2015 documentaries


This is the story of Citizenfour, an alias for Edward Snowden, the whistle blower who exposed many of the NSA's most guarded secrets VIA encrypted e-mail. As we watch citizenfour online we learn the story of why Edward Snowden went to such lengths to reach out to a reporter and have nu[...]

Indie Game: The Movie

Indie Game: The Movie follows the journey of indie game developers as they create and release their work to the world. This documentary explores what it takes to reveal on only games but themselves to the world.   Gaming is such a massive industry now it is actually being embraced as a le[...]

BBC Horizon - Are Video Games Really that bad?

The gaming industry is massive across the world, with more than 1.2 billion estimated to by playing right now. With such a popular industry there was always going to be some controversy against this $100 billion per year money maker. BBC horizon reveals that there is in fact a massive divide between[...]

When we left earth - The Shuttle

This documentary explores the history of the Space shuttle program which started off with Columbia's maiden voyage on April 12, 1981 which was just the first of many missions each with their own unique purpose to help us explore space and even to set up a permanent manne[...]

Universe or Multiverse - Quantum Physics

Are we living in a universe which is finite? If so where does it end and what is beyond that? In this documentary which is based on the book “the fabric of the cosmos”, we explore this incredibly deep and complex theory.

Soaked in Bleach

Soaked in Bleach: Private investigator Tom grant who was hired by Courtney love after Kurt Cobain when missing in 1994. This documentary looks at the investigation from Tom Grant's eyes as Cobain's body is found at their Seattle home.   For the last 20 years, Kurt Cobain'[...]

The Story Of Technoviking

Fuckparade, Berlin, 2000. A four minuet video of a man at the techno activism parade was uploaded to Youtube six years later and went viral around the world. The Techno Viking become famous with hundreds of millions of views on various websites and TV channels. This documentary is the story behin[...]

Which Universe Are We In?

This documentary explores the idea of multiple universes, and multiple instances of our own universe which are all running at the same time; according to the theory described here there is another universe where the Germans won world war 2 and where you are the president of the united states.[...]

The Inca: Masters of the Clouds - Ep 1 Foundations

The Inca: Masters of the Clouds Episode 1 of 2. Dr Jago Cooper from the British museum travels to Peru and Ecuador to the stunning areas of Machu Picchu and Cusco to look at the beginnings of the great Inca empire. The Inca managed to transform one of the most challenging and hostile envir[...]

Hearts & Minds

Hearts & Minds: Be ready to be shocked by this hard-hitting reality documentary highlighting how America fought the Vietnam war in contrast to what they wanted in achieve politically. The background to this 1974 production is based on the recommendation of a report compi[...]

Colour: The Spectrum of Science Ep1 Colours of Earth

Planet Earth is the most colouful place that we know of, it is a huge part of what makes our home so special. But what is colour? And how has our peception of it shaped the history of our planet. In the first episode Dr Helen Czerski looks at how the earth was transformed from just another dry[...]

Britains Nuclear Secrets: Inside Sellafield

On a remote North west coast of England, lies one of the most secretive and controversial nucleur plants in the world, Sellafield. For decades its has been shrowded in conspiracy and secrecy, but for the first time in its history, they have allowed cameras into its grounds. Nucleur Ph[...]

The Final Frontier

For thousands of years humans have wanted to know what is out there in the night sky. Gathering an understanding of our place in the cosmos seems to be a fundamental part of human nature and in the last few hundred years we have made discoveries in leaps and bounds. Thousands of years ago people rel[...]

Building Hitlers Supergun

Building Hitlers Supergun: During the height of the second world war NAZI Germany had occupied most of western Europe. The only country that stood in its way was the United Kingdom which was something Hitler desperately wanted to change. After relentless bombing of strategic military targets such as[...]

Willy Messerschmitts Bf-109

The Messerschmitt Bf-109 can be classed as the first modern fighter plane. It was a sleek monoplane of all metal construction, with an enclosed cockpit and a retractable landing gear. The Bf-109 A was introduced in 1935 a year before the Spitfire and was a complete reve[...]

