For information on the topic or theme of a documentary, the Opposing Viewpoints database is an excellent place to begin your research. Good critical thinking demands that you consider various point of view on a topic.The databases collects articles that represent various sides of issues.
A few examples of topics covered in this database: Americas Global Influence; Anti-Semitism; Children of Undocumented Immigrants; Developing Nations; Domestic Terrorism; Foreign Aid; Human Trafficking; Immigration; Middle East; Refugees in the United States; Sanctuary Cities; Social Justice; Terrorism; Undocumented Immigrants; US Borders;
A good way to find information about a filmmaker or a film is to read reviews. You can find reviews online, but better sources may be found through these databases.
Search for the title of the film or the name of the filmmaker and add the work review.