Documentary Releases on Netflix Canada

ReMastered: Lion’s Share (2018)

Documentary, Music, Netflix Original, New on Netflix Canada

South African journalist Rian Malan searches for the original writers of the legendary song “The Lion Sleeps Tonight.” After discovering the family of Solomon Linda, the writer ...

Weed the People (2018)

Documentary, New on Netflix Canada

Patients suffering from cancer, and their families, struggle against mean-spirited legislation, and the proclaimed goal of Attorney General Jeff Sessions to roll back marijuana reforms in states ...

Long Time Coming: A 1955 Baseball Story (2017)

Documentary, New on Netflix Canada, Sport

In 1955, when racial segregation defined the South, two groups of twelve-year-old boys stepped onto a baseball field in a non-violent act of cultural defiance that would ...

Last Breath (2019)

Documentary, New on Netflix Canada

A deep sea diver is stranded on the seabed with 5 minutes of oxygen and no hope of rescue. With access to amazing archive this is the ...

ReMastered: Devil at the Crossroads (2019)

Biography, Documentary, Netflix Original, New on Netflix Canada

Cloaked in mystery, bluesman Robert Johnson left his mark on American music. Now family, critics and famous fans look for the real man behind the music. A ...

Grass is Greener (2019)

Documentary, Netflix Original, New on Netflix Canada

A look at America’s complicated relationship with cannabis. It lit up jazz and hip-hop — and ignited a war on drugs steeped in racial injustice. Experts explore ...

Brené Brown: The Call to Courage (2019)

Documentary, Netflix Original, New on Netflix Canada

With humor and empathy, Brené Brown discusses what it takes to choose courage over comfort in a culture defined by scarcity, fear and uncertainty. ...