Learn Something New With the 33 Best New Netflix Original Documentaries of 2021

If you're looking to learn and stream simultaneously, Netflix has dozens of fascinating documentaries available to watch that touch on a variety of subjects. Whether you're itching to watch an exciting sports documentary, a thrilling true-crime documentary, or a thought-provoking political documentary, there's honestly a doc for everyone. Even though these films are based on true stories, they're often times wilder than fiction, making them just as entertaining as a heart-pounding action flick. If you're an enthusiast of this genre, be sure to check out the best new Netflix original documentaries of 2021 so far. They're sure not to disappoint!

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