Top 10 Documentary Films

Adrian Țofei

Latest update: September 2017

Top 10 documentary films that impressed and influenced me the most. Some impressed and influenced me years ago, others in recent times.  Enjoy!

  1. Roger & Me (1989) – directed & written by Michael Moore
  2. Man with a Movie Camera / Chelovek s kino-apparatom (1929) – directed & written by Dziga Vertov
  3. Hearts and Minds (1974) – directed by Peter Davis
  4. Earthlings (2005) – directed & written by Shaun Monson
  5. Grizzly Man (2005) – directed & written by Werner Herzog
  6. Frontline: A Class Divided (1985 TV Episode) – starring Jane Elliott, directed by William Peters, written by William Peters & Charlie Cobb
  7. My Voyage to Italy / Il mio viaggio in Italia (1999) – directed by Martin Scorsese, written by Martin Scorsese, Suso Cecchi D’Amico, Raffaele Donato, Kent Jones
  8. Where to Invade Next (2015) – directed & written by Michael Moore
  9. The Act of Killing (2012) – directed by Joshua Oppenheimer
  10. 13th (2016) – directed by Ava DuVernay, written by Ava DuVernay & Spencer Averick
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