E:60 Reports: Sepp Blatter and FIFA

FIFA is a corporation which has seen controversy after controversy for years now. It was only since the FBI raided them in the states that any main stream attention has been focused on exposing the corruption within the organisation instead of it being swpet under the rug. Most attention has be[...]

Colour The Spectrum Of Science Season 1 Episode 3 – Beyond The Rainbow

Science Presenter Helen Czerski 2015 Unrated

In the third episode of this series, Dr Helen Czerski looks at the colours beyond the rainbow and the invisible world of infra-red and ultra-violet. While these wave froms of light are invisble to us, many animals in the animal kingdom can tap into them giving them a massive evolutionary advantage o[...]

Secrets of the Solar System

Our solar system in its current equilibrium is a rather quiet and orderly place where the planets are in stable orbits around the sun. New discoveries by astronomers are forcing scientists to reconsider how the solar system was formed. traditionally it has been thought that the planets were cre[...]

Oscar Pistorius: The Truth

Oscar Pistorious sky-rocketed into fame during the 2012 London olympics after achieving some incredible athletic achievements. Two years later he was in the worlds most watched court case for the murder of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp which happened on valentines day 2013. BBC investigative journa[...]


Hillsborough documentary. A deeply harrowing account of how ninety six spectators attending a football match died as a result of the ineptitude of the Police in charge of controlling the crowd ...the Football Association who knew of previous crush problems associat[...]

Hillsborough part 2

A deeply harrowing account of how ninety six spectators attending a football match died as a result of the ineptitude of the Police in charge of controlling the crowd ...the Football Association who knew of previous crush problems associated with the Leppings Lane end a[...]

Going Clear: Scientology and the Prison of Belief

A 2015 documentary feature based on the 2013 Lawrence Wright book Going Clear: Scientology, Hollywood and the Prison of Belief. The film deconstructs various claims made by the church and explores various stories by ex-members, it also explores the relationship that various A-list Hollywood celebrit[...]

Panorama - The Secrets of Scientology

ActivismSociety Presenter John Sweeney 2015 Unrated

John Sweeney takes us inside the church of Scientology to discover some of its distrubing secrets that are being uncovered in this documentary for the very first time. With the help of fromer church spokesman Mike Rinder they examine some of the techniques used by the Church in order to at[...]

A Life on Screen: Stephen Fry

Stephen Fry is a true national treasure. His talent knows no bounds thanks to his intelligence, whitt and acting prowess. In this documentary we look at a true legand of British television who celebrates 10 years of hosting the BAFTAs. From his breakthrough on television with his othe[...]

Murder Game: The Life and death of Breck Bednar

Documentary telling the story of Breck Bednar a teenage boy who was killed by Lewis Daynes who groomed him online. Breck Bednar was a 14 year old boy who loved playing computer games online and aspired to be a computer engineer when he left school. So when 19 year old Lewis daynes came along Brek th[...]

Gangs of El Salvador

The country of El Salvador will soon have the highest homicide rate in the world as is it is set to take over Honduras. In 2015 there were more than 5,700 murders here which is amazing when you consider that the country is home to 6 million people. When you break this figure down it e[...]

The Cleveland Strangler

Crime Presenter Wilbert L. Cooper 2015 Unrated

Between 2007 and 2009 11 or more black women on Clevelands east side were raped and killed. This documentary tells the story of what really happened and reveals the horrific evidence that the Cleveland Police department had to go through to get their conviction.   The man who committed th[...]

Banana Land: Blood, Bullets and Poison

For many the banna is a healthy snack on its own, a sweet part of a meal or simply a colorful fixture in the house. Bannas can only be grown in certain parts of the world known as the “banna lands” which makes for a lucrative business. While there are profits to be made the local people[...]

Making A Murderer: Episode 1 (preview)

Crime Presenter Steven Avery 2015 Unrated

A documentary about a man who served 18 years in prison for a crime he never committed. A real life story about Steven Avery, born July 9, 1962, Manitowoc Wisconsin who is a DNA exoneree whist in the progress of exposing corruption in law enforcement discovered that he was the prime suspect in a dar[...]


