Documentary, Guatemala (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)



51. Vever (2018)

12 min | Documentary, Short

6.3
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An inter-generational tribute to feminist icons of experimental film, and to the complexities, quandaries, and doubt involved in art-making.

Director: Deborah Stratman

Votes: 22

52. Feathered Serpent (2018)

95 min | Documentary, Adventure, History | Completed

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Will the quetzal survive due to habitat destruction? In FEATHERED SERPENT ( Serpiente Emplumada), international archaeologists, historians, businessman, Mayan priest, Forest Rangers, ... See full summary »

Director: Ricky Lopez-Bruni

53. La verdad bajo la tierra: Guatemala, el genocidio silenciado (2014)

60 min | Documentary, History

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In Guatemala, the systematic repression of indigenous people led to a bloody armed conflict from 1960 to 1996 that left behind more than 200,000 dead, the majority of whom were Mayas. In an... See full summary »

Director: Eva Vilamala

54. A Complex Cup (2015)

9 min | Documentary, Short, News | Completed

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A small group of coffee farm owners in Guatemala share their story of how they have managed to fight off one of the countries worst plagues.

Director: Zachary Hetlage

55. Cárcel de árboles (2015)

80 min | Documentary

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Directors: Rodrigo Rey Rosa, Guillermo Escalon

56. Cultural Humility (2016)

42 min | Documentary, Short

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Ten Humber College health sciences students embark on an inter-professional immersion experience in Guatemala to discover the meaning of cultural humility.

Director: Ryan Patterson

57. Through Foreign Eyes (2018)

75 min | Documentary, Biography, Drama | Completed

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Through Foreign Eyes is an essay film; a process of collage through appropriation of personal archives of people living as foreigners, acting as an anchor for the reconstruction of a memory... See full summary »

Director: Mykaela Plotkin

58. Sobre Tigres Y Quijotes (2015)

Documentary

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Director: Chris Kummerfeldt Quiroa

59. Return of the Spider Monkeys (2016)

44 min | Documentary, Short

7.1
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A female black-handed spider monkey named Infinity was stolen from the Guatemalan jungle as a baby. Now it is time for her to return to the Maya rainforest. After an 7-year rehabilitation, ... See full summary »

Director: Michael J. Sanderson | Stars: Hayley Atwell, Michael J. Sanderson, Ana Luisa Santos

Votes: 18

60. Retrato de familia: Videocarta (1998)

12 min | Documentary, Short

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Director: Luis Urrutia

61. Hasta el sol tiene manchas (2012)

62 min | Documentary

6.1
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Director: Julio Hernández Cordón

Votes: 21

62. Rosa: These Storms (2015)

12 min | Documentary, Short, Biography

7.8
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Rosa Coj Bocel's smile is infectious. Her eyes shine and her grin turns into a full-blown laugh as she talks about how much she has waited for this day to arrive. This day is her graduation... See full summary »

Directors: Hannah Gregg, Sean Kusanagi | Star: Rosa Coj Bocel

Votes: 48

63. The Big Underwear Social Tour (2014)

81 min | Documentary, Adventure

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'You do not need to do anything to belong to the Big Underwear Religion - you are already part of it.' Bobarino Gravittini A fascinating road trip across Central America From Puebla, Mexico... See full summary »

Director: Ralf Schauwacker

64. The Return of Elder Pingree -- Memoir of a Departed Mormon (2019)

G | 84 min | Documentary, Biography, Drama

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Lapsed Mormon Geoff Pingree retraces the steps he took twenty-five years ago in Guatemala as devout missionary 'Elder Pingree'. Combining archival material and contemporary footage as it ... See full summary »

Director: Geoff Pingree

65. Las voces pequenas (2013)

Documentary, Short

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THE LITTLE VOICES is a portrait documentary co-directed by children from a Guatemalan highland aboriginal village and by the directors Lina Badenes and Mariona Guiu. For several weeks the ... See full summary »

Directors: Lina Badenes, Mariona Guiu

66. Los Medicos (2008)

30 min | Documentary, Short, Action

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'Los Medicos' follows the harrowing trip of a volunteer American medical team working in rural Guatemala. Faced with a crowd of more than a thousand, and only one week to help, the film ... See full summary »

Director: Edward Symes

67. Impressions of Humanity (2015)

40 min | Documentary, Short | Completed

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One million hand impressions. Every country in the world will be part of the project.

