WOW Docs

World of Wonder presents riveting and explorative feature length documentaries.

  • Monica in Black and White


    In an open forum Q and A, Monica Lewinsky addresses the events and circumstances surrounding the infamous allegations between herself and then president Bill Clinton.

  • Freedia Got a Gun


    Devastated after learning that her brother was murdered, New Orleans bounce legend Big Freedia raises awareness about gun violence, an epidemic that continues to disproportionally harm Black communities.

  • The Eyes of Tammy Faye


    Twelve years after the dramatic collapse of the Christian empire of Jim and Tammy Faye Bakker, this documentary tells, for the first time, what really happened. Tammy Faye Bakker explains what really happened to her and her husband when they lost control of the first and most successful televisio...

  • Party Monster Shockumentary


    Party Monster tells the story of the rise and fall of Michael Alig, a kid from middle America who aspired to take the place of Andy Warhol. Michael quickly rose to become the biggest party promoter in New York and King of the so-called Club Kids. But after spiralling into drug addiction, Michael ...

  • When The Beat Drops


    Knowing your queer history is essential, and the award-winning When The Beat Drops offers an immersive deep-dive inside the growing culture of bucking—an energetic, hyper-athletic, dance phenomenon cultivated by queer people of color in the Deep South.

  • Tammy Faye Death Defying


    Few Americans have had lives as intense and publicized, or been as adored and sometimes reviled, as Tammy Faye Messner. Four years after the award-winning documentary THE EYES OF TAMMY FAYE, we catch up with Tammy Faye as she fights the biggest battle of her tumultuous life — against inoperable s...

  • LA Stories


    Video diaries from ten Los Angelinos after the L.A. riots interwoven into a feature film.

  • Out of Iraq
    Movie + 1 extra

    Out of Iraq

    Movie + 1 extra

    Out of Iraq is an epic and unlikely love story. The story begins in Iraq in 2004 during the war. Nayyef a young art school graduate joins the US Marines as an interpreter. While stationed in Ramadi as the war rages on, Nayyef meets a young Iraqi soldier, Hayder, known as Btoo. In a country whe...

  • Stanley Kubrick's Boxes


    Stanley Kubrick’s Boxes is an authored film by Jon Ronson exploring the hundreds of boxes the legendary film director Stanley Kubrick collected during his decades at Childwick Manor in Hertfordshire. 

    The film asks the question, Is it possible to get to understand the man - and his extraordinary...

  • Susanne Bartsch: On Top

    1 season

  • Becoming Chaz


    This is the story of Chaz Bono's transition from a woman to a man, a journey of identity and self-discovery that has lasted most of his life. Growing up, Chastity was a shy person who never felt comfortable in the spotlight as the daughter of Sonny & Cher. She also felt uncomfortable as a man and...

  • The Last Beekeeper


    From a distance - beekeeping has looked the same for hundreds of years, and serves as an example of a harmonious relationship between man and nature. As one of the beekeepers in "The Last beekeeper" puts it - "Bees are here to serve and to help.  They make enough honey for themselves and everyone...

  • Grab



    For over 300 years, the laguna pueblos have celebrated the feast days of the catholic saints by throwing grocery items from their rooftops.

    Historically, the lagunas are intensely private. This is the first time that cameras have been welcomed to film this annual summer event.

  • Miss Navajo


    For more than 50 years Navajo people have gathered in the capital of the Navajo Nation to witness the Miss Navajo Nation beauty pageant. MISS NAVAJO follows 21-year-old Crystal Frazier's quest for the Miss Navajo crown, and explores the important role of women in Dine culture.  Featuring personal...

  • Red Lake


    RED LAKE is an intimate portrait of three survivors of a 2005 high school shooting on the Red Lake Indian reservation in northern Minnesota as they continue to heal ten years later.

  • Died on the 4th of July


    When New York City's dilapidated downtown was starting to wake up and smell the cocaine, the South Carolina expatriate Nelson Sullivan had already quit his music store job, moved into an old building in the Meatpacking District (where meat was still being packed), and begun videotaping 24/7 what ...

  • Pete Burns Unspun


    Originally known for his global hit You Spin Me Round, 80s electro-pop icon Pete Burns is now more famous for his love of plastic surgery and brutal telling-it-like-it-is attitude. After his appearance on Celebrity Big Brother, his career was re-launched and primed for success. But within months ...

  • Out of Iraq: Where Are They Now?

    Two years later, we check back in with Nayyef and Btoo!

  • 101 Rent Boys


    101 Rent Boys is a documentary look at the boys who work the Santa Monica strip. There is nothing as fascinating as sex workers. Even though we may not have purchased sex or sold our bodies, the world's oldest profession has a certain mystique that holds all of us in thrall. This film satisfies ...

  • The Last 48 Hours of Kurt Cobain


    The week before Kurt Cobain was found dead from a single gunshot, he went missing. His whereabouts for that week has remained a mystery until now. But for the first time, the story of what happened to him can now be told, using the testimony of people who knew him, the witnesses who saw him in th...

  • Lesbians OLE


    Lesbians go wild at a resort in Spain! We join the winner of a National Lesbian Beauty Contest and her pals, a group of 40 other lesbians, on a holiday in Spain. Even the gay men admire these girls as they dance on podiums and seek their own holiday thrills and romances! What will the locals thin...

  • School's Out


    Welcome to Walt Whitman High School in Dallas, Texas. At Walt Whitman, lesbian and gay students from around the South are welcome to move in with host families and attend a controversial high school specifically set up for them. The film follows the lives of eight students attending Walt Whitman ...

  • Plushies & Furries


    Furries, as they are known, take on personas of the animal images they adored in childhood as a means of self-expression, dressing in elaborate suits and often adopting a name and character. Sometimes their furry behavior gets sexy. However, furries often clarify that they’re lifestyle should not...

  • Ghetto Ballet


    Ghetto Ballet follows the inter-linked stories of a number of students in a groundbreaking program called Dance for All.

    The raison d'etre of the program- founded by Philip Boyd and his late wife Phyllis Spira - is to give disadvantaged kids in the townships the opportunity to study ballet and, ...