documentary Channel


Back-to-back episodes every Thursday at 10pm ET/PT starting Jan 27 Paramedics Australia’s ambulance crews fight to save lives in a race against time. Cameras fitted to road ambulances and helicopters give unprecedented insight into the daily lives of these emergency service heroes. More »
Saturdays at 11pm ET/PT starting Jan 29th 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 »
Sunday January 30 The Gig is Up: A Very Human Tech Story Uncover the real costs of the platform economy through the lives of workers from around the world for companies including Uber, Amazon and Deliveroo. More »
All 3 episodes back to back on Monday Jan 31 starting at 9pm ET/PT Reported Missing Every two minutes someone in Britain goes missing. Multiple cameras follow the hunt for missing people, from the police tasked with finding them, to loved ones left at home. More »
Tuesday February 1 The Recycling Myth What really happens to our plastic waste once we put it in the recycling bin? More »
Wednesday February 2 Grand Cru Burgundy winemaking legend Pascal Marchand faces his greatest challenges during the catastrophic 2016 season. More »
Back-to-back episodes every Wednesday starting Feb 2 at 9pm Secret Nazi Bases Remnants of the Nazi’s schemes lie concealed in structures scattered across the globe. From tunnels to towers, artillery sites and communication centres; the remains of these schemes lie waiting to reveal truths about the Fuhrer’s tactics and dreams. More »
Thursdays at 9pm ET/PT starting Feb 3rd The Operatives Eco warriors on a mission. Ex-military commandos bringing environmental criminals to justice. More »
Saturday February 5 Earth: One Amazing Day An astonishing journey that reveals the awesome power of the natural world, tracking the sun from the highest mountains to the remotest islands to exotic jungles over the course of one single day. 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).