The 5 Most Essential Documentaries of 2013 So Far

Added on by Erick Grau.

It's the half-year mark, so which docs have made the biggest impact this year?

The year in film is nearly half over, so we figured it was time to take stock of the films that have already opened and see where we're at. We've had six months of every type of movie, blockbuster to indie curiosity, and looking at the landscape of 2013 so far, things are looking pretty solid. Today, we're looking at the best, most eye-opening documentaries of the year - and it's a good year to do this, because some of the best films of 2013 so far have been docs. Here's what you should be going out of your way to see if you haven't already.