female directors

Film

why you should watch ‘booksmart’ this weekend

"Don’t give studios an excuse not to green-light movies made by and about women," tweeted director Olivia Wilde.
Claudia Paterson
5.31.19
Film

12 female-directed films to watch

The Oscars unsurprisingly left out women in its nominations, but you don’t have to.
Molly Gillis
1.24.19
Culture

seven summer stories told through the female lens

When the sun gets a bit much, retreat inside with these female-directed films to keep the summer love churning.
TABITHA DENHOLM
6.8.18
News

drew barrymore is making a horror series written and directed by women

Black Rose Anthology will focus on “guilt, jealousy, repression, paranoia, insanity, sexual obsession and survival”.
Georgie Wright
9.4.17
Film

10 female-directed films you need to see now

Women direct just 7% of films, and they are disproportionately good.
Evelyn Wang
8.31.17
Music

where were all the female directors at the vmas?

Here are 2017’s underrated music videos -- directed by women -- that should’ve made the cut.
Rooney Elmi
8.30.17
Film

5 unmissable female-directed documentaries from 2017

Take a look through the female-directed documentaries you have to see this year.
Alexandra Pollard
7.20.17
News

female directors are finally on the rise at major film festivals

While it's good news ahead of festival season, there is still a lot more work to be done.
Isabelle Hellyer
5.22.17
Film

5 first-time female directors to discover at tribeca film festival

This year’s Tribeca Film Festival belongs to the female directors breaking onto the feature-film scene for the first time. Here’s what to catch, from Katie Holmes’ directorial debut to Jenny Gage’s hotly tipped portrait of teenage girls coming of age...
Blair Cannon
4.13.16
Film

celebrating the new female voices in cinema

On International Women’s Day, we look to the women shattering the film industry’s glass ceiling.
Colin Crummy
3.8.16
Culture

5 female directors to watch at tribeca

This year, the NYC film festival features over 30 female directors — more than ever before — and here’s who we’re tipping.
i-D Staff
Alice Newell-Hanson
4.15.15
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