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How Many Of These Movies By Female Directors Have You Seen?

Women have been making films for more than 100 years, but they're still startlingly outnumbered in Hollywood. Here are more than 175 movies from female filmmakers. How many have you seen?

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  1. Women have been a part of the movie industry since its earliest days — Alice Guy-Blaché directed one of the first fiction films in 1896. But female directors are still troublingly outnumbered in Hollywood, with only one of this upcoming summer's major releases, Jupiter Ascending, directed by a woman. Below are 176 of the most prominent movies directed by women, from Ida Lupino's 1950s noir The Hitch-Hiker, to Nancy Meyers's biggest romantic comedy hit, to a Disney pioneer, with no more than two per filmmaker for maximum variety. Check off every film that you've watched all the way through.
    Christina Lu

    Women have been a part of the movie industry since its earliest days — Alice Guy-Blaché directed one of the first fiction films in 1896. But female directors are still troublingly outnumbered in Hollywood, with only one of this upcoming summer's major releases, Jupiter Ascending, directed by a woman. Below are 176 of the most prominent movies directed by women, from Ida Lupino's 1950s noir The Hitch-Hiker, to Nancy Meyers's biggest romantic comedy hit, to a Disney pioneer, with no more than two per filmmaker for maximum variety. Check off every film that you've watched all the way through.

    The Cabbage Fairy (1896), by Alice Guy-Blaché
    Gaumont
    The Cabbage Fairy (1896), by Alice Guy-Blaché
    Gaumont
    Triumph of the Will (1935), by Leni Riefenstahl
    Synapse Films
    Triumph of the Will (1935), by Leni Riefenstahl
    Synapse Films
    Olympia (1938), by Leni Riefenstahl
    Criterion Collection
    Olympia (1938), by Leni Riefenstahl
    Criterion Collection
    Dance, Girl, Dance (1940), by Dorothy Arzner
    Warner Home Video
    Dance, Girl, Dance (1940), by Dorothy Arzner
    Warner Home Video
    Meshes of the Afternoon (1943), by Maya Deren (with Alexander Hammid)
    Wellspring Media
    Meshes of the Afternoon (1943), by Maya Deren (with Alexander Hammid)
    Wellspring Media
    Outrage (1950), by Ida Lupino
    Olive Films
    Outrage (1950), by Ida Lupino
    Olive Films
    The Hitch-Hiker (1953), by Ida Lupino
    Passport Video
    The Hitch-Hiker (1953), by Ida Lupino
    Passport Video
    Cléo from 5 to 7 (1962), by Agnès Varda
    Criterion Collection
    Cléo from 5 to 7 (1962), by Agnès Varda
    Criterion Collection
    The Cool World (1963), by Shirley Clarke
    Cinema V
    The Cool World (1963), by Shirley Clarke
    Cinema V
    A New Leaf (1971), by Elaine May
    Olive Films
    A New Leaf (1971), by Elaine May
    Olive Films
    The Night Porter (1974), by Liliana Cavani
    Anchor Bay Entertainment
    The Night Porter (1974), by Liliana Cavani
    Anchor Bay Entertainment
    Swept Away (1974), by Lina Wertmüller
    Koch Lorber Films
    Swept Away (1974), by Lina Wertmüller
    Koch Lorber Films
    Jeanne Dielman, 23 Quai du Commerce, 1080 Bruxelles (1975), by Chantal Akerman
    Criterion Collection
    Jeanne Dielman, 23 Quai du Commerce, 1080 Bruxelles (1975), by Chantal Akerman
    Criterion Collection
    Seven Beauties (1975), by Lina Wertmüller
