This list of documentaries about anorexia and eating disorders has been ranked by the most memorable documentaries about body issues and the disorders they can inflict. But what are the most powerful bulimia and anorexia documentary about eating disorders? Vote up the documentaries that you feel handle the subject matter in the most responsible way.
As you vote, the order of the list will be change to see which documentary about eating disorders viewers think is the best. Not all eating disorder documentaries focus on avoiding food, there are also compulsive overeating documentaries as well. This list currently includes titles such as Killing Us Softly, Dying to Be Thin, and Thin.
Documentaries are nonfiction and made with the intention of displaying reality for historical purposes and to educate viewers. Most documentaries are driven by independent filmmakers and those passionate about the topics they are portraying. Vote up the eating disorder documentaries that you think others should watch.
Actors: Shelly Guillory, Brittany Robinson, Alisa Williams
I'm a Boy Anorexic
Dying to Be Thin
For the Love of NancyPaul Schneider
Actors: Mark-Paul Gosselaar, Tracey Gold, Jill Clayburgh, Enuka Okuma, William Devane
The Karen Carpenter StoryJoseph Sargent, Richard Carpenter
Actors: Louise Fletcher, Cynthia Gibb, Peter Michael Goetz, Scott Burkholder, Mitchell Anderson
Actors: Wendie Malick, Amy Jo Johnson, Cathy Rigby, Brett Cullen, Ray Baker
Actors: Ed Asner, Mackenzie Phillips, Meredith Baxter, Shari Belafonte, Ben Masters
Actors: Christina Hendricks, Barbara Hershey, Susan May Pratt, John Getz, Briony Glassco
Actors: Jennifer Jason Leigh, Charles Dunning, Eva Marie Saint
Actors: Kimberly McCullough, Mary-Margaret Humes
BallerinaMarie Epstein, Jean Benoit-Lévy
Actors: Mia Slavenska, Mady Berry, Yvette Chauviré
Actors: Yū Aoi, Yuki Uchida, Hideaki Anno, Satoshi Tsumabuki, Ryō
Shadows and LiesJay Anania
Actors: James Franco, Josh Lucas, Julianne Nicholson, Martin Donovan, Ian Kahn
Actors: James Colquhoun, James Caitlin, Nick Bolton, Carla Nirella, Joe Gaudet