Top 100 Must-See Documentaries For People Who Want To Change The World

From sustainability to the education system to protests against the Vietnam War, there's a documentary here to interest everyone.

United Natures: a United Nations of all Species

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Explores the Rights of Mother Earth, Environmental Philosophy, Wisdom, Spirituality and the potential for a Neo-indigenous future for humanity.

Beyond Elections: Redefining Democracy in the Americas

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This documentary is a journey, which takes us across the Americas, to attempt to answer one of the most important questions of our time: What is Democracy?

Mark Corske’s Engines of Domination

Offers a theory of political power as a tool for making tools of human beings — an engine that converts human energy into authority and privilege for the rulers.

The Choice Is Ours

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Explores lots of aspects of our society to look at how we can actually become “civilized”

In Transition 2.0: A Story of Resilience & Hope in Extraordinary Times 

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This film is an inspirational immersion in the Transition movement, gathering stories from around the world of ordinary people doing extraordinary things like printing their own money, growing food, and localizing their economies.

Occupy Love 

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journey deep inside the global revolution of the heart that is erupting around the planet, showing that humanity is waking up and choosing love over power.


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Documents humanity’s absolute dependence on animals but illustrates the lack of respect humans show these “non-human providers.”

Inhabit: A Permaculture Perspective ($5)

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INHABIT explores the many environmental issues facing us today and examines solutions that are being applied using the ecological design lens of permaculture, which is the replication of designs found in nature.


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‘Propaganda’ mysteriously appeared on YouTube in 2012 and has since gone viral and undergone tons of speculation about its origins… It’s recommended that you just watch the film without reading too much about it first.

Real Estate 4 Ransom: Why Does Land Cost the Earth? 

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Outlines a genuine alternative to the global property speculation that forced so many into debt.

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