Films Directed by Women
Movie Recommendations

For those interested in women in the film industry, staff at Skokie Public Library have compiled a selected list of films directed by women. If you would prefer to see this list alphabetically by director see Women in the Director's Chair.


Across the Universe. Julie Taymor. PG-13. 2007. DVD Musical

The Adventures of Prince Achmed. Lotte Reiniger. Not rated. 1926. DVD Animation

Aeon Flux. Karyn Kusama. PG-13. 2005. DVD SF/Fantasy

After the Wedding. Susanne Bier. R. 2006. DVD World (Danish)

Agnes Browne. Angelica Huston. R. 1999. DVD Drama

Alfred Stieglitz: The Eloquent Eye. Perry Miller Adato. Not rated. 2001. DVD 770.92 A

All I Wanna Do! Sarah Kernochan. PG-13. 1998. DVD Comedy

All You've Got. Neema Barnette. PG-13. 2006. DVD Drama

The Amati Girls. Anne DeSalvo. PG. 2001. DVD Drama

Amelia. Mira Nair. PG-13. 2009. DVD Drama and Blu-ray Drama

American Dream. Barbara Kopple. PG-13. 1990. DVD 331.892 A

American Psycho. Mary Harron. R. 2000. DVD Drama

An American Rhapsody. Eva Gardos. PG-13. 2001. DVD Drama

An Angel at My Table. Jane Campion. R. 1989. DVD 791.4572 ANG TV

Angie. Martha Coolidge. R. 1994. DVD Comedy

Angry Harvest. Agnieszka Holland. Not rated. 1984. DVD World (German)

Angus, Thongs and Perfect Snogging. Gurinder Chadha. PG-13. 2008. DVD Comedy

Annie Liebovitz: Life Through a Lens. Barbara Liebovitz. Not rated. 2006.
DVD 770.92 L525an

The Anniversary Party. Jennifer Jason Leigh, co-director. R. 2001. DVD Drama

Antonia: A Portrait of the Woman. Judy Collins and Jill Godmilow, co-directors. Not rated. 1974. DVD 784.2092 A

Antonia’s Line. Marlene Gorris. R. 1995. DVD World (Dutch)

Aquamarine. Elizabeth Allen. PG. 2006. Youth DVD

Arranged. Diane Crespo co-director. Not rated. 2007. DVD Drama

Artemisia. Agnès Merlet. R. 1997. DVD World (French)

August Rush. Kirsten Sheridan. PG. 2007. DVD Drama

Autumn in New York. Joan Chen. PG-13. 2000. DVD Drama

Autumn Moon. Clara Law. Not rated. 1992. DVD World (Chinese)

Avenue Montaigne. Danièle Thompson. PG-13. 2006. DVD World (French)

Awakenings. Penny Marshall. PG-13. 1990. DVD Drama

Away From Her. Sarah Polley. PG-13. 2006. DVD Drama

The Ballad of Jack and Rose. Rebecca Miller. R. 2004. DVD Drama

The Ballad of Little Jo. Maggie Greenwald. R. 1993. DVD Western

The Ballad of Ramblin' Jack. Aiyana Elliott. PG-13. 2000. DVD B E467ba

Ballet Shoes. Sandra Goldbacher. PG. 2007. Youth DVD

Ballets Russes. Dayna Goldfine, co-director. Not rated. 2005. DVD 792.80944 B

Bastard Out of Carolina. Angelica Huston. R. 1996. DVD Drama

Beau Travail. Claire Denis. Not rated. 1999. DVD World (French)

Beautiful. Sally Field. PG-13. 2000. DVD Drama

Beautiful Thing. Hettie Macdonald. R. 1996. DVD Drama

Bellyfruit. Kerri Lee Green. Not rated. 1999. DVD Drama

Bend it Like Beckham. Gurinder Chadha. PG-13. 2002. DVD Comedy

Bewitched. Nora Ephron. PG-13. 2005. DVD Comedy

Beyond Silence. Caroline Link. PG-13. 1997. DVD World (German)

Big. Penny Marshall. PG. 1988. DVD Comedy

Big Girls Don't Cry--They Get Even. Joan Micklin Silver. PG. 1992. Youth DVD

Billy Madison. Tamra Davis. PG-13. 1995 DVD Comedy

Bird by Bird with Annie: A Portrait of Writer Annie Lamott. Freida Lee Mock. Not rated. 1998. DVD 818.54 L2354bi

The Black Balloon. Elissa Down. PG-13. 2008. DVD Drama

Black Beauty. Caroline Thompson. G. 1994. Youth DVD

Bleak House. Susanna White, co-director. Not rated. 2005. DVD 791.4572 BLE TV

Blood and Chocolate. Katja von Garnier. PG-13. 2007. DVD SF/Fantasy

The Blue Butterfly. Léa Pool. PG. 2004. DVD Drama

Blue Car. Karen Moncrieff. R. 2002. DVD Drama

Bollywood Hollywood. Deepa Mehta. PG-13. 2002. DVD Comedy

Le Bonheur. Agnes Varda. Not rated. 1965. DVD World (French)

Born Into Brothels. Zana Briski, co-director. R. 2004. DVD 954.05 B

Boynton Beach Club. Susan Seidelman. R. 2005. DVD Comedy

Boys Don’t Cry. Kimberly Peirce. R. 1999. DVD Drama

Brick Lane. Sarah Gavron. PG-13. 2007. DVD Drama

Bride & Prejudice. Gurinder Chadha. PG-13. 2004. DVD Musical

Bridget Jones: The Edge of Reason. Beeban Kidron. R. 2004. DVD Comedy

Bridget Jones’s Diary. Sharon Maguire. R. 2001. DVD Comedy

Bright Star. Jane Campion. PG. 2009. DVD Drama

Broken English. Zoe Cassavetes. PG-13. 2007. DVD Comedy

Brothers. Susanne Bier. R. 2004. DVD World (Danish)

