film which portrays the views of police officers, firefighters and soldiers who doubt the official explanation into the 9/11 attacks, and also explores the Western medias reporting of the events on that terrible day.   The[...]

My Boyfriend The Sex Tourist: Thailand

My Boyfriend The Sex Tourist: Thailand: The second episode in a two-part 2007 documentary series directed by Monica Garnsey which explores the global sex tourism industry, this episode visits a village in North East Thailand to show how many young Thai women are choosing to turn their backs on a tra[...]

Life on Earth

A 1979 series by the BBC in association with Warner Bros., David Attenborough travels the globe to trace the story of the evolution of life on the planet. The series was divided into 13 episodes, each around 55 minutes in duration. This historical important series was the first in Attenborough&rsquo[...]

Carry on Brussels: Inside the EU (preview)

Carry on Brussels: Inside the EU, a journey inside one of the least understood political institutions in the world. The European Parliment.   The documentary follows several MEP's through the ups and downs of going through the Brexit process. As one can imagine some MEP's are vehe[...]

The Seven Wonders of the Ancient World

History Presenter Pierce Brosnan 1990 Unrated

The Seven Wonders of the Ancient World, a feature-length documentary narrated by movie star Pierce Brosnan (James Bond) exploring how the seven wonders of the ancient world were built and why.

The Day the Universe Changed

PsychologyScience Presenter James Burke 1985 Unrated

The Day the Universe Changed, a ten-part documentary presented by British Broadcaster and science historian James Burke exploring the effects of advances in science and technology from a philosophical aspect. The name of the documentary, which was first shown in 1985 comes from the idea that th[...]

Science Moms

Science Presenter Natalie Newell 2018 Unrated

Science Moms, a 2018 documentary by Natalie Newell and Brian Newell about a group of women who work in various fields of scientific study offering a free resource to counter mainstream misinformation.   It is a fact that a lot of fearmongering flows across the internet about a whole range[...]

Adolf Hitler: The Greatest Story Never Told

Adolf Hitler: The Greatest Story Never Told, a marathon 6-hour-long documentary by Dennis Wise providing a full biographical account of Hitler's life.   There are many documentary films that have examined Hitler's role as ruler of the Third Reich such as Hitler in Colour. When it[...]

The Universe

Science Presenter Erik Thompson 2007
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The Universe documentary featuring Erik Thompson, Alex Filippenko, Laura Danly explores many topics and questions about the universe.   This 2007 education series features interviews with leading experts in the fields of cosmology, astronomy and astrophysics who are asked questions rangin[...]

Gangland: Death in Suburbia

Crime Presenter 2018
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Gangland: Death in Suburbia is the second episode in the 2018 Channel 5 series “Gangland”.   The documentary takes us onto the streets of the UK to meet with active gangsters and families whose children have been killed as a result of gang-related crime. This organised cr[...]

Travels in Trumpland

Travels in Trumpland: Former Economic Secretary to the Treasury for the Labour Party, Ed Balls travels to the deep South of the United States. While there he immerses himself in the lives of those who put Trump in Power and finds out more about Southern Pride.   This mini-series is split[...]

Horizon: Jupiter Revealed

Science Presenter Toby Jones 2018
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Horizon: Jupiter Revealed, a new 2018 science documentary narrated by Toby Jones examing new information we have learnt about the planet Jupiter.   Jupiter is by far the largest planet in the solar system and could easily fit every other body orbiting the sun inside of it. Comprising pred[...]

Darwin's Nightmare

Darwin's Nightmare, a 2004 political nature documentary by Austrian filmmaker Hubert Sauper about the effects of fishing the Nile perch in Tanzania's Lake Victoria.   This predatory fish has wiped out other native species to the lake and is commercially fished to be sold in Europe[...]

Substitutes

Substitutes: a 2018 RT documentary following 62-year-old Senji Nakajima from Japan who found love with a silicone sex doll. He has a wife but now chooses to live separately from her and treat the doll as his real girlfriend instead.   The undertone of this documentary highlights changing[...]

The Unbelievers

The Unbelievers documentary follows Richard Dawkins and Lawrence Krauss as they travel around the world, putting themselves in front of relatively hostile audiences in the name of promoting science and reason.   Both Richard and Lawrence are well-known figures in helping promote public un[...]

Our War

Military & War Presenter 2011
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Our War is a six-part documentary series telling the story of ten years of conflict in Afghanistan. It was made for the 10th anniversary of the war.   Part one follows the story behind 3 Platoon, 1 Royal Anglian's 2007 tour of duty in Helmand, Afghanistan. The following films depict h[...]

Plants Behaving Badly

Plants Behaving Badly, a two-part documentary series hosted by British naturalist David Attenborough looking at the behaviour of two groups of plants. Orchids and carnivorous plants.   The show begins by looking at the "mischievous" aspects of orchids, a trait noticed by Charles[...]