Best Foreign Biographical Documentaries

  • Once a prominent anti-Semitic politician in Hungary, Csanxe1d Szegedi undergoes a dramatic change in worldview after learning of his Jewish heritage.

    Keep Quiet

      Biography, Politics
      Documentaries
    6.6
    100%
    76
    0 Mn
  • Take an eye-opening look at the battle between fundamentalism and secularism in Pakistan, with a focus on controversial leader Abdul Aziz Ghazi.

    Among the Believers

      Biography, Politics
      Documentaries
    7.6
    94%
    74
    0 Mn
  • Shot over a year under strict government control, this film reveals the conflicted life of a young girl chosen to join North Korea's Children's Union.

    Under the Sun

      Biography, Social
      Documentaries
    7.4
    93%
    81
    0 Mn
  • The filmmaker hunts for the missing puzzle pieces of his family history during a visit with a complex and controversial figure: his grandmother.

    A Family Affair

      Art, Biography, Mystery
      Documentaries
    7.2
    0%
    75
    0 Mn
  • This film offers a rare peek at the daily life of the artisans of Yoshida Brewery, where devotion and skill combine in the ancient art of sakxe9 ma...

    The Birth of Sake

      Biography, Business, Food
      Documentaries
    7.3
    0%
    69
    0 Mn
  • Artist and master forger Wolfgang Beltracchi is profiled, with insights into his life, talent and the international art world that made him millions.

    Beltracchi: The Art of Forgery

      Art, Biography, Business
      Documentaries
    7.2
    80%
    73
    0 Mn
  • This compassionate documentary examines the daily routines and experiences of prostitutes in Thailand, Bangladesh and Mexico.

    Whores' Glory

      Biography, Culture, Social
      Documentaries
    7.2
    84%
    73
    0 Mn