Best Documentaries 2020 Movies

Audrey

Audrey

Audrey
IMDb: 7.3
100

An intimate look at Audrey Hepburn's life, with access to exclusive never-before-seen footage from her family's personal collection, providing an unprecedented and insightful view on Audrey, her life and her dreams, aspirations and her everlasting legacy.

BLACKPINK: Light Up the Sky

BLACKPINK: Light Up the Sky

BLACKPINK: Light Up the Sky
IMDb: 7.4
79

Record-shattering Korean girl band BLACKPINK tell their story — and detail the hard fought journey of the dreams and trials behind their meteoric rise

David Attenborough: A Life on Our Planet

David Attenborough: A Life on Our Planet

David Attenborough: A Life on Our Planet
IMDb: 9.0
83

He knows our natural world like no other, and there’s never been a more urgent time to hear his story and vision for our future.

Rising Phoenix

Rising Phoenix

Rising Phoenix
IMDb: 8.1
105

The history and current standing of the Paralympic Games, which has grown to become the world's third largest sporting event.

Banksy and the Rise of Outlaw Art

Banksy and the Rise of Outlaw Art

Banksy and the Rise of Outlaw Art
IMDb: N/A
N/A

Banksy, the world's most infamous street artist, whose political art, criminal stunts and daring invasions have outraged the establishment for over two decades. Featuring rare interviews with Banksy, this is the story of how an outlaw artist led a revolutionary new movement and built a multi-million dollar empire, while his identity remained shrouded in mystery.

Athlete A

Athlete A

Athlete A
IMDb: 7.6
104

Follow the Indianapolis Star reporters that broke the story about USA Gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar's abuse and hear from gymnasts.

Console Wars

Console Wars

Console Wars
IMDb: N/A
N/A
N/A

In 1990, SEGA, a fledgling arcade company assembled a team of misfits to take on the greatest video game company in the world, Nintendo. It was a once-in-a-lifetime, no-holds-barred conflict that pit brother against brother, kids against grownups, Sonic against Mario, and uniquely American capitalism against centuries-old Japanese tradition. For the first time ever, the men and women who fought on the front lines for Sega and Nintendo discuss this battle that defined a generation.

Console Wars

Console Wars

Console Wars
IMDb: N/A
N/A

In 1990, SEGA, a fledgling arcade company assembled a team of misfits to take on the greatest video game company in the world, Nintendo. It was a once-in-a-lifetime, no-holds-barred conflict that pit brother against brother, kids against grownups, Sonic against Mario, and uniquely American capitalism against centuries-old Japanese tradition. For the first time ever, the men and women who fought on the front lines for Sega and Nintendo discuss this battle that defined a generation.

Miss Americana

Miss Americana

Miss Americana
IMDb: 7.4
85

A raw and emotionally revealing look at one of the most iconic artists of our time during a transformational period in her life as she learns to embrace her role not only as a songwriter and performer, but as a woman harnessing the full power of her voice.

The Social Dilemma

The Social Dilemma

The Social Dilemma
IMDb: 7.6
89

This documentary-drama hybrid explores the dangerous human impact of social networking, with tech experts sounding the alarm on their own creations.

Spaceship Earth

Spaceship Earth

Spaceship Earth
IMDb: 6.4
113

In 1991 a group of countercultural visionaries built an enormous replica of earth’s ecosystem called Biosphere 2. When eight “biospherians” lived sealed inside, they faced ecological calamities and cult accusations. Their epic adventure is a cautionary tale but also a testament to the power of small groups reimagining the world.

Boys State

Boys State

Boys State
IMDb: 7.7
109

In an unusual experiment, a thousand 17-year-old boys from Texas join together to build a representative government from the ground up.