Director: Marcos Antonio

68. Reparando (2010)

78 min | Documentary, Biography, Drama

6.6
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On the morning of June 18. 1954, the US CIA dropped leaflets in Guatemala City demanding the resignation of the president. Guatemala was ravaged by Civil War for the next 36 years. But hope... See full summary »

Director: Scott Owen Moore

Votes: 30

69. The Checklist Effect (2015)

70 min | Documentary

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Both scientific and deeply personal, The Checklist Effect is a feature length documentary for anyone who's ever had surgery, or loved someone who has. Inspired by Atul Gawande's award-winning book The Checklist Manifesto.

Director: Lauren Anders Brown

70. Caravana de la Esperanza, Camino a la Solidaridad (2012)

52 min | Documentary, Biography, Family

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Caravan of Hope on the road to solidarity is a Documentary about solidarity. A trip from Toronto, Canada, through USA, Mexico, and Guatemala, ending in El Salvador. Driving a donation of 7 ... See full summary »

Director: Alejandro Pereira

71. RevoLUZion (2016)

9 min | Documentary, Short

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Without any educational opportunities in his village of Mano de Leon, Guatemala, Luis' only option is to walk over three hours to Los Patojos where he not only learns academics, but how to change his community.

Director: Victoria Gale Modesto

72. Atitlan in Bloom (2013)

77 min | Documentary, Adventure, News

8.7
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A journey to villages and towns surrounding Lake Atitlan in the central highlands of Guatemala highlights the region's unique mix of cultures and beliefs through an eccentric cast of characters and chance encounters.

Director: John Meyer

Votes: 12

73. With My Own Two Wheels (2011)

44 min | Documentary, Short, Drama

6.7
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For many in America, the bicycle commute is a lifestyle choice. For countless others across the globe, each pedal stroke is progress out of poverty, toward an education, and over the ... See full summary »

Directors: Jacob Seigel-Boettner, Isaac Seigel-Boettner

Votes: 9

74. Esperanza Y Futuro (2018)

12 min | Documentary, Short, Drama

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Esperanza Y Futuro is an orphanage located in Guatemala providing love and help to young teens and their children due to abuse.

Director: Claire Imler

75. La Violencia (2015)

69 min | Documentary, History, News

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'La Violencia' is a documentary film about the indigenous Mayan women of Guatemala, their painful past and uncertain future in the fight for justice and equality. The film paints an image ... See full summary »

Director: Til Frohlich | Star: Aidan Gillen

76. Pacifico (2019)

72 min | Documentary

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Two friends journey across Latin America navigating personal and environmental discoveries.

Directors: Andreas Geipel, Christian Gibson

77. Viudas (Guatemala) (2017)

Documentary, Short

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Director: Rodrigo García Chapetón | Stars: Susy Lorena González, Marisol Guadulupe, Celeste Muñoz, Lilian Pérez

78. Bread (I) (2006)

4 min | Documentary, Short

7.6
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Director: Marcelo Bukin

Votes: 7

79. 20 Años Después (2017)

Documentary

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Directors: Rafael González, Anaïs Taracena

80. Men of La Mancha (2012)

100 min | Documentary, Adventure, Drama

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Two men leave their professions in California, a lawyer and an engineer, to film Americans living in Central America that serve the poor, orphaned, prisoners and the dying, while at the ... See full summary »

Director: David Whalen | Stars: Michael Ross, David Whalen

81. Territorio liberado (2014)

60 min | Documentary

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Guatemala today. A son returns home to deliver her mother a secret. A mother welcomes her son that she never told the truth. Overall, in this country in ruins, they will try to talk.

Director: Cesar Diaz

82. Mother Tongue (2014)

25 min | Documentary, Short, Biography

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The documentary short MOTHER TONGUE chronicles the first time a film has been translated and dubbed into Maya-Ixil, the native language of the Guatemalan indigenous group that was targeted ... See full summary »

Director: Pamela Yates | Star: Matilde Terraza Gallego

83. El Metido (The Meddler)

90 min | Documentary, Crime, Thriller | Completed

A nightcrawler obsessed with recording the violence that pervades the streets of Guatemala City must investigate a crime committed by his father.