A 2016 documentary about Amy Winehouse. This is the story about the life and death of one of the best singers of our generation explained in her own words and by the people most close to her. The film features unseen archival footage and tracks to tell her story.   Amy was one of the most[...]

Showgirl Style

Activism Presenter Wretched Productions 2015 Unrated

A documentary about the burlesque. When is a three-day retreat something entirely different? When it’s a burlesque retreat in the Central Sierra Nevadas. On Sept. 5-7 of 2015, Anni Boelyn of the internationally performing burlesque troupe The Kountry Kittens hosted a retreat in Twain Hart[...]

Cartel Land

Cartel land is a documentary about the war on drugs in Mexico. This war has been going on for years and has wreaked havoc across the country destroying the peace. With unprecedented access documentary film maker Matthew Heineman meets Jose Mireles, known to locals as “El  Doctor[...]

Calculating Ada: The Countess of Computing

A documentary about the history of the modern computer. Dr Hannah Fry tells the story of the unlikely genius Ada Lovelace who is responsive for creating the blueprint for the modern day computer which has totally transformed the world we live in.    Hannah explores the story of Ada a[...]

Johnny Cash: American Rebel (preview)

A documentary about the life and persona of Johnny Cash, one of Country musics most famous musicians. To tell the story the film uses a lot of archive footage as well as historical interviews with some of the people who knew Cash the most; Willie Nelson, Rodney Crowell, Rick Rubin and fami[...]

Adult Rappers

Adult Rappers: a documentary about a group of dedicated working class rappers who are in limbo between making a living and perusing their music career. Paul Iannacchino tells the story of rap which takes us to the true root of hip-hop lifestyle and culture. These rappers are not on MTV or even[...]

FBI Undercover

Ever since September 11th, the Federal Bureau of investigation has built a vast network of informants to tackle the problem of domestic terrorism. In this documentary, the BBC follows Saeed 'Shariff' Torres who is an ex-Black Panther (revolutionary black nationalist and socialist o[...]

Comet Catcher: Rosetta Landing

Comet Catcher tells the story of the historic landing of the probe Rosetta on comet 67P/Curyumov-Gerasimenko. The first stage of the mission was a massive achievement alone which put Rosetta in orbit around the comet, upon reaching this goal on November 12th 2014 after ten years of flight[...]

Dancing in the Dark: The End of Physics?

Scientists still do not know what the universe is really made of. Its true that we only fully understand how atoms work which from our point of view seems like a massive part of the universe since they are the building blocks of stars, planets and us, however the reality is that atoms only make up a[...]


Sport Presenter Jimmy Chin 2015 Unrated

Mountain climbing is a mission that is not for the faint hearted. In the documentary “Meru” we explore from a genuine point of view just what it takes to be a dedicated climber. The film provides a “candid” view which allows us to understand the in’s and outs of what it[...]

Heavy Load Transport through Nicaragua

Dangerous streets, vertiginous abysses, shaky bridges – to ensure electrical power supply Nicaragua experiences one of the most spectacular heavy loads of all times. On more than 150 km across the country, over 60 bridges and through volcano landscape, diesel engines with a weight of 300 compa[...]

Cash Slaves: Inside the Dystopian Fetish of Financial Domination

SocietySexuality Presenter Vice 2015

in this day and age there is pretty much a fetish for anything if you look for it. In this Vice documentary we look into the world of “financial domination” which is a form of submission where the person is subjected to punishment in the form of women taking money from them. There is lit[...]

Storyville Exposed: Magicians, Psychics And Frauds

Documentary looking at the life and work of one of the greatest magicians of his generation James ‘the amazing’ Randi. Randi worked as an illusionist and magician for over 50 years basing his work on perhaps the greatest magician of all time Harry Houdini. Working as escape artist he bec[...]

Heroin: Cape Cod (preview)

Heroin: Cape Cod: A documentary about Heroin use in the United States. heroin is one of the most addictive and deadly drugs in the world and it’s use is becoming more and more wide spread in the US with overdose deaths quadrupling in 2014 compared to what they were in 2001. The film focuses sp[...]

