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Night Will Fall

Night Will Fall l Monday, January 26 at 9 PM

Watch a different documentary every Monday night. Next up: The revealing untold story of a 1945 film detailing concentration-camp atrocities. Narrated by Helena Bonham Carter, directed by André Singer and produced by Sally Angel and Brett Ratner.

Rosie O'Donnell: A Heartfelt Standup

Saturday, February 14 at 10 PM

Rosie ODonnell speaks straight to the heart in her latest HBO stand-up special, delivering hilarious anecdotes about her family before sharing details about the heart attack that changed her life, in hopes of educating women at risk.

Citizenfour

Monday, February 23 at 9 PM

This Academy Award-nominated documentray follows director Laura Poitras and journalist Glenn Greenwald as they encounter Edward Snowden in Hong Kong, where he hands over classified documents providing evidence of mass indiscriminate and illegal invasions of privacy by the National Security Agency (NSA).

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CitizenFour Receives Oscar Nomination

News

Laura Poitrass CitizenFour is a contender for a documentary Oscar. The awards will be presented on Sunday, February 22; the doc airs on HBO on February 23. A full list of nominees can be found here.

CitizenFour Receives Oscar Nomination CitizenFour Receives Oscar Nomination

HBO Documentary Lineup Announced for First Half of 2015

Upcoming documentaries include looks at Scientology, Kurt Cobain, Frank Sinatra and the life and crimes of the reclusive Robert Durst.

HBO Documentary Lineup Announced for First Half of 2015 HBO Documentary Lineup Announced for First Half of 2015

Tales of the Grim Sleeper

Coming in April

Follows Lonnie Franklin Jr. who was arrested in July 2010 after a 25 year killing spree in which it is thought he could have killed over a 100 victims, potentially making him the most prolific serial killer in history.

Tales of the Grim Sleeper Tales of the Grim Sleeper

Jennifer Lopez: Dance Again

Airing Now

The award-winning superstar invites cameras -- and fans -- along for her first-ever world tour.

Jennifer Lopez: Dance Again Jennifer Lopez: Dance Again

Regarding Susan Sontag

Airing Now

An illuminating portrait of Susan Sontag: critic, novelist, teacher, filmmaker, political activist and iconoclast.

Regarding Susan Sontag Regarding Susan Sontag

Mr. Dynamite: The Rise of James Brown

Airing Now

Through never-before-heard personal stories and explosive concert footage, this feature documentary charts the phenomenal rise of soul singer James Brown, a.k.a. The Godfather of Soul.

Mr. Dynamite: The Rise of James Brown Mr. Dynamite: The Rise of James Brown

HBO Documentary Films DVDs

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HBO Documentaries on Facebook

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Jennifer Lopez: Dance Again

Jennifer Lopez: Dance Again Jennifer Lopez: Dance Again

Regarding Susan Sontag

Regarding Susan Sontag Regarding Susan Sontag

Banksy Does New York

Banksy Does New York Banksy Does New York
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Rosie O'Donnell: A Heartfelt Standup

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Citizenfour

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