    Fox Lorber
    Seven Beauties (1975), by Lina Wertmüller
    Fox Lorber
    Harlan County U.S.A. (1976), by Barbara Kopple
    Cinema 5 Distributing
    Harlan County U.S.A. (1976), by Barbara Kopple
    Cinema 5 Distributing
    Rabbit Test (1978), by Joan Rivers
    RCA/Columbia Pictures Home Video
    Rabbit Test (1978), by Joan Rivers
    RCA/Columbia Pictures Home Video
    My Brilliant Career (1979), by Gillian Armstrong
    Blue Underground
    My Brilliant Career (1979), by Gillian Armstrong
    Blue Underground
    Fast Times at Ridgemont High (1982), by Amy Heckerling
    Universal Studios Home Entertainment
    Fast Times at Ridgemont High (1982), by Amy Heckerling
    Universal Studios Home Entertainment
    The Slumber Party Massacre (1982), by Amy Holden Jones
    Shout! Factory
    The Slumber Party Massacre (1982), by Amy Holden Jones
    Shout! Factory
    Yentl (1983), by Barbra Streisand
    MGM Home Entertainment
    Yentl (1983), by Barbra Streisand
    MGM Home Entertainment
    Variety (1983), by Bette Gordon
    Horizon Films
    Variety (1983), by Bette Gordon
    Horizon Films
    Born in Flames (1983), by Lizzie Borden
    Icarus Video
    Born in Flames (1983), by Lizzie Borden
    Icarus Video
    Valley Girl (1983), by Martha Coolidge
    MGM Home Entertainment
    Valley Girl (1983), by Martha Coolidge
    MGM Home Entertainment
    Vagabond (1985), by Agnès Varda
    Criterion Collection
    Vagabond (1985), by Agnès Varda
    Criterion Collection
    Real Genius (1985), by Martha Coolidge
    Columbia TriStar Home Video
    Real Genius (1985), by Martha Coolidge
    Columbia TriStar Home Video
    Desperately Seeking Susan (1985), by Susan Seidelman
    MGM/UA Home Entertainment
    Desperately Seeking Susan (1985), by Susan Seidelman
    MGM/UA Home Entertainment
    Children of a Lesser God (1986), by Randa Haines
    Paramount Home Entertainment
    Children of a Lesser God (1986), by Randa Haines
    Paramount Home Entertainment
    Ishtar (1987), by Elaine May
    Columbia Pictures
    Ishtar (1987), by Elaine May
    Columbia Pictures
    Big (1988), by Penny Marshall
    CBS/Fox
    Big (1988), by Penny Marshall
    CBS/Fox
    Pet Sematary (1989), by Mary Lambert
    Paramount Home Video
    Pet Sematary (1989), by Mary Lambert
    Paramount Home Video
    Europa Europa (1990), by Agnieszka Holland
    MGM/UA Home Entertainment
    Europa Europa (1990), by Agnieszka Holland
    MGM/UA Home Entertainment
    The Prince of Tides (1991), by Barbra Streisand
    Columbia TriStar Home Video
    The Prince of Tides (1991), by Barbra Streisand
    Columbia TriStar Home Video
    Little Man Tate (1991), by Jodie Foster
    Orion Pictures Corporation
    Little Man Tate (1991), by Jodie Foster
    Orion Pictures Corporation
    Point Break (1991), by Kathryn Bigelow
    Warner Home Video
    Point Break (1991), by Kathryn Bigelow
    Warner Home Video
    Gas, Food Lodging (1992), by Allison Anders
    Columbia TriStar Home Video
    Gas, Food Lodging (1992), by Allison Anders
    Columbia TriStar Home Video
    Wayne's World (1992), by Penelope Spheeris
    Paramount Home Video
    Wayne's World (1992), by Penelope Spheeris
    Paramount Home Video
    A League of Their Own (1992), by Penny Marshall
    Sony Pictures Home Entertainment
    A League of Their Own (1992), by Penny Marshall
    Sony Pictures Home Entertainment
