Documentary Now lovingly parodies some of the world's best-known documentaries. Each episode is shot in a different style of documentary filmmaking, and honors some of the most important stories that didn't actually happen.
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Season 1Netflix | IFC | Rent or Buy
S01 E01Aug 21, 2015
Sandy Passage Aug 21, 2015 The lives of two aging socialites, and their deteriorating estate.
S01 E02Aug 28, 2015
Kunuk Uncovered Aug 28, 2015 Investigating a documentary which tries to separate reality from fabrication.
S01 E03Sep 4, 2015
Dronez: The Hunt for El Chingon Sep 4, 2015 A hipster media empire sends courageous journalists to Mexico to track down a drug lord.
S01 E04Sep 11, 2015
The Eye Doesn't Lie Sep 11, 2015 An investigation into the wrongful conviction of a man sentenced to death for the 1986 murder of John Patrick Winslow.
S01 E05Sep 18, 2015
A Town, A Gangster, A Festival Sep 18, 2015 A documentary crew travels to Arborg, Iceland for the annual festival honoring American gangster Al Capone.
S01 E06Sep 25, 2015
Gentle and Soft: The Story of the Blue Jean Committee, Part 1 Sep 25, 2015 Part one of the documentary chronicling the rise and fall of a seminal soft-rock band called the Blue Jean Committee.
Season 2Netflix | IFC | Rent or Buy
S02 E01Sep 15, 2016
The Bunker Sep 15, 2016 A different and interesting look at the 1992 Ohio Gubernatorial campaign.
S02 E02Sep 22, 2016
Juan Likes Rice and Chicken Sep 22, 2016 Young Colombian chefs learn the tricks of the restaurant trade from their strict father Juan, whose celebrated restaurant only serves one dish: chicken and rice.
S02 E03Sep 29, 2016
Parker Gail's Location Is Everything Sep 29, 2016 Monologist Parker Gail and director Harrison Renzi team up to present Gail's theater piece, "Location Is Everything".
S02 E04Oct 6, 2016
Globesman Oct 6, 2016 A landmark documentary from the Fein Brothers (Sandy Passage) follows four door-to-door salesmen as they travel across the country selling globes and battling rejection.
S02 E05Oct 13, 2016
Final Transmission Oct 13, 2016 A new wave band from the late 1970s and early 1980s play their final concert.
S02 E06Oct 27, 2016
Mr. Runner Up: My Life as an Oscar Bridesmaid, Part 1 Oct 27, 2016 A fun and candid docu-memoir of Hollywood Legend Jerry Wallach, and his forty-year quest to win an Oscar.