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How Many Documentaries Have You Seen?

A good documentary will make you laugh, cry, and probably learn more than you ever did in school. How many docs have you been touched by?

  1. Check off every documentary that you've watched all the way through.
    1. Criterion
      1 Nanook of the North (1922)
    2. Criterion
      2 Man With a Movie Camera (1929)
    1. Synapse Films
      3 Triumph of the Will (1935)
    2. Criterion
      4 Night and Fog (1955)
    1. First Run Features
      5 Seven Up! (1964)
    2. New Yorker Video
      6 Point of Order (1964)
    1. BBC
      7 The War Game (1965)
    2. Monterey Video
      8 The Endless Summer (1966)
    1. Docurama
      9 Bob Dylan: Don’t Look Back (1967)
    2. Zipporah Films
      10 Titicut Follies (1967)
    1. Icarus Films
      11 A Man Vanishes (1967)
    2. Criterion
      12 Monterey Pop (1968)
    1. Homevision
      13 In the Year of the Pig (1968)
    2. PBS
      14 High School (1968)
    1. Criterion
      15 Salesman (1968)
    2. Milestone
      16 The Sorrow and the Pity (1969)
    1. First Run Features
      17 7 Plus Seven (1970)
    2. Criterion
      18 Gimme Shelter (1970)
    1. Warner Bros.
      19 Woodstock (1970)
    2. Oscilloscope Laboratories
      20 Winter Soldier (1972)
    1. Criterion
      21 F for Fake (1973)
    2. Criterion
      22 Hearts and Minds (1974)
    1. Criterion
      23 Grey Gardens (1975)
    2. First Run Features
      24 Harlan County, USA
    1. First Run Features
      25 21 Up (1977)
    2. Icarus Films
      26 A Grin Without a Cat (1977)
    1. New Yorker Films
      27 Gates of Heaven (1978)
    2. United Artists
      28 The Last Waltz (1978)
    1. Sanctuary Records
      29 The Kids Are Alright (1979)
    2. PBS
      30 Cosmos: A Personal Voyage (1980)
    1. Media Home Entertainment
      31 The Decline of Western Civilization (1981)
    2. Criterion
      32 Burden of Dreams (1982)
    1. Criterion
      33 Koyaanisqatsi (1982)
    2. Docurama
      34 The Atomic Cafe (1982)
    1. Criterion
      35 Sans Soleil (1983)
    2. Public Art Films
      36 Style Wars (1983)
    1. First Run Features
      37 28 Up (1984)
    2. New Yorker Films
      38 The Times of Harvey Milk (1984)
    1. Palm Pictures
      39 Stop Making Sense (1984)
    2. New Yorker Films
      40 Shoah (1985)
    1. First Run Features
      41 Sherman’s March (1985)
    2. HBO Studios
      42 Dear America: Letters Home From Vietnam (1987)
    1. Miramax Films
      43 The Thin Blue Line (1988)
    2. New Line Cinema
      44 The Decline of Western Civilization Part II: The Metal Years (1988)
    1. New Yorker Films
      45 Common Threads: Stories From the Quilt (1989)
    2. Warner Bros.
      46 Roger & Me (1989)
    1. Strand Releasing
      47 Tongues Untied (1989)
    2. Miramax Films
      48 Paris Is Burning (1990)
    1. PBS
      49 The Civil War (1990)
    2. First Run Features
      50 35 Up (1991)
    1. Criterion
      51 A Brief History of Time (1991)
    2. Miramax Films
      52 Madonna: Truth or Dare (1991)
    1. Paramount Pictures
      53 Hearts of Darkness: A Filmmaker’s Apocalypse (1991)
    2. Docurama
      54 Brother’s Keeper (1992)
    1. MPI Home Video
      55 Baraka (1992)
    2. Criterion
      56 The War Room (1993)
    1. Docurama
      57 Silverlake Life: The View From Here (1993)
    2. Fine Line Features
      58 Hoop Dreams (1994)
    1. PBS
      59 Baseball (1994)
    2. Sony Pictures Classics
      60 Crumb (1994)
    1. TriStar Pictures
      61 The Celluloid Closet (1995)
    2. Miramax Films
      62 Microcosmos (1996)
    1. Universal Studios
      63 When We Were Kings (1996)
    2. HBO
      64 Paradise Lost: The Child Murders at Robin Hood Hills (1996)
    1. HBO
      65 4 Little Girls (1997)
    2. First Run Features
      66 Who Is Henry Jaglom? (1997)
    1. Sony Pictures Classics
      67 Fast, Cheap & Out of Control (1997)
    2. Anchor Bay
      68 Little Dieter Needs to Fly (1997)
    1. Paramount Classics
