Tag: title-directed-by-female

Ornette: Made in America (1985) 7

Ornette: Made in America (1985)

Ornette: Made In America captures Ornette's evolution over three decades. Returning home to Fort Worth, Texas in 1983 as a famed performer and composer, documentary footage, dramatic scenes, and some of the first music v...

Prime Evil (1988) 3.9

Prime Evil (1988)

A coven of devil-worshiping monks living in New York City search for victims for their sacrificial ceremonies.::Anonymous...

Rita the Mosquito (1966) 5.7

Rita the Mosquito (1966)

Rita, a vivacious co-ed is in love with her music teacher, a man who leads a double life - bespectacled professor by day and composer of rock songs by night. Will Rita win his heart?...

Malcolm (1986) 7.2

Malcolm (1986)

Malcolm is a chronically shy mechanical genius who has just been fired for building his own tram. He gets Frank, who has just been released from jail, to move in to help pay the bills. Malcolm, with Frank's help, turns t...

Merrily We Go to Hell (1932) 6.8

Merrily We Go to Hell (1932)

Nere-do-well Jerry Corbett finally meets and marries the right girl, Joan Prentiss. Unfortunately their wedded bliss is interrupted when Jerry's play becomes a hit and he hooks up with the wrong woman from his past. Joan...

Filth and Wisdom (2008) 5.6

Filth and Wisdom (2008)

In London, A.K. is a Ukrainian Gypsy, seeking fame as a rocker, doing odd jobs: he's a dom, drives a hack, and runs errands for his neighbor, a poet full of self pity since going blind. A.K's flatmates are Holly, a balle...

The So-called Caryatids (1984) 7.1

The So-called Caryatids (1984)

A documentary of the caryatids in Paris accompanied by the poetry of Baudelaire and the music of Offenbach.::Anonymous...

The Creatures (1966) 6.5

The Creatures (1966)

A young mute woman, living in a small village, is expecting a baby. Her husband is at the same time writing a novel and using the villagers as his characters. In the creative process, reality and imagination are constant...

Elsa la rose (1966) 6.8

Elsa la rose (1966)

The story of a poet's (Louis Aragon) love for his wife, the writer Elsa Triolet.::Anonymous...

H. (2014) 6

H. (2014)

Two women descend into madness after an alleged meteor strike sets off a series of strange events in their town of Troy, N.Y....

Woo (1998) 4.2

Woo (1998)

Darlene "Woo" Bates, played by Jada Pinkett Smith, has been dumped a little bit too many times, now this femme-fatale doesn't let just any man swing with her, and when she's set up on a blind-date with Tommy Davidson's c...

American Women (2000) 6.3

American Women (2000)

Irish lads send an ad to the Miami Herald inviting fit and enticing women, between the ages of 20 and 21, to live in their isolated Donegal village. The whole town knows about the ad, and it sharpens everyone's sense of ...

Ah Kam (1996) 6.2

Ah Kam (1996)

A study of the career of Ah Kam, the plot is divided into three sub-plots. The first is a behind-the-scenes look at a stunt company. Ah Kam progresses from stunt extra to action director under the tutelage of, and then w...

Father of My Children (2009) 6.7

Father of My Children (2009)

In the first half, Gregoire, a movie producer of great charm, owner of Moon Films, plays with his younger daughters, talks with his wife and his eldest daughter, and keeps his studio going while one project hemorrhages m...

Boat People (1982) 7.6

Boat People (1982)

A Japanese reporter arrives in Vietnam hoping to capture the essence the society under the rule of the Communist Party. With the help of a vietnamese girl, he eventually opens his eyes to the painful truth of postwar Vie...

My King (2015) 7.1

My King (2015)

Tony is admitted to a rehabilitation center after a serious ski accident. Dependent on the medical staff and pain relievers, she takes time to look back on a turbulent relationship that she experienced with Georgio. Why ...

The World Unseen (2007) 6.6

The World Unseen (2007)

A drama centered on two women who engage in a dangerous relationship during South Africa's apartheid era.::Anonymous...

Cameraperson (2016) 7.4

Cameraperson (2016)

A boxing match in Brooklyn; life in postwar Bosnia and Herzegovina; the daily routine of a Nigerian midwife; an intimate family moment at home: these scenes and others are woven into Cameraperson, a tapestry of footage c...

Clockwatchers (1997) 6.5

Clockwatchers (1997)

Iris can best be described as a wallflower. She begins her first day as a temp for the nondescript Global Credit Association by waiting in a chair for two hours. This sets the scene for her (mis)adventures with the other...

The Other Woman (1995) (TV) 6.5

The Other Woman (1995) (TV)

After the divorce from Michael, Tessa raises her daughters Kate and Laura alone. None of them can stand her ex-husband's new young wife Carolyn, a model. But then Tessa learns that she's suffering from cancer and soon wi...

Space Dogs: Tropical Adventure (2020) 7.1

Space Dogs: Tropical Adventure (2020)

When a mysterious and dangerous whirlpool appears in the tropics of the Atlantic Ocean, astronauts Belka and Strelka are sent to investigate. With the help of their good friends, Belka and Strelka must once again act her...

