A documentary film list about social change.

Films with the BLM tag:

Do Not Resist [2016]

Police Brutality BLM Ferguson

Do Not Resist is an exploration of the rapid militarization of the police in the United States. Opening on startling on-the-scene footage in Ferguson, Missouri, the film then broadens its scope to present scenes from across the country.




Ferguson: A Report From Occupied Territory [2015]

Racism BLM Police Brutality

In the Fusion documentary Ferguson: A Report from Occupied Territory, we turn to the residents of St. Louis County to tell us what it’s like to be racially profiled and under siege.




The Force [2017]

Oakland Police Brutality BLM

The Force presents a cinema vérité look deep inside the long-troubled Oakland Police Department as it struggles to confront federal demands for reform, a popular uprising following events in Ferguson, MO, and an explosive scandal.




Truth and Power [2016]

BLM

The ten-part series Truth and Power highlights the stories of ordinary people going to extraordinary lengths to expose large-scale injustice.




Whose Streets? [2017]

St. Louis Police Brutality Racism BLM

A nonfiction account of the Ferguson uprising told by the people who lived it, this is an unflinching look at how the killing of 18-year-old Michael Brown inspired a community to fight back—and sparked a global movement.