Premieres February 22

Becoming Mike Nichols

The renowned director opens up to his close friend and colleague, Jack O'Brien, in his historic, final filmed appearance.

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Premieres February 29


Get to know soul music legend and civil rights icon Mavis Staples and her family group, The Staple Singers, through their struggles and successes, alongside interviews with Bob Dylan, Prince and Bonnie Raitt.

Available on HBO NOW and HBO GO

Homegrown: The Counter-Terror Dilemma

Go deep inside one of today’s most divisive and pressing issues-- the threat posed by homegrown Islamic extremism.

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Jim: The James Foley Story

Director Brian Oakes explores the life and death of his childhood friend, Frontline journalist James Foley.

HBO Documentaries Receive 3 Oscar Nominations

Body Team 12, Claude Lanzmann: Spectres of the Shoah, and A Girl in the River: The Price of Forgiveness were all nominated for Best Documentary Short Subject.

DGA Hands Out 9 Nominations to HBO

Directorial excellence was recognized across a variety of categories, including comedy, drama and films.

Going Clear, Montage of Heck Nominated for Eddie Awards

The documentaries were recognized by the American Cinema Editors for their excellence.

Going Clear, The Jinx and Citizenfour Receive Emmy Honors

HBO Documentaries was honored with six statuettes, including three Emmys for Going Clear, which was named Outstanding Documentary or Nonfiction Special. Watch all of the award winners on HBO NOW.

HBO Documentary Films DVDs

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HBO Documentaries on Facebook

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