Golden Globe Award for Best Documentary Film
|Golden Globe for Best Documentary Film|
|Awarded for||Best Documentary Motion Picture|
|Presented by||Hollywood Foreign Press Association|
|Currently held by||Altars of the World (1976)|
The Golden Globe Award for Best Documentary Film was introduced for the 11th Golden Globe Awards, followed by the 30th Golden Globe Awards before discontinuation after the 34th Golden Globe Awards. The award was first given to A Queen is Crowned (1953), which details the Coronation of Queen Elizabeth II. It was last given to Altars of the World (1976).
- "†" indicates the winner of an Academy Award.
- "‡" indicates a Golden Globe Award-nominee that was also nominated for an Academy Award.
Winners and nominees
- Brother Can You Spare a Dime?
- The Gentleman Tramp
- Mustang: The House That Joe Built
- The Other Half of the Sky: A China Memoir ‡
- UFOs: Past, Present, and Future
- Altars of the World
- People of the Wind ‡
- The Memory of Justice
- Wings of an Eagle
- That's Entertainment, Part II