female directed favorites

  • Mikey and Nicky
  • First Cow
  • Landline
  • On the Rocks
  • Whip It
  • Lords of Dogtown
  • In the Cut
  • Wendy and Lucy
  • Cléo from 5 to 7
  • Little Women
  • One Night in Miami...
  • Old Joy
  • American Honey
  • You Were Never Really Here
  • Pariah
  • The Piano
  • Never Rarely Sometimes Always
  • Lady Bird
  • Little Miss Sunshine
  • The Ascent
  • Somewhere
  • Nomadland
  • Raw
  • Strange Weather
  • The Matrix
  • Lingua Franca
  • Skate Kitchen
  • A New Leaf
  • Twilight
  • But I'm a Cheerleader
  • Kajillionaire
  • Faces Places
  • Bound
  • Mustang
  • Can You Ever Forgive Me?
  • Girlfriends
  • Portrait of a Lady on Fire
  • City of God
  • Real Women Have Curves
  • Cameraperson
  • Desert Hearts
  • The Watermelon Woman
  • Shiva Baby
  • Ishtar
  • Slums of Beverly Hills
  • The Light of the Moon
  • Jennifer's Body
  • The Assistant
  • One Sings, the Other Doesn't
  • Wanda
  • A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night
  • The Rider
  • Sugar & Spice
  • Meshes of the Afternoon
  • Clueless
  • Lovesong
  • Mur Murs
  • Outside In
  • High Life
  • Miss Juneteenth
  • Birds of Prey (and the Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn)
  • Private Life
  • Electrick Children
  • Sun Don't Shine
  • The Diary of a Teenage Girl
  • Saving Face
  • We Go Way Back
  • Certain Women
  • Blockers
  • U.S. Go Home
  • Dick Johnson Is Dead
  • The Parent Trap
  • Along the Coast
  • Girlhood
  • The Farewell
  • Obvious Child
  • The To Do List
  • Sleepless in Seattle
  • Dyketactics
  • Songs My Brothers Taught Me
  • When I Get Home
  • American Psycho
  • Documenteur
  • Laggies
  • The Slumber Party Massacre
  • Night Moves
  • The Heartbreak Kid
  • Little Woods
  • Elena
  • Nancy
  • Salut les Cubains
  • Mickey and the Bear
  • La tendresse