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.