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70 Documentaries Worth Your Time

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Amy

Amy

Movies

A documentary on the life of Amy Winehouse, the immensely talented yet doomed songstress. We see her from her teen years, where she already showed her singing abilities, to her finding success and then her downward spiral into alcoholism and drugs.
Blackfish

Blackfish

Movies

Notorious killer whale Tilikum is responsible for the deaths of three individuals, including a top killer whale trainer. Blackfish shows the sometimes devastating consequences of keeping such intelligent and sentient creatures in captivity.
Forks Over Knives

Forks Over Knives

Movies

Examines the profound claim that most, if not all, of the degenerative diseases that afflict us can be controlled, or even reversed, by rejecting our present menu of animal-based and processed foods.
Food, Inc.

Food, Inc.

Movies

Documentary filmmaker Robert Kenner examines how mammoth corporations have taken over all aspects of the food chain in the United States, from the farms where our food is grown to the chain restaurants and supermarkets where it's sold. Narrated by author and activist Eric Schlosser, the film features interviews with average Americans about their dietary habits, commentary from food experts like Michael Pollan and unsettling footage shot inside large-scale animal processing plants.
May It Last: A Portrait of the Avett Brothers

May It Last: A Portrait of the Avett Brothers

Movies

An intimate portrait of the acclaimed North Carolina band the Avett Brothers, as they create their hit album “True Sadness.”