It’s going to be a busy and eventful summer of new documentaries on Netflix. In the coming months, we’ll see a new season of Our Planet, a docuseries on two-time Superbowl winner QB Patrick Mahomes, crime docs, and more.
In the preview below are all the documentaries that are currently listed to be released by Netflix between June 1, 2023 and August 31, 2023.
As always, each release date is subject to change, this means that some of the documentaries in the preview below may be pushed to later release dates.
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Documentary Netflix TBC Release Dates
- attack player – New NFL documentary following three of the NFL’s most elite quarterbacks, Patrick Mahomes of the Kansas City Chiefs, Kirk Cousins of the Minnesota Vikings and Marcus Mariota of the Atlanta Falcons.
Breaking Point (Part 2)
Gender: Sports, Tennis | Execution time: to be confirmed
Netflix Release Date: June 2023
Netflix has quickly become the home of the best sports docuseries. Thanks to the very fruitful relationship between Netflix and the producers of F1: Drive to Survive, Box to Box Films, we have exclusive behind-the-scenes access to some of the biggest stars in the sport and the drama behind the action at the biggest tournaments in the world. sport in the tennis calendar.
Tour de France: Unchained (Season 1)
Episodes: 8 |
Gender: Cycling, Sports | Execution time: 45 minutes
Netflix Release Date: June 8, 2023
One of the biggest annual sporting events in the world, the Tour de France is a must-see for any avid cyclist. Details are scant on what to expect from the series, however we do know that the documentary crew will follow the journey of eight teams taking part in the most challenging bike race of the year. If the series is presented in the same way as Drive to Survive, then we may be in for a real treat.
Gender: Biography | Execution time: 60 minutes
Netflix Release Date: June 7, 2023
Based entirely on the career of Arnold Schwarzenegger, this docuseries traces his origins in the Austrian countryside with big dreams of stardom, to becoming one of America’s most celebrated movie stars.
Our Planet 2 (Miniseries)
Gender: Nature | Execution time: 50 minutes
Netflix Release Date: June 14, 2023
As one of the most impressive and beautiful docuseries ever produced, we have waited a long time for the second version of Our Planet. The incredible team at Silverback Films once again traverses the different realms of the animal kingdom, capturing beautifully mind-blowing images of the planet’s creatures great and small.
take care of maya
Director: henry roosevelt
Gender: Doctor | Execution time: 103 minutes
Netflix Release Date: June 19, 2023
When nine-year-old Maya Kowalski entered Johns Hopkins All Children’s Hospital in 2016, nothing could have prepared her and her family for what they were about to go through. As the medical team tried to understand her rare disease, they began to question the basic truths that bound the Kowalskis together. Suddenly, Maya was in the custody of the state, even though two parents were desperate to bring her daughter home. The Kowalski family story, told in her own words, will forever change the way we look at children’s health care.
Director: chris smith
Gender: Music | Execution time: to be confirmed
Netflix Release Date: July 5, 2023
In 1982, best friends and still in their teens: George Michael and Andrew Ridgeley as WHAM! set out to conquer the world. In June 1986 they played their last show at Wembley Stadium having done just that. Now, for the first time, told in their own words, the incredible story of how in four years they dominated the charts around the world with classic and timeless pop songs. Hit after hit: «Club Tropicana,» «Wake Me Up Before You Go Go,» «Freedom,» «I’m Your Man,» and of course, «Last Christmas.» His time in the spotlight was a hot one, becoming the first Western pop act to play in China. It was a moment that encapsulated and epitomized not only their youth, but also that of the many millions of adoring fans. BAM! is a feature-length documentary capturing this magical moment, from director Chris Smith (Tiger King, Sr.) and producers John Battsek (The Deepest Breath) and Simon Halfon (Supersonic) With unprecedented access to George and Andrew’s personal archive, which includes notables and never-before-seen footage, along with rare, candid, and never-before-heard interviews. BAM! trace their incredible journey from school friends to superstars.
The deepest breath!
Director: laura mcgann
Gender: Freediving, Sport | Execution time: 109 minutes
Netflix Release Date: July 19, 2023
A champion freediver trains to break a world record with the help of a safety-savvy diver, and the two form an emotional bond that feels like destiny. This moving film follows the paths they took to find themselves at the pinnacle of the world of freediving, documenting the exciting rewards and inescapable risks of chasing a dream through the silent depths of the ocean.
The Lady of Silence: The Mataviejitas Murders
Director: Maria Jose Cuevas
Gender: Crime | Execution time: to be confirmed
Netflix Release Date: July 27, 2023
“The 2000s began in what was then the Federal District, with a series of murders that endangered the capital’s police: old women strangled in their own homes. The profile of the victims provokes social outrage and media attention never seen before. The Attorney General of the Republic invested all its resources and efforts in the capture of the first serial murderer in the history of Mexico. Witnesses define him as a tall, robust and strong person who poses as a nurse to gain the trust of his victims. After more than forty homicides, several failed arrests and multiple contradictions, a woman is arrested in January 2006 in broad daylight, while she was fleeing the scene of the crime. Her name, she is Juana Barraza, known in wrestling as «La Dama del Silencio» and baptized in the media as «The Little Old Ladykiller». A nickname that is already part of the black history of Mexico and its incomparable popular culture.
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