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Films Directed by Women

Check out the official top 100 narrative feature films by women directors list

FAQ (please read before commenting)

1) Why is [movie by male director] on here?
In most cases (Slumdog Millionaire, The Act of Killing, Out 1, Bela Tarr's movies) there's a female co-director who isn't credited everywhere, sometimes (Lego Movie 2) they were originally credited as co-director and the credit was later changed to something else. Most of the time it's explained somewhere in the comments but of course it's possible that I accidentally added something that shouldn't be on here.
2) Why is [movie by trans director] on here?
Trans women are women, if they made a movie before they came out as trans women I gonna…

There are 49 films in this list released in the 1940s.

  • Gigi
  • Not Wanted
  • Never Fear
  • Gaiety George
  • First Comes Courage
  • Death Is a Caress
  • Dance, Girl, Dance
  • The Lost People
  • Victory in the Ukraine and the Expulsion of the Germans from the Boundaries of the Ukrainian Soviet Earth
  • The Last Stage
  • The Way We Live
  • Les malheurs de Sophie
  • Cinderella
  • Slippers
  • Red Meadows
  • Murder Melody
  • Derailed
  • The Viking Watch of the Danish Seaman
  • Besættelse
  • A Gentleman in Top Hat and Tails
  • Drama på slottet
  • Wedding Night
  • Teatertosset
  • We Want a Child
  • Frk. Vildkat
  • Frk. Kirkemus
  • Hr. Petit
  • De kloge og vi gale
  • Saa mødes vi hos Tove
  • En ganske almindelig pige
  • Det gælder os alle
  • Stjerneskud
  • Kriminalassistent Bloch
  • En ny dag gryer
  • Moster fra Mols
  • Familien Olsen
  • Naar katten er ude
  • Elly Petersen
  • Det brændende spørgsmaal
  • Pas paa svinget i Solby
  • Tag til Rønneby kro
  • I Love Another
  • Panik i familien
  • Tror du jeg er født i gaar?
  • Hans Onsdags-Veninde
  • Affæren Birte
  • Onsdagsväninnan
  • Children of the World
  • Lola Casanova