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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 2,955 dramatic films in this list.

  • Somersault
  • Ascent
  • Looping
  • From a Whisper
  • Love Is the Beginning of All Terror
  • The Story of Woo Viet
  • Yelling To The Sky
  • The Long Silence
  • The Hairdresser
  • Madame Bovary
  • He Loves Me… He Loves Me Not
  • The Third Miracle
  • Pariah
  • Seduction: The Cruel Woman
  • Her Story
  • We Need to Talk About Kevin
  • My Life Without Me
  • Rough Night
  • The Fits
  • Hyouka: Forbidden Secrets
  • Axolotl Overkill
  • Baise-moi
  • Behind the Camera: The Unauthorized Story of Charlie's Angels
  • Clip
  • Baden Baden
  • God's Offices
  • Virtual Love
  • Seeing Is Believing
  • Longshot
  • An American Girl: Chrissa Stands Strong
  • Old Boyfriends
  • Erotique
  • Antigone
  • The Pretty One
  • Let the Sunshine In
  • Me and You and Everyone We Know
  • Bliss
  • 99€ Films
  • The Adolescent
  • The Guest
  • 6 Years
  • A Soap
  • The Year of Spectacular Men
  • Big Girls Don't Cry... They Get Even
  • Palo Alto
  • Raw
  • Funny Bunny
  • The Meddler
  • Miss Stevens
  • Traps
  • A Man in Love
  • Close-Knit
  • One Million Yen Girl
  • Beyond Good and Evil
  • Nora Roberts' Tribute
  • Electrick Children
  • Marie Antoinette
  • Welcome to Me
  • Treeless Mountain
  • I Believe in Unicorns
  • Slaves to the Underground
  • Passerby #3
  • The Piano
  • Awakenings
  • Olive Kitteridge
  • On a Clear Day
  • Ain't No Tomorrows
  • Blackboards
  • Night and Fog
  • Guinevere
  • Nahid
  • Snow
  • Never Forever
  • Gone Is the One Who Held Me the Dearest in the World
  • American Splendor
  • Glasses
  • Moonlight & Mistletoe
  • Second Class Citizens
  • Adult Life Skills
  • Africa United
  • Walking and Talking
  • Committed
  • The Last Cowboy
  • Marseille
  • Ala Modalaindi
  • A Tale of Three Cities
  • Where Are You? I’m Here
  • My Year Without Sex
  • Yosemite
  • Once Upon a Time
  • Sky Captain
  • The Savages
  • Beyond Dreams
  • Dear Frankie
  • The Long Excuse
  • 0.5 mm
  • Care
  • The Men's Room
  • Barrage
  • An Education