In the bright lights of Summer blockbusters and indie darlings, documentaries can slip by unnoticed. But nowadays these under-the-radar gems are not only high-quality, educational, and provocative, but a vast majority of them are also easily accessible on Netflix streaming. With the click of a remote, you can step into the world of elderly strippers in The Netherlands, a McDonald's-eating billionaire trophy wife, or an asexual advocate in San Francisco. History, sex, science: pick your pleasure and learn something new. Suddenly this immense world isn't as big as it seemed. I've rounded up 23 of the most intriguing documentaries — including some of my personal favorites — that you can stream on Netflix. So nuke some popcorn and check out these docs!
Sex and Culture Documentaries You Should Stream on Netflix
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