But I’m a Cheerleader. Jamie Babbit. R. 1999. DVD Comedy

Cairo Time. Ruba Nadda. PG. 2009. DVD Drama

Camilla. Deepa Mehta. PG-13. 1994. DVD Drama

Can't Hardly Wait. Deborah Kaplan, co-director. PG-13. 1998. DVD Comedy

Caramel. Nadine Labaki. PG. 2007. DVD World (Arabic)

Carolina. Marleen Gorris. PG-13. 2002. DVD Comedy

Casanova. Sheree Folkson. Not rated. 2005. DVD 791.4572 CAS TV

Catch and Release. Susannah Grant. PG-13. 2006. DVD Comedy

The Cave of the Yellow Dog. Byambasuren Davaa. G. 2005. DVD World (Mongolian)

The Caveman’s Valentine. Kasi Lemmons. R. 2000. DVD Drama

Ceasefire. Tahmineh Milani. Not rated. 2006. DVD World (Farsi)

Chantal Akerman in the Seventies. Chantal Akerman. Not rated. 1972-1978.
DVD World (French)

Chaos. Coline Serreau. Not rated. 2001. DVD World (French)

Charlotte Gray. Gillian Armstrong. PG-13. 2001. DVD Drama

Charms for the Easy Life. Joan Micklin Silver. Not rated. 2002. DVD 791.4572 CHA TV

Chasme Buddoor. Sai Paranjpye. Not rated. 1981. DVD World (Hindi)

Cherry Blossoms. Doris Dörrie. Not rated. 2008. DVD World (German)

Child Star: The Shirley Temple Story. Nadia Tass. PG. 2001. Youth DVD

Children of a Lesser God. Randa Haines. R. 1986. DVD Drama

Children of the Century. Diane Kurys. Not rated. 1999. DVD World (French)

Children Underground. Edet Belzberg. Not rated. 2001. DVD 362.7C

Chocolat. Claire Denis. PG-13. 1988. DVD World (French)

Christmas in the Clouds. Kate Montgomery. PG. 2005. DVD Comedy

Chutney Popcorn. Nisha Ganatra. Not rated. 1999. DVD Comedy

Ciao Professore! Linda Wertmuller. R. 1993. DVD World (Italian)

Cléo from 5 to 7. Agnes Varda. Not rated. 1961. DVD World (French)

Clockwatchers. Jill Sprecher. PG-13. 1997. DVD Comedy

Clueless. Amy Heckerling. PG-13. 1995. DVD Comedy

Coco Before Chanel. Anne Fontaine. PG-13. 2009.
DVD World (French)
and Blu-ray World (French)

Come Early Morning. Joey Lauren Adams. R. 2006. DVD Drama

Confessions of a Teenage Drama Queen. Sara Sugarman. PG. 2004. Youth DVD

Confetti. Debbie Isitt. R. 2006. DVD Comedy

Cookie. Susan Seidelman. R. 1989. DVD Comedy

Copying Beethoven. Agnieszka Holland. PG-13. 2006. DVD Drama

Cora Unashamed. Deborah Pratt. Not rated. 2000. DVD 791.4572 COR TV

Corrina, Corrina. Jessie Nelson. PG. 1994. DVD Drama

Country Strong. Shana Feste. PG-13. 2010. DVD Drama and Blu-ray Drama

Cow Belles. Francine McDougall. G. 2006. Youth DVD

Crossing Delancey. Joan Micklin Silver. PG. 1988. DVD Comedy

Crossroads. Tamra Davis. PG-13. 2002. DVD Drama

Cuba Mia: Portrait of an All-Women Orchestra. Cecilia Domeyko. Not rated. 2002.
DVD 780.82 C

Dam Street. Yu Li. Not rated. 2005. DVD World (Chinese)

Dance, Girl, Dance. Dorothy Arzner. Not rated. 1940. DVD Comedy

Dance with Me. Randa Haines. PG. 1998. DVD Drama

Danielle Steel's Mixed Blessings. Bethany Rooney. Not rated. 1995.
DVD 791.4572 DAN TV

Danielle Steel's Remembrance. Bethany Rooney. Not rated. 1996.
DVD 791.4572 DAN TV

Daughters of the Dust. Julie Dash. Not rated. 1991. DVD Drama

Day Night Day Night. Julia Loktev. Not rated. 2006. DVD Drama

The Dead Girl. Karen Moncrieff. R. 2006. DVD Drama

Dear Frankie. Shona Auerbach. PG-13. 2004. DVD Drama

Death Defying Acts: Houdini's Secret. Gillian Armstrong. PG. 2007. DVD Drama

D.E.B.S. Angela Robinson. PG-13. 2004. DVD Comedy

Deep Impact. Mimi Leder. PG-13. 1998. DVD Drama

Desperately Seeking Susan. Susan Seidelman. PG-13. 1985. DVD Comedy

The Devil’s Arithmetic. Donna Deitch. Not rated. 1999. DVD 791.4572 DEV TV

Diggers. Katherine Dieckmann. R. 2006. DVD Comedy

Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood. Callie Khouri. PG-13. 2002. DVD Drama