    Orlando (1992), by Sally Potter
    Sony Pictures Home Entertainment
    Orlando (1992), by Sally Potter
    Sony Pictures Home Entertainment
    The Piano (1993), by Jane Campion
    Miramax Films
    The Piano (1993), by Jane Campion
    Miramax Films
    Boxing Helena (1993), by Jennifer Chambers Lynch
    MGM Home Entertainment
    Boxing Helena (1993), by Jennifer Chambers Lynch
    MGM Home Entertainment
    Sleepless in Seattle (1993), by Nora Ephron
    Sony Pictures Home Entertainment
    Sleepless in Seattle (1993), by Nora Ephron
    Sony Pictures Home Entertainment
    Black Beauty (1994), by Caroline Thompson
    Warner Home Video
    Black Beauty (1994), by Caroline Thompson
    Warner Home Video
    I Like It Like That (1994), by Darnell Martin
    Columbia Pictures
    I Like It Like That (1994), by Darnell Martin
    Columbia Pictures
    Little Women (1994), by Gillian Armstrong
    Columbia TriStar Home Video
    Little Women (1994), by Gillian Armstrong
    Columbia TriStar Home Video
    Go Fish (1994), by Rose Troche
    Evergreen Entertainment
    Go Fish (1994), by Rose Troche
    Evergreen Entertainment
    Total Eclipse (1995), by Agnieszka Holland
    New Line Home Video
    Total Eclipse (1995), by Agnieszka Holland
    New Line Home Video
    Clueless (1995), by Amy Heckerling
    Paramount Home Video
    Clueless (1995), by Amy Heckerling
    Paramount Home Video
    To Wong Foo Thanks for Everything, Julie Newmar (1995), by Beeban Kidron
    Universal Studios Home Entertainment
    To Wong Foo Thanks for Everything, Julie Newmar (1995), by Beeban Kidron
    Universal Studios Home Entertainment
    Antonia's Line (1995), by Marleen Gorris
    First Look International
    Antonia's Line (1995), by Marleen Gorris
    First Look International
    Billy Madison (1995), by Tamra Davis
    Universal Studios Home Entertainment
    Billy Madison (1995), by Tamra Davis
    Universal Studios Home Entertainment
    Fire (1996), by Deepa Mehta
    Zeitgeist Films
    Fire (1996), by Deepa Mehta
    Zeitgeist Films
    Black Sheep (1996), by Penelope Spheeris
    Paramount Home Video
    Black Sheep (1996), by Penelope Spheeris
    Paramount Home Video
    Eve's Bayou (1997), by Kasi Lemmons
    Trimark Home Video
    Eve's Bayou (1997), by Kasi Lemmons
    Trimark Home Video
    Doctor Dolittle (1998), by Betty Thomas
    20th Century Fox Home Entertainment
    Doctor Dolittle (1998), by Betty Thomas
    20th Century Fox Home Entertainment
    Deep Impact (1998), by Mimi Leder
    Paramount Home Video
    Deep Impact (1998), by Mimi Leder
    Paramount Home Video
    Slums of Beverly Hills (1998), by Tamara Jenkins
    20th Century Fox Home Entertainment
    Slums of Beverly Hills (1998), by Tamara Jenkins
    20th Century Fox Home Entertainment
    Half Baked (1998), by Tamra Davis
    Universal Studios Home Entertainment
    Half Baked (1998), by Tamra Davis
    Universal Studios Home Entertainment
    You've Got Mail (1998), by Nora Ephron
    Warner Home Video
    You've Got Mail (1998), by Nora Ephron
    Warner Home Video
    The Prince of Egypt (1998), by Brenda Chapman (with Steve Hickner and Simon Wells)
    DreamWorks Home Entertainment
    The Prince of Egypt (1998), by Brenda Chapman (with Steve Hickner and Simon Wells)
    DreamWorks Home Entertainment
    Can't Hardly Wait (1998), by Deborah Kaplan (with Harry Elfont)
    Mill Creek Entertainment
