Girlhood Revisited: Women's Coming-of-Age Films

A chronological roundup of women's coming-of-age movies written and/or directed by women. Starts from the silent era and goes all the way up through today.

There are 28 fantasy films in this list.

  • The Poor Little Rich Girl
  • Windy Day
  • Happy Magic
  • The Girl on the Broomstick
  • Donkey's Hide
  • The Worst Witch
  • She Has a Broom, He Has a Black Hat
  • The Squirrel and the Magic Shell
  • Teen Witch
  • Celia
  • The Secret Garden
  • Heavenly Creatures
  • Bear's Kiss
  • Ella Enchanted
  • The Lovely Bones
  • The Sleeping Beauty
  • Kiki's Delivery Service
  • Girl Asleep
  • The Lure
  • Before I Fall
  • Blue My Mind
  • Tigers Are Not Afraid
  • Little
  • The Snow Maiden
  • Mermaid
  • Wansapanataym The Movie
  • Wish
  • Willy/Milly