This page shows you the list charts. By default, the movies are ordered by how many times they have been marked as a favorite. However, you can also sort by other information, such as the total number of times it has been marked as a dislike.
The Cinema Eye Honors for Nonfiction Filmmaking recognize and honor exemplary craft and innovation in nonfiction film. This list includes the nominees in all categories, including the Audience Choice Prize, and the Heterodox Award, which honors “a narrative film that imaginatively incorporates nonfiction strategies, content, and/or modes of production.”
The Gentleman Driver is a documentary about four world-class businessmen who moonlight as race car drivers. Outside the racing world, people remain unaware of the gentlemen driver phenomenon having never been told a story like this before. You can’t buy your way into playing the Super Bowl or World Cup, but you can to race at the 24 Hours of Le Mans. Inside the racing world gentlemen drivers face negative stereotypes, but these men challenge those with their dedication, passion, & skill. Success seems to magically follow these men.
The Academy Award for Documentary Feature is an award for documentary films. In 1941, the first awards for feature-length documentaries were bestowed as Special Awards to Kukan and Target for Tonight. They have since been bestowed competitively each year, with the exception of 1946.
As part of my dissertation for my film course, I analysed recent documentaries from 1995 - 2013 and discovered that there was no such list on this site.
The ratings are based on the figures from www.the-numbers.com, www.boxofficemojo.com, and www.imdb.com
The 10 best history documentaries tell the world’s tales without dramatics, but that doesn’t make them any less engaging or interesting. Whether about World War I or II, the fight against discrimination or the horrific tales of travels gone very, very wrong, these history documentaries share the stores that have made humanity what they are today.