    Can't Hardly Wait (1998), by Deborah Kaplan (with Harry Elfont)
    Mill Creek Entertainment
    Ravenous (1999), by Antonia Bird
    Shout! Factory
    Ravenous (1999), by Antonia Bird
    Shout! Factory
    Romance (1999), by Catherine Breillat
    Trimark Home Video
    Romance (1999), by Catherine Breillat
    Trimark Home Video
    Beau Travail (1999), by Claire Denis
    New Yorker Films
    Beau Travail (1999), by Claire Denis
    New Yorker Films
    Boys Don't Cry (1999), by Kimberly Peirce
    20th Century Fox Home Entertainment
    Boys Don't Cry (1999), by Kimberly Peirce
    20th Century Fox Home Entertainment
    Hanging Up (2000), by Diane Keaton
    Sony Pictures Entertainment
    Hanging Up (2000), by Diane Keaton
    Sony Pictures Entertainment
    Girlfight (2000), by Karyn Kusama
    Columbia TriStar Home Video
    Girlfight (2000), by Karyn Kusama
    Columbia TriStar Home Video
    American Psycho (2000), by Mary Harron
    Lions Gate Films Home Entertainment
    American Psycho (2000), by Mary Harron
    Lions Gate Films Home Entertainment
    Pay It Forward (2000), by Mimi Leder
    Warner Home Video
    Pay It Forward (2000), by Mimi Leder
    Warner Home Video
    What Women Want (2000), by Nancy Meyers
    Paramount Home Video
    What Women Want (2000), by Nancy Meyers
    Paramount Home Video
    Shrek (2001), by Vicky Jenson (with Andrew Adamson)
    DreamWorks Home Entertainment
    Shrek (2001), by Vicky Jenson (with Andrew Adamson)
    DreamWorks Home Entertainment
    Fat Girl (2001), by Catherine Breillat
    Criterion Collection
    Fat Girl (2001), by Catherine Breillat
    Criterion Collection
    Trouble Every Day (2001), by Claire Denis
    Lot 47 Films
    Trouble Every Day (2001), by Claire Denis
    Lot 47 Films
    Lovely & Amazing (2001), by Nicole Holofcener
    Lions Gate Films
    Lovely & Amazing (2001), by Nicole Holofcener
    Lions Gate Films
    Monsoon Wedding (2001), by Mira Nair
    Universal Studios Home Video
    Monsoon Wedding (2001), by Mira Nair
    Universal Studios Home Video
    Bend It Like Beckham (2002), by Gurinder Chadha
    Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation
    Bend It Like Beckham (2002), by Gurinder Chadha
    Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation
    Frida (2002), by Julie Taymor
    Buena Vista Home Entertainment
    Frida (2002), by Julie Taymor
    Buena Vista Home Entertainment
    Laurel Canyon (2002), by Lisa Cholodenko
    Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment
    Laurel Canyon (2002), by Lisa Cholodenko
    Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment
    Morvern Callar (2002), by Lynne Ramsay
    Palisades Pictures
    Morvern Callar (2002), by Lynne Ramsay
    Palisades Pictures
    The Kid Stays in the Picture (2002), by Nanette Burstein (with Brett Morgen)
    Universal Studios Home Entertainment
    The Kid Stays in the Picture (2002), by Nanette Burstein (with Brett Morgen)
    Universal Studios Home Entertainment
    Whale Rider (2002), by Niki Caro
    Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment
    Whale Rider (2002), by Niki Caro
    Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment
    Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood (2002), by Callie Khouri
    Warner Bros.
    Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood (2002), by Callie Khouri
    Warner Bros.
