Your Source for Documentary News

Your Source for Documentary News

Social Issues   |   World   |   Environment   |   Politics   |   Health and Science   |   Religion and Spirituality   |   True Crime   |   History Arts and Entertainment   |  Sports   |   Technology   |   Animal Kingdom   |    Money   |   Lifestyle   |   BBC and International   |   Industry

Social Issues   |   World   |   Environment   |   Politics   |   Health and Science   |   Religion and Spirituality   |   True Crime   |   History    |   Arts and Entertainment   |  Sports   |   Technology   |   Animal Kingdom   |    Money   |   Lifestyle   |   BBC and International   |   Industry

Latest


The 10 Weirdest Documentaries Streaming Right Now

Source:  Polygon Casting JonBenet - In her 2017 Netflix documentary "Casting JonBenet," director Kitty Green turned her eye to the nation’s obsession with true crime.  The film is ostensibly about the murder of child pageant contestant JonBenet Ramsey, but it actually...

“The Donut King” acquired by Greenwich Entertainment

Source:  Deadline Greenwich Entertainment has acquired the North American rights to Alice Gu’s documentary, "The Donut King."  A theatrical release is planned for later this year. "The Donut King" tells the story of Ted Ngoy, a Cambodian refugee who arrived in Los...

The 15 Best Nature Documentaries on Netflix

Source:  Prevention Our Planet (2019) - Narrated by David Attenborough, this Emmy-winning, nature series offers an up-close look of animals in their natural habitats, whether it's the ocean, the Siberian tundra, or a tropical rain forest.  Each episode tells a story...

The Battle Over Wagyu Beef

Source:  The Wall Street Journal Japanese and Australian farmers are competing for the U.S. wagyu beef market that will be worth $1.1 billion by 2023. The Wall Street Journal visits one rancher using traditional methods to produce $200 steaks, and another who has...

Federal judge gives control of the Tiger King’s zoo to Carole Baskin

Source:  The New York Times For years, animal rights activist Carole Baskin railed against the roadside zoo that was run by Joe Exotic, describing it as cruel and exploitative of the big cats that were kept there. That part of the story is well known to the millions...

CBS News presents “Jailed for Abortion in El Salvador”

Source:  CBS News "At a moment when Roe v. Wade appears more vulnerable than ever to legal challenges, CBS News goes to El Salvador, where harsh laws offer a glimpse into what an abortion ban can look like. For more than 20 years, El Salvador's constitution has...

“Stonewall Uprising” premieres next week on PBS

Source:  American Experience When police raided the Stonewall Inn, a popular gay bar in the Greenwich Village section of New York City on June 28, 1969, the street erupted in violent protests that lasted for the next six days. The uprising marked a major turning point...