Return of the Giant Killers: Africas Lion Kings

Lion documentary. Lions dominate the South African plains and are the number one predator for hundreds of kilometres around. In “Return of the Giant Killers: Africa's Lion Kings” we follow a pride of lions as the rainy season begins. A number of dramatic events will happen over the c[...]

Millionaire Basement Wars

Society Presenter James Dawson 2015

Millionaire Basement Wars documentary. The basement building boom is in full swing as multinational millionaires are snapping up property within London’s most affluent districts such as Kensington and Mayfair to turn them into mega homes. For the property owners it is seen as a worth-while inv[...]

Deep Web

The 2015 Deep Web documentary tells the story of how the internet in the hands of the wrong people has formed into a dangerous beast that is almost completely invisible. The internet as we know it to day was in fact conceived way back in the mid 20th century by pioneers who[...]

Where to Invade Next

Dubbed “Michael Moore’s most dangerous comedy” the documentary where to invade next takes a playful look into how the US can learn from other counties around the world as he “invades” them. The idea behind this light-hearted documentary film with a deep and signifi[...]

Life on the Reef: Summer

Life on the Reef, the epic three part documentary series presented by Rupert Ried following life living on some of the most amazing reef habitats in the world, from the Torres Straight to the great barrier reef. This episode looks at life on the great barrier reef during the summer; a tran[...]

The Most Dangerous Town on the Internet

The internet has the power to create both freedom and chaos. This documentary produced by Norton security and directed by Sean Dunne is about the “most dangerous town on the internet”, a quiet town in Romania which has a notorious history as “hackerville” since[...]

Anaconda: Silent Killer

AnimalReptile Presenter David O'Brien 2015 Unrated

Anaconda: Silent Killer. In the remote Amazon rainforest lives one of the most feared snakes in the world. The Anaconda. In this documentary film makers journey into unchartered parts of the largest Forrest in the world to uncover the secrets of the mythical reptile beast.   The rain[...]

How Britain Won the Space Race: The Story of Bernard Lovell and Jodrell Bank

Jodrell Bank documentary. In this film we follow the story of Sir Bernard Lovell and how Britain won the space race. The story starts in the early 20th century when Lovell was inspired to get involved in science after seeing and hearing two charged particle devices. It was at this moment forwar[...]

The Last Orangutan Eden

The Last Orangutan Eden, an Orangutan documentary exploring the conservation efforts to help save the primate in its last home in Northern Sumatra. The “person of the forest” as the name translates is a great Ape exclusive to Asia of which there are two species, the Bornean Orangutan and[...]

Bitcoin: The End of Money as We Know It

Bitcoin: The End of Money as We Know It is an award winning documentary film presented by John Barrett and directed by Torsten Hoffmann & Michael Watchulonis. The film analyses the rise of bitcoin currency, something that many people still know very little about around the world, it’s impl[...]

Psychedelic Britannia

SocietyMusic Presenter Nigel Planer 2015 Unrated

Psychedelic Britannia, a documentary about what many people to be the most visionary period in British music history roughly between the years 1965 and 1970.  This was a generation that discovered the drug LSD which shaped popular culture like never before and allowed a small group of talented[...]

Stoked up in Stoke: Fighting Men

SocietySport Presenter bbc 2015

Stoked up in Stoke: Fighting Men, A documentray about cage fighting which follows two cage fighters from Stoke-on-Trent, England during the tough eight weeks of training, overcoming injuries and battered egos, as they prepare for fight night. As the fight night approches we see that f[...]

Conor McGregor - The Notorious

A documentary about Conor McGregor (born 14 July 1988) who only a couple of years ago was collecting social welfare in his hometown of Dublin. Now he is the most famous name in the Ultimate Fighting Championship UFC. Mixed Martial Arts is considered to be the world's fas[...]

The Cross of the Moment

The Cross of the Moment is a 2015 documentary created by film maker Jacob Freydont-Attie about Earth’s the current environmental crisis. This feature length documentary film aims to elucidate the connecting dots between Fermi’s Paradox, climate change, capitalism, and coll[...]