      69 Trekkies (1997)
    2. First Run Features
      70 42 Up (1998)
    1. 20th Century Fox
      71 The Life and Times of Hank Greenberg (1998)
    2. Sony Pictures Classics
      72 American Movie (1999)
    1. Universal Pictures
      73 Beyond the Mat (1999)
    2. Sony Pictures Classics
      74 One Day in September (1999)
    1. Anchor Bay
      75 My Best Fiend (1999)
    2. Axiom Films
      76 Buena Vista Social Club (1999)
    1. Zeitgeist Films
      77 The Gleaners & I (2000)
    2. Oscilloscope Laboratories
      78 Dark Days (2000)
    1. LionsGate Films
      79 The Eyes of Tammy Faye (2000)
    2. New Yorker Films
      80 Paragraph 175 (2000)
    1. HBO
      81 Paradise Lost 2: Revelations (2000)
    2. Sony Pictures Home Entertainment
      82 Dogtown and Z-Boys (2001)
    1. Sony Pictures Classics
      83 Winged Migration (2001)
    2. Direct Cinema
      84 Murder on a Sunday Morning (2001)
    1. ThinkFilm
      85 Spellbound (2002)
    2. Arts Alliance America
      86 Bus 174 (2002)
    1. United Artists
      87 Bowling for Columbine (2002)
    2. USA Films
      88 The Kid Stays in the Picture (2002)
    1. LionsGate
      89 Biggie & Tupac (2002)
    2. Magnolia Pictures
      90 Capturing the Friedmans (2003)
    1. Sony Pictures Classics
      91 The Fog of War: Eleven Lessons from the Life of Robert S. McNamara (2003)
    2. Zeitgeist Films
      92 The Corporation (2003)
    1. Wellspring Media
      93 Tarnation (2003)
    2. MGM
      94 Touching the Void (2003)
    1. ThinkFilm
      95 Born Into Brothels: Calcutta’s Red Light Kids (2003)
    2. Columbia Tristar
      96 Aileen: Life and Death of a Serial Killer (2003)
    1. Docurama
      97 The Wild Parrots of Telegraph Hill (2003)
    2. Roadside Attractions
      98 Super Size Me (2004)
    1. Capri Releasing
      99 Darwin’s Nightmare (2004)
    2. Paramount Pictures
      100 Metallica: Some Kind of Monster (2004)
    1. IFC Films
      101 Fahrenheit 9/11 (2004)
    2. ThinkFilm
      102 Murderball (2005)
    1. ThinkFilm
      103 The Aristocrats (2005)
    2. Magnolia Pictures
      104 Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room (2005)
    1. Nation Earth
      105 Earthlings (2005)
    2. LionsGate
      106 Grizzly Man (2005)
    1. First Run Features
      107 49 Up (2005)
    2. Warner Independent Pictures
      108 March of the Penguins (2005)
    1. LionsGate
      109 Deliver Us From Evil (2006)
    2. Firelight Media
      110 Jonestown: The Life and Death of Peoples Temple (2006)
    1. BBC
      111 Planet Earth (2006)
    2. The Weinstein Company
      112 Dixie Chicks: Shut Up and Sing (2006)
    1. IFC Films
      113 Deep Water (2006)
    2. Magnolia Pictures
      114 Jesus Camp (2006)
    1. IFC Films
      115 This Film Is Not Yet Rated (2006)
    2. Sony Pictures Classics
      116 Who Killed the Electric Car? (2006)
    1. IFC Films
      117 The Bridge (2006)
    2. Paramount Classics
      118 An Inconvenient Truth (2006)
    1. ThinkFilm
      119 Lake of Fire (2006)
    2. Sony Pictures Home Entertainment
      120 God Grew Tired of Us (2006)
    1. HBO Documentary Films
      121 Iraq in Fragments (2006)
    2. HBO
      122 When the Levees Broke: A Requiem in Four Acts (2006)
    1. ThinkFilm
      123 Taxi to the Dark Side (2007)
    2. ThinkFilm
      124 Nanking (2007)
    1. Magnolia Pictures
      125 No End in Sight (2007)
    2. ThinkFilm
      126 Zoo (2007)
    1. VH1 Films
      127 Anvil! The Story of Anvil (2007)
    2. Break Thru Films
      128 The Devil Came on Horseback (2007)
    1. The Weinstein Company
      129 Sicko (2007)
    2. First Run Features
      130 For the Bible Tells Me So (2007)
    1. Picturehouse
      131 The King of Kong: A Fistful of Quarters (2007)
    2. Plexifilm
      132 Helvetica (2007)
    1. Discovery Films
      133 Encounters at the End of the World (2007)
    2. Oscilloscope Laboratories
      134 Dear Zachary: A Letter to a Son About His Father (2008)
    1. Oscilloscope Laboratories
