Monday, July 13 at 9 PM

My Depression (The Up and Down and Up of It)

Through inventive animation and music, this documentary short explores writer/director/composer Elizabeth Swados’ personal struggle with lifelong depression, as well as her efforts to keep her “cloud” at bay.

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Thursdays at 11 PM, beginning July 9

Sex On//

A six-part adults-only late-night series exploring the brave new world of sex and relationships in the Information Age.


Monday, July 20 at 9 PM

Packed in a Trunk: The Lost Art of Edith Lake Wilkinson

Follows Emmy®-winning writer/director Jane Anderson on her decades-long quest to find answers to the mysteries surrounding the life of her great-aunt – artist Edith Lake Wilkinson.

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Larry Kramer in Love & Anger

An intimate portrait of the AIDS and LGBT rights activist.

Airing Now

Requiem for the Dead: American Spring 2014

A thought-provoking look at the lives and untimely deaths of people killled by gun violence in America.


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Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck

Directed by Brett Morgen, this first-ever fully authorized documentary is a raw and visceral journey through Kurt Cobain’s life and career with Nirvana through the lens of his home movies, recordings, artwork, photography, and journals.

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Going Clear

'Going Clear' is based on the book by Pulitzer Prize winner Lawrence Wright and directed by Oscar® winner Alex Gibney (HBO's "Mr. Dynamite: The Rise of James Brown" and "Taxi to the Dark Side").

The Jinx: The Life and Deaths of Robert Durst

Filmmaker Andrew Jarecki examines the complicated life of a man at the heart of three murders spanning four decades. Watch every episode on HBO GO.

A Good Job: Stories of the FDNY DVD

Order your copy of A Good Job: Stories of the FDNY on DVD from the HBO Shop®!

HBO Documentary Films DVDs

Order your favorite HBO Documentary on DVD from the HBO Shop®!

HBO Documentaries on Facebook

The official Facebook page for HBO Documentary Films.