The Great Math Mystery

Science Presenter Jay Sanders 2015 Unrated

“The Great Math Mystery”, a NOVA production documentary examining why we have culminated a supposed almost complete mathematical understanding of the world in which we live. For thousands of years, human’s relied on the meaning of believing in God to answer questions[...]

NOVA: Chasing Pluto

SpaceScience Presenter Craig Sechler 2015 Unrated

Almost everyone knows about the New Horizons space probe that was sent on a 10 ten year mission to the dwarf-planet Pluto, more than 3 billion miles away from Earth. On July 14, 2015, New Horizons made it epic closest approach to the mysterious body in the void. The NOVA produced documentary &l[...]

Tim Peake How to be an Astronaut

Tim Peake How to be an Astronaut: a 2015 BBC Horizon doc following the first British Astronaut to travel to the International space station 400km above the Earths surface. You have to be incredibly fortunate to be selected for the privilege of travelling to space, however, the selection pr[...]

Professor Green: Suicide and Me

Stephen Manderson, widely known by his rapper alias “Professor Green”, explores the serious suicide pandemic that has become a lot worse in recent times, not just in the UK but around the world. The documentary is a personal investigation as Stevens farther took his own life se[...]

An Open Secret

“An Open Secret”; Exposing the child sexual abuse in Hollywood. Amy Berg presents one of the first documentaries that targeted the huge amount of sexual exploitation which occurred in Hollywood and apparently still happens to this day.   Berg decided to make the docu[...]

Hunting Hitler Season 1

Hunting Hilter is a 2015 documentary series which focuses on investigating certain conspiracy theories surrounding the demise of the führer of Germany Adolf Hitler. In the closing stages of World War 2, Hitler besieged himself in an underground government bunker in the Heart of B[...]

Cleopatra A Timewatch Guide

  Historian Vanessa Collinridge explores how the legend of Cleopatra has changed over the years, from Roman propaganda to the works of Shakespeare in this Cleopatra documentary. Cleopatra's image has been subject to myth, cliche and propaganda over the years, was set in stone a[...]

Bumps: A Mogul Skiing Documentary

Sport Presenter Zac Hoffman 2015 Unrated

  A film about mogul skiing directed by fellow skier Zac Hoffman which shows the beauty of the sport and the burning passion in the small, yet dedicated community. The sport is growing in popularity thanks to being featured in the winter Olympics which is where Zak competes as a part of[...]

A Very British Brothel

  A Very British Brothel goes behind the scenes of one of the most popular massage parlours in Sheffield called City Suna ran by mother and daughter duo Kath, 54, and Jenni, 28. Established in 1985, the brothel has been serving clients for all kinds of sexual services including “c[...]


Facebookistan is a study of the site facebook.com which has the policy to ensure that it's users are "open and connected". With a user base of more than a billion and a half users, this policy has caught on extraordinary well over the last 15 years it's of existence, but is th[...]

King Arthur's Britain

A new King Arthur documentary shedding new light on this historic British figure like never before. Francis Pryor argues that Britain's early history was a vibrant period when the island thrived under foreign influences from as far afield as the Middle East without losing any cultural[...]

Stacey Dooley Investigates: The Cannabis smugglers

SocietyDrugs Presenter Stacey Dooley 2015 Unrated

  In the third episode of a six-part documentary series “Stacey Dooley Investigates” about the war on drugs, British investigative journalist Stacey Dooley travels to the state of Swaziland in  Southern Africa to meet with farmers who are growing some incredibly potent weed.[...]

Sex Slaves of Bangladesh

Crime Presenter Vice 2015

  A Vice documentary showing the grim world of the sex slave trade in Bangladesh. The film shows that there are a huge number of women who are victims of sexual slavery, whether that is being kidnapped and simply sold or imprisoned and worked as a prostitute. There is no doubt that[...]

Sugar Coated

Is sugar the new tobacco? This is a question that Michèle Hozer asks for her 2015 documentary Sugar Coated which investigates how the food industry quashed hard science and stopped us talking about the toxicity of sugar.   The story begins back in the 70's during a secret PR ca[...]

