30 Films about Adoption - #DirectedbyWomen

Here's a list of 30 films about adoption to help film lovers dive in to participate in the 7th annual #DirectedbyWomen Worldwide Film Viewing Party, which runs throughout the month of September. This global celebration is D-I-Y. You get to choose how you want to celebrate. Solo Celebrations, House Parties, Twitter Chats, Community Screenings, Festivals, Panels, etc. etc. etc. What would you like to do?

Criteria for participation in the #DirectedbyWomen Worldwide Film Viewing Party: Activities focus on films by women directors, respect intellectual property rights, and are celebratory in nature. #DirectedbyWomen is a mixed gender community open to EVERYONE who wants to explore, celebrate and enjoy films by women directors.

I can't wait to celebrate with you.


  • Adoption
  • The Baby Dance
  • The Bigamist
  • A Brand New Life
  • Cousins
  • The David Dance
  • EGG
  • Gas Food Lodging
  • Grantham and Rose
  • In Safe Hands
  • Kung Fu Panda 2
  • Lovely & Amazing
  • The Man Who Cried
  • Not Wanted
  • The One and Only
  • Private Life
  • The Return
  • Rose Plays Julie
  • Sarah and Son
  • The Secret Garden
  • Simon & the Oaks
  • Sinners
  • Summerland
  • Thi Mai
  • Then She Found Me
  • Tie a Yellow Ribbon
  • To the Moon and Back
  • True Mothers
  • The Waiting City
  • Wuthering Heights