Tag: title-directed-by-female

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 ...

Dead Pigs (2018) 5.7

Dead Pigs (2018)

A bumbling pig farmer, a feisty salon owner, a sensitive busboy, an ambitious expat architect and a disenchanted rich girl converge and collide as thousands of dead pigs float down the river towards a rapidly modernizing...

I’ll Meet You There (2020) 7.8

I’ll Meet You There (2020)

A Muslim cop goes undercover at his estranged father's mosque while his daughter hides her passion for a forbidden dance, uncovering a shocking family secret.::Parveen Shah Productions...

July Rhapsody (2002) 7.2

July Rhapsody (2002)

Yiu-Kwok is a high school teacher, having a perfect family. Good times don't last long, when a student, Choy-Nam, falls in love with him. For dealing with a relationship with Mr. Seng, a beloved teacher of the couple, hi...

Kiki (2016) 6.5

Kiki (2016)

A group of LGBTQ youths of color unite to form a safe gathering space.::Anonymous...

Here and Elsewhere (1976) 7.2

Here and Elsewhere (1976)

Godard, Miéville and Gorin (aka the "Dziga Vertov Group") examine the parallel lives of two families - one French, one Palestinian - using an exploratory combination of film and video.::Josh Martin ...

Teresa’s Tattoo (1994) 4.6

Teresa’s Tattoo (1994)

Mathematician Teresa just wanted to study during the College spring break. But her friends, who want her to live a little, drag her out to parties. The next thing she knows, she has been drugged, kidnapped, made a redhea...

A Way of Life (2004) 6.4

A Way of Life (2004)

At 17 LeighAnne Williams has a six month old baby to look after, with only the help of three teenage squatters who flog stolen gear to make ends meet. A neighbour (actually from Turkey) across the street becomes target t...

The Taste of Others (2000) 7.2

The Taste of Others (2000)

Three men, three women, opposites, possibilities, and tastes. Castella owns a industrial steel barrel plant in Rouen; Bruno is his flute-playing driver, Franck is his temporary bodyguard while he negotiates a contract wi...

Ethel (2012) 7.9

Ethel (2012)

ETHEL is a 95 minute feature-length documentary about the life of Ethel Kennedy. Scheduled for broadcast on HBO in 2012, the film was produced and directed by Mrs. Kennedy's Emmy Award-winning daughter, Rory Kennedy. An ...

Sweethearts (2019) 5.8

Sweethearts (2019)

Forced together by fate and an ill-executed diamond robbery, professional criminal Mel and her easily-panicked hostage Franny are in a race against time. Soon pursued by a relentless detective and the greedy Berlin under...

Night Shift (2020) 5.1

Night Shift (2020)

Three officers are tasked with escorting an illegal immigrant to Charles de Gaulle airport, where he will be forced onto a plane and sent back to his homeland. But when they find out about the truth they have to do a dif...

Herself (2020) 7

Herself (2020)

This is the story of young mother Sandra who escapes her abusive husband and fights back against a broken housing system. She sets out to build her own home and in the process rebuilds her life and re-discovers herself....

The Smokers (2000) 2.9

The Smokers (2000)

Looking back a few years later, Jefferson Roth tells the story of the last few weeks of her senior year at a Wisconsin boarding school when she and two girl friends, the naive Lisa and the outrageous Karen, use a pistol ...