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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 73 films in this list released in the 2020s.

  • A Fall from Grace
  • The Nightingale
  • The Bell Jar
  • The Fortress
  • The Rhythm Section
  • The Turning
  • White Plastic Sky
  • The Surf
  • Of Unwanted Things and People
  • Even Mice Belong in Heaven
  • Mulan
  • Charlatan
  • The Tango of the Widower
  • Promising Young Woman
  • The 40-Year-Old Version
  • Acasa, My Home
  • Aggie
  • Amulet
  • Birds of Prey (And the Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn)
  • Black Widow
  • Boys State
  • Candyman
  • Charter
  • Chhapaak
  • Code for Bias
  • Come Away
  • Covers
  • Crip Camp
  • Dick Johnson Is Dead
  • The Earth Is Blue as an Orange
  • Emma
  • Eternals
  • Farewell Amor
  • The Fight
  • The Glorias
  • The Go-Go's
  • Happiest Season
  • Herself
  • High Tide
  • Influence
  • Into the Deep
  • JUMBO
  • Kajillionaire
  • La Leyenda Negra
  • The Last Thing He Wanted
  • Miss Juneteenth
  • Misbehaviour
  • Luxor
  • Lost Girls
  • The Mole Agent
  • The Roads Not Taken
  • Mucho Mucho Amor
  • Never, Rarely, Sometimes, Always
  • Panga
  • The One and Only Ivan
  • Once Upon A Time in Venezuela
  • Okavango: River of Dreams
  • Non Distinguishing Features
  • The Photograph
  • Praise This
  • Relic
  • Respect
  • Run Sweetheart Run
  • Saudi Runaway
  • Save Yourselves!
  • Shirley
  • A Thousand Cuts
  • Worth
  • Wonder Woman 1984
  • Wander Darkly
  • Us Kids
  • Untitled Kirby Dick/Amy Ziering Film
  • Zola