• 11/8/16 (2017)


Release Date: November 3rd, 2017

DVD Release Date: March 20th, 2018

Not Yet Rated |1 hr 44 min

Plot Summary

American citizens in more than 25 states are followed as they set out on the morning of the presidential election, throughout the course of the day, until the polls close in the evening and the results are revealed.

Director: Daniel Junge , Eugene Jarecki , Martha Shane , Yung Chang , Petra Epperlein , Vikram Gandhi , Alma Har'el , Duane Andersen

Genres: Documentary

Production Co: Cinetic Media, The Orchard

Ratings & Reviews

  • 70
    Sheri LindenThe Hollywood Reporter

    The huge political and social divide is in full evidence, but the strength of the doc is that it shows that those sides aren't as monolithic as the red and blue blocks on electoral maps suggest. show more

  • 50
    Keith WatsonSlant Magazine

    Too often, the documentary’s highly calibrated curation reduces its subjects to mere demographic representations. show more

  • 85
    Todd GilchristTheWrap

    People who wake up each morning dreading what President Trump has said or done the previous night may not want to revisit the emotional rollercoaster of Election Day 2016, but 11/8/16 nevertheless provides a fascinating portrait of the country’s mood, filtered through the real-time reactions of a cross-section of Americans with various political affiliations. show more

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