The Doctor. Randa Haines. PG-13. 1991. DVD Drama

Dr. Dolittle. Betty Thomas. PG-13. 1998. DVD Comedy

Dogfight. Nancy Savoca. R. 1991. DVD Drama

Don't Tell. Christina Comencini. R. 2005. DVD World (Italian)

Double Happiness. Mina Shum. PG-13. 1994. DVD Drama

Down from the Mountain. Chris Hegedus, co-director. Not rated. 2000. DVD 781.642 D

Down in the Delta. Maya Angelou. PG-13. 1998. DVD Drama

Down to the Bone. Debra Granik. R. 2004. DVD Drama

Dream for An Insomniac. Tiffanie DeBartolo. R. 2006. DVD Comedy

Driverx4: The Lost and Found Films of Sara Driver. Sara Driver. Not rated. 1981-1994.
DVD Drama

A Dry, White Season. Euzhan Palcy. R. 1989. DVD Drama

Earth. Deepa Mehta. Not rated. 1999. DVD World (Hindi)

Earthquake in Chile. Helma Sanders-Brahms. Not rated. 1974. DVD World (German)

An Education. Lone Scherfig. PG-13. 2009. DVD Drama and Blu-ray Drama

The Education of Shelby Knox. Marion Lipschutz. Not rated. 2004. DVD 372.372 E

Elaine Stritch at Liberty.  Chris Hegedus, co-director. Not rated. 2004. DVD 792.642 ELA

Electric Shadows. Jiang Xiao. Not rated. 2004. DVD World (Chinese)

Elegy. Isabel Coixet. R. 2008. DVD Drama

Elie Wiesel Goes Home. Judit Elek. Not rated. 1996. DVD B W6517eL

Emmanuel's Gift. Lisa Lax and Nancy Stern. G. 2005. DVD 362.4083 E

Europa, Europa. Agnieszka Holland. R. 1991. DVD World (German)

Evergreen. Enid Zentelis. PG-13. 2004. DVD Drama

Eve’s Bayou. Kasi Lemmons. R. 1997. DVD Drama

Faithless. Liv Ullman. R. 2000. DVD World (Swedish)

Familia. Louise Archambault. Not rated. 2005. DVD World (French)

Fast Times at Ridgemont High. Amy Heckerling. R. 1982. DVD Comedy

Fat Girl. Catherine Breillat. Not rated. 2001. DVD World (French)

The FBI: A Revealing Inside Look at the Bureau. Barbara Liebovitz, co-director. Not rated. 2003. DVD 363.250973 F

Felicity: An American Girl Adventure. Nadia Tass. Not rated. 2005. Youth DVD

Ferdinando and Carolina. Lina Wertmuller. Not rated. 1999. DVD World (Italian)

15 Park Avenue. Aparna Sen. Not rated. 2005. DVD Drama

The Fifth Reaction. Tahmineh Milani. Not rated. 2000. DVD World (Farsi)

Fingersmith. Aisling Walsh. Not rated. 2005. DVD 791.4572 FIN TV

Fire. Deepa Mehta. Not rated. 1996. DVD Drama

The First Amendment Project. Chris Hegedus, co-director. Not rated. 2004.
DVD 342.73085 F

The Forest for the Trees. Maren Ade. Not rated. 2003. DVD World (German)

Forces of Nature. Bronwen Hughes. PG-13. 1999. DVD Comedy

Four Rooms. Allison Anders. R. 1995. DVD Comedy

Fraulein. Andrea Staka. Not rated. 2006. DVD World (German)

Free Radicals. Barbara Albert. Not rated. 2003. DVD World (German)

Frida. Julie Taymor. R. 2002. DVD Drama

Friends with Money. Nicole Holofcener. R. 2006. DVD Comedy

Frozen River. Courtney Hunt. R. 2008. DVD Drama

Gas, Food, Lodging. Allison Anders. R. 1992. DVD Drama

Gaudi Afternoon. Susan Seidelman. R. 2001. DVD Comedy

The Girl From Monaco. Anne Fontaine. R. 2008. DVD World (French)

Girlfight. Karyn Kusama. R. 2000. DVD Drama

A Girl's Life. Jackie Mow. Not rated. 2009. DVD 305.23082 G

Girls Can’t Swim. Anne-Sophie Birot. Not rated. 2000. DVD World (French)

Gloriana. Phyllida Lloyd. Not rated. 2000. DVD 792.542 GLO

God Said, "Ha!" Julia Sweeney. PG-13. 1998. DVD Drama

A Good Baby. Katherine Dieckmann. Not rated. 2000. DVD Drama

The Governess. Sandra Goldbacher. R. 1998. DVD Drama

Grace of My Heart. Allison Anders. R. 1996. DVD Drama

Gray Matters. Sue Kramer. PG-13. 2007. DVD Comedy

The Greatest. Shana Feste. R. 2009. DVD Drama

The Greatest Song. Sarah Poindexter. PG-13. 2008. DVD Drama

Green Street Hooligans. Lexi Alexander. R. 2005. DVD Drama

The Guru. Daisy von Scherler Mayer. R. 2002. DVD Comedy

Hanging Up. Diane Keaton. PG-13. 2000. DVD Comedy

Harlan County, USA. Barbara Kopple. PG. 1976. DVD 331.87 H

Harriet, The Spy. Bronwen Hughes. PG. 1996. Youth DVD

Havoc. Barbara Kopple. R. 2005. DVD Drama

The Headless Woman. Lucrecia Martel. Not rated. 2008. DVD World (Spanish)