Racing Extinction

  Racing Extinction is a 2015 documentary by Greek-American photographer Louie Psihoyos (The Cove) which brings to attention the mass extinction of plant and animal life prominently caused by the growing number of humans on planet Earth.   Using never before seen imagery and inter[...]

The Choice is Ours

  "The Choice is Ours" documentary directed by Roxanne Meadows shows an optimistic vision of the world if we apply science & technology for the benefit of all people and the environment.   The film is an advocation of sustainable technologies which will ensure our fu[...]

Programming of Life 2: EARTH

Conspiracy Presenter Jason LaBarge 2015 Unrated

  Programming of Life 2: EARTH, is the follow-up to the popular documentary "Programming of life" by Jason LaBarge which examines the delicate balance of life on Earth.   The film shows how small changes in the orchestra of variables which make life possible can have a h[...]

The Arrivals

MysterySociety Presenter Noreagaaa 2015 Unrated

  The Arrivals gets the Docur award for the longest feature documentary. At 8 hours in length, this film is split into 50 chapters and covers the arrival of the antichrist Antichrist Dajjal, Imam Al-Mahdi and the second coming of Christ.   To complete this analysis the Arrivals do[...]

The Lie We Live

Environment Presenter Spencer Cathcart 2015 Unrated

  The Lie We Live is a very short (8min) environmental documentary by Spencer Cathcart that calls the world to wake up and start existing. It’s a rarity that such a short documentary would find it’s way into this website but while the message is not great in length it d[...]

Requiem for the American Dream

Requiem for the American Dream, a 2010 biographical documentary film directed by Peter Hutchison and Kelly Nyks which focuses on the concentration of wealth and power and how we came to the current status-quo.   The film centres around American linguist and activist Noam Chomsky who has w[...]

The Hunt for Ted Bundy

Crime Presenter Kathleen Garrett 2015 Unrated

  This Ted Bundy documentary brings us a close account of how this notorious American serial killer was brought to justice.   Told through personal interviews with police officers who were working on the Bundy case, The Hunt for Ted Bundy explains many untold stories with n[...]

The Secret Rules of Modern Living: Algorithms

  Marcus du Sautoy hosts The Secret Rules of Modern Living: Algorithms, a 2015 BBC science documentary which aims to unravel mysteries surrounding these instructions.   Today almost everything we do is controlled by an algorithm since most of us depend on electronic devices to liv[...]

Twin Sisters: A World Apart

  Twin Sisters: A World Apart, a 2015 documentary by Mona Friis Bertheussen which tells the amazing story of two twins who were born in China but now live with adoptive parents on opposite sides of the world.   In 2003 Mia and Alexandra were found abandoned in a cardboard box and[...]

The Trouble with Space Junk

SpaceScience Presenter David Stewart 2015 Unrated

  Ever since the space-race in the 1960's, we have been putting all kinds of objects into low and high earth orbit. When first launched these satellites have performed all kinds of tasks from being communication satellites to running scientific experiments. Once their use has expired or[...]

Earth's Natural Wonders - Living on the Edge

Nature Presenter Oliver Colman 2015 Unrated

Earth's Natural Wonders takes across the planet to see some of the most amazing natural spectacles, with narration by British actor Oliver Colman.   In part one, titled "Extreme Wonders", the documentary takes us to Victoria Falls, The Grand Canyon and Mount Everest. Three c[...]

70 Million Animal Mummies: Egypt's Dark Secret

  The Ancient Egyptians believed that the mummification process was a way of passage into the after-life, it turns out that they not only mummified humans but animals too.   70 Million Animal Mummies have been discovered in Egypt since the 19th century. Now researchers from Manche[...]

Are Health Tests Really a Good Idea

  In the 2015 BBC Horizon documentary Are Health Tests Really a Good Idea, Michael Mosley puts himself through a battery of health tests available to people who feel perfectly well. From an expensive heart scan to a new national screening procedure to detect the earliest signs of bowel cance[...]

Billions in Change

  The Billions in Change documentary is based on the corporation led by Manoj Bhargava with the same name which is dedicated to developing and providing technology to third world countries and bring an end to poverty.   Billions in Change focuses on aiding four basic human needs,[...]