Nanny McPhee Returns (2010) 6.1

Nanny McPhee Returns (2010)

Nanny McPhee arrives to help a harried young mother who is trying to run the family farm while her husband is away at war, though she uses her magic to teach the woman's children and their two spoiled cousins five new le...

Lourdes (2009) 6.9

Lourdes (2009)

In order to escape her isolation, wheelchair-bound Christine makes a life changing journey to Lourdes, the iconic site of pilgrimage in the Pyrenees Mountains.::Anonymous...

Chromophobia (2005) 6.1

Chromophobia (2005)

Ensemble drama starring Damian Lewis, Ralph Fiennes, Penélope Cruz and Kristin Scott Thomas. Marcus Aylesbury (Lewis) has his fair share of dilemmas and secrets in his family. His wife (Scott Thomas) can't tell the diffe...

The In Crowd (2000) 4.7

The In Crowd (2000)

Adrien Williams enters the "in crowd" when she is hired by a posh East Coast country club and befriended by Brittany Foster, the charismatic leader of a clique of wealthy college students who are home for the summer. Bri...

Unseen (2016) 6.9

Unseen (2016)

In 2009, Cleveland police discovered the bodies of eleven women decomposing in the house and yard of known sex offender Anthony Sowell. With unprecedented access to the surviving victims, Unseen tells a chilling story ab...

Song Without a Name (2019) 7

Song Without a Name (2019)

Georgina's newborn daughter is stolen at a fake health clinic. Her desperate search for the child leads her to the headquarters of a major newspaper, where she meets a lonely journalist who takes on the investigation....

Face of Evil (1996) (TV) 6.1

Face of Evil (1996) (TV)

On her wedding night, twenty-year-old Darcy Palmer empties her fiancé's bank account and flees to New York City. Along the way, she tries robbing Brianne Dwyer, who's heading to a New England college for her freshman yea...

Bitter Sweetheart (2007) 5.3

Bitter Sweetheart (2007)

Lina, a girl in her early teens discovers herself and the people around her....

Starring Maja (2009) 6.3

Starring Maja (2009)

Princess is a heart-warming drama-comedy about overweight 18 year old Maja, whose size makes it difficult for her to be socially accepted and to make her dreams come true. It is an intimate story about people and their d...

Whitney (2015) (TV) 5.1

Whitney (2015) (TV)

A chronicle of Whitney Houston's rise to fame and turbulent relationship with husband Bobby Brown.::Press release...

Lovers and Lollipops (1956) 7

Lovers and Lollipops (1956)

Ann, an attractive widowed New York model, lives in an apartment with her daughter Peggy. The courtship of Ann by visiting engineer Larry, and accompanying misadventures, are seen alternately from their and Peggy's viewp...

Les 3 boutons (2015) 6.2

Les 3 boutons (2015)

"Miss Jasmine. I have a package for you!" The 14-year-old girl with braces takes a break from milking the goat. Her local postman has delivered a surprise. She opens it up. Out floats a magical magenta ball dress ten tim...

Firelight (2012) (TV) 6.7

Firelight (2012) (TV)

The incarcerated girls and young women come from troubled - often violent - backgrounds. According to DJ, "They come in [here] so broken...These are girls who've been abused and objectified their whole lives." The film i...

Jean-Michel Basquiat: The Radiant Child (2010) 7.8

Jean-Michel Basquiat: The Radiant Child (2010)

Director Tamra Davis pays homage to her friend in this definitive documentary but also delves into Basquiat as an iconoclast. His dense, bebop-influenced neoexpressionist work emerged while minimalist, conceptual art was...

Shirkers (2018) 7.4

Shirkers (2018)

In 1992, teenager Sandi Tan and her friends Sophie and Jasmine shot Singapore's first indie-a road movie called "Shirkers"-with their enigmatic American mentor, Georges Cardona. Sandi wrote the script and played the lead...

Office Killer (1997) 5.1

Office Killer (1997)

When Dorine Douglas' job as proofreader for Constant Consumer Magazine is turned into an at-home position during a downsizing, she doesn't know how to cope, but after accidentally killing one of her co-workers, she disco...

Journey Into Dyslexia (2011) (TV) 6.5

Journey Into Dyslexia (2011) (TV)

Growing up and surviving school is tough. Being stigmatized as "learning disabled" can drive a child right to the edge. Giving hope to students whose dyslexia makes them fear the written word, this enlightening and light...

Gun Fight (2011) (TV) 6.5

Gun Fight (2011) (TV)

In the aftermath of the Virginia Tech shooting, Oscar winner Barbara Kopple takes an in depth look at the issue of gun rights and gun control. She interviews both gun and anti-gun advocates in an effort to shed some ligh...

Let Me Go (2017) 5.8

Let Me Go (2017)

Let Me Go is a film about mothers and daughters, it is about ghosts from the past and the impact they leave on the present. Developed from Helga Schneider's true life story, Let Me Go explores the effect on Helga's life ...