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Climb SA’s highest mountains in local documentary 9 Peaks Record

What does it take to scale SA’s highest peaks in record-breaking time, battling extreme weather, injury and dangerous wildlife? Find out by streaming this documentary, first and only on Showmax.

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Judi Dench on her passion for trees

The multi-award-winning actress’s first ever documentary, My Passion for Trees, is now first and only on Showmax.

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Why everyone needs to watch The People vs Patriarchy

To some it is the status quo, but to others, patriarchy is a cancer holding back the nation. Watch The People vs Patriarchy now on Showmax.

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Stream Ocean Adventurer for fascinating family viewing

Dive into South Africa’s oceans for a wildlife safari under the waves in the three-part documentary series Ocean Adventurer, now on Showmax.

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Blurred Lines: Inside the art world

This fascinating documentary delves into the shady business of contemporary art. Through candid interviews, it explores how the art world has become a money-making playground for the rich and famous.

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A change of heart: The Rock’s HBO doccie is now streaming

WWE and Hollywood star Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson helps 38 young adults get their lives in order on Rock and A Hard Place, now on Showmax.

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The curious case of the Boers at the End of the World

In remote Patagonia, a 100-year-old community of Afrikaans Boers struggles to keep their language and culture alive, while longing to be reunited with their distant families in South Africa.

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QUIZ: How much do you know about these influential African leaders?

Test your knowledge and then brush up by streaming one – or all – of the documentaries about the leaders who have shaped our continent on Showmax.

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Watch Bomb City first on Showmax

Based on a true story, a feud between punk rockers and jocks ends up in murder and a court case that shocked everyone. Don’t miss this riveting real-life crime thriller.

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Making a killing: Big Men is now on Showmax

Filmmaker Rachel Boynton acts as a fly on the wall while she captures the shady dealings of Nigeria and Ghana’s oil industries in this eye-opening documentary produced by Brad Pitt.

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Does Showmax have sport?

While Showmax does not have live sport, the sport documentaries on the platform will keep football, cricket and rugby fans entertained in-between games.

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The real-life Handmaid’s Tale – Birthright: A War Story

Thought that women were slaves only in fictional series The Handmaid’s Tale? Watch this documentary, first on Showmax, and think again.

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Australia’s toxic cricket culture revealed in new documentary

Five weeks. Four tests. Two Nations. One hell of a story. Stream or download Crossing The Line on Showmax.

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This is one of the most difficult documentaries you’ll ever watch

When the Bough Breaks is a documentary about post-partum depression and it comes first and only to Showmax.

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What to watch on Showmax Kenya this weekend – 4 May

Here are all the new series, movies, kids’ shows and documentaries that arrived on Showmax Kenya this week.

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What to watch on Showmax SA this weekend – 4 May

We have more First and Exclusive shows incoming! Here are all the new series, movies, kids’ shows and documentaries to watch on Showmax this week.

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Kim Dotcom – the man who got between America and its money

Find out how the internet wizard-hacker made his millions by watching the documentary on Showmax.

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What to watch on Showmax KE this weekend: 27 April

With three incredible new documentaries having been added to the Showmax platform this week, plus three binge-worthy international series and a bumper crop of fun movies, your weekend is shaping up to be a binge-fest of note.

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What to watch on Showmax SA this weekend: 27 April

Series, movies and documentaries to stream to make your long weekend extra-sweet.

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What is Bitcoin, and why should I care?

You will never see a market like this again in your lifetime. And you’re not too late. Start watching The Rise and Rise of Bitcoin on Showmax right now.

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Everything coming to Showmax in May

We can’t wait for the extended, uncensored version of the Roast of Somizi. We also have more series that are First and Only on Showmax plus loads of brilliant movies, documentaries, and kids shows. Here’s everything coming to Showmax in May.

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What to watch on Showmax SA this weekend: 20 April

Looking for something new to watch? Here are all the series, movies, kids’ shows and documentaries that have come to Showmax.

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What to watch on Showmax KE this weekend – 13 April

Looking for something to watch this weekend? We’ve got great new series, movies, kids’ shows and documentaries that just came to Showmax.

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What to watch on Showmax SA this weekend – 13 April

We’ve got Marvel’s Runaways which is First and Only on Showmax plus loads of great series and movies that have been added this week.

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