Top 10 Movies Directed by Women

March 8, 2021

Immerse yourself with these fine movies directed by extraordinary women.

Hollywood is often dominated by male filmmakers, and while they’ve seen their own share of successful blockbuster releases, it’s seldom that we see women behind the camera making a name for themselves in the industry.

Over the years though, many women filmmakers have proven that they have got what it takes to be one of the best. Many of these films have made top 10 lists and even won top awards for directing, so read on and see our Top 10 Movies Directed by Women.

Nomadland (2020) – Directed by Chloé Zhao

Zero Dark Thirty (2012) – Directed by Kathryn Bigelow

Promising Young Woman (2019) – Directed by Emerald Fennell

The Perfect Candidate (2019) – Directed by Haifaa al-Mansour

One Night in Miami (2020) – Directed by Regina King

Capernaum (2018) – Directed by Nadine Labaki

The Farewell (2019) – Directed by Lulu Wang

Booksmart (2019) – Directed by Olivia Wilde

Selma (2014) – Directed by Ava DuVernay

Lady Bird (2017) – Directed by Greta Gerwig

Do you have any women-directed movies that should be on the list? Let us know in the comments!

by Victor
Tech Enthusiast and Movie Buff.