Most Popular Documentary Titles With Country of Origin Colombia
1. Sins of My Father (2009)
94 min | Documentary
This is the incredible story of Pablo Escobar, the infamous boss of Colombia's Medellin drug cartel, told for the very first time by his son, Sebastian and his widow Maria Isabel Santos. In... See full summary »
2. Pablo of Medellin (2007)
87 min | Documentary, Drama
Pablo, Angel o Demonio is the untold story of a man who changed our world forever. He created the multinational enterprise of cocaine trafficking and through terror brought a country to its... See full summary »
Director: Jorge Granier
3. The Two Escobars (2010)
104 min | Documentary, Biography, Sport
Pablo Escobar was the richest, most powerful drug kingpin in the world, ruling the Medellin Cartel with an iron fist. Andres Escobar was the biggest soccer star in Colombia. The two were ... See full summary »
4. Los Tiempos de Pablo Escobar (2012 TV Movie)
A complete journalistic document that brings never before seen shocking images and testimonials from people who show how the barbaric acts of Pablo Escobar managed to subdue a nation, and how his legacy continues to affect the world today.
Director: Alessandro Angulo
5. The Abolitionists (2016)
PG-13 | 85 min | Documentary, Crime, Drama
On December 10th, 2013 Special Agent Tim Ballard turned in his Homeland Security badge and resigned from his employment with the United States government. He had spent over a decade ... See full summary »
6. Sur le chemin de l'école (2013)
77 min | Documentary
Jackson, the Kenyan ; Carlito, the Argentinian; Zahira, the Moroccan ; Samuel, the Indian..., four children who live light years away from each other and who have never met but who have a ... See full summary »
8. Colombia magia salvaje (2015)
A wonderful country full of amazing creatures in America called Colombia , seen as never before, accompanied by incredible shots , make it a must-see place for adventurers and wildlife lovers this natural paradise.
90 min | Documentary, Biography, History
'Gabo, The Magic of Reality' is a story about the incredible power of human imagination, which follows the interwoven threads of Gabriel García Márquez's life and work - "Gabo" to all of ... See full summary »
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10. Aluna (2012)
89 min | Documentary, Adventure
The leaders of of an ancient hidden civilization in South America want to show mankind how to avoid destroying the planet. They travel with an aging British film-maker and four hundred kilometres of gold thread to trace invisible connections in nature.
11. Infinite flight of days (2016)
77 min | Documentary
A colorful, poetic and lush journey in this beautiful Colombian village Jericó through the eyes of eight women of all ages and social conditions.
12. It All Started at the End (2015)
208 min | Documentary
A documentary made by Luis Ospina, the last one of Caliwood, the name of a group of three friends that used to make movies in Colombia in the 60-80's years.
14. Caffeinated (2015)
80 min | Documentary, Adventure, News
Caffeinated tells the story of coffee through the perspectives of people who have dedicated their lives to it. At every step of the process, it's the hands that planted the seed, that roasted the beans, that crafted the drink that makes every cup of coffee a story worth telling.
16. El Aula Vacía (2015)
108 min | Documentary, Drama
Under the creative direction of Gael Garcia Bernal, ten award-winning directors tell the story of the high school dropout crisis in Latin America in an anthology of narrative and ... See full summary »
Directors: Flávia Castro, Mariana Chenillo, Pablo Fendrik, Carlos Gaviria, Tatiana Huezo, Lucrecia Martel, Nicolás Pereda, Eryk Rocha, Pablo Stoll, Daniel Vega Vidal, Diego Vega Vidal | Stars: Gael García Bernal, Estefania Piñeres
17. Pablo's Hippos (2010)
90 min | Documentary, Biography
Pablo's Hippos recounts the absurd and paradoxical history of Colombia's thirty-year struggle with international drug trafficking, at once a farce and a tragedy, as seen through the eyes of... See full summary »
19. Kingdom Come (2011)
87 min | Documentary, Drama
Chronicling first-time filmmaker Daniel Gillies' struggle to finance his independent feature film, Broken Kingdom, and featuring other filmmakers' stories of their own adventures in indie cinema.
25. The Bolivian Case (2015)
75 min | Documentary, Drama, News
Three Norwegian teenaged girlfriends get caught smuggling cocaine out of Bolivia. Why does only one take the fall? Cue a tabloid media storm, professional kidnappers and a behind-bars pregnancy in this sensational exposé.
26. Owners of the Water: Conflict and Collaboration Over Rivers (2008 Video)
34 min | Documentary, Short
A Xavante, a Wayuu, and a US anthropologist, collaborate to explore an indigenous campaign to protect an Amazonain river from devastating effects of uncontrolled soy cultivation. OWNERS ... See full summary »
28. The (R)evolution of Immortal Technique (2011)
60 min | Documentary, Biography, Music
Immortal Technique emerged from prison a changed man. As his inner journey continues he travels the world promoting a revolution of consciousness through hip-hop. His path from a troubled ... See full summary »
32. Destinos Interrumpidos (2013)
Approved | 90 min | Documentary
An acclaimed and beautiful award winning documentary that depicts the fascinating real story of 2 men that after 26 years, find out that they were switched at birth due to an error ... See full summary »
34. Guerras Ajenas (2016)
71 min | Documentary
From the land of narco-violence to the land of displaced persons. The documentary Guerras Ajenas ('Wars of Others') explores the consequences of the war on drugs in Colombia, and one of its main tools: aerial spraying.
35. Not All Is Vigil (2014)
98 min | Documentary, Drama
Antonio and Felisa have been together their whole and now that their health is more fragile their are afraid of not being able to take care of each other. The prospect of having to go into ... See full summary »
36. Life Is Sacred (2014)
106 min | Documentary, Biography, News
Violence is a fact of everyday life in Colombia, where the drug cartels have kept the country in an armed conflict for decades, and where almost all families have lost a loved one.
37. El Viaje del Acordeón (2013)
79 min | Documentary, Music
'The Accordion's Journey' narrates the story of three Colombian musicians. Year after year they participate in the world's largest competitive accordion festival, held in Valledupar, ... See full summary »
40. Love Costs Everything (2011)
105 min | Documentary, Biography, Drama
No time in history has been bloodier for Jesus' followers. Throughout the world, Christians are being threatened, beaten, raped and killed simply for being believers. And yet, the American ... See full summary »
41. Cocaine Unwrapped (2011)
83 min | Documentary, News
Moving from country to country in South America, reporting from across the drugs frontline and interviewing top-level international politicians this film exposes the human cost of one of ... See full summary »
Director: Rachel Seifert
42. RUTZ: Global Generation Travel (2013)
75 min | Documentary, Adventure, Family
A two and half month journey from Buenos Aires (Argentina) to Medellin (Colombia), through some of the most amazing places in South America, immersed in the Backpacker's culture.
44. My Kidnapper (2010)
83 min | Documentary, Biography, Crime
In 2003 Mark Henderson was one of eight backpackers taken hostage in Colombia. One year after his release one of his kidnappers contacted him by email. Now he's going back to meet him and finally close this chapter in his life.
46. NOFX: Backstage Passport - The Movie (2015)
103 min | Documentary, Adventure, Biography
Punk legends NOFX travel all over South America as they attempt to make up several canceled shows from a previous world tour. Their success at keeping their word to their fans depends on ... See full summary »
47. Budapest to Gettysburg (2007)
73 min | Documentary, Family, History
Gabor Boritt is an expert on Abraham Lincoln and the American Civil War. Fifty years after fleeing a continent ravaged by the terror of Hitler and Stalin, Gabor reluctantly returns to his ... See full summary »