    Thirteen (2003), by Catherine Hardwicke
    20th Century Fox Home Entertainment
    Thirteen (2003), by Catherine Hardwicke
    20th Century Fox Home Entertainment
    My Life Without Me (2003), by Isabel Coixet
    Sony Pictures Classics
    My Life Without Me (2003), by Isabel Coixet
    Sony Pictures Classics
    Something's Gotta Give (2003), by Nancy Meyers
    Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment
    Something's Gotta Give (2003), by Nancy Meyers
    Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment
    Monster (2003), by Patty Jenkins
    Sony Pictures Home Entertainment
    Monster (2003), by Patty Jenkins
    Sony Pictures Home Entertainment
    American Splendor (2003), by Shari Springer Berman (with Robert Pulcini)
    Warner Home Video
    American Splendor (2003), by Shari Springer Berman (with Robert Pulcini)
    Warner Home Video
    Lost in Translation (2003), by Sofia Coppola
    Universal Studios Home Entertainment
    Lost in Translation (2003), by Sofia Coppola
    Universal Studios Home Entertainment
    In the Realms of the Unreal (2004), by Jessica Yu
    Wellspring Media
    In the Realms of the Unreal (2004), by Jessica Yu
    Wellspring Media
    The Heart Is Deceitful Above All Things (2004), by Asia Argento
    Palm Pictures
    The Heart Is Deceitful Above All Things (2004), by Asia Argento
    Palm Pictures
    Havoc (2005), by Barbara Kopple
    New Line Home Video
    Havoc (2005), by Barbara Kopple
    New Line Home Video
    The Wedding Date (2005), by Clare Kilner
    Universal Studios Home Entertainment
    The Wedding Date (2005), by Clare Kilner
    Universal Studios Home Entertainment
    Water (2005), by Deepa Mehta
    Fox Searchlight Pictures
    Water (2005), by Deepa Mehta
    Fox Searchlight Pictures
    The Notorious Bettie Page (2005), by Mary Harron
    Home Box Office Home Video
    The Notorious Bettie Page (2005), by Mary Harron
    Home Box Office Home Video
    North Country (2005), by Niki Caro
    Warner Home Video
    North Country (2005), by Niki Caro
    Warner Home Video
    The Ballad of Jack and Rose (2005), by Rebecca Miller
    MGM/UA Home Entertainment
    The Ballad of Jack and Rose (2005), by Rebecca Miller
    MGM/UA Home Entertainment
    Me and You and Everyone We Know (2005), by Miranda July
    IFC Films
    Me and You and Everyone We Know (2005), by Miranda July
    IFC Films
    Deliver Us from Evil (2006), by Amy Berg
    Lionsgate
    Deliver Us from Evil (2006), by Amy Berg
    Lionsgate
    Red Road (2006), by Andrea Arnold
    Palisades Tartan
    Red Road (2006), by Andrea Arnold
    Palisades Tartan
    Step Up (2006), by Anne Fletcher
    Buena Vista Pictures
    Step Up (2006), by Anne Fletcher
    Buena Vista Pictures
    Jesus Camp (2006), by Heidi Ewing and Rachel Grady
    Magnolia Pictures
    Jesus Camp (2006), by Heidi Ewing and Rachel Grady
    Magnolia Pictures
    Little Miss Sunshine (2006), by Valerie Faris (with Jonathan Dayton)
    20th Century Fox Home Entertainment
    Little Miss Sunshine (2006), by Valerie Faris (with Jonathan Dayton)
    20th Century Fox Home Entertainment
    In Between Days (2006), by So Yong Kim
    Kino International
    In Between Days (2006), by So Yong Kim
    Kino International
    Aquamarine (2006), by Elizabeth Allen Rosenbaum
    Fox 2000 Pictures
    Aquamarine (2006), by Elizabeth Allen Rosenbaum
    Fox 2000 Pictures
    Waitress (2007), by Adrienne Shelly
    20th Century Fox Home Entertainment
    Waitress (2007), by Adrienne Shelly
    20th Century Fox Home Entertainment
    2 Days in Paris (2007), by Julie Delpy
    Red Envelope Entertainment
    2 Days in Paris (2007), by Julie Delpy
    Red Envelope Entertainment
    Across the Universe (2007), by Julie Taymor
    Sony Pictures Home Entertainment
    Across the Universe (2007), by Julie Taymor
    Sony Pictures Home Entertainment
    Caramel (2007), by Nadine Labaki
    Roadside Attractions
    Caramel (2007), by Nadine Labaki
    Roadside Attractions
    Things We Lost in the Fire (2007), by Susanne Bier
    Paramount Pictures
    Things We Lost in the Fire (2007), by Susanne Bier
    Paramount Pictures
    The Savages (2007), by Tamara Jenkins
    20th Century Fox Home Entertainment
    The Savages (2007), by Tamara Jenkins
    20th Century Fox Home Entertainment
