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Written by Women

This list is for scripts or source material written or co-written by women. Recs welcome!

Of interest: letterboxd.com/film/without-lying-down-frances-marion-and-the-power-of-women-in-hollywood/

letterboxd.com/film/tales-from-the-script/

There are 4,811 films in this list released in the 2010s.

  • When They See Us

    1

  • Over the Garden Wall

    2

  • National Theatre Live: Fleabag

    3

  • Nathan for You: Finding Frances

    5

  • Big Little Lies

    7

  • Gentleman Jack

    8

  • Ride

    11

  • Portrait of a Lady on Fire

    12

  • Cosmos: A SpaceTime Odyssey

    14

  • The Handmaiden

    15

  • Sharp Objects

    16

  • Homecoming: A Film by Beyoncé

    19

  • Taylor Swift: Reputation Stadium Tour

    21

  • Unbelievable

    23

  • Hannah Gadsby: Nanette

    27

  • Lemonade

    30

  • The Haunting

    33

  • Kitbull

    36

  • Dirty Computer

    39

  • The Farewell

    41

  • Olive Kitteridge

    43

  • Taylor Swift: Speak Now

    44

  • The Second Mother

    46

  • Taylor Swift: The 1989 World Tour - Live

    49

  • Change Your Mind

    50

  • Indecent

    51

  • Before Midnight

    56

  • 13th

    58

  • Martírio

    60

  • Brazilian Holocaust

    63

  • Who Killed Eloá?

    64

  • Hope

    65

  • The Tale of the Princess Kaguya

    70

  • The Favourite

    77

  • Room

    81

  • In a Heartbeat

    82

  • Faces Places

    84

  • Stranger Things

    87

  • The Salt of the Earth

    88

  • Elena

    90

  • Adventure Time: Islands

    100

  • Cameraperson

    107

  • Winter Sleep

    110

  • A Silent Voice

    111

  • Burning

    112

  • Ode to Nothing

    113

  • Wolf Children

    114

  • Once Upon a Time in Anatolia

    119

  • Lady Bird

    121

  • Capernaum

    124

  • Booksmart

    125

  • Leading Lady Parts

    127

  • Mustang

    128

  • System Crasher

    132

  • Horror Noire: A History of Black Horror

    134

  • Gone Girl

    136

  • Brené Brown: The Call to Courage

    137

  • My Life as a Zucchini

    138

  • Certified Copy

    139

  • Three Girls

    141

  • 27 Steps of May

    142

  • Carol

    146

  • Making a Murderer

    152

  • The Silence of Others

    155

  • Tower

    157

  • Jojo Rabbit

    160

  • Alias Grace

    161

  • Inside Out

    163

  • Guaxuma

    167

  • Maniac

    169

  • Wolf Hall

    170

  • Son of Saul

    172

  • Auto de Resistência

    183

  • Bee and PuppyCat

    186

  • Steven Universe: The Movie

    188

  • Gett: The Trial of Viviane Amsalem

    190

  • Tropico

    192

  • The Kingdom of Dreams and Madness

    193

  • Invisible Life

    195

  • KBELA

    198

  • Pariah

    199

  • Ernest & Celestine

    202

  • A Woman's Revenge

    204

  • Toy Story 4

    205

  • The Breadwinner

    210

  • The Edge of Democracy

    211

  • Don't Hug Me I'm Scared 6

    212

  • Liz and the Blue Bird

    217

  • Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2

    220

  • Shirkers

    221

  • The Green Book: Guide to Freedom

    223

  • Varda by Agnès

    225

  • Frances Ha

    226

  • Baseball: The Tenth Inning

    227

  • The Bisexual

    230

  • The Rider

    237

  • The Cambridge Squatter

    238

  • Two Blue Stripes

    242

  • Cemara's Family

    247

  • And Then There Were None

    249