An overview of all Netflix Social & Cultural Documentaries movies and series. 264 titles were found.
In a region ravaged by opioid abuse, four young men in a farming-based rehab forge a bond as they try to reinvent their lives after years of addiction.
Comedians, writers and entertainment icons discuss whether it's ever permissible to joke about horrible tragedies like the Holocaust, AIDS and 9/11.
Examine how the group of alternative hip-hop artists known as the Good Lifers started a movement and created a robust, progressive musical community.
Clothing designer Kyle Ng takes viewers on a series of eye-opening quests to learn about streetwear staples and fashion trends around the world.
A documentarian details her Jewish family's escape from Nazi-occupied Prague to refuge in Brazil, where her father built a life as an architect.
Mixing fan-shot video with performance clips, this heartfelt documentary demonstrates how important Bruce Springsteen has been to his fans worldwide.
Explore the unconventional career of Sunny Leone, who transitioned from adult film star to Bollywood actress and reality TV star.
This documentary reveals the cracks in India's anti-dowry act and gives voice to both women and men who've been victimized by the law's abusers.
Italians in London reveal the ups and downs of immigration and touch upon their uneasiness about leaving behind their crisis-ridden homeland.
This film offers an up-close look at the world of renowned shoe designer Christian Louboutin and his first foray into the Asian footwear market.
Though it sprang from the depths of black culture, hip-hop fashion has spread to the masses and taken on a whole new meaning.
This fascinating documentary offers an unprecedented look at France's Chauvet Cave, which contains the oldest human-painted images found on Earth.
This documentary follows J-Pop idol Rio and her predominantly middle-aged fans, and their seemingly transactional interactions.
This documentary profiles sushi chef Jiro Ono, an 85-year-old master whose 10-seat, $300-a-plate restaurant is legendary among Tokyo foodies.
Record label BMF Entertainment is known less for its hip-hop acts and more for its role as the front for a $300 million cocaine trafficking operation.
Go behind bars at a maximum-security prison in this gritty documentary series chronicling a year in the life of the facility's wardens and inmates.
This documentary series puts the death penalty on trial, examining capital murder cases with questionable convictions -- and devastating consequences.
The town nicknamed Happy Valley searches for answers as Penn State assistant coach Jerry Sandusky is arrested on 40 counts of child molestation.
This nostalgic documentary series relives the 1980s from a variety of angles, exploring its impact on the politics, technology and culture of today.
This documentary chronicles Elouise Cobell's long fight against the U.S. government for the gross mismanagement of mineral-rich Native American land.