Documentary film-making has become one of the most popular genres of film, exploring shocking real-life stories, fascinating areas of the world and the truth behind the headlines. Dive into exciting stories from history, learn more about the world around us, and find out more about the lives of celebrities and key figures.
WHSmith is proud to offer a range of documentary films on DVD and Blu-ray, providing a variety of titles that film, culture and entertainment enthusiasts will enjoy. Browse our selection to get your hands on an award-winner or a brand new release to add to your collection. Whether your interests lie in journalism, music, popular culture or celebrity biographies; our expansive collection will have something for everyone to enjoy. They invite us to sit back and reflect, often provoking thoughts long after the credits roll.
Delve into a true story
With big names in documentary film-making to explore, you can catch up on the films that have got people talking and changed perceptions around the globe. From nature, to culture, to history; there’s something here for all interests.
Many of these films also offer exclusive bonus features that can’t be found elsewhere, including behind the scenes insight, director’s commentary and deleted scenes. Browse our selection online or come visit us in stores to find a new documentary to enjoy at home.