The Fear of 13

The Fear of 13, a 2015 documentary by David Sington (In the Shadow of the Moon) which tells the story of Nick Yarris, who spent 22 years on death row after being convicted of murder at the age of 21 in 1982.   After decades behind bars, he made the conscious request that all appeals for h[...]


Activism Presenter Mia Donovan 2015

Deprogrammed: Cults have been around for thousands of years, but what do we really mean by this term? Sure, you can have a "cult" movie which has a dedicated fanbase, like Pulp Fiction, but mostly when referring to a cult, especially on a documentary site like this we are referring to the[...]

Rich, Russian and Living in London

Society Presenter Seva Novgorodsev 2015 Unrated

Rich, Russian and Living in London, a 2015 society documentary hosted by BBC Russia radio presenter Seva Novgorodsev about the richest people who own property in London. Who are the super-rich Russian elite who have chosen to make London their home? Why have they favoured the capital[...]

Cam Girlz

Cam Girlz, a 2015 documentary directed by American filmmaker Sean Dunne which goes behind the scenes of the webcamming cyber world and looks at this line of work from a positive perspective.   Cam girls work on adult cam sites such as the popular chaturbate.com or by more direct means per[...]

The Jinx: The Life and Deaths of Robert Durst

Crime Presenter Andrew Jarecki 2015

The Jinx: The Life and Deaths of Robert Durst, a 2015 crime documentary mini-series by director Andrew Jarecki (producer of Capturing the Friedmans) about American real estate heir Robert Durst from New York who was accused of the murder of Susan Berman in 2000.   The film begins w[...]

Steve Jobs: The Man in the Machine

American filmmaker Alex Gibney explores the personal life of Steve Jobs in this 2015 documentary "The Man in the Machine".   Jobs is easily one of the most important people in the history of computing, for the products he helped develop were ergonomic and desirable as well as be[...]

The Mask You Live In

The Mask You Live In follows boys and young men as they struggle to stay true to themselves while negotiating Americas (and the rest of the worlds) narrow definition of masculinity. More than just an analysis of the harmful notions of masculinity, the documentary also talks about what can[...]

Tell Spring Not to Come This Year

Tell Spring Not to Come This Year, a 2015 documentary about the Afghanistan war by Saeed Taji Farouky and Michael McEvoy.  It is a story told through the eyes of the Afghan people.   Many documentaries about the war in Afghanistan are shown from the point of view of the American and[...]

Mountain Lions: Big Cats in High Places

David Attenborough takes us into the wilderness of North America in this 2015 documentary "Mountain Lions: Big Cats in High Places" to reveal the true nature of the continents big cat.   The film follows two families of Mountain Lions set on the fabulous backdrop of the Rocky Mo[...]

Reggie Yates' Extreme, South Africa

Society Presenter Reggie Yates 2015

In this documentary series British actor and TV presenter, Reggie Yates shows us a side of South Africa we do not usually see as he gets up close and personal with three communities who have an "extreme" way of living in South Africa.   1: Since the end of Apartheid in 1991 unde[...]

Only the Dead

Only the Dead, a 2015 biographical war documentary following the experiences of Australian journalist Michael Ware beginning from his time as a rookie correspondent in the early days of the Iraq war.   The film captures the horrific violence Michael witnessed while reporting from the epic[...]

Addicted to Sexting

Addicted to Sexting, a 2015 documentary by American filmmaker Joseph Tosconi exploring the relatively new social phenomenon of "sexting".   Apparently millions of people around the world "sext", so to explore how people are affected by it this documentary was created.[...]

India’s Daughter

Crime Presenter Leslee Udwin 2015

India’s Daughter, a 2015 crime documentary film by Leslee Udwin based on the Dehli Gang-Rape, an infamously disturbing incident which happened in December 2012. Jyoti Singh a 23-year-old physiotherapy student was raped and murdered while travelling home on a bus after watching the movie "[...]

