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Eyes on the Prize: Documentaries About Competition

Documentary titles that look at contests, competitions, and championships, and the hopeful characters involved.

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  • Science Fair
  • Pecking Order
  • Pressure Cooker
  • Spellbound
  • Hands on a Hard Body: The Documentary
  • Baristas
  • The Good, The Bad, The Hungry
  • Pigeon Kings
  • Bludgeon
  • Don't Be Nice
  • Memory Games
  • One Act Play
  • Bee Nation
  • Born Strong
  • Bruk Out! A Dancehall Queen Documentary
  • Hobbyhorse Revolution
  • Motivation 3: The Next Generation
  • Seed
  • Speak Up
  • The Surrounding Game
  • Chicken People
  • Destination Arnold
  • haveababy
  • Llama Nation
  • Barista
  • For the Record
  • Living the Fantasy
  • American Cheerleader
  • The Barkley Marathons: The Race That Eats Its Young
  • Beauty Factory
  • Free to Play
  • Gnomebrook
  • I Am Here
  • 9-Man
  • Top Spin
  • Virtuosity
  • Wicker Kittens
  • Generation Iron
  • The Motivation
  • Oil Sands Karaoke
  • One Wall: Kings of Coney Island
  • The Short Game
  • Stacker
  • Stitched: The Film
  • World Circus
  • Broadway or Bust
  • Brooklyn Castle
  • The Entertainers
  • Ping Pong
  • Pizza! The Movie
  • Somm
  • We Are Poets
  • Pretty Old
  • Speak
  • Wild Horse, Wild Ride
  • Age of Champions
  • Breaking and Entering
  • Ecstasy of Order: The Tetris Masters
  • First Position
  • Jig
  • Koran by Heart
  • Louder Than a Bomb
  • Make Believe
  • Thespians
  • Autumn Gold
  • Bots High
  • Harp Dreams
  • A Million in the Morning
  • Rabbit Fever
  • Racing Dreams
  • Sweethearts of the Prison Rodeo
  • Afghan Star
  • American Harmony
  • Beautiful Young Minds
  • Carpet Racers
  • Chops
  • Kings of Pastry
  • Most Valuable Players
  • Team Qatar
  • Ten9Eight: Shoot for the Moon
  • Turn it loose
  • Class C: The Only Game in Town
  • The Crown
  • Debate Team
  • Every Little Step
  • Frontrunners
  • Gunnin' for That #1 Spot
  • Hard Problems
  • Last Cup: Road to the World Series of Beer Pong
  • Morning Light
  • Ready, Set, Bag!
  • Sounds Like Teen Spirit
  • Sync or Swim
  • They Came to Play
  • American Shopper
  • Doubletime
  • Ferrets: The Pursuit of Excellence
  • The First Saturday in May
  • Jump!
  • The King of Kong: A Fistful of Quarters