2013 documentaries

Wonders of Life: What is Life?

EnvironmentNatureScience Presenter Brian Cox 2013 00:59:27

Brian Cox presents a documentary which is fundamental to us all: What is life? Life is a debatable question which Brian Cox explores in great detail in this documentary.

Dirty Wars

  Chasing down the hidden truth behind America's increasing covert wars. Investigative journalist Jeremy Scahill who is the author of the bestseller “Blackwater&r...

JFK: The Smoking Gun

Conspiracy Presenter Alex Ivanovici 2013 01:21:47 Unrated

One of the biggest conspiracies of all time: The JFK assassination. This documentary goes into great detail about what happened on November 22, 1963 and how the assassination...

Quadrophenia: Can You See the Real Me?

BiographyMusic Presenter Pete Townshend 2013 01:12:34 Unrated

A documentary about the making of Quadrophenia, the sixth studio album by the rock band the Who in 1973. Peter Townsend opens up as he revisits his experiences during the prod...

UKs Scariest Debt Collector

CrimeBiographySociety Presenter Unknown 2013 00:35:07

This documentary is about Shaun Smith, an ex- law enforcer of one of the largest crime families in the city of Liverpool. During this time he was in a war against rival gangs...

Theory of Everything: GOD, Devils, Dimensions, Dragons, Illusion & Reality

This documentary is not a regular science documentary however it should be looked upon as one because is goes a lot deeper than that. This is the theory of everything as presented...

Defeating the hackers

In the past the biggest threat to the world was almost solely nuclear weapons however, in 2015 the greatest threat is almost certainly the keyboard. As everything that we do i...

State of Mind: The Psychology of Control

ConspiracyMystery Presenter Lisa Arbercheski 2013 02:43:53

Are you controlled? And if so by who and to what extend? The documentary State of Mind: The Psychology of Control tries to answer some of these questions and sheds light on wh...

Can Eating Insects Save the World?

With the global population currently at 7.3 Billion people and climbing, one of the first problems mankind will face is a global food shortage, as we struggle to meet the ever grow...

The Inca: Masters of the Clouds - Ep 2 Clash of Empires

ArchaeologyHistory Presenter Dr Jago Cooper 2013 00:58:48

In the second installment of this two part mini series. Dr Jago Cooper questions that the very factors that led to the sucess of the Inca, could of well of lead to its rapid&n...

The Crash Reel

BiographySport Presenter Kevin Pearce 2013 01:33:08

  A documentary about two snowboarding halfpipe legends, Shaun White and Kevin Pearce. Directed by Lucy Walker; The film documents the early days of their ca...

Dinosaurs: The Hunt for Life

AnimalNatureScience Presenter Adrian Lester 2013 00:59:22

The idea that we could get dinosaur DNA sounds like something from the movie Jurassic park to most people. To paleontologists it sounds like a total fantasy that DNA could be...

David Bowie and the Story of Ziggy Stardust

BiographyMusic Presenter Jarvis cocker 2013 00:59:48

When David Bowie played on TV screens in the early 1970’s music on planet earth would never be the same again. His first mainstream success was with the album “Space Od...

The Power Of The Placebo

There are pills which do not have any active ingredients in them which are described as placebo medication. In this documentary we explore the ideas behind the placebo effects whic...

The Joy of Logic

ScienceTechnology Presenter Dave Cliff 2013 00:59:28

In this documentary we take a step into the world of logic with computer scientist Dave Cliff. To explain how logic has enriched all of our lives we explore philosophy, maths,...

Donald Campbell: Speed King

HistoryTechnology Presenter Jim Broadbent 2013 00:59:03

A documentary about Donald Campbell and his record breaking attempts as one of the last great British boffins. Back in the 1960’s he was a household name known as a daredevil...

The Class of 92

BiographySport Presenter Benjamin Turner 2013 01:22:47

A football documentary chronicling the rise of the most famous stars of Manchester United in the 90’s, David Beckham, Paul Scholes, Giggs and Nicky butt. The f...


