Documentary Film World

Documentary Film World

A google map with about 50 starred locations. One point is highlighted. It corresponds to information in the left-hand bar, where information about the film "The Battle of Algiers" is displayed.

Make your own contribution to this GIS-powered film project.


Using geographic information systems mapping, this project archives, locates and links to feature-length documentary films from across the world that have influenced social change over the last 100 years.

To recommend a film, email Mark Terry with the film name, social issue it addresses, city & country where it is set, year it was released and link to view the film. Please note that only open-access films that can be viewed online are included.

Mark Terry email: terrma@yorku.ca

Project Website: Documentary Film World

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Explore the world of and through documentary films.

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