The best free documentaries

you'll find on youtube

Who doesn't enjoy a really good documentary? Here are the six best ones you can watch for free on youtube. Let me know your suggestions in the comments and I'll add the ones I enjoyed in this list.

1. Home

Director: Yann Arthus-Bertrand
Released: 2006
IMDB rating: 8.4
With aerial footage from 54 countries, Home is a depiction of how the Earth's problems are all interlinked.

2. Breaking the Taboo

Director: Fernando Grostein Andrade
Released: 2012
IMDB score: 7.1
Documentary uncovering the failure of the UN sanctioned war on drugs.

3. the corporation

Directors: Jennifer Abbott, Mark Achbar
Released: 2006
IMDB rating: 8.1
Documentary that looks at the concept of the corporation throughout recent history up to its present-day dominance.

4. The century of the self

Director: Adam Curtis
Released: 2002
IMDB rating: 8.9
The Century of the Self focuses on how the work of Sigmund Freud, Anna Freud, and Edward Bernays influenced the way corporations and governments have analyzed,‭ dealt with, and controlled ‬people.

5. Manufactured Landscapes

Director: Jennifer Baichwal
Released: 2006
IMDB rating: 7.2
Photographer Edward Burtynsky travels the world observing changes in landscapes due to industrial work and manufacturing.

6. Life in a day

Director: Kevin Macdonald
Released: 2011
IMDB rating: 7.7
A documentary shot by filmmakers all over the world that serves as a time capsule to show future generations what it was like to be alive on the 24th of July, 2010.