With seemingly endless shows ready to watch at the click of a button these days, it can be difficult to find the ones that you just have to see. So, we helped.
These films will deliver everything you’d hope from a great documentary: insight, inspiration and the power to change the world.
My Octopus Teacher.
Winner of the 2021 Academy Award for Best Documentary Feature, My Octopus Teacher documents a year spent by filmmaker Craig Foster forging a relationship with a wild common octopus in a South African kelp forest. A ‘quiet yet extraordinary’ depiction of the bond between human and animal, and the value of the natural world, this beautiful film will warm your heart.
My Octopus Teacher is now streaming on Netflix.