Top 10 Movies to Stream Online with Docplay in September


Basketball - A Lover Story

Most streaming platforms in Australia offer a certain range of docos including Foxtel Now, Netflix, Stan, Amazon Prime Video, and even hayu. However, there is a growing demand for all things docos as more and more people are getting interested in the truth behind certain topics such as culture, true crimes, health and lifestyle.

DocPlay is every true doco lover’s dream, with a vast library collecting featuring some of the best documentaries around, for a cheap monthly subscription. The streaming service is Australia’s go to platform for real life stories, from recent releases to highly acclaimed classics, with a few series added to boot. Best of all, DocPlay offers a 30 day free trial offer, which gives you full access to its vast collection of shows for your viewing pleasure.

The Top 10 Docos On Demand with DocPlay 

With DocPlay’s massive library of all things documentaries, it can be difficult to know exactly where to start? Good news is, we’ve already done that part for you, by selecting the 10 best docos on the platform this month. Let’s take a look at what’s on.

  • Exposed, The Case of Keli Kane
  • Midnight Oil: 1984
  • Basketball – A Love Story
  • Bill Withers – Still Bill
  • Proximity
  • Jiro Dreams Of Sushi
  • Chasing Ice
  • Gardening With Soul
  • I Used To Be Normal
  • Alone Across Australia

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1. Basketball – A Love Story

Basketball - A Love Story

Basketball is arguably the biggest export in sporting terms to come out of the USA. It has the biggest league in the world, the NBA, which has produced some of the biggest names in the sport’s history. Names like Kobe Bryant, Lebron James, Shaq O’Neill and Charles Barkley, all of whom contribute to this excellent 10 part series, waxing lyrical about their love for everything basketball.

  • Episodes: 10
  • Genre: Sports Documentary

2. Jiro Dreams Of Sushi

Jiro Dreams Of Sushi

This was the breakthrough documentary for David Gelb who would go on to create the popular Chef’s Table series with Netflix. It follows master sushi chef Jiro Sukiyabashi and his son at their three-star Michelin restaurant in a Tokyo subway station.

  • Length: 81 minutes
  • Genre:  Food Documentary

3. Alone Across Australia

Alone Across Australia

The incredible story of Jon Muir, a seasoned adventurer who decided to walk the 2500-kilometre journey from the south to the north coast of Australia, with just his dog for company. Living off the land for four months, he nearly didn’t make it.

  • Running time: 52 minutes
  • Genre: Adventure Documentary

4. Chasing Ice

Chasing Ice

This visually stunning documentary follows National Geographic photographer James Balog on his travels across the arctic. He attempts to capture the ever-evolving glaciers in the region using a time-lapse camera.

  • Running time: 75 minutes
  • Genre: Nature Documentary

5. I Used To Be Normal: A Boyband Fangirl Story 

I Used To Be Normal: A Boyband Fangirl Story

The Beatles famously left fans screaming in their wake. The world’s first real boyband. Since then there has been many more like them, band such as One Direction, Back Street Boys and Take That, each with their own generation of teenage fans. This documentary, filmed over 4 years, and three generations, explores the lives of super fans.

  • Running time: 93 minutes
  • Genre: Music Fan Documentary

6. Gardening With Soul 

Gardening With Soul

Sister Loyola Galvin may be 90 years old, but her love of gardening is as strong as ever. This documentary follows the sister of the Catholic church for one year and explores her views on faith and her infectious passion for life.

  • Running time: 100 minutes
  • Genre: Biography Documentary

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7. Exposed: The Case of Keli Lane

Exposed: The Case of Keli Lane

This three-part documentary originally screened on ABC, and digs deep into one of Australia’s most notorious crimes, when Keli Lane was convicted of the murder of her two-year-old baby Tegan, who disappeared in mysterious circumstances. Nominated for multiple awards, it’s a fascinating detective story with unexpected twists.

  • Running time: 60 minutes x 3 episodes
  • Genre: Crime Documentary

8. Proximity

Proximity

Proximity follows eight surfers, four from the past and four from the present, as they trot around the globe in search of the perfect swell. Some of the stars on show include 11 time world champ Kelly Slater, 6 time world champ Stephie Gilmore and a certain Mr John Florence.

  • Running time: 80 minutes
  • Genre: Sport Documentary

9. Midnight Oil: 1984

Midnight Oil: 1984

Back in 1984, Midnight Oil had become one of Australia’s biggest bands and was heading out on tour to promote their new album Red Sails in the Sunset. Filmmaker Ray Argall came along and filmed hours of concert and behind the scenes footage, all of which remained unseen for decades.

  • Running time: 79 minutes
  • Genre: Music Documentary

10. Bill Withers – Still Bill

Bill Withers - Still Bill

Recently the music world lost one of its most recognisable voices in Bill Withers. The man who brought us classic songs such as Lovely Day, Lean On Me and Grandma’s hands is celebrated in here in his own words, alongside those who accompanied him to the top.

  • Running time: 78 minutes
  • Genre: Biography Documentary

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You’re in for a treat this month with these leading documentaries on DocPlay, Australia’s leading documentary streaming platform. Don’t miss a minute and start streaming for free with DocPlay’s 30-day trial offer. Make sure to check back next month for the next batch of top 10 docos for your viewing pleasure!

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