Twenty Documentaries to Watch for in 2014
2014 is now in full swing, the Sundance Film Festival has closed its doors, and film festivals like South by Southwest and Tribeca are generating more buzz for the year’s noteworthy indie narratives and documentaries. In recent years, documentaries such as Restrepo, Gasland, and Searching For Sugarman went on to become heavyweights.
This year’s contenders include topics taken from popular memoirs and biographies, along with subject matter pertaining to youths and youth culture, like ‘All This Mayhem’. Here you’ll find a comprehensive list documentaries to keep an eye out for this year, equipped with official synopsis and trailer when available. With some already screened at 2013 film festivals, many of the documentaries will have a wider release in 2014 or premiere at this year’s film festivals. Full synopses are courtesy of IMDB and Sundance.