      135 Burma VJ: Reporting From a Closed Country (2008)
    2. Magnolia Pictures
      136 Man on Wire (2008)
    1. British Film Institute
      137 Of Time and the City (2008)
    2. Madman Films
      138 Bigger, Stronger, Faster* (2008)
    1. Zeitgeist Films
      139 Trouble the Water (2008)
    2. Sony Pictures Classics
      140 Waltz With Bashir (2008)
    1. Magnolia Pictures
      141 Food, Inc. (2008)
    2. Overture FIlms
      142 Capitalism: A Love Story (2009)
    1. Zeitgeist Films
      143 Afghan Star (2009)
    2. Magicstone Productions
      144 Best Worst Movie (2009)
    1. Roadside Attractions
      145 The Cove (2009)
    2. Kino International
      146 Winnebago Man (2009)
    1. MPI Home Video
      147 The Art of the Steal (2009)
    2. Zeitgeist Films
      148 Last Train Home (2009)
    1. International Film Circuit
      149 Enemies of the People (2009)
    2. Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
      150 Waking Sleeping Beauty (2009)
    1. First Run Features
      151 The Most Dangerous Man in America: Daniel Ellsberg and the Pentagon Papers (2009)
    2. Tribeca Film
      152 The Wild and Wonderful Whites of West Virginia (2009)
    1. Sony Pictures Classics
      153 Inside Job (2010)
    2. Universal Pictures
      154 Senna (2010)
    1. Magnolia Pictures
      155 Client 9: The Rise and Fall of Eliot Spitzer (2010)
    2. The Cinema Guild
      156 Marwencol (2010)
    1. Universal Pictures
      157 Catfish (2010)
    2. New Video Group
      158 Gasland (2010)
    1. Passion Pictures
      159 The Tillman Story (2010)
    2. Icarus Films
      160 Nostalgia for the Light (2010)
    1. Producers Distribution Agency
      161 Exit Through the Gift Shop (2010)
    2. IFC Films
      162 Cave of Forgotten Dreams (2010)
    1. Zeitgeist Films
      163 Bill Cunningham New York (2010)
    2. Arthouse Films
      164 Waste Land (2010)
    1. MPI Home Video
      165 Tabloid (2010)
    2. Paramount Vantage
      166 Waiting for “Superman” (2010)
    1. National Geographic Entertainment
      167 Restrepo (2010)
    2. Oscilloscope Pictures
      168 A Film Unfinished (2010)
    1. IFC Films
      169 Into the Abyss (2011)
    2. The Weinstein Company
      170 Undefeated (2011)
    1. Criterion
      171 Pina (2011)
    2. Magnolia Pictures
      172 Page One: Inside the New York Times (2011)
    1. Roadside Attractions
      173 Project Nim (2011)
    2. Docurama
      174 We Were Here (2011)
    1. National Geographic Films
      175 Life in a Day (2011)
    2. HBO
      176 Paradise Lost 3: Purgatory (2011)
    1. Cinema Guild
      177 The Interrupters (2011)
    2. Virgil Films and Entertainment
      178 Forks Over Knives (2011)
    1. HBO
      179 Hot Coffee (2011)
    2. Samuel Goldwyn Films
      180 The Island President (2011)
    1. Palisades Tartan
      181 This Is Not a Film (2011)
    2. The Weinstein Company
      182 Bully (2011)
    1. Magnolia Pictures
      183 Jiro Dreams of Sushi (2011)
    2. Magnolia Pictures
      184 The Queen of Versailles (2012)
    1. Sundance Selects
      185 How to Survive a Plague (2012)
    2. Drafthouse Films
      186 The Act of Killing (2012)
    1. IFC Films
      187 Room 237 (2012)
    2. First Run Features
      188 56 Up (2012)
    1. Submarine Deluxe
      189 Chasing Ice (2012)
    2. Roadside Attractions
      190 Stories We Tell (2012)
    1. Docurama
      191 Call Me Kuchu (2012)
    2. Cinedigm
      192 The Invisible War (2012)
    1. Participant Media
      193 The Square (2013)
    2. Focus World
      194 We Steal Secrets: The Story of WikiLeaks (2013)
    1. The Weinstein Company
      195 Twenty Feet From Stardom (2013)
    2. Magnolia Pictures
      196 Blackfish (2013)
    1. Sony Pictures Classics
      197 Jodorowsky’s Dune (2013)
    2. The Weinstein Company
      198 Cutie and the Boxer (2013)
    1. Strand Releasing
      199 The Missing Picture (2013)
    2. Sundance Selects
      200 Elaine Stritch: Shoot Me (2013)

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