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Louis Theroux: Docs That Made Me

Louis Theroux reveals his favourite documentaries, all available on BBC iPlayer.

Documentary fans are in for a treat as renowned documentarian Louis Theroux dived into the BBC Archives and selected his favourite documentaries. Each of them had an impact on Louis. They cover a range of styles - some vérité-driven, others told more through interview - but in all of them you see life at its most raw, its most strange and therefore its most human.

In Louis Theroux: Docs That Made Me Louis explains why he chose the documentaries and how they have inspired his work.

All the documentaries are available to watch on BBC iPlayer right now:

Philip and His Seven Wives (2006)
Life and Death Row: Truth (2016)
Exposed: Magicians, Psychics and Frauds (2014)
Between Life and Death (2010)
Inside Story: Mini (1975)
Fourteen Days In May (1987)
Rain in My Heart (2006)

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17 minutes


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Presenter Louis Theroux

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