documentary Channel


Thursday April 15 Drive: the Documentary Like the invention of the television, the smart phone even the internet itself, autonomous cars will change everything. They'll make the world safer, greener, less stressful. But what do we lose from the human experience in a driverless world? More »
Sunday April 18 Keepers of the Magic This ground-breaking documentary explores our fascination with moving images and provides insight into how cinema's most iconic moments came to be. More »
Sunday April 18 Murder in Amish Country With unparalleled access, gripping interviews and evocative re-enactments, Murder in Amish Country takes viewers into a hidden world as detectives uncover secrets, passions and rivalries that lie beneath the surface in each community. More »
Thursday April 22 How It Feels To Be Free Six Black female entertainers challenge an industry that was hell-bent on keeping them out. More »
Thursday April 22 Living in the Future’s Past Jeff Bridges, alongside scientists, looks under the “hood of humanity”, exploring ourselves, and our past, providing the keys to a better future. More »
Saturday April 24 Anote’s Ark Kiribati, a low-laying island nation on the Pacific is one of the first countries to face rises sea-levels. More »
Sunday April 25 The Devil’s Advocate Emmy® Award-winning investigative journalists Habiba Nosheen and Hilke Schellmann provide a rare look into the lives of three American lawyers who defend accused terrorists. More »
Thursday April 29 The Artists A look at the first three decades of video game history through the stories of the designers and programmers who laid the groundwork to redefine pop culture. More »
Thursday April 29 The Operatives Eco warriors on a mission. Ex-military commandos bringing environmental criminals to justice. More »
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About documentary Channel

documentary Channel is a digital television station devoted to showing the best documentaries from Canada and around the world. With its special emphasis on feature length films, watching documentary is like having a cinema in your own living room, showing award winning films twenty-four hours a day, seven days a week.

documentary Channel shows documentaries from legendary filmmakers such as D. A. Pennebaker (The War Room, Don’t Look Back) and the Maysles brothers (Gray Gardens, Salesman). The documentary Channel also shows the best films from the archives of its partners, The Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (Dawn of the Eye) and The National Film Board (Cinema Verite).