20 must see inspiring documentaries

Documentaries have the ability to drop us into someone else's story and give us a new perspective on the world. We've collected our favourite documentaries that have inspired us (in random order), and hope they will give you inspiration as well! Let us know which documentaries inspire you in the comment section below.

The Kingdom of Dreams and Madness (Mami Sunada, 2014)

Happy People: A Year in the Taiga (Werner Herzog & Dmitry Vasyukov, 2013)

Jiro Dreams of Sushi (David Gelb, 2011)

Advanced Style (Lina Plioplyte, 2014)

Hockney (Randall Wright, 2014)

Diana Vreeland: The Eye Has to Travel (Lisa Vreeland, 2011)

Sing Your Song (Susanne Rostock, 2011)

Life in a Day (Loressa Clisby++, 2011)

My Best Fiend (Werner Herzog, 1999)

Marina Abramovich: The Artist is Present (Matthew Akers, 2012)

A Matter of Taste: Serving up Paul Liebrandt (Sally Rowe, 2011)

Paris is Burning (Jennie Livingston, 1990)

The Black Power Mixtape 1967-1975 (Goran Olsson, 2011)

Encounters at the End of the World (Werner Herzog, 2007)

A House in Bayswater (Ken Russell, 1960)

What Happened, Miss Simone (Liz Garbus, 2015)

Being Elmo (Constance Marks, 2011)

Pina (Wim Wenders, 2011)

Grizzly Man (Werner Herzog, 2006)

Man on Wire (James Marsh, 2008)