Blackfish documentary (2013). Keeping large animals such as whales and dolphins is dangerous for both humans and the animals, but this is easily forgot when they are performin...

The Great Culling: Our Water

The  best way to keep your teeth healthy is to drink large quantities of the chemical fluoride, thankfully governments in the west are already putting the stuff in tap water&n...

The Internet Archive

How the internet will be saved for future generations to study. Brewster Kahle and his team have been working to save all of the information in books, lp’s, DVDs and web...

TPB AFK: The Pirate Bay Away From Keyboard

The story of one of the biggest torrent sites of all time. In this documentary we take a look behind the scenes of The Pirate Bay which in its peak was receiving more than 2 m...

The Brain with David Eagleman - 1. What Is Reality?

Science Presenter David Eagleman 2013 00:56:45

A new documentary series presented by David Eagleman. This is the first episode in the series which explores how the Brain really works to create the reality that we experience in...

Science Britannica - Frankensteins Monsters

Science Presenter Brian Cox 2013 00:58:47

Science Britannica is a documentary series which looks through more than 350 years of British Science. In This, the first episode we look into the dark side of Science and the...

Science Britannica - Method and Madness

Science Presenter Brian Cox 2013 00:58:34

The second episode in the documentary series Science Britannica presented by Brian Cox. In this film Brian comes face to face with the British visionaries who laid the foundat...

Science Britannica - Clear Blue Skies

Science Presenter Brian Cox 2013 00:58:59

Part three and the last episode of Science Britannica presented by professor Brian Cox who has been taking us on a 350 year year journey through British science and innovation...

Secrets of the Georgia Guidestones

Conspiracy Presenter Dave Bishop 2013 00:39:32 Unrated

A documentary about the illusive Georgia guide stones. The Georgia Guide stones structure was erected in 1980 and is a granite monument located in Elbert County, Georgia, USA. The...

How Small is the Universe?

ScienceSpace Presenter John Hannah 2013 00:59:03

Most science documentaries offer knowledge on the huge expanse that is the universe, this documentary asks the question, how small is the universe? To investigate leading figures r...

Behind the Music: Deep Purple

BiographyMusic Presenter Deep Purple 2013 00:46:28 Unrated

Looking behind the music of a band which rose to fame at the peek of psychedelic rock movement. This documentary focuses on the rock band Deep Purple who brought about a revolution...

The Story of AC/DC: Dirty Deeds

BiographyMusic Presenter AC/DC 2013 00:46:28 Unrated

If you were to think of a band that was synonymous with rock and roll it would probably be AC / DC, the no nonsense, straight to the point band that came out of a small fan base in...

Could We Survive a Mega-Tsunami?

EnvironmentNature Presenter Sara Mendes Da Costa 2013 00:58:52 Unrated

Could We Survive a Mega-Tsunami? This documentary investigates what this phenomena is using realistic CGI and expert advice from scientists working in the field. If a mega Tsunami...

The Man Who Eats Roadkill

BiographyFood & Drink Presenter Arthur Boyt 2013 00:18:28 Unrated

A documentary that takes us into the world of 73 year old Arthur Boyt who lives on Bodmin Moor, Cornwall. Arthur is a road kill eating connorisseur which to many seems really...

The History of Grand Theft Auto

GamingTechnology Presenter GamerSpawn 2013 00:48:36 Unrated

The story of one of the most iconic game series of all time; Grand Theft Auto. In this documentary we take a look behind the scenes of Rockstar games who made a game that was like...

Visions of the Future: The Quantum Revolution

ScienceTechnology Presenter Michio Kaku 2013 00:58:37

The quantum revolution is only just around the corner and the projects that scientists are working on around the world will more than likely find their way into our homes within th...

A Jumbo Jet Engine

Engineering Presenter Rolls Royce 2013 00:58:32

In this BBC documentary we look at how to build a A Jumbo Jet Engine. As the Boeing 787 Dreamliner made it’s first flight back in 2013 using the revolutionary Trent 1000...

