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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…

  • Nora Roberts' Tribute
  • Electrick Children
  • Marie Antoinette
  • Welcome to Me
  • Treeless Mountain
  • I Believe in Unicorns
  • Fruit Punch
  • Slaves to the Underground
  • Passerby #3
  • Fort Tilden
  • The Piano
  • Coin Heist
  • A Fish in the Bathtub
  • Edge
  • Awakenings
  • Home from Home
  • Olive Kitteridge
  • Look Who's Talking
  • Look Who's Talking Too
  • Mamma Mia!
  • On a Clear Day
  • Ain't No Tomorrows
  • Blackboards
  • Saving Face
  • The Wild Chicks
  • Hot Pursuit
  • Carrie Pilby
  • Night and Fog
  • Guinevere
  • Valley Girl
  • My Sucky Teen Romance
  • Nahid
  • Challat of Tunis
  • LelleBelle
  • Red Persimmons
  • Snow
  • Never Forever
  • Gone Is the One Who Held Me the Dearest in the World
  • American Splendor
  • The Woods Dreams Are Made of
  • Glasses
  • Moonlight & Mistletoe
  • Lea to the Rescue
  • Second Class Citizens
  • Adult Life Skills
  • Waitress
  • Africa United
  • Walking and Talking
  • Committed
  • The Last Cowboy
  • Requirements to Be a Normal Person
  • Marseille
  • Wanderlust
  • Ala Modalaindi
  • The Kid & I
  • Yeast
  • 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
  • The 24 Hour Woman
  • 0.5 mm
  • Care
  • The Men's Room
  • Barrage
  • An Education
  • Hannah Arendt
  • Leaving
  • XXY
  • Italian for Beginners
  • Riding the Bus with My Sister
  • The Farm: Angola, USA
  • Grbavica: The Land of My Dreams
  • The Preacher's Wife
  • Zona Norte
  • A United Kingdom
  • L'Hypothèse du Mokélé M'Bembé
  • The Poker House
  • Am I Beautiful?
  • My Reincarnation
  • Shoot the Messenger
  • Gulîstan, Land of Roses
  • The Last Women Standing
  • Shara
  • Beirut: The Last Home Movie
  • Your Sister's Sister
  • Lost Persons Area
  • Panelstory or Birth of a Community
  • The Dressmaker
  • 9×10 Ninety
  • Fly, Penguin
  • Running from Crazy
  • Imagine
  • Sense8: A Christmas Special