The Healer. Agnieszka Holland. R. 2002. DVD Drama

The Heart is Deceitful Above All Things. Asia Argento. R. 2004. DVD Drama

The Heartbreak Kid. Elaine May. PG. 1972. DVD Comedy

Hearts of Darkness. Eleanor Coppola. R. 1991. DVD 791.43023 C7857he

Her Name is Sabine. Sandrine Bonnaire. Not rated. 2007. DVD 616.85882 H

Herbie Fully Loaded. Angela Robsinson. G. 2005. Youth DVD

Hester Street. Joan Micklin Silver. Not rated. 1975. DVD Drama

Hey Hey It’s Esther Blueburger. Cathy Randall. R. 2008. DVD Comedy

The Hidden Half. Tahmine Milani. Not rated. 2000. DVD World (Farsi)

Hidden Places. Yelena Lanskaya. Not rated. 2006. DVD 791.4572 HID TV

High Art. Lisa Cholodenko. R. 1998. DVD Drama

The Hitch-Hiker. Ida Lupino. Not rated. 1953. DVD Drama

The Holiday. Nancy Myers. PG-13. 2006. DVD Comedy

Hollywood Wives: A New Generation. Joyce Chopra. Not rated. 2003.
DVD 791.4572 HOL TV

The Holy Girl. Lucrecia Martel. R. 2004. DVD World (Spanish)

Holy Smoke! Jane Campion. R. 1999. DVD Comedy

Home. Mary Haverstick. PG-13. 2008. DVD Drama

Home for the Holidays. Jodie Foster. PG-13. 1995. DVD Comedy

How the Garcia Girls Spent Their Summer. Georgina Garcia Riedel. R. 2005. DVD Comedy

How to Cook Your Life. Doris Dörrie. PG-13. 2007. DVD 641.5637 H

How to Deal. Clare Kilner. PG-13. 2003. DVD Comedy

How to Make an American Quilt. Jocelyn Moorhouse. PG-13. 1995. DVD Drama

The Human Contract. Jada Pinkett Smith. R. 2008. DVD Drama

The Hurt Locker. Kathryn Bigelow. R. 2009. DVD Drama and Blu-ray Drama

Hypocrites. Lois Weber. Not rated. 1915. DVD Drama

Hysteria. Tanya Wexler. R. 2011. DVD Comedy and Blu-ray Comedy

Hysterical Blindness. Mira Nair. Not rated. 2002. DVD 791.4572 HYS TV

I Am Sam. Jessie Nelson. PG-13. 2001. DVD Drama

I Could Never Be Your Woman. Amy Heckerling. PG-13. 2007. DVD Comedy

I Like it Like That. Darnell Martin. R. 1994 DVD Drama

I Shot Andy Warhol. Mary Harron. R. 1995. DVD Drama

If These Walls Could Talk. Cher and Nancy Savoca. R. 1996. DVD 791.4572 IFT TV

If These Walls Could Talk 2. Jane Anderson, Martha Coolidge and Anne Heche. R. 2000. DVD 791.4572 IFT TV

I'll be Home for Christmas. Arlene Sanford. PG. 1998. Youth DVD

Imagine. Yoko Ono, co-director. Not rated. 1972. VHS 781.66 LEN

In the Cut. Jane Campion. R. 2003. DVD Drama

In the Land of Blood and Honey. Angelina Jolie. R. 2011. DVD/Blu-ray World (Multilingual)

In the Realms of the Unreal: The Mystery of Henry Darger. Jessica Yu. Not rated. 2004. DVD 759.13 D217in

Inch’Allah Dimanche. Yamina Benguigui. Not rated. 2001. DVD World (French)

Innocence. Lucile Hadzihalilovic. R. 2004. DVD World (French)

Introducing Dorothy Dandridge. Martha Coolidge. R. 1999. DVD 791.4572 I TV

The Intruder. Claire Denis. Not rated. 2004. DVD World (French)

Iron Jawed Angels. Katja Von Garnier. Not rated. 2004. DVD 791.4572 IRO TV

The Iron Lady. Phyllida Lloyd. PG-13. 2011. DVD Drama and Blu-ray Drama

I-Spy. Betty Thomas. PG-13. 2002. DVD Comedy

Italian for Beginners. Lone Scherfig. R. 2000. DVD World (Danish)

Jacquot. Agnes Varda. PG. 1991. VHS World

Jaffa. Keren Yedaya. Not rated. 2009. DVD World (Hebrew)

The Jane Austen Book Club. Robin Swicord. PG-13. 2007. DVD Drama

Jane Eyre. Susanna White. Not rated. 2006. DVD 791.4572 JAN TV

Jeanne Dielman, 23, Quai du Commerce, 1080 Bruxelles. Chantal Akerman. Not rated. 1975. DVD World (French)

Jennifer’s Body. Karyn Kusama. R. 2009. DVD Horror

Jesus’ Son. Alison Maclean. R. 1999. DVD Drama

John Tucker Must Die. Betty Thomas. PG-13. 2006. DVD Comedy

Johnny Dangerously. Amy Heckerling. PG-13. 1984. DVD Comedy

Josie and the Pussycats. Deborah Kaplan, co-director. PG. 2001. DVD Comedy

Journey to the Sun. Yesim Ustaoglu. Not rated. 1999. DVD World (Turkish)

Journeys with George: A Home Movie. Alexandra Pelosi. Not rated. 2002. DVD 973.931 J

