An overview of all Netflix documentaries. 684 titles were found.
From a specter that warns of hurricanes to a voodoo curse that destroyed a town, nature plays a part in supernatural tales from across the U.S.
Based on the audio diaries of academic and theologian John Hull, this film offers an impressionistic re-creation of his slow descent into blindness.
The cast and crew of the 1981 Broadway musical "Merrily We Roll Along" recall joy and heartbreak during the production of a surefire hit that wasn't.
Experience nature's art as filmmaker Louie Schwartzberg highlights the beauty that lurks in oceans, forests, deserts and flowers.
This series highlights the culture shock of prison life from the perspective of the recently arrived, including teens, drug addicts and a former cop.
Meet three families from around the world as they keep households with 13, 16 and even more than 150 family members organized on a daily basis.
This documentary examines the world of legal marijuana and analyzes the science behind the medical properties of the world's most-used illicit drug.
This documentary reveals how social media saturation and fervid street protests gave way to the 2011 ousting of Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak.
Renowned ocean explorer Dr. Bob Ballard takes viewers to the deepest parts of the ocean, where priceless treasures both natural and man-made lurk.
Throughout the night, cameras remain trained on jaguars, ocelots and more as the wild cats of Central America stalk their prey.
This documentary examines an intriguing phenomenon in a remote Indian village where more than 250 sets of twins live within a population of 2,000.
Using cutting-edge technology, the "Wild Scene Investigation" team digs up the truth behind acts of mischief committed by animals.
With night-vision cameras, researchers scour the deep sea surrounding the Azores, hoping to be the first to film the elusive giant squid in the wild.
Explorer Piers Gibbon takes various medical patients on worldwide tours to uncover ancient, unusual -- and quite possibly helpful -- medicine.
Behind upscale streets and tranquil parks, some of Britain's most ruthless gangsters keep police, judges and politicians busy protecting the public.
Johnny Fratto, son of Al Capone associate Louis Fratto, deconstructs the most famous mob murder in Chicago's history with help from local experts.
This documentary about the European refugee crisis focuses on the Alali family, who struggle with physical and emotional hardships after separation.
Scientists and animal keepers fight to save an orphaned baby elephant at a rescue camp in Botswana while struggling to defend its entire species.
Fearless wildlife expert Brady Barr takes viewers around the globe to seek out some of the most exotic and dangerous creatures found in nature.
This true-crime show examines some of North America's most notorious and elusive criminals and the lasting impact their deeds have on the innocent.
This series uses a wealth of state-of-the-art coverage to spotlight hurricanes, fire twisters and other incredible disasters caused by man and nature.
Using advanced technology, a team of field experts joins hosts Chris Packham and Martha Kearney as they explore the complex world of honeybees.