Hollywood 2021: Documentaries that Matter

*BEST DOCUMENTARY FEATURE*

Frontrunners
Time (Amazon)
Crip Camp (Netflix)
Collective (Magnolia/Participant)
Welcome to Chechnya (HBO)
The Truffle Hunters (Sony Classics)

Rest of Shortlist
Dick Johnson Is Dead (Netflix)
The Dissident (Briarcliff)
MLK/FBI (IFC)
City Hall (Zipporah)
Boys State (Apple)
On the Record (HBO Max)
The Social Dilemma (Netflix)
My Octopus Teacher (Netflix)
The Way I See It (Focus)
The Mole Agent (Gravitas)

Also in the Run
Acasa, My Home (Kino Lorber/Zeitgeist)
John Lewis: Good Trouble
 (Magnolia/Participant)
Notturno
 (Super LTD)
Totally Under Control
(Neon)
All In: The Fight for Democracy
 (Amazon)
The Human Factor
 (Sony Classics)
I Am Greta
 (Hulu)
Kingdom of Silence
 (Showtime)
The Fight
 (Magnolia/Topic)
Athlete A
 (Netflix)
Rebuilding Paradise (Nat Geo)

Long Shots
I Am Not Alone (self-distributed)
Searching for Mr. Rugoff
 (still seeking U.S. distribution)
Miss Americana
 (Netflix)
Be Water
 (ESPN)
Kiss the Ground
 (self-distributed)
Francesco
 (still seeking U.S. distribution)
Dear Mr. Brody (still seeking U.S. distribution)
Oliver Sacks: His Own Life (Zeitgeist)
Mucho Mucho Amor: Legend of Walter Mercado (Netflix)
A Secret Love (Netflix)
Circus of Books (Netflix)

Still to See or Embargoed (alphabetically)
40 Years a Prisoner (HBO)
76 Days
 (MTV)
Apocalypse ’45
 (Discovery)
Assassins
 (Greenwich)
Babenco: Tell Me When I Die
 (still seeking U.S. distribution)
Beautiful Something Left Behind
 (MTV)
Belly of the Beast
 (PBS)
Belushi
 (Showtime)
Coded Bias
 (PBS Independent Lens)
Crock of Gold
 (Magnolia)
The Crying Steppe
 (Kazakhstan)
Desert One
 (Greenwich)
Disclosure (Netflix)
The Earth Is Blue as Orange (seeking U.S. distribution)
Father Soldier Son (Netflix)
Feels Good Man (Wavelength/PBS Independent Lens)
Finding Yingying (MTV)
Fireball: Visitor from Darker Worlds (Apple TV+)
The Forbidden Reel (still seeking U.S. distribution)
Giving Voice (Netflix)
The Go-Go’s (Showtime)
Gunda (Neon)
I Walk on Water (Grasshopper)
Mayor (Film Movement)
Me and the Cult Leader (seeking U.S. distribution)
The Metamorphosis of Birds (seeking U.S. distribution)
A Most Beautiful Thing (seeking U.S. distribution)
Mr. SOUL! (self-distributed)
My Psychedelic Love Story (Showtime)
Napoli Eden (still seeking U.S. distribution)
Nasrin (Virgil Films & Entertainment)
Olympia (still seeking U.S. distribution)
Once Upon a Time in Venezuela (seeking U.S. distribution)
The Painter and the Thief (Neon)
The Reason I Jump (Kino Lorber)
Reunited (seeking U.S. distribution)
Rewind (Grizzly Creek)
Rising Phoenix (Netflix)
Softie (Icarus)
Stars and Strife (self-distributed)
The State of Texas vs. Melissa (Filmrise)
Stray (Magnolia)
A Thousand Cuts (PBS)
‘Til Kingdom Come (seeking U.S. distribution)
To See You Again (seeking U.S. distribution)
Transhood (HBO)
Unapologetic (seeking U.S. distribution)
The Viewing Booth (Roco)
Vivos (seeking U.S. distribution)
Wild Daze (Cinedigm)
Wintopia (seeking U.S. distribution)
With Drawn Arms (Starz)
Zappa (Magnolia)