Netflix: These are the platform's best documentary series

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With millions of people in the face who can't get out because of the coronavirus (Covid-19), it is a good time to do certain tasks that previously could not or did not give time. Beyond to teleworking, many choose to play sports or play video games. However, video on demand platforms are the ones that have seen their active users increase in the last few days, since one way to spend more fun time is watch those series that you have outstanding or those previews they wanted him to.



If we recently offered you the best video game based series and movies available on Netflix, today we do not even leave this platform and we will tell you what they are, in our opinion - given that there are so many - the best Netflix documentary series you definitely shouldn't miss, including recently released works and others that have been on the platform for some time. Will you miss them?

re tiger

One of the documentary miniseries recently released on Netflix and based on real events. A story that tells how Joe exotic, a polygamous country singer and gun lover who runs a roadside zoo in Oklahoma, surrounded by eccentric characters from the underworld of big cat breeding, is accused of hiring a hitman. A twisted and bizarre story that makes one thing very clear: the only thing more dangerous than a big cat is its owner.

  • Year: 2020
  • Seasons: 1
  • Episodes: 7
  • Duration: 45 minutes

Wild wild country

A documentary series premiered in 2018 that tells the story of the controversial guru indiano Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh (Osho), his personal assistant Ma Anand Sheela and his community of followers in Rajneeshpuram, Wasco County, Oregon (United States). “When a controversial cult leader builds a utopian city in the Oregon desert, conflicts with locals will cross state borders, ”reads its synopsis.



  • Year: 2018
  • Seasons: 1
  • Episodes: 6
  • Duration: 70 minutes

The Alcàsser case

A documentary series based on real events. In 1992 three teenagers disappear in Alcàsser, and 25 years later there are still unanswered questions. An updated review of the evidence and new interviews shed light on the murders of three young people from Alcàsser and the shock it caused to Spain.

  • Year: 2019
  • Seasons: 1
  • Episodes: 5
  • Duration: 66 minutes

The chef's table

One of the documentary series most critically acclaimed, which began airing in 2015. Chef's Table travels the world to meet the kitchen stars who reinvent haute cuisine with innovative dishes and irresistible desserts. An ideal series for this quarantine, in which many people have dared to start cooking and experimenting with new dishes at home.

  • Year: 2015
  • Seasons: 6
  • Episodes: 30
  • Duration: 60 minutes

Don't Touch Cats: An Internet Killer

One of the Netflix documentary series that we liked the most. In it, the true story is told in which brutal videos of a twisted criminal lead a group of Internet detectives on a risky search that takes them to a sinister underworld. It all started with the publication on the Internet of a video in which a mysterious man kills two kittens, and then continued with another series of gruesome videos until he committed a murder. Without a doubt, a series not to be missed.



  • Year: 2019
  • Seasons: 1
  • Episodes: 3
  • Duration: 66 minutes

Mind of the Assassin: Aaron Hernandez

A series based on real events that tells how Aaron Hernánez went from being an NFL star to becoming a convicted killer. A series that tries to analyze his mind, what caused the athlete's killing spree and his tragic death. If you are a sports lover, you cannot miss the opportunity to learn more about the story of Hernández, who was about to become a superstar in the National Football League.

  • Year: 2020
  • Seasons: 1
  • Episodes: 3
  • Duration: 66 minutes
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