The Stone Roses: Made of Stone

BiographyMusic Presenter The Stone Roses 2013 00:52:48

The Stone Roses: Made of Stone documentary. The Stone Roses are one of the most iconic Manchester bands of all time. Formed in 1983 they were pioneers of the “Madchester...

Polar Bears: Ice Bear

Animal Presenter Bray Poor 2013 00:50:06

Polar bear documentary. Film makers provide a stunning insight into one of the most formidable predators on the planet as they capture breathtaking footage recorded over a 12 month...

When Albums Ruled the World

HistoryMusic Presenter Ian Curtis 2013 01:28:56

When Albums Ruled the World documentary. The invention of the long playing record in the mid 1960’s paved the way for popular music in the future. This was the first time his...

Tankies: Tank Heroes of World War 2

War Presenter Mark Urban 2013 00:59:08

Tankies: Tank Hero’s of World War 2. This is a two part documentary series first published by the BBC in 2013 and presented by former tank commander Mark Urban. A film chroni...

Boxing at the Movies: Kings of the Ring

HistorySport Presenter Danny Leigh 2013 00:59:33

Boxing at the movies: Kings of the Ring, a documentary directed by Angus Mclntyre which looks through the history of boxing in the cinema from its early days right through to the p...

Mission Juno

ScienceSpace Presenter nasa 2013 01:04:23

Juno documentary. Juno is a probe built by NASA which is currently five years into a six year mission to the 5th planet from the sun, Jupiter. Juno left Earth on August 5th 2011 fr...

Marathon Day: Boston 15.4.13, There are two sides to every story

"There are two sides to every story. Mainstream vs Independent media." You be the judge! This film was researched, edited and documented as the events were unfolding in r...

Saving Otter 501

Animal Presenter Karl Mayer 2013 00:53:39

A sea otter documentary which follows the story of Monterey Bay Aquarium’s 501st orphaned otter as Karl Mayer and his team attempt to save its life and te...

Secrets of our Living Planet: The Magical Forest

AnimalEnvironmentNature Presenter Chris Packham 2013 00:58:56 Unrated

The magical forest is the third documentary in a four part series presented by Chris Packham about the the amazing eco-systems that allow such a huge array of life to live on...

Rewind This!

HistoryTechnology Presenter Josh Johnson 2013 01:30:19 Unrated

Rewind This! is a 2013 documentary about the VHS tape, something that changed the world. The historical and cultural effect of the VHS tape was simply massive. This documentar...

Precision: The Measure of All Things

Science Presenter Marcus du Sautoy 2013 00:58:59

Precision: The Measure of All Things is a 2013, three part documentary series created by professor Marcus du Sautoy that follows the history of the human pursuit of precision...

20 Feet from Stardom

HistoryMusic Presenter Morgan Neville 2013 01:13:12 Unrated

American director Morgan Neville presents, 20 Feet from Stardom, a documentary about backup singers. The backup singer lives just outside the limelight of the lead singer...

3D Printed Guns

SocietyTechnology Presenter Erin Lee Carr 2013 00:24:10

With an ever increasing restriction on who can purchase fire arms in the United States there has been a rise in the interest of 3D printed guns. This documentary presente...

Paul Durousseau Serial Killer

Crime Presenter Mike McCurlie 2013 00:43:32 Unrated

A documentary about The Jacksonville Serial Killer Paul Durousseau who murdered at least seven young women in the southeast United States between 1997 and 2003.


Society Presenter John Pilger 2013 1:54:00 Unrated

John returns to his homeland in Australia to make a film about the Aboriginal Australians who are the oldest living culture in the world. The Aboriginals inhabited A...

Beach Boys - Surfin Success

BiographyMusic Presenter The Beach Boys 2013 00:44:48 Unrated

“Beach Boys: Surfin' Success” is a 2013 documentary about the 60’s pop group The Beach Boys. The band formed in California and consisted of brothers Bria...