    Persepolis (2007), by Marjane Satrapi (with Vincent Paronnaud)
    Sony Pictures Home Entertainment
    Persepolis (2007), by Marjane Satrapi (with Vincent Paronnaud)
    Sony Pictures Home Entertainment
    Then She Found Me (2007), by Helen Hunt
    Image Entertainment
    Then She Found Me (2007), by Helen Hunt
    Image Entertainment
    Catch and Release (2006), by Susannah Grant
    Sony Pictures Home Entertainment
    Catch and Release (2006), by Susannah Grant
    Sony Pictures Home Entertainment
    The Namesake (2006), by Mira Nair
    20th Century Fox Home Entertainment
    The Namesake (2006), by Mira Nair
    20th Century Fox Home Entertainment
    Twilight (2008), by Catherine Hardwicke
    Summit Home Entertainment
    Twilight (2008), by Catherine Hardwicke
    Summit Home Entertainment
    Frozen River (2008), by Courtney Hunt
    Sony Pictures Home Entertainment
    Frozen River (2008), by Courtney Hunt
    Sony Pictures Home Entertainment
    The Hurt Locker (2008), by Kathryn Bigelow
    Summit Home Entertainment
    The Hurt Locker (2008), by Kathryn Bigelow
    Summit Home Entertainment
    Wendy and Lucy (2008), by Kelly Reichardt
    Oscilloscope Pictures
    Wendy and Lucy (2008), by Kelly Reichardt
    Oscilloscope Pictures
    The Headless Woman (2008), by Lucrecia Martel
    Strand Releasing
    The Headless Woman (2008), by Lucrecia Martel
    Strand Releasing
    Mamma Mia! (2008), by Phyllida Lloyd
    Sony Pictures Home Entertainment
    Mamma Mia! (2008), by Phyllida Lloyd
    Sony Pictures Home Entertainment
    Cadillac Records (2008), by Darnell Martin
    Sony Pictures Home Entertainment
    Cadillac Records (2008), by Darnell Martin
    Sony Pictures Home Entertainment
    Sita Sings the Blues (2008), by Nina Paley
    IndieFlix
    Sita Sings the Blues (2008), by Nina Paley
    IndieFlix
    Fish Tank (2009), by Andrea Arnold
    Criterion Collection
    Fish Tank (2009), by Andrea Arnold
    Criterion Collection
    The Proposal (2009), by Anne Fletcher
    Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment
    The Proposal (2009), by Anne Fletcher
    Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment
    Coco Before Chanel (2009), by Anne Fontaine
    Sony Pictures Home Entertainment
    Coco Before Chanel (2009), by Anne Fontaine
    Sony Pictures Home Entertainment
    Whip It (2009), by Drew Barrymore
    20th Century Fox Home Entertainment
    Whip It (2009), by Drew Barrymore
    20th Century Fox Home Entertainment
    Bright Star (2009), by Jane Campion
    Sony Pictures Home Entertainment
    Bright Star (2009), by Jane Campion
    Sony Pictures Home Entertainment
    An Education (2009), by Lone Scherfig
    Sony Pictures Home Entertainment
    An Education (2009), by Lone Scherfig
    Sony Pictures Home Entertainment
    Humpday (2009), by Lynn Shelton
    Magnolia Home Entertainment
    Humpday (2009), by Lynn Shelton
    Magnolia Home Entertainment
    Everyone Else (2009, by Maren Ade
    Cinema Guild
    Everyone Else (2009, by Maren Ade
    Cinema Guild
    Nowhere Boy (2009), by Sam Taylor-Johnson
    Sony Pictures Home Entertainment
    Nowhere Boy (2009), by Sam Taylor-Johnson
    Sony Pictures Home Entertainment
    Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Squeakquel (2009), by Betty Thomas
    20th Century Fox Home Entertainment
    Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Squeakquel (2009), by Betty Thomas
    20th Century Fox Home Entertainment
    The Arbor (2010), by Clio Barnard
    Strand Releasing
    The Arbor (2010), by Clio Barnard
    Strand Releasing
    Winter's Bone (2010), by Debra Granik
    Lionsgate Home Entertainment
    Winter's Bone (2010), by Debra Granik
    Lionsgate Home Entertainment
    Meek's Cutoff (2010), by Kelly Reichardt
    Oscilloscope Pictures
    Meek's Cutoff (2010), by Kelly Reichardt
    Oscilloscope Pictures
    Tiny Furniture (2010), by Lena Dunham
    Criterion Collection
    Tiny Furniture (2010), by Lena Dunham
    Criterion Collection
    The Kids Are All Right (2010), by Lisa Cholodenko
    Universal Studios Home Entertainment
    The Kids Are All Right (2010), by Lisa Cholodenko
    Universal Studios Home Entertainment
    Waste Land (2010), by Lucy Walker
    Arthouse Films
    Waste Land (2010), by Lucy Walker
    Arthouse Films
    Going the Distance (2010), by Nanette Burstein
    Warner Bros.
