Sitting back to relax in front of a movie or one of your favorite series is sure to make you unwind, but the time could be better spent with a documentary. There are plenty to choose from and you will feel just as relaxed, only more educated, by turning to a source of knowledge instead of one of your more common choices of entertainment. This is what to watch:Image via @yohomeau on Instagram
15 Documentaries You Need To Watch Now
“When we’re not talking television in the office, these days it seems like we’re talking more and more about documentaries. Our entire team has gotten into them, so it was pretty easy to put together this list of our favorites docs. The hardest thing was narrowing it down to just 15! Whatever your interests are — fashion, food, comedy, ballet — we’ve got something for you here.”
28 Must-Watch Documentaries You Can Stream Right Now On Netflix
“Here’s an idea: Pour yourself a generous glass of wine and cue up Netflix. There’s no better way to spend a slow weeknight than by tuning into a documentary for a few hours. Educational and entertaining, a great documentary is just about the most productive, enlightening way to unwind. Whether you want to learn about a master sushi chef or are more the true-crime drama type, there’s something for everyone. So… are you ready for this? We only ask because, well, this list might just derail your life for the next month (or two).”
5 Food Documentaries That Will Make You Think Differently About Your Dinner
“Healthy eating is on the up and we are more and more conscious about what we are putting into our bodies in recent years. This curiosity about what goes into our food along with a free Sunday and a lovely Netflix subscription recently led me to watching as many food documentaries as I could fit into my brain in a short space of time.
There are a huge amount of films you can flick through on the internet, I’ve rounded up some of my favourites below.”
5 Empowering Documentaries Currently Streaming On Netflix
“I believe that when people actively choose to write, read, learn, think about the women of the world, they become part of a movement, however subtle, to normalize the experiences of women and to nudge those issues into the cultural mainstream. It is my hope that if this is done enough, we will one day live in a world where women’s rights are considered simply human ones.
Writing is just one way to tell a story. Documentary filmmakers have the unique opportunity to use a visual medium to bring the narratives of women across the globe to light.”
5 Documentaries Every Career Girl Should Watch
“Whether you are just starting out in your career or are well-established in what you do, there is always room for improvement and a huge potential for you to learn through the experience of others. Watching documentaries is not only one of the best ways to receive a huge amount of knowledge in a short space of time, but can also be a great way to gain insight into a world that you know absolutely nothing about. The more you know, the better you will be, making these 5 documentaries a must-watch for every aspiring career girl!”