The Best 'Academy Award for Best Documentary Feature Winning' Movies

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Woodstock 1970, 228 min.

Michael Wadleigh     Starring: Joan BaezJoe CockerThe Who

Concert Film    Documentary    Music

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The Fog of War 2003, 107 min.

Errol Morris     Starring: Robert S. McNamara

Biography    Culture and Society    Documentary

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Man on Wire 2008, 94 min.

James Marsh     Starring: Philippe Petit

Biography    Culture and Society    Documentary

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When We Were Kings 1996, 89 min.

Leon Gast     Starring: James BrownMuhammad AliGeorge Foreman

Biography    Documentary    History

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O.J.: Made In America 2016, 450 min.

Ezra Edelman     Starring: O.J. Simpson

Biography    Culture and Society    Documentary

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Amy 2015, 128 min.

Asif Kapadia     Starring: Amy WinehouseMitch WinehouseMark Ronson

Biography    Documentary    Music

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The War Game 1965, 48 min.

Peter Watkins     Starring: Michael AspelPeter Graham

Docudrama    Drama    Mockumentary

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An Inconvenient Truth 2006, 100 min.

Davis Guggenheim     Starring: Al Gore

Biography    Culture and Society    Documentary

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