List of Documentaries on Netflix

Last updated: November 6, 2018

Whether it’s a crime documentary, cooking docuseries or a historical masterpiece, Netflix has you covered. Here’s a rundown of every single documentary and docuseries currently streaming on Netflix. 

Below, we’ll include some additional information about the documentaries such as the director, the format in which the documentary is displayed, when it first released, its rating and its IMDb rating.

How many documentaries are there on Netflix?

There are 569 documentaries currently on Netflix.

What's the best documentary on Netflix?

You Laugh But It's True is currently the highest rated title on Netflix (according to IMDb) with a score of 7.1/10.

Full list of Documentaries on Netflix

CoverTitle NameReleasedRatingIMDb

Disclaimer: All data is not 100% accurate and may not reflect 100% of the Netflix library at present.