Directed by Women

This list is for movies, shorts, or mini-series directed or co-directed by women. Recs welcome!

Be sure to check out my Written by Women list: boxd.it/2tHvS

And if this list is too overwhelming, you can sort by genre, release date, rating, year, popularity, etc.

Of interest: letterboxd.com/film/half-the-picture/
letterboxd.com/film/the-4-films-gender-problem/
letterboxd.com/film/be-natural/
letterboxd.com/film/the-lost-garden-the-life-and-cinema-of-alice-guy-blache/
www.letterboxd.com/film/women-behind-the-camera/
www.letterboxd.com/film/shooting-women/
letterboxd.com/film/sisters-in-cinema/

  • Viceroy's House
  • Mr. Roosevelt
  • Black Field
  • The Wedding Party
  • Marie Antoinette
  • Bombshell: The Hedy Lamarr Story
  • Battle of the Sexes
  • Zero Dark Thirty
  • The Breadwinner
  • Novitiate
  • The Polka King
  • Furlough
  • Meditation Park
  • Naturally Native
  • The Boy Downstairs
  • Water & Power: A California Heist
  • Dare to Be Wild
  • You Were Never Really Here
  • The Tiger Hunter
  • I Feel Pretty
  • 20 Weeks
  • Atomic Homefront
  • Bao
  • Set It Up
  • Woman Walks Ahead
  • Paper Year
  • The Year of Spectacular Men
  • Leave No Trace
  • A Wrinkle in Time
  • Outside In
  • Like Father
  • All the Queen's Horses
  • To All the Boys I've Loved Before
  • Enough Said
  • Reversing Roe
  • Nappily Ever After
  • Private Life
  • The Kindergarten Teacher
  • The Miseducation of Cameron Post
  • Been So Long
  • Skate Kitchen
  • Dumplin'
  • Fits and Starts
  • Bird Box
  • Stories We Tell
  • 52 Tuesdays
  • Smoke That Travels
  • Chicken People
  • Cairo Time
  • Miss You Already
  • The Intervention
  • Toni Erdmann
  • Mr. Morgan's Last Love
  • Queen of Katwe
  • Deep Impact
  • On the Basis of Sex
  • The Peacemaker
  • Elvis & Nixon
  • Suffragette
  • The Innocents
  • Learning to Drive
  • 100 Years
  • Hateship Loveship
  • Whip It
  • Enlighten Us: The Rise and Fall of James Arthur Ray
  • Noodles
  • Cargo
  • Life Partners
  • GTFO: Get The F&#% Out
  • Filth and Wisdom
  • W.E.
  • My Brooklyn
  • Political Animals
  • The Love Witch
  • It Had to Be You
  • Appropriate Behavior
  • Saving Face
  • About Scout
  • From This Day Forward
  • Memory Box
  • 4.1 Miles
  • Fire
  • Earth
  • Water
  • Persepolis
  • Despite the Gods
  • American Commune
  • 2 Days in Paris
  • 2 Days in New York
  • The Voices
  • Namour
  • Deidra & Laney Rob a Train
  • Paris Is Burning
  • The Rain Collector
  • Bare
  • Advanced Style
  • Indie Game: The Movie
  • Mississippi Damned
  • To Walk Invisible
  • After the Wedding