Secrets of the Mona Lisa

Secrets of the Mona Lisa, a 2015 art documentary presented by British historian and broadcaster Andrew Graham-Dixon.   The Mona Lisa is easily the most famous single piece of art in the world. Much of this attention has come from the seductive mystery of the woman depicted in the painting[...]

(Dis)Honesty: The Truth About Lies

(Dis)Honesty: The Truth About Lies, a 2015 documentary exploring how and why people lie by Yael Melamede.   Not telling the truth seems to be a part of human nature but what really drives it? Behavioural economist Dan Ariely provides objective evidence in an overall lighthearted look into[...]

Salam Neighbor

Salam Neighbor, an award-winning documentary made by American filmmakers Chris Temple and Zach Ingrasc who stay in a Syrian refugee camp to reveal the true stories about those who live there.   Salam Neighbor was made in 2015, at the height of the Syrian refugee crisis. And while many new[...]

Reggie Yates: Extreme Russia

Society Presenter Reggie Yates 2015 Unrated

The three-part "Extreme Russia" documentary hosted by British broadcaster Reggie Yates explores aspects of contemporary Russian society that are rarely seen by Westerners. In the film, Reggie travels from the heart of Russia, Moscow, to some of the most remote parts of the country in the S[...]


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[...]

Anthony Joshua: The Journey

BiographySport Presenter 2015 Unrated

Anthony Joshua: The Journey: A 2015 one hour long documentary charting the early life and rise of British heavyweight boxing prospect Anthony Joshua, covering his delinquent early years when he once had to wear a tag and was convicted of drug possession, his amateur career, his gold medal at the Lon[...]

Billionaire's Paradise: Inside Necker Island

For the first time ever a film crew is given full behind the scenes access to one of the most exclusive holiday destinations in the world, the private Necker Island which belongs to British billionaire Richard Branson. This 2015 BBC programme gives an in-depth insight into how the super rich and sup[...]

The Road To Mongolia

Society Presenter 2015 Unrated

Every year hundreds of people set off from a starting point in the United Kingdom and embark on an insane trip to Mongolia on an adventure which has been described as the greatest in the world. Each team purchases a ridiculously crap car with a maximum 1200cc engine and must make it to Mongolia with[...]

Dino Hunt: Canada

A four-part 2015 documentary series presented by Dan Akroyd, which follows six different teams of expert Canadian palaeontologists (fossil hunters) as they seek to discover what would be some of the most important dinosaur fossil finds of modern times. In this series, they take the viewer on a[...]

Dinosaur Britain

Dinosaur Britain is a two-part 2015 documentary directed by Gareth Johnson which tells the story of the many species of dinosaurs which once inhabited the British Isles. It tells us which species of dinosaur lived in Great Britain, what they ate, and their common causes of death based on analysis of[...]

Weirdest Dinosaurs

AnimalScience Presenter Roger Tilling 2015 Unrated

A 2015 dinosaur documentary hosted by Roger Tilling, also known by the alternative title Bizarre Dinosaurs and commonly found by the incorrect title of World’s Weirdest Dinosaurs, this one-hour-long documentary looks at some of the strangest looking dinosaurs ever discovered. It follows some o[...]

Inside a Trader’s Brain

Inside a Trader’s Brain is a 2015 documentary which tells us how neuroscientists have begun to scrutinize the brains of Wall Street traders to try and understand what makes a successful trader, what makes an unsuccessful one, and to try and better understand what makes some traders g[...]

Best of Enemies: Buckley vs. Vidal

HistoryPolitical Presenter Robert Gordon 2015 Unrated

Best of Enemies: Buckley vs. Vidal is a 2015 documentary by Robert Gordon and Morgan Neville, which looks at a series of televised debates in 1968 between liberal Gore Vidal and conservative William F. Buckley.   This political battle attracted millions of viewers in the run-up to the pre[...]

Dazzle: The Hidden Story Of Camouflage

Dazzle is a unique documentary film that examines the hidden history of camouflage.   Camouflage came to become tremendously significant in World War 1 with the development of Dazzle paintings. Dazzle consists of complex patterns of geometric shapes in contrasting colours, interrupting an[...]