50 Documentaries to See Before You Die

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50 Documentaries to See Before You Die
50 Docs Before You Die logo.jpg
Presented byMorgan Spurlock
Country of originUnited States
Original languageEnglish
No. of seasons1
No. of episodes5 (list of episodes)
Executive producersJim Fraenkel (series producer/director)
Tom Barbor-Might
ProducersJason Berger
Jesse Dixon
Neil Edson
Toby Lichtig
Mark Marraccini
EditorsGabriel Edvy
Kieran Ridgers
Steven McInerney
Paul Mills
David Thompson
Running time52 minutes
Production companiesKids at Play Media
Current TV
Original networkCurrent TV
Original release2 August (2011-08-02) –
30 August 2011 (2011-08-30)
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50 Documentaries to See Before You Die is a 2011 five-episode television series about the greatest documentary films in the last half century.


This limited series, presented by Morgan Spurlock and on the television network Current TV, featured what editors regard as fifty of the most influential and/or important documentary films from the past 25 years.[1][2][3]


"Life After Donkey Kong"[edit]

"The Boy Who Loves Jesus Grows Up"[edit]

"When Morgan Spurlock Met Mr. Brainwash"[edit]

"When Morgan Spurlock Went to a Drag Ball"[edit]

"Top 10 Docs To See Before You Die"[edit]


See also[edit]


  1. ^ TV Guide
  2. ^ 50 Docs: Sizzle Reel on Vimeo
  3. ^ 50 Documentaries (Among Others) to See Before You Die|The New York Public Library
  4. ^ The One Must-See Documentary?-The New York Times
  5. ^ IDA Editorial Staff (1 August 2011). "50 Documentaries to See Before You Die". International Documentary Association. Archived from the original on 23 March 2012. Retrieved 26 August 2011.

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