Every week, WNYC tells you about the best documentaries as they become available on screens of any size. Our hosts are Thom Powers and Raphaela Neihausen, co-founders of the Pure Nonfiction podcast and the DOC NYC festival, the largest non-fiction film festival in the U.S. WNYC Studios is the producer of other leading podcasts including Radiolab, Freakonomics Radio, 2 Dope Queens, Death, Sex & Money, On the Media and many more.


Title Date published
Profiling Oliver Sacks 2021-04-09
The Rise and Fall of WeWork 2021-04-02
'Tina' Captures the Singer’s Power and Vulnerability 2021-03-26
Exploring the College Admissions Scandal in Operation Varsity Blues' 2021-03-19
Remembering 'When We Were Kings' Director Leon Gast 2021-03-12
'Made You Look' Tells a Twisting Tale of Art Forgery 2021-03-05
Why Are Evangelicals Focused on Israel? 2021-02-26
A Kenyan Journalist Turns to Politics in 'Softie' 2021-02-19
'Black Art' Explores a Hidden History 2021-02-12
Secretaries Rise Up in '9to5: The Story of a Movement' 2021-02-05
'We Are the Brooklyn Saints' Focuses on Youth Football 2021-01-29
Breaking Barriers In 'How It Feels To Be Free' 2021-01-22
Uncovering a Bizarre Murder Plot in 'Assassins' 2021-01-15
Remembering Jamal Khashoggi In 'The Dissident' 2021-01-08
David Attenborough Delivers An Urgent Message 2021-01-01
August Wilson’s Legacy in 'Giving Voice' 2020-12-25
Seeking Resolution in '40 Years a Prisoner' 2020-12-18
Essential Workers In 'Through The Night' 2020-12-11
'76 Days' Bears Witness to Wuhan 2020-12-04
Werner Herzog Explores Meteors In 'Fireball' 2020-11-27

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