100 Documentaries Worthy of a Watch

I do love a good documentary so here's 100 of them that I personally recommend listed in rough order of preference.

  • Bus 174

    1

  • Paradise Lost: The Child Murders at Robin Hood Hills

    2

  • Dear Zachary: A Letter to a Son About His Father

    3

  • Deep Water

    4

  • The Devil and Daniel Johnston

    5

  • Anvil! The Story of Anvil

    6

  • Touching the Void

    7

  • Senna

    8

  • American Movie

    9

  • The Great White Silence

    10

  • Man on Wire

    11

  • Man with a Movie Camera

    12

  • Koyaanisqatsi

    13

  • The Five Obstructions

    14

  • The Thin Blue Line

    15

  • The House Is Black

    16

  • Exit Through the Gift Shop

    17

  • La Soufrière – Waiting for an Inevitable Disaster

    18

  • Woodstock

    19

  • Night and Fog

    20

  • New York Doll

    21

  • Marwencol

    22

  • Grey Gardens

    23

  • Hoop Dreams

    24

  • DiG!

    25

  • Czech Dream

    26

  • Of Time and the City

    27

  • Children Underground

    28

  • Salesman

    29

  • Paradise Lost 3: Purgatory

    30

  • Lessons of Darkness

    31

  • Video Nasties: Moral Panic, Censorship & Videotape

    32

  • The Cove

    33

  • Waste Land

    34

  • Into Eternity

    35

  • Zoo

    36

  • American: The Bill Hicks Story

    37

  • Sans Soleil

    38

  • Grizzly Man

    39

  • This Is Not a Film

    40

  • Nostalgia for the Light

    41

  • Triumph of the Will

    42

  • Not Quite Hollywood

    43

  • Overnight

    44

  • Religulous

    45

  • Encounters at the End of the World

    46

  • Lake of Fire

    47

  • No Direction Home: Bob Dylan

    48

  • Searching for the Wrong-Eyed Jesus

    49

  • Hearts of Darkness: A Filmmaker's Apocalypse

    50

  • To Be and To Have

    51

  • Stevie

    52

  • Dark Days

    53

  • Home

    54

  • Murderball

    55

  • Titicut Follies

    56

  • Murder on a Sunday Morning

    57

  • The Wonderful, Horrible Life of Leni Riefenstahl

    58

  • Black Sun

    59

  • Juvenile Liaison

    60

  • Aileen: Life and Death of a Serial Killer

    61

  • Project Nim

    62

  • The Beckoning Silence

    63

  • Rivers and Tides

    64

  • Being Elmo: A Puppeteer's Journey

    65

  • In the Realms of the Unreal

    66

  • War Photographer

    67

  • Metal: A Headbanger's Journey

    68

  • Bill Cunningham New York

    69

  • Jesus Camp

    70

  • Spellbound

    71

  • The Two Escobars

    72

  • Paradise Lost 2: Revelations

    73

  • José and Pilar

    74

  • Crumb

    75

  • If a Tree Falls: A Story of the Earth Liberation Front

    76

  • Lost in La Mancha

    77

  • Burden of Dreams

    78

  • Little Dieter Needs to Fly

    79

  • The Bridge

    80

  • Catfish

    81

  • Into the Abyss: A Tale of Death, A Tale of Life

    82

  • My Kid Could Paint That

    83

  • Better This World

    84

  • Cocaine Cowboys

    85

  • The Filth and the Fury

    86

  • The King of Kong: A Fistful of Quarters

    87

  • Koko: A Talking Gorilla

    88

  • Symbiopsychotaxiplasm: Take One

    89

  • The Atomic Cafe

    90

  • Jonestown: The Life and Death of Peoples Temple

    91

  • And Everything Is Going Fine

    92

  • I Like Killing Flies

    93

  • The Nomi Song

    94

  • Culloden

    95

  • The People vs. George Lucas

    96

  • Dreams of a Life

    97

  • Stanley Kubrick's Boxes

    98

  • Best Worst Movie

    99

  • Hell House

    100