K-19: The Widowmaker. Kathryn Bigelow. PG-13. 2002. DVD Drama

Kama Sutra. Mira Nair. R. 1996. DVD Drama

Katha. Sai Paranjpye. Not rated. 1983. DVD World (Hindi)

Keep the River on Your Right. Laurie Gwen Shapiro, co-director. R. 2000.
DVD 985.00498 K

Kit Kittredge: An American Girl. Patricia Rozema. G. 2008. Youth DVD

The Lady in Question: A Cash Carter Mystery. Joyce Chopra. Not rated. 1999.
DVD 791.4572 LAD TV

The Last Stage. Wanda Jakubowska. Not rated. 1948. DVD World (Polish)

Laurel Canyon. Lisa Chodolenko. R. 2002. DVD Drama

A League of Their Own. Penny Marshall. PG. 1992. DVD Comedy

Life and Debt. Stephanie Black. Not rated. 2001. DVD 917.292 L

The Life and Times of Hank Greenberg. Aviva Kempner. PG. 1998. DVD BG7987Li

A Little Bit of Heaven. Nicole Kassell. PG-13. 2011. DVD Comedy and Blu-ray Comedy

Little Man Tate. Jodie Foster. PG. 1991. DVD Drama

Little Miss Sunshine. Valerie Faris, co-director. R. 2006. DVD Comedy

The Little Rascals. Penelope Spheeris. PG. 1994. DVD Comedy

Little Women. Gillian Armstrong. PG. 1994. DVD Drama

The Locket. Karen Arthur. Not rated. 2002. DVD 791.4572 LOC TV

Long Life, Happiness and Prosperity. Mina Shum. Not rated. 2002. DVD Comedy

The Long Run. Jean Stewart. R. 2000. DVD Drama

Look at Me. Agnès Jaoui. PG-13. 2004. DVD World (French)

Look Who’s Talking. Amy Heckerling. PG-13. 1989. DVD Comedy

Look Who’s Talking, Too. Amy Heckerling. PG-13. 1990. DVD Comedy

Lords of Dogtown. Catherine Hardwicke. PG-13. 2005. DVD Drama

The Loretta Claiborne Story. Lee Grant. Not rated. 1999. VHS 791.4572 LOR TV

Loser. Amy Heckerling. PG-13. 2000. DVD Comedy

The Lost Child. Karen Arthur. Not rated. 2000. DVD 791.4572 LOS TV

Lost in Beijing. Yu Li. Not rated. 2007. DVD World (Chinese)

Lost in Translation. Sofia Coppola. R. 2003. DVD Drama

Lost in Yonkers. Martha Coolidge. PG. 1993. DVD Comedy

Lou. Belinda Chayko. Not rated. 2010. DVD Drama

Love and Basketball. Gina Prince-Bythewood. PG-13. 2000. DVD Drama

Love & Debate. Jessica Kavana-Dornbusch. PG-13. 2006. DVD Comedy

Love Don't Cost a Thing. Troy Beyer. PG-13. 2003. DVD Comedy

Lovely & Amazing. Nicole Holofcener. R. 2001. DVD Drama

Lucky Numbers. Nora Ephron. R. 2000. DVD Comedy

The Luzhin Defence. Marleen Gorris. PG-13. 2000. DVD Drama

Mad Hot Ballroom. Marilyn Agrelo. PG. 2005. DVD 793.33 M

Mad Money. Callie Khouri. PG-13. 2008. DVD Comedy

Madeinusa. Claudia Llosa. Not rated. 2006. DVD World (Spanish)

Madeline. Daisy von Scherler Mayer. PG. 1998. Youth DVD and Youth VHS

Mail Order Bride. Anne Wheeler. Not rated. 2009. DVD 791.4572 MAI TV

Main Hoon Na. Farah Khan. Not rated. 2004. DVD World (Hindi)

The Maldonado Miracle. Salma Hayek. PG. 2003 DVD 791.4572 MAL TV

Mamma Mia! Phyllida Lloyd. PG-13. 2008. DVD Musical

The Man Who Cried. Sally Potter. R. 2000. DVD Drama

Mansfield Park. Patricia Rozema. PG-13. 1999. DVD Comedy

Marie Antoinette. Sophia Coppola. PG-13. 2006. DVD Drama

Marion Bridge. Wiebke von Carolsfeld. Not rated. 2002. DVD Drama

Marjoe; Thoth. Sarah Kernochan. Not rated. 1972, 2002. DVD 269.2092 M

Material Girls. Martha Coolidge. PG. 2006. DVD Comedy

A Matter of Principle. Gwen Arner. Not rated. 2004. DVD 791.4572 MAT TV

Maya Lin: A Strong Clear Vision. Freida Lee Mock. Not rated. 1994. DVD B L7352ma

Me and You and Everyone We Know. Miranda July. R. 2005. DVD Comedy

Mermaid. Anna Melikyan. Not rated. 2007. DVD World (Russian)

Mi Vida Loca. Allison Anders. R. 1993. DVD Drama

Michael. Nora Ephron. G. 1996. DVD Comedy

Mikey & Nicky. Elaine May. Not rated. 1976. DVD Drama

Miracle's Boys. Neema Barnette. Not rated. 2004. DVD 791.4572 MIR TV

The Miracle Worker. Nadia Tass. PG. 2000. DVD 791.4572 MIR TV

The Mirror Has Two Faces. Barbra Streisand. PG-13. 1996. DVD Comedy

Mississippi Masala. Mira Nair. R. 1991. DVD Drama

The Monastery: Mr Vig & the Nun. Pernille Rose Grønkjær. Not rated. 2006. DVD 281.947 M

