Sight & Sound's The Female Gaze: 100 Overlooked Films Directed by Women

Presented in their October 2015 issue. If you like this list and are looking for more underseen women's cinema, check out this mega list of all the films voted for in BBC Culture’s poll of the greatest films directed by women.

  • The Girl Spy Before Vicksburg
  • Suspense.
  • The Ocean Waif
  • The Girl in Tails
  • The Seashell and the Clergyman
  • Knowing Men
  • Merrily We Go to Hell
  • Nobody's Wife
  • Golden Gate Girls
  • Homes for the People
  • The Happy Family
  • The Last Stage
  • Death Is a Caress
  • Outrage
  • Streetwalker
  • The Stranger Left No Card
  • Forever a Woman
  • Together
  • A Portrait of Ga
  • Hitch-Hike
  • Sparrows Can't Sing
  • El camino
  • The Enchanted Desna
  • Wings
  • Wanda
  • Brief Encounters
  • A Very Curious Girl
  • I Am Somebody
  • The Arch
  • The Velvet Vampire
  • Vincent the Dutchman
  • Year of the Woman
  • Sambizanga
  • One Way or Another
  • Adoption
  • A Real Young Girl
  • Hester Street
  • Letter from My Village
  • Mikey and Nicky
  • The Sealed Soil
  • The Nouba of the Women of Mount Chenoa
  • Girlfriends
  • The Crime of Cuenca
  • The Song of the Shirt
  • Demon Lover Diary
  • Liten Ida
  • The Loveless
  • The Skin
  • 36 Chowringhee Lane
  • Will
  • Losing Ground
  • Marianne and Juliane
  • A Question of Silence
  • The Slumber Party Massacre
  • Sugar Cane Alley
  • Angry Harvest
  • Desert Hearts
  • Hour of the Star
  • Vertiges
  • Oriana
  • Pestonjee
  • Woman Demon Human
  • The Black Dog
  • Celia
  • Pet Sematary
  • Mirror Mirror
  • Daughters of the Dust
  • An Angel at My Table
  • Proof
  • Queen of Diamonds
  • The Party: Nature Morte
  • Gas Food Lodging
  • Poison Ivy
  • Wildwood, NJ
  • Priest
  • The Silences of the Palace
  • Elle
  • Carmen Miranda: Bananas Is My Business
  • The Apple
  • Welcome II the Terrordome
  • Bastard Out of Carolina
  • Kissed
  • The Watermelon Woman
  • Will It Snow for Christmas?
  • Out of Phoenix Bridge
  • Eve's Bayou
  • Martha... Martha
  • But I'm a Cheerleader
  • The Hat
  • The Day I Became a Woman
  • Happy Man
  • Chico
  • I-San Special
  • She's One of Us
  • Tarahumaras 78
  • Living Together
  • Tutuguri: Tarahumaras 79
  • Los Pintos - Tarahumaras 82
  • Day Night Day Night
  • German + Rain