There are a lot of documentaries freely available on YouTube.
Sometimes the producers release them for free, but most often other people upload the films and the copyright owners don't bother with taking them down.
xDocumentaries is a central place where you can easily find these documentaries...
Both a tale of one family's powerful ambition and of Europe's struggle to emerge from the ravages of the Dark Ages. Beginning in the 14th century, The Medici used charm, skill and ruthlessness to garner unparalleled wealth and power.
Standing at the helm of the Renaissance, they ruled...(show more)
A 2005 documentary depicting the consequences of the Decree 770 authorized in communist Romania by Nicolae Ceaușescu in 1966 which made abortion illegal, excepting women over 40 or already having four children.
As contraceptive methods were also de facto illegal, the result was a lot of...(show more)
A 2006 documentary narrated by David Carradine that explores the important role the United States played in World War I from when they first entered the conflict in April 1917 and up to the end of the war in November 1918, by focusing on those stories about the American troops that became most...(show more)
A 2006 documentary directed by Marty Callaghan that looks into the military and political events that unfolded in the Middle East during and after World War I to understand why this region has been so unstable since then.
The first part presents how the Ottoman Empire got involved in World...(show more)
A 2005 direct-to-DVD documentary produced by The History Channel about the events that started when a mob of angry Parisians stormed the Bastille and seized the King's military stores forcing the end of feudalism and the rise of equality and a new world order.
The Revolution overthrew the...(show more)