    Going the Distance (2010), by Nanette Burstein
    Warner Bros.
    In a Better World (2010), by Susanne Bier
    Sony Pictures Home Entertainment
    In a Better World (2010), by Susanne Bier
    Sony Pictures Home Entertainment
    Ramona and Beezus (2010), by Elizabeth Allen Rosenbaum
    Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation
    Ramona and Beezus (2010), by Elizabeth Allen Rosenbaum
    Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation
    Country Strong (2010), by Shana Feste
    Sony Pictures Home Entertainment
    Country Strong (2010), by Shana Feste
    Sony Pictures Home Entertainment
    Nanny McPhee Returns (2010), by Susanna White
    Universal Studios Home Entertainment
    Nanny McPhee Returns (2010), by Susanna White
    Universal Studios Home Entertainment
    Pariah (2011), by Dee Rees
    Focus Features
    Pariah (2011), by Dee Rees
    Focus Features
    In the Land of Blood and Honey (2011), by Angelina Jolie
    Sony Pictures Home Entertainment
    In the Land of Blood and Honey (2011), by Angelina Jolie
    Sony Pictures Home Entertainment
    Friends with Kids (2011), by Jennifer Westfeldt
    Roadside Attractions
    Friends with Kids (2011), by Jennifer Westfeldt
    Roadside Attractions
    Kung Fu Panda 2 (2011), by Jennifer Yuh
    DreamWorks Home Entertainment
    Kung Fu Panda 2 (2011), by Jennifer Yuh
    DreamWorks Home Entertainment
    The Beaver (2011), by Jodie Foster
    Summit Home Entertainment
    The Beaver (2011), by Jodie Foster
    Summit Home Entertainment
    Your Sister's Sister (2011), by Lynn Shelton
    IFC Films
    Your Sister's Sister (2011), by Lynn Shelton
    IFC Films
    We Need to Talk About Kevin (2011), by Lynne Ramsay
    Oscilloscope Pictures
    We Need to Talk About Kevin (2011), by Lynne Ramsay
    Oscilloscope Pictures
    W.E. (2011), by Madonna
    Anchor Bay Entertainment
    W.E. (2011), by Madonna
    Anchor Bay Entertainment
    Goodbye First Love (2011), by Mia Hansen-Løve
    Sundance Selects
    Goodbye First Love (2011), by Mia Hansen-Løve
    Sundance Selects
    Take This Waltz (2011), by Sarah Polley
    Magnolia Pictures
    Take This Waltz (2011), by Sarah Polley
    Magnolia Pictures
    The Future (2011), by Miranda July
    Roadside Attractions
    The Future (2011), by Miranda July
    Roadside Attractions
    Arthur Christmas (2011), by Sarah Smith
    Sony Pictures Home Entertainment
    Arthur Christmas (2011), by Sarah Smith
    Sony Pictures Home Entertainment
    Ai Weiwei: Never Sorry (2012), by Alison Klayman
    Sundance Selects
    Ai Weiwei: Never Sorry (2012), by Alison Klayman
    Sundance Selects
    Middle of Nowhere (2012), by Ava DuVernay
    Image Entertainment
    Middle of Nowhere (2012), by Ava DuVernay
    Image Entertainment
    Brave (2012), by Brenda Chapman (with Mark Andrews)
    Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment
    Brave (2012), by Brenda Chapman (with Mark Andrews)
    Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment
    Lore (2012), by Cate Shortland
    Music Box Films
    Lore (2012), by Cate Shortland
    Music Box Films
    Wadjda (2012), by Haifaa Al-Mansour
    Sony Pictures Home Entertainment
    Wadjda (2012), by Haifaa Al-Mansour
    Sony Pictures Home Entertainment
    Cloud Atlas (2012), by Lana Wachowski (with Tom Tykwer and Andy Wachowski)
    Warner Home Video
    Cloud Atlas (2012), by Lana Wachowski (with Tom Tykwer and Andy Wachowski)
    Warner Home Video
    The Queen of Versailles (2012), by Lauren Greenfield
    Magnolia Pictures
    The Queen of Versailles (2012), by Lauren Greenfield
    Magnolia Pictures
