All Time Top 100 Documentary Videos

The all time top 100 documentaries list showcases the most popular documentaries as decided by you.

The videos in this section are here because of their far reaching success. These are critically acclaimed documentary films whose message appealed to the masses - They must not go unwatched.

From cutting edge historical documentaries on Nazi Germany to incredible sporting documentaries, the films listed here are certain to expand your mind to the wonders of our World.

Music
A Night in the Underground – A Film on Chicago Hip-Hop
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"Produced by Braden Wambach, this documentary explores the Chicago “Underground” Hip Hop Scene. Interviews & Performances by Pugs Atomz, Ang 13, The Primeridian, Urbanized Musi...

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Science
How Did the Universe Begin?
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Only a man with a brain the size of Stephen Hawking seriously the challenge of answering the question: How did the universe begin? in less than 30 minutes, while intended for the g...

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Science
Smartest Machine on Earth
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Smartest Machine on earth is an example of a geeky-brainiac means of cross promotion, providing a background to Jeopardy showdown, which was to happen the next week, between Ken Je...

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Social
WikiRebels
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Exclusive rough cut the first in depth documentary on WikiLeaks and the people behind it!Since the summer of 2010 so far, Swedish television has been following the WikiLeaks secret...

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Social
Status Anxiety
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Social status in a capitalistic society is a major factor in how people live their lives. This social status greatly revolves around a person’s financial status. This film examin...

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Science
Web 3.0
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This is a short story about the Semantic Web. It is widely believed by many internet experts that Web 3.0 – the next generation of the Web might be enabled to extract meaning out...

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Social
My Cultural Divide
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01:15:17

From the opening scene of My Cultural Divide questions the logic of unconditional political activist, and wonders aloud whether ethical consumption actually does anything good for ...

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Social
farmlands documentary
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01:13:32

The new documentary by Lauren Southern is a documentary not for sensitive viewers, it is divisive, but it is essential for those who want to understand the plight of South Af...

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  • 2 months ago
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Science
Arduino
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28:17

This documentary interviews the innovating and ground-breaking beginning of the designers behind the movement of Arduino, a small, open-source hardware microcontroller platform, an...

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Science
Who Says Science has Nothing to Say About Morality?
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In his new book The Moral Landscape, neurologist and philosopher Sam Harris challenges the widespread view that science has nothing to say about moral issues and that religion is t...

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Social
Egypt: A Nation in Waiting
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A special look at Egypt under Hosni Mubarak. Al Jazeera English has been widely praised for its in-depth coverage of events in Egypt, through multiple forms: printing, photography,...

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Medicine
Nancy Frates
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18:58

Almost everyone you know knows a thing or two about the Ice Bucket Challenge. The trend that went viral in 2014 was one of the most popular campaigns in history of social media. ...

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People
muammar gaddafi
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42:29

Muammar Mohammed Abu Minyar Gaddafi was a Libyan revolutionary, politician, and political theorist. He was the president of Libya for many years, and is widely regarded as on...

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"‘The Capitalist Conspiracy’ attempts to illustrate how the word ‘conspiracy’ is wrought all over the history of mankind with accounts of assassinations, secret combines, p...

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Nature
animal language
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51:21

We’ve been trying to understand how animals communicate between each other for decades and centuries. Science has been trying to understand the animal’s language, and it ...

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Nature
What Darwin Never Knew
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01:52:05

Darwin has made a huge influence to the developing world that we have today. One of the best known was the theory of evolution. Well thought and planned theory earned him a worlwid...

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The possibility of oil exploitation has threatened the community of Talamanca, Costa Rica for many years. As one of the most biodiverse areas on this planet, its fertile land suppo...

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Nature
Searching for West
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25:21

The hunt is a pursuit of balance, while searching for the unknown. The balance that death has struck with life, the one sustaining the other. Everything we eat was alive once. The ...

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Social
The Oasis
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08:07

Every night across Australia more than 22,000 young people have nowhere to sleep. Filmed over two years, this documentary follows Captain Paul Moulds of the Oasis Youth Network, wh...

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When the term “Genetically modified food” or GMO is mentioned, people always assume we are talking about unhealthy food. But the reality is far from that.Pamela Ronald is...

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Science
Horizon - Life on Mars
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43:20

"You've probably heard about the existence of water on Mars. But what does this actually mean? Is there a slight chance of unknown life on mars that lived million or even a billion...

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Science
Hackers: Outlaws and Angels
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49:06

This documentary unravels the undercurrents of the daily battles between the Internet’s outlaws and the hackers who oppose them by warding off system attacks, training IT profess...

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‘JFK II: the Bush Connection’ accounts the shocking revelation of the involvement of George Bush Senior in the assassination of John F. Kennedy on November 22, 1963.This film p...

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Performing Arts
dwarf in china
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52:03
Music +1

Jean Marie is a young white man who wants to put smiles on people’s face. To be more precise, he wants to make children smile. For that matter, he went to rural China, wher...

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  • 1 year ago
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Top Articles
Prophetess Vanga, or Baba Vanga as she is known on the Balkans, can be easily put in the same sentence as Nostradamus. M...
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Modern conspiracies suggest that the world, and its most powerful leaders are actually under the control of the Illuminati
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A person killing more than 10 million people can easily be identified as a dictator, savage and put in the same sentence...
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Large part of Alexander’s success was his army. No commander can win a battle, let alone a war by himself. Alexander, ...
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In 2013, the currently architect, Jordi Fauli, said that 65% of the monumental building are finished. His prognosis was ...
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Mary, or Virgin Mary, is one of the most controversial woman in the history of religion
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Finding the story, assembling the team, filming and editing
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Phil believed that there are seven benevolent alien species currently living on Earth and four evil species. The theory ...
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Powerful means of conveying social messages to the world
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In Greek mythology, Zeus is sometimes portrayed as the rain god. Homer believed that the Gods live at Olympus, the highe...
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