1. alive inside
    this made me cry and also inspired me
  2. mortified nation
    good to watch when you're feeling down
  3. gasland
    really interesting story about fracking and shady big business practices and also there's banjo music
  4. twinsters
    identical twins separated in korea find each other through the internet
  5. food inc.
    do not watch while eating
  6. brooklyn castle
    the story of a middle school chess team in brooklyn. made me want to donate all my money to them
  7. best kept secret
    about the options for special needs adults after graduating high school
  8. damnation
    i started with no knowledge on dams and ended with slightly more knowledge on dams
  9. documentaries about animals
    my personal favorites are the one about beavers and the one about honey badgers