The 25 Best Documentaries of the 21st Century

Posted on Wednesday, July 26, 2017 by Dewey Decimal Diver

Collage of Stills from best 25 DocumentariesThe film site IndieWire recently collected a list of the 25 Best Documentaries of the 21st Century. We have all of them at DBRL, but please note that there are a few that are on order at the moment. Here’s the full list:

25. “All These Sleepless Nights” (2016)
24. “No Home Movie” (2016)
23. “Amy” (2015)
22. “Kedi” (2016)
21. “The Central Park Five” (2012)
20. “Twenty Feet From Stardom” (2013)
19. “Capturing the Friedmans” (2003)
18. “Fire at Sea” (2016)
17. “Leviathan” (2012)
16. “Kate Plays Christine” (2016)
15. “Citizenfour” (2014)
14. “Man on Wire” (2008)
13. “Cameraperson” (2016)
12. “At Berkeley” (2013)
11. “Weiner” (2016)
10. “Stories We Tell” (2013)
9. “Exit Through the Gift Shop” (2010)
8. “Grizzly Man” (2005)
7. “Bowling for Columbine” (2002)
6. “Waltz With Bashir” (2008)
5. “I Am Not Your Negro” (2016)
4. “The Look of Silence” (2015)
3. “O.J.: Made in America” (2016)
2. “This Is Not a Film” (2011)
1. “The Act of Killing” (2013)

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