Directors: Alex Roberts, Daniel Leclair | Star: German Cabrera

84. The Alignment Within (2011)

TV-G | 51 min | Documentary, History

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This film invites you to think if you are in touch with the universal alignments that are happening now at the completion of the great Mayan cycle. In today's world more and more people are... See full summary »

Directors: Jose Carlos Alcala, Jose Jaramillo

85. The New Environmentalists: From Guatemala to The Congo (2017 TV Short)

30 min | Documentary, Short

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The New Environmentalists share a common goal - safeguarding the Earth's natural rescources from exploitation and pollution, while fighting for justice in their own communities. The film is... See full summary »

Directors: John Antonelli, Tom Dusenbery, Will Parrinello

86. Sonidos eclécticos de Guatemala (2014)

60 min | Documentary

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Director: Rodrigo García Chapetón | Stars: Bruxxas, Básico, Casta, Dubby Dub

87. Evolution of Violence (2011)

77 min | Documentary, Drama

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Guatemala. The war ended long ago. Though the people want to forget it, the violence continues, and it has spread throughout the society like cancer. Each day, journalists wait to report on... See full summary »

Director: Fritz Ofner

88. Breaking the Cycle (2015 Video)

10 min | Documentary, Short

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'Rompiendo el Ciclo' tells the story of Luciana Perez Lopez, a courageous Mayan woman living in San Martín Chiquito, Guatemala who is a single mother of seven and a leader in her community.

Director: Aria Zapata

89. Tariq's Cube (2017)

30 min | Documentary, Short

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TARIQ'S CUBE. A film that follows Tariq Ali into the world of speed-cubing as he comes to terms with personal tragedy and a complex multiracial identity as a young Muslim from Boston.

Director: Amina Chaudary

90. Ars Medicina: The Art of Healing (2010)

63 min | Documentary, Adventure, Drama

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Ars Medicina is a story about a team of doctors and surgeons who undertake a journey of personal discovery and compassion. The medical team travels to Solola, a breathtakingly beautiful but... See full synopsis »

Director: Michael Deluca | Star: Gary Bellack

91. Sarna

Short, Documentary

"Sarna" reflects on the human condition in a non-human environment. A story of howls, barks and desolate glances in the outskirts of the Pan American Highway where most of its inhabitants ... See full summary »

Director: Josue Garcia Prado | Star: Joana Mariel Madrid

92. Peace Village (2011)

G | 123 min | Documentary, Family, History

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Witness indigenous Elders from throughout the Americas embodying peace and sustainability in a world overrun with war and environmental devastation. For several Elders this is the first ... See full summary »

Director: Katherine Marielle

93. Familia (II) (2010)

42 min | Documentary, Short, Drama

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This documentary is a meditation on the concept of family. Filmed in an orphanage run by three Orthodox nuns in Guatemala City, Familia presents interviews with the nuns, overview of ... See full summary »

94. The Echo of Pain of the Many (2011)

94 min | Documentary, Biography, History

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A moving, thought-provoking and rare documentary by a Latin American woman, recording her return from exile and into the still dangerous and volatile political environment of contemporary ... See full summary »

Director: Ana Lucia Cuevas | Star: Ana Lucia Cuevas

95. Education: Guatemala Documentary (2017)

6 min | Documentary, Short | Completed

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The project explores women's education through the stories of young opportunistic women. People from all generations reflect on the constantly changing education system in Guatemala.

Director: Jay Cohn

96. Las águilas humanas (2010)

70 min | Documentary, Biography, Drama

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Las Aguilas Humanas is a film that follows a small family circus in Guatemala. The circus stays in one town for a maximum of 4 weeks and then travels to the next one and so on for the whole... See full summary »

Director: Arturo Pérez Torres

97. Cautivadas (2013)

55 min | Documentary, Biography

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Four communities of Spanish-speaking women determined by a close coexistence in Guatemala, Spain and Mexico, with varied characteristics and occupations (engaging in prostitution at the ... See full summary »

Director: Mercedes Ortega

98. Becoming Fools (2013)

95 min | Documentary, Biography, Drama | Completed

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Professional clowns partner with Guatemalan street youth to perform a grand theatrical event that honors their fallen hero, reconnects them to their lost childhood, and brings hope of a ... See full summary »

Director: Scott Owen Moore | Star: Scott Owen Moore

99. Saber quién echó fuego ahí (2005)

52 min | Documentary

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Director: Lluís Crous

100. A traves de sus ojos (2013)

Documentary, Short

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Director: Tony Mendez


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