    Seeking a Friend for the End of the World (2012), by Lorene Scafaria
    Universal Studios Home Entertainment
    Seeking a Friend for the End of the World (2012), by Lorene Scafaria
    Universal Studios Home Entertainment
    The Iron Lady (2011), by Phyllida Lloyd
    Anchor Bay Entertainment
    The Iron Lady (2011), by Phyllida Lloyd
    Anchor Bay Entertainment
    Stories We Tell (2012), by Sarah Polley
    Roadside Attractions
    Stories We Tell (2012), by Sarah Polley
    Roadside Attractions
    Ruby Sparks (2012), by Valerie Faris (with Jonathan Dayton)
    Fox Searchlight Pictures
    Ruby Sparks (2012), by Valerie Faris (with Jonathan Dayton)
    Fox Searchlight Pictures
    The To Do List (2013), by Maggie Carey
    CBS Films
    The To Do List (2013), by Maggie Carey
    CBS Films
    Frozen (2013), by Jennifer Lee (with Chris Buck)
    Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment
    Frozen (2013), by Jennifer Lee (with Chris Buck)
    Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment
    Blackfish (2013), by Gabriela Cowperthwaite
    Magnolia Pictures
    Blackfish (2013), by Gabriela Cowperthwaite
    Magnolia Pictures
    The Square (2013), by Jehane Noujaim
    Netflix
    The Square (2013), by Jehane Noujaim
    Netflix
    Afternoon Delight (2013), by Jill Soloway
    Film Arcade
    Afternoon Delight (2013), by Jill Soloway
    Film Arcade
    Carrie (2013), by Kimberly Peirce
    MGM Home Entertainment
    Carrie (2013), by Kimberly Peirce
    MGM Home Entertainment
    In a World... (2013), by Lake Bell
    Roadside Attractions
    In a World... (2013), by Lake Bell
    Roadside Attractions
    Enough Said (2013), by Nicole Holofcener
    Fox Searchlight Pictures
    Enough Said (2013), by Nicole Holofcener
    Fox Searchlight Pictures
    The Bling Ring (2013), by Sofia Coppola
    Lionsgate Home Entertainment
    The Bling Ring (2013), by Sofia Coppola
    Lionsgate Home Entertainment
    Peeples (2013), by Tina Gordon Chism
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    Peeples (2013), by Tina Gordon Chism
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    Endless Love (2014), by Shana Feste
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    Endless Love (2014), by Shana Feste
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How Many Of These Movies By Female Directors Have You Seen?

Either you're not much of a film person or you prefer your cinema with a hefty dose of testosterone, but your moviegoing's been awfully manly. Sure, you've got a tough image to maintain, but it's time to take in a few female voices.

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You're off to a good start! You know there's more to female filmmakers than the idea of the "chick flick," but there's still plenty out there for you to see, so get watching!

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You enjoy your female-directed movies and aren't afraid to shout it out. While there are still women filmmakers whose works you've yet to get to, it's just a matter of time.

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You're a filmgoing badass who's battled to seek out work from female directors beyond the obvious ones. You're fighting the good fight in supporting those who are still very outnumbered in the industry. Way to go!

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You are the reigning queen/king of female cinematic history, having watched everything from the big studio features to the scrappy indies. Here's hoping the film industry can catch up with your taste.

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