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Jaclyn McCosker

Blogger, social entrepreneur & freelance copywriter

Australia

My Top 8 Recommended Documentaries

My Top 8 Recommended Documentaries

The following are 8 of my favourite documentaries, broken down into 4 areas of interest.

Women's empowerment:

  • Girl Rising
    An inspirational documentary that uses storytelling to explain gender roles, patriarchy and the sexism of poverty around the world. Available on Netflix.
  • India's Daughter
    An investigative documentary taking a deeper look at the famous fatal gang rape case in Delhi, 2012. Available on Netflix.

Environment:

Veganism:

  • Forks Over Knives
    A look at what animal products do to our body, and the effects of switching to a plant-based diet.
  • Food Inc
    An overview of the food system and its impact on health, the environment and the economy.

Society:

  • Bowling for Columbine
    An interesting look into America's gun culture. Available on Netflix.
  • The True Cost
    A look into the human rights breaches and environmental damage behind the international fashion industry.

What are your documentaries? Leave me a comment with any you think I should check out!

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