10 top Netflix documentaries for graphic designers

When you're stuck in a creative rut and searching for inspiration, your first port of call is usually the web. But if you subscribe to Netflix, you may be missing a trick. The streaming video service is packed with inspiring documentaries on all kinds of creative subjects, ideal for helping resurrect your mojo and give you fresh ideas and inspiration. 

The only problem is that there's such a huge amount of content on Netflix (much of it mundane) that the best stuff can get lost in the mix. So we've done the work for you and unearthed the best creative documentaries available to watch on the world's favourite streaming platform right now. 

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Tom May

Tom May is an award-winning journalist and editor specialising in design, photography and technology. Author of the Amazon #1 bestseller Great TED Talks: Creativity, published by Pavilion Books, Tom was previously editor of Professional Photography magazine, associate editor at Creative Bloq, and deputy editor at net magazine. Today, he is a regular contributor to Creative Bloq and its sister sites Digital Camera World, T3.com and Tech Radar. He also writes for Creative Boom and works on content marketing projects.