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Australian documentaries released in cinemas

In Australia, the UK and the US, 1988–2021

Next update February 2023

Twenty-eight Australian documentaries were released in cinemas in 2021. Between 1988 and 2021, an average of ten Australian documentaries (including co-productions) were released annually in Australian cinemas totalling 328 titles. A total of 26 Australian documentary titles were released in the UK over this period and 33 in the US.

Source: Numero and Comscore. Compiled by Screen Australia.

Includes Australian productions, official co-productions and other productions with overseas partners where creative control is shared (i.e. with a mix of Australians in key creative positions).