The Best Documentaries On Netflix

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If you've already binge-watched The Crown and The OA, and you're feeling a bit guilty about dipping into Celebrity Big Brother a few nights this week, it might be time to try one of Netflix's fantastic array of documentaries.
From the heartwarming story of 93-year-old fashion icon Iris Apfel to an inspiring film about the Arab world's first all-female race car team, there are some brilliant hidden gems to discover. Netflix even has a doc about a groundbreaking comedy troupe made up solely of people with Asperger syndrome. There are first-rate films about fashion designer Raf Simons, music icons David Bowie and Nina Simone, and iconic American drag queen Divine, too.
Ahead are some of the most entertaining and enlightening documentary films the streaming giant currently has to offer.

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