This section covers everything from Muhammed Ali biopic 'When We Were Kings' to wannabe basketballer epic 'Hoop Dreams'. Here you will also find Leni Riefenstahl's ode to the Berlin Olympics 'Olympiad' and a veritable treasure chest of extreme sports and surfing documentaries, notably those of Warren Miller and Bruce Brown. If armchair sports are your thing, get comfy...

Pretending I'm a Superman: The Tony Hawk Video Game Story (2020)

Starring: Tony Hawk

The story of how skateboarding became a part of the mainstream by focusing on the success of the "Tony Hawk's Pro Skater" video game franchise. Read more

Pumping Iron (1976)

Director: George Butler, Robert Fiore
Starring: Arnold Schwarzenegger, Lou Ferrigno, Mike Katz

An award-winning look at the world of professional bodybuilders, this insightful and entertaining documentary follows the preparations for and staging... Read more

Richie McCaw: Chasing Great (2016)

Director: Justin Pemberton, Michelle Walshe
Starring: Richie McCaw

Chasing Great follows Richie McCaw through his final season as he attempts the goal of captaining the All Blacks to the first ever-back-to back Rugby... Read more

Riding Giants (2004)

Director: Stacy Peralta
Starring: Darrick Doerner, Dave Kalama, Kelly Slater, Greg Noll, Jeff Clark, Laird Hamilto...

From Stacy Peralta, award-winning director of 'Dogtown' comes this insightful and hugely entertaining documentary about the history of surfing and su... Read more

Ring of Fire: The Emile Griffith Story (2007)


A story of violence, love, sex, politics and media centered around the life of Griffith, a six-time world welterweight champion. Read more

Rising from Ashes (2012)

Director: T C Johnstone

'Rising from Ashes' is a feature length documentary about two worlds colliding when cycling legend Jock Boyer moves to Rwanda, Africa to help a group... Read more

Ronaldo (2015)


A close look at the life of Cristiano Ronaldo. Read more

Salute (2008)

Director: Matt Norman
Starring: Tommie Smith, Peter Norman, John Carlos

At the 1968 Mexico Olympics two black American athletes, Tommie Smith and John Carlos, won gold and bronze respectively, in the 200m dash, famously gi... Read more

Second Skin (2008)

Director: Juan Carlos Pineiro-Escoriaza

Massive Multiplayer Online Role-Playing Games (MMORPGs), are online video games where literally millions of people can assume characters and interact... Read more

Senna (2010)

Director: Asif Kapadia

Spanning his years as a Formula One racing driver from 1984 to his untimely death a decade later, "Senna" explores the life and work of triple world c... Read more