Female Screenwriters

An attempt to compile a list of all known films written by women.

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  • Another Earth
  • The East
  • Sound of My Voice
  • The Wind
  • Camille
  • Dinner at Eight
  • The Champ
  • Anna Christie
  • The Big House
  • Min and Bill
  • Stella Maris
  • The Toll of the Sea
  • Their Own Desire
  • Emma
  • The Winning of Barbara Worth
  • The Prizefighter and the Lady
  • The Secret Six
  • Love
  • Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm
  • Riffraff
  • Let Us Be Gay
  • The Love Light
  • Love from a Stranger
  • The Rogue Song
  • Humoresque
  • Mr. Wu
  • Blondie of the Follies
  • Green Hell
  • Cynara
  • M'Liss
  • Johanna Enlists
  • The Lady
  • The Awakening
  • Back Pay
  • The Nth Commandment
  • The Masks of the Devil
  • Tillie Wakes Up
  • Anne of Green Gables
  • The First Year
  • The Restless Sex
  • How Could You, Jean?
  • Paris at Midnight
  • Captain Kidd, Jr.
  • Just Around the Corner
  • Potash and Perlmutter
  • A Woman's Way
  • In Hollywood with Potash and Perlmutter
  • The Famous Mrs. Fair
  • The Hidden Scar
  • The Revolt
  • The Rise of Susan
  • The Tough Guy
  • The Web of Desire
  • Through the Dark
  • Gentlemen Prefer Blondes
  • Intolerance: Love's Struggle Throughout the Ages
  • The Women
  • The Musketeers of Pig Alley
  • San Francisco
  • Red-Headed Woman
  • Blossoms in the Dust
  • The Mystery of the Leaping Fish
  • Midnight Mary
  • Hold Your Man
  • Saratoga
  • The Girl from Missouri
  • Susan and God
  • Wild and Woolly
  • When Ladies Meet
  • They Met in Bombay
  • Gentlemen Marry Brunettes
  • The Barbarian
  • I Married an Angel
  • The Half-Breed
  • Mama Steps Out
  • Biography of a Bachelor Girl
  • Reaching for the Moon
  • In Again, Out Again
  • Getting Mary Married
  • Social Register
  • Gentlemen Prefer Blondes
  • The Children Pay
  • Ex-Bad Boy
  • Under the Top
  • The Empire Strikes Back
  • The Big Sleep
  • The Long Goodbye
  • Rio Bravo
  • El Dorado
  • Hatari!
  • Rio Lobo
  • The Vampire's Ghost
  • The Stranger Came Home
  • Gold of the Seven Saints
  • Crime Doctor's Man Hunt
  • Beau Travail
  • Bastards
  • Trouble Every Day
  • White Material
  • 35 Shots of Rum