Documentary

A selection of the best short documentary films. Our judging panel receives over 5,000 short movies, dramas and documentaries every year. This means that the panel reviews a wide range of films to select the very best. The documentaries and other non-fiction short entertainment on Discover.film span true crime, science, nature, history and technology. There are short docs to suite every taste. For instance, there are films about areas of the world that most people haven't seen. Films about real life events that are difficult to believe. There are short movies about emerging new sports and activities, along with people reflecting on their lives and their roles in historical events. In other words, these films are perfect for viewers who want to find out more about people and more about the world. Watch docs on Discover.film on web, mobile or TV. Get our app and download movies in order to watch films while commuting, on the go or going on holiday. Alternatively, watch the best short documentaries online.
Tony & The Bull
Face My Tribe
I Have Never Been A Fisherman
A Jew Walks Into a Bar
The Story of Pema
Betty Feeds the Animals
Nirvana
Jay
Bin Day
Perspectives - Jon Julio x Australia
Goodbye, Old Glory
Out On A Limb
Down The Stream
Saved by the Squat
Nobu
Self Portrait
The Masses
The Mess
Two Hundred Percent
Brendan O'Connell is Blocking The Bread Aisle
Elders
Return of the Sun
The Horsemen
Campesinos
Jul'Hoansi
Head of the Dead
Heather Hardy
Life In Miniature
The Champion
The Gray Area
What a Rancher Looks Like
Life On Point
Dark Skies
People Fighting
The Vet
The Snow Guardian
Better Than His Record: The Story of Rockin' Robin Deakin
Humans
Throwline
A Life Like Water
Transformation
Compatriot
My Theatre
Mother & Baby
Blood for Sale
Feats of Modest Valour
Roadliners
The Mind Behind The Marathons
Nilā
Yaya
The Lost Song
The Wizard Oz
Bringing Jazzy to the Top
Kamali
Black Snow
A Failure of the Imagination
Phantasiaman
Shot by Sasha
Wadi Rum
The Swimming Club
One Year Lease
City Odes
We the Bathers
A Chinese Family Portrait
Twins Days
The Birth of the Camera Phone
Honest In Thought and Deed
Hula Girl
Inferno
A Sonic Pulse
Bunny
Hoan Alone
The Black Mambas
Dreams Dictate Reality
I'm Your Number One Fan (Part 1)
I'm Your Number One Fan (Part 2)
I'm Your Number One Fan (Part 3)
I'm Your Number One Fan (Part 4)
Dead. Tissue. Love
Team Numbi
Kitty and Ellen
Cheer
Polish Go Home
The Block
Bulls & Blossoms
Born to be Mild
Valley Of A Thousand Hills
No One Is Safe From Son Of Sam
Waiting for the (t)rain
The Tables
Dolphin Lover
Rajai 030516
The Mystery of Flying Kicks
One Week In April
73 Cows
Offline Dating
A Wider Screen
Ten Meter Tower
The Silly Bastard Next to the Bed
A Man And His Violin
Oil & Water