Netflix Has Made a Selection of Their Documentaries Available Free of Charge

David Attenborough’s “Our Planet” natural history series is one of a selection of documentaries that Netflix has made available for free to help keep people occupied during the Covid-19 worldwide pandemic. A number of episodes from Original series such as “Babies” and “Explained” are also available alongside feature length documentaries like “Knock Down the House” and “The White Helmets”. The list below shows the full array of what is available for free as well as links to the shows on YouTube – feel free to share this list with any friends and family who don’t have Netflix but may appreciate the availability of the documentaries.

Educational resources are also available for those wishing to use these for home education.

David Attenbourough’s “Our Planet” – 2019

Please find educational resources here.

  1. One Planet
  2. Frozen Worlds
  3. Jungles
  4. Coastal Seas
  5. From Deserts to Grassland
  6. The High Seas
  7. Fresh Water
  8. Forests

Babies – 2020

Please find educational resources here.

  1. Love
  2. Crawling
  3. First Words
  4. Sleep
  5. First Steps

Explained: Season 1 – 2018

Educational resources coming soon.

  1. Music
  2. The World’s Water Crisis
  3. Why Women are Paid Less
  4. Cricket
  5. !
  6. The Stock Market
  7. The Racial Wealth Gap

Abstract: The Art of Design: Season 1 – 2017

Please find educational resources here

  1. Christoph Niemann: Illustration
  2. Es Devlin: Stage Design
  3. Bjarke Ingels: Architecture
  4. Ralph Gilles: Automotive Design
  5. Paula Scher: Graphic Design
  6. Platon: Photography

Feature Length Documentaries

  1. Knock Down The House (2019) – Please find educational resources here.
  2. Zion (2018) – Please find educational resources here.
  3. Period. End of Sentence (2018) – Please find educational resources here.
  4. Chasing Coral (2017) – Please find educational resources here.
  5. 13th (2016) – Please find educational resources here.
  6. The White Helmets (2016) – Please find educational resources here

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