Written by Women

This list is for scripts or source material written or co-written by women. Recs welcome!

Of interest: letterboxd.com/film/without-lying-down-frances-marion-and-the-power-of-women-in-hollywood/

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  • Meditation Park
  • Naturally Native
  • The Boy Downstairs
  • Dare to Be Wild
  • You Were Never Really Here
  • The Tiger Hunter
  • I Feel Pretty
  • 20 Weeks
  • Bao
  • Set It Up
  • Hidden Figures
  • 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
  • Skate Kitchen
  • Dumplin'
  • Fits and Starts
  • Stories We Tell
  • 52 Tuesdays
  • Cairo Time
  • Miss You Already
  • The Intervention
  • Toni Erdmann
  • Mr. Morgan's Last Love
  • Suffragette
  • The Innocents
  • Learning to Drive
  • Hateship Loveship
  • Whip It
  • Noodles
  • Cargo
  • Life Partners
  • GTFO: Get The F&#% Out
  • Filth and Wisdom
  • W.E.
  • My Brooklyn
  • The Love Witch
  • It Had to Be You
  • Appropriate Behavior
  • Saving Face
  • About Scout
  • Memory Box
  • Fire
  • Earth
  • Water
  • Persepolis
  • 2 Days in Paris
  • 2 Days in New York
  • Namour
  • Deidra & Laney Rob a Train
  • The Rain Collector
  • Bare
  • Advanced Style
  • Mississippi Damned
  • To Walk Invisible
  • After the Wedding
  • Grace of My Heart
  • Yellow Fever
  • Yellow Fever
  • Packed In A Trunk: The Lost Art of Edith Lake Wilkinson
  • Monster
  • Black Widows
  • The Zookeeper's Wife
  • Paris Can Wait
  • Half the Sky: Turning Oppression Into Opportunity for Women Worldwide
  • Losing Sight of Shore
  • Beasts of the Southern Wild
  • The Levelling
  • Sophie and the Rising Sun
  • Strange Weather
  • Megan Leavey
  • Points of Origin
  • All We Had
  • Connie and Carla
  • Sleeping with Other People
  • Their Finest
  • As I Open My Eyes
  • Foreign Letters
  • Red Road
  • Tell It to the Bees
  • Wasp
  • White Material
  • High Life
  • Let the Sunshine In
  • Sweetie
  • Bright Star
  • An Angel at My Table
  • Losing Ground
  • Hector and the Search for Happiness