By: Monique Espino
The pandemic has got us binge-watching almost everything on Netflix. If you’ve exhausted all options on series and movies on the platform, then why not take a break from fictional works and learn something new about real-life people and cultures? Here are SEA Wave’s High Five Southeast Asian documentaries you can watch on Netflix.
“Hope Frozen: A Quest to Live Twice” (Thailand)
“Islands of Faith” (Indonesia)
“Sunday Beauty Queen” (Philippines)
“The Skin We Wear” (Singapore and Vietnam)
Street Food: Asia (Thailand, Indonesia, Singapore, Philippines, Vietnam)
Time to grab a snack and get back to Netflix and chilling. If you know other interesting Southeast Asian documentaries that didn’t make the list, share them with us in the comments below. Happy binge watching!