Monsoon Wedding. Mira Nair. R. 2001. DVD Comedy

Monster. Patty Jenkins. R. 2003 DVD Drama

Morvern Callar. Lynne Ramsay. R. 2001. DVD Drama

Mostly Martha. Sandra Nettelbeck. PG. 2001. DVD World (German)

Mrs. Dalloway. Marleen Gorris. PG-13. 1997. DVD Drama

Mrs. Harris. Phyllis Nagy. Not rated. 2005. DVD 791.4572 MRS TV

Mrs. Soffel. Gillian Armstrong. PG-13. 1984. DVD Drama

My Baby's Daddy. Cheryl Dunye. PG-13. 2004. DVD Comedy

My Brilliant Career. Gillian Armstrong. G. 1979. DVD Drama

My Family and Other Animals. Sheree Folkson. Not rated. 2005. DVD 791.4572 MY TV

My First Mister. Christine Lahti. R. 2001. DVD Comedy

My Life Without Me. Isabel Coixet. R. 2003. DVD Drama

The Namesake. Mira Nair. PG-13. 2006. DVD Drama

Nathalie. Anne Fontaine. Not rated. 2003. DVD World (French)

National Lampoon’s European Vacation. Amy Heckerling. PG-13. 1985. DVD Comedy

The Nativity Story. Catherine Hardwicke. PG. 2006. DVD Religious

Near Dark. Kathryn Bigelow. R. 1987. DVD Horror

Nim's Island. Jennifer Flackett, co-director. PG. 2008. Youth DVD

Nora. Pat Murphy. R. 1999. DVD Drama

Normal. Jane Anderson. Not rated. 2003. DVD 791.4572 NOR TV

North Country. Niki Caro. R. 2005. DVD Drama

The Notorious Bettie Page. Mary Harron. R. 2005. DVD Drama

Now and Then. Lesli Linka Glatter. PG-13. 1995. DVD Comedy

Nowhere in Africa. Caroline Link. R. 2001. DVD World (German)

The Nymph. Lina Wertmuller. Not rated. 1996. DVD World (Italian)

The Ocean Waif. Alice Guy. Not rated. 1916. DVD Drama

Oedipus Rex. Julie Taymor. Not rated. 1992. DVD 792.542 OED

Old Joy. Kelly Reichardt. Not rated. 2006. DVD Drama

Olympia. Leni Riefenstahl. Not rated. 1938. DVD 796.48 O

Om Shanti Om. Farah Khan. PG-13. 2007. DVD World (Hindi)

On a Clear Day. Gaby Dellal. PG-13. 2005. DVD Drama

Onegin. Martha Fiennes. R. 1999. DVD Drama

Only the Strong Survive: Celebration of Soul. Chris Hegedus, co-director. PG-13. 2002.
DVD 782.421643 O

Orlando. Sally Potter. PG-13. 1992. DVD Drama

Or: My Treasure. Keren Yedaya. Not rated. 2004. DVD World (Hebrew)

Oscar and Lucinda. Gillian Armstrong. R. 1997. DVD Drama

Out to Sea. Martha Coolidge. PG-13. 1997. DVD Comedy

Oyster Farmer. Anna Reeves. Not rated. 2004. DVD Comedy

The Parent Trap. Nancy Meyers. PG. 1998. Youth DVD

Paris is Burning. Jennie Livingston. R. 1990. DVD 306.778 P

Party Girl. Daisy von Scherler Mayer. R. 1995. DVD Comedy

The Party's Over. Rebecca Chaiklin, co-director. Not rated. 2000. DVD 320.973 P

Passion. Sylvia Chang. Not rated. 2001. DVD World (Chinese)

Pay it Forward. Mimi Leder. PG-13. 2000. DVD Drama

The Peacemaker. Mimi Leder. R. 1997. DVD Action/Adventure

The Perez Family. Mira Nair. R. 1995. DVD Comedy

Personal Velocity. Rebecca Miller. R. 2002. DVD Drama

Pet Sematary. Mary Lambert. R. 1989. DVD Horror

Pet Sematary II . Mary Lambert. R. 1992. DVD Horror

Phat Girlz. Nnegest Likké. PG-13. 2006. DVD Comedy

The Piano. Jane Campion. R. 1993. DVD Drama

Picture Bride. Kayo Hatta. PG-13. 1995. DVD World (Japanese)

Point Break. Kathryn Bigelow. Not rated. 1991. DVD Action/Adventure

La Pointe-Courte. Agnes Varda. Not rated. 1954. DVD World (French)

Power and Beauty. Susan Seidelman. R. 2002. DVD 791.4572 POW TV

The Preacher’s Wife. Penny Marshall. PG. 1996. DVD Comedy

The Prince & Me. Martha Coolidge. PG. 2004. DVD Drama

The Prince & Me: A Royal Honeymoon. Catherine Cryan. PG. 2008. DVD Drama

The Prince & Me II: The Royal Wedding. Catherine Cryan. PG. 2006. DVD Drama

The Prince of Tides. Barbra Streisand. R. 1991. DVD Drama

Private Lives of Pippa Lee. Rebecca Miller. R. 2009. DVD Drama

The Prize Winner of Defiance, Ohio. Jane Anderson. PG-13. 2005. DVD Drama

The Producers. Susan Stroman. PG-13. 2005. DVD Comedy

Proof. Jocelyn Moorhouse. R. 1991. DVD Drama

Puccini for Beginners. Maria Maggenti. Not rated. 2006. DVD Comedy

The Punisher: War Zone. Lexi Alexander. R. 2008. DVD Action/Adventure

Queen to Play. Caroline Bottaro. Not rated. 2009. DVD World (French)

Rain. Christine Jeffs. Not rated. 2001. DVD Drama

Rain. Maria Govan. R. 2008. DVD Drama

Rambling Rose. Martha Coolidge. R. 1991. DVD Drama

Ratcatcher. Lynne Ramsay. Not rated. 1999. DVD Drama

Real Genius. Martha Coolidge. PG. 1985. DVD Comedy

Real Women Have Curves. Patricia Cardoso. PG-13. 2002. DVD Drama

Red Riding Hood. Catherine Hardwicke. PG-13. 2011.
DVD SF/Fantasy and Blu-ray SF/Fantasy

Regret to Inform. Barbara Sonneborn. Not rated. 1998. DVD 959.704 R

Renaissance Man. Penny Marshall. PG-13. 1994. DVD Comedy

The Republic of Love. Deepa Mehta. Not rated. 2003. DVD Drama

Return to Me. Bonnie Hunt. PG. 2000. DVD Comedy

Return with Honor. Freida Lee Mock, co-director. Not rated. 1999. DVD 959.70437 R

Riding in Cars with Boys. Penny Marshall. PG-13. 2001. DVD Drama

The Rosa Parks Story. Julie Dash. Not rated. 2002. DVD 791.4572 ROS TV

Rosenstrasse. Margarethe von Trotta. PG-13. 2003. DVD World (German)

Ruby Bridges. Euzhan Palcy. Not rated. 1998. Youth DVD

Salaam Bombay! Mira Nair. Not rated. 1988. DVD World (Hindi)

Savages. Tamara Jenkins. R. 2007. DVD Comedy

Saving Face. Alice Wu. R. 2004. DVD Comedy

Searching for Debra Winger. Rosanna Arquette. R. 2001. DVD 792.028082 S

Seashell and the Clergyman. Germaine Dulac. Not rated. 1928.
DVD 791.4375 A

The Safety of Objects. Rose Troche. R. 2001. DVD Drama

The Secret Garden. Agnieszka Holland. G. 1993. Youth DVD

The Secret Life of Bees. Gina Prince-Bythewood. PG-13. 2008. DVD Drama

The Secret Life of Words. Isabel Coixet. Not rated. 2006. DVD Drama

Set Me Free. Léa Pool. Not rated. 1999. VHS World

Seven Beauties. Lina Wertmuller. Not rated. 1975. DVD World (Italian)

Sexo por Compasión. Laura Mañá. Not rated. 2000. DVD World (Spanish)

Shadow Magic. Ann Hu. PG. 2000. DVD World (Chinese)

Shadrach. Susanna Styron. PG-13. 1998. VHS Drama

Shark Tale. Vicky Jenson, co-director. PG. 2004. Youth DVD

Sherrybaby. Laurie Collyer. R. 2006. DVD Drama

Shot in the Heart. Agnieszka Holland. R. 2001. DVD 791.4572 SHO TV

Shrek. Victoria Jensen, co-director. PG. 2001. Youth DVD

Shut Up & Sing. Barbara Kopple and Cecilia Peck. R. 2006. DVD 782.421642 S

The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants 2. Sanaa Hamri. PG-13. 2008. DVD Drama

Sita Sings the Blues. Nina Paley. Not rated. 2008. DVD Animation

Sleepless in Seattle. Nora Ephron. PG. 1993. DVD Comedy

Slums of Beverly Hills. Tamara Jenkins. R. 1998. DVD Comedy

Snow White: The Fairest of Them All. Caroline Thompson. Not rated. 2000.
DVD 791.4572 SNO TV

Somersault. Cate Shortland. Not rated. 2004. DVD Drama

Something New. Sanaa Hamri. PG-13. 2005. DVD Comedy

Something’s Gotta Give. Nancy Meyers. PG-13. 2003. DVD Comedy

Songcatcher. Maggie Greenwald. PG-13. 2000. DVD Drama

Speak. Jessica Sharzer. PG-13. 2004. DVD 791.4572 SPE TV

Spirit: Stallion of the Cimmaron. Lorna Cook, co-director. G. 2002. Youth DVD

Startup.com. Chris Hegedus, co-director. R. 2001. DVD 658.054678S

Step Up. Anne Fletcher. PG-13. 2006. DVD Drama

Stephanie Daley. Hilary Brougher. R. 2006. DVD Drama

Stick It. Jessica Bendinger. PG-13. 2006. DVD Drama

Strangers in Good Company. Cynthia Scott. PG. 1990. DVD Drama

Stop-Loss. Kimberly Peirce. R. 2008. DVD Drama

Sugar and Spice. Francine McDougall. PG-13. 2000. DVD Comedy

Summer Night. Lina Wertmuller. Not rated. 1986. DVD World (Italian)

Sunshine Cleaning. Christine Jeffs. R. 2009. DVD Comedy and Blu-ray Comedy

Sur: The Melody of Life. Tanuja Chandra. Not rated. 2002. DVD World (Hindi)

Surveillance. Jennifer Chambers Lynch. R. 2008. DVD Drama

Sweetie. Jane Campion. Not rated. 1989. DVD Drama

Swept Away. Lina Wertmuller. R. 1974. DVD World (Italian)

Swept from the Sea. Beeban Kidron. PG-13. 1997. DVD Drama

Sylvia. Christine Jeffs. R. 2003. DVD Drama

Take Care of My Cat. Jeong Jae-eun. Not rated. 2001. DVD World (Korean)

Take My Eyes. Iciar Bollain. Not rated. 2003. DVD World (Spanish)

Take the Lead. Liz Friedlander. PG-13. 2006. DVD Drama

Talk to Me. Kasi Lemmons. R. 2007. DVD Drama

The Tango Lesson. Sally Potter. PG. 1997. DVD Drama

Tank Girl. Rachel Talalay. R. 1995. DVD Comedy

The Tao of Steve. Jenniphr Goodman. R. 2000. DVD Comedy

The Taste of Others. Agnès Jaoui. R. 2000. DVD World (French)

The Tempest. Julie Taymor. PG-13. 2011. DVD Comedy and Blu-ray Comedy

Their Eyes Were Watching God. Darnell Martin. Not rated. 2005. DVD 791.4572 THE TV

Then She Found Me. Helen Hunt. R. 2007. DVD Drama

Thin Ice. Jill Sprecher R. 2011. DVD Comedy and Blu-ray Comedy

Things Behind the Sun. Allison Anders. R. 2001. DVD 791.4572 THI TV

Things We Lost in the Fire. Susanne Bier. R. 2007. DVD Drama

The Third Miracle. Agnieszka Holland. R. 1999. DVD Drama

Thirteen. Catherine Hardwicke. R. 2003. DVD Drama

13 Conversations about One Thing. Jill Sprecher. PG. 2001. DVD Drama

A Thousand Acres. Jocelyn Moorhouse. R. 1997. DVD Drama

3 Américas. Cristina Kotz Cornejo. Not rated. 2008. DVD World (Spanish)

Titus. Julie Taymor. R. 1999. DVD Drama

To Wong Foo, Thanks for Everything, Julie Newmar. Beeban Kidron. PG-13. 1995.
DVD Comedy

Tortilla Soup. Maria Ripoll. PG-13. 2001. DVD Drama

Touching Evil 2. Sheree Folkson. Not rated. 1998. DVD 791.4572 TOU TV

The Triumph of Love. Clare Peploe. PG-13. 2001. DVD Drama

Triumph of the Will. Leni Riefenstahl. Not rated. 1935. DVD 943.086 T

The Trouble With Angels. Ida Lupino. PG. 1966. DVD Comedy

True Women. Karen Arthur. PG-13. 1997. DVD 791.4572 TRU TV

Tully. Hilary Birmingham. R. 2001. DVD Drama

Tupac: Resurrection. Lauren Lazin. R. 2003. DVD 782.421649 S5278.tu

28 Days. Betty Thomas. PG-13. 2000. DVD Drama

27 Dresses. Anne Fletcher. PG-13. 2008. DVD Comedy

Twilight. Catherine Hardwicke. PG-13. 2008. DVD SF/Fantasy

2 Days in Paris. Julie Delpy. R. 2007. DVD Comedy

Two Women. Tahmineh Milani. Not rated. 1999. DVD World (Farsi)

Under the Same Moon. Patricia Riggen. PG-13. 2007. DVD World (Spanish)

Under the Tuscan Sun. Audrey Wells. PG-13. 2003. DVD Drama

Unstrung Heroes. Diane Keaton. PG. 1995. DVD Drama

Unwanted Woman. Tahmineh Milani. Not rated. 2005. DVD World (Farsi)

Used People. Beeban Kidron. PG-13. 1992. DVD Comedy

Vagabond. Agnes Varda. R. 1985. DVD World (French)

Valley Girl. Martha Coolidge. R. 1982. DVD Comedy

Vanity Fair. Mira Nair. PG-13. 2004. DVD Drama

Venus Beauty Institute. Tonie Marshall. R. 1999. DVD World (French)

Verso Sera. Francesca Archibugi. Not rated. 1991. DVD World (Italian)

The Virgin Suicides. Sofia Coppola. R. 1999. DVD Drama

Waiting for the Moon. Jill Godmilow. Not rated. 1987. DVD Drama

Waitress. Adrienne Shelly. PG-13. 2007. DVD Comedy

Walking and Talking. Nicole Holofcener. R. 1996. DVD Comedy

The War Room. Chris Hegedus, co-director. PG. 1993. DVD 324.7 W

Washington Square. Agneszka Holland. PG. 1997. DVD Drama

Water. Deepa Mehta. PG-13. 2005. DVD World (Hindi)

The Way Home. Jeong-hyang Lee. PG. 2002. DVD World (Korean)

Wayne’s World. Penelope Spheeris. PG-13. 1992. DVD Comedy

W.E. Madonna. R. 2011. DVD Drama and Blu-ray Drama

We Need to Talk About Kevin. Lynne Ramsey. R. 2011. DVD Drama and Blu-ray Drama

The Wedding Date. Clare Kilner. PG-13. 2005. DVD Comedy

The Weight of Water. Kathryn Bigelow. R. 2000. DVD Drama

Whale Rider. Niki Caro. PG-13. 2002. DVD Drama

What a Girl Wants. Dennie Gordon. PG. 2003. DVD Drama

What About Your Friends: Weekend Getaway. Niva Dorell. Not rated. 2002.
DVD 791.4572 WHA TV

What Girls Learn. Lee Rose. PG. 2001. DVD 791.4572 WHA TV

What Women Want. Nancy Meyers. PG-13. 2000. DVD Comedy

What’s Cooking? Gurinder Chadha. PG-13. 2000. DVD Drama

When I Find the Ocean. Tonya S. Holly. Not rated. 2006. Youth DVