Documentaries

Men are three times more likely to direct UK documentaries than women, according to damning research from the We Are Doc Women collective who urged quotas to address the situation. Today’s Factual...

Naomi Osaka’s first Grand Slam victory was so dramatic as to feel like the scripted climax to a movie. In 2018, the rising tennis phenom faced Serena Williams, one of the greatest to have ever played...

12 Political Documentaries on Netflix That Will Inform, Entertain, and Inspire You Whether you tend to watch documentaries for entertainment or to be better informed,...

12 Political Documentaries on Netflix That Will Inform, Entertain, and Inspire You Whether you tend to watch documentaries for entertainment or to be better informed, the best political documentaries...

Nature documentaries including David Attenborough’s Dynasties come under fire for presenting animals’ lives as ‘soap operas’ and not reality UK researchers criticise BBC documentary...

Image Source: Megan Thompson Ever since the release of the Framing Britney Spears documentary, Britney Spears’s life has been catapulted back into the spotlight and it’s prompted a reckoning...

It's an expression millions of women across planet Earth have worn on their faces after their significant other has made a prat of themselves. And Jesy Nelson seemed to be every inch the quietly...

With a jolt of emotion, Anita Romer recognised her dad in the photograph instantly. His numb expression brought to life with flesh tones, the filthy blue and white fabric of his degrading striped uniform...

It began with reports of a man who had fallen overboard from a yacht in the Channel Islands in the middle of the night. Nobody who helped in the search for Russell Causley in 1993 could have imagined where...

Because there's no such thing as too much coverage of a scandal, on Monday, HBO aired The Inventor: Out for Blood in Silicon Valley, a documentary about Elizabeth Holmes, the founder of health-tech...

A man slept next to the decomposing body of his girlfriend for days before his housemates noticed a foul smell, an inquest heard. The body of 20-year-old Walentyna Kunicka-Michalak was discovered by housemates...

Gloating. Boasting. Evil. Three of the words used to describe a killer’s claim that he had a nice life behind bars, because he got education, comfort, and enouragement. Cue the fury. Elsewhere, the...

Shoppers are ditching traditional alarm clocks and using their smartphones for wake-up calls, a report shows. In its annual trends report into what’s hot and what’s not, department store John Lewis...

When a 13-year-old Joan Jett got the electric guitar she asked her parents for as a Christmas present, she was ready to rock. But that all changed after she went to get her first guitar lesson. “I was...

Patrizia Reggiani’s life forever changed on March 27, 1995, when her ex-husband, fashion heir Maurizio Gucci, was shot dead by a stylishly dressed gunman outside his Milan office — but it was not grief...

There is one particularly poignant moment in the new “Whitney” documentary — about the late, legendary pop goddess Whitney Houston — when her older half brother Gary Houston gets straight to the...