documentary Channel


Tuesday January 18 Forgotten on Sinjar: A Story of Survival A German Yazidi activist moves to Greece to help the survivors of the Yazidi genocide at the hands of ISIS terrorists, while the world watched it all unfold on television. More »
Wednesday January 19 I Am Chris Farley The bittersweet story of one of the most innovative comedians who ever graced the stage, screen and television. More »
Thursday January 20 You Are What You Act Will smiling make you happy? Will changing your posture make you more confident? Can the science of embodied cognition make you feel better? More »
Sunday January 23 One of Ours A poetic look at reconciliation and belonging through the eyes of a young Haitian-born Indigenous adoptee in Canada. More »
Sunday January 23 The Gospel According to André An intimate portrait of one of fashion's most unique and influential figures. More »
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 »
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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).