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Coming of Age Films Directed by Women that aren't Edge of 17, Lady Bird, or Booksmart

13 films

....and they're all better than them, too (imo!). Not only that: they star women characters from varying backgrounds and socioeconomic…

  • 10,000 km
  • The 15 Year Old Girl
  • 31 Days
  • 4 Little Girls
  • 8 Women

Cinematography By Women

187 films

Cinematography is one of the most male-dominated roles in filmmaking. Not only that, 2017 was the very first year in…

  • Magnolia
  • Boogie Nights
  • Phantom Thread
  • Punch-Drunk Love
  • The Master

Paul Thomas Anderson

8 films

My all-time favorite male director. I’ve been a fan since 2002. 

It’s so difficult for me to rank his work…

  • Tales from the Crypt: Demon Knight
  • Gothika
  • Sugar Hill
  • The Girl with All the Gifts
  • The Blood of Jesus

31 Horror Movies Starring Black Women

31 films

Halloween Challenge for the month of October taken from this article by Graveyard Shift Sisters.

Gonna do my best to…

  • 500 Years
  • A United Kingdom
  • Ascent
  • Axolotl Overkill
  • Band Aid

Directed and/or Shot By Women: 2017

85 films

Films to be released in 2017 (USA) that have a woman director, cinematographer, or both. Includes collaborations. (The notes name…

  • The Double Life of Véronique
  • Revolutionary Road
  • Carol
  • Collateral
  • The Master


40 films

Regardless of whether I love the overall film, I'm always able to appreciate great cinematography—which is probably my personal favorite…

  • The Master
  • Carol
  • Cameraperson
  • Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind
  • Revolutionary Road

Top 25 of the 21st Century

25 films

25 of my favorite films from the 21st century.

*loosely* ranked.

only one per director tho!

  • A Streetcar Named Desire
  • White Oleander
  • Magnolia
  • Chicago
  • Revolutionary Road

Fictional Female Leads

37 films

Letterboxd Showdown: "Wonder Women"

My favorite original and adapted women characters on film! Unranked. See the notes for names.


  • The Fits
  • Raw
  • Je, Tu, Il, Elle
  • Cameraperson
  • Mustang

Most Remarkable Debuts

22 films

For the first Letterboxd Showdown: most impressive feature-length film debuts.

I don't necessarily *love* all these films (though most of…

  • Selma
  • A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night
  • Waitress
  • Ride
  • Frida

52 Films By Women (2016)

52 films

All the films I've watched for my 2016 #52FilmsByWomen challenge, listed in the order of viewing. There are some repeat…