Crip Camp is a heroic Netflix documentary, shining a light on a little-told story
Hot damn, this doco about the disability rights movement is very, very inspiring.
Australian docudrama Wild Butterfly explores the devastating true story of Claire Murray
This film is a powerful reminder that there’s always more to people than meets the eye.
Hooked on Wrong Man? Here’s 5 more true crime documentaries to delve into
True crime is a hellishly addictive genre. Once you get the itch, you gotta scratch it.
In My Blood It Runs is a powerful portrait of Indigenous youth
A powerful documentary that explores Indigenous youth with a lightness of touch.
10 documentaries to look out for in 2020
Coming this year: docos about Greta Thunberg, the Beastie Boys, Bandarra Dance Theatre and loads more.
SBS’s 2020 slate includes a Gold Rush western and the return of The Handmaid’s Tale
Two new commissioned dramas and countless entertaining stories are in the pipeline.
Netflix’s Tell Me Who I Am is an incredibly moving film on memory loss and brotherly bonds
“This raw display of male vulnerability strikes the heart and all its arteries.”
You’ll feel every drop of sweat in the stunning Amazing Grace
Aretha Franklin’s performance will blow you away.
Adam Goodes doco The Australian Dream is a fascinating study of modern Australia
This film takes us to a place that leads to the heart of modern Australia.
Diego Maradona is a fascinating portrait of the retired soccer superstar
Like many elite athletes Maradona was a wonder at a game and less than perfect at life.
Ron Howard’s Pavarotti documentary will close this year’s Lavazza Italian Film Festival
His voice was so powerful it probably caused nosebleeds.
Apollo 11 is a magnificent documentary about ambition and imagination
This magnificent film is not to be missed
Australian documentary Defend, Conserve, Protect captures the fight against Japanese whalers
Defend, Conserve, Protect follows the guerrilla navy the Sea Shepherd as it takes on Japanese whalers.
Mystify: Michael Hutchence succeeds in separating the man from the myth
It’s close to amazing that this documentary about the late INXS frontman works as well as it does
Acclaimed Adam Goodes documentary The Final Quarter will air on Channel 10 this month
Don’t miss this electrifying documentary.
Documenting pure evil: interview with Scott Prestin, co-director of Defending a Monster
This documentary that explores the shocking case John Wayne Gacy, the worst serial killer in American history.
Rolling Thunder Revue is a brilliant, mind-bending film about performance and fakery
Martin Scorsese’s new Netflix documentary explores Bob Dylan’s Rolling Thunder Revue tour from the 1970s.
10 films to see at the Melbourne Documentary Film Festival
The Melbourne Documentary Film Festival has established a name for itself.
The exhilarating Adam Goodes documentary The Final Quarter is a must-see
This must-see documentary is an explosive indictment of Australia’s systemic racism.
Behind the scenes of the documentary about the rise and fall of Harvey Weinstein
Untouchable charts the rise and fall of Harvey Weinstein, whose victims sparked the #MeToo movement.
Two Adam Goodes documentaries will force Australia to answer some difficult questions
Now not one but two films are on the way that will explore the final years of Adam Goodes’ career.
Essential environmental documentaries that’ll make you want to change the world
We recommend a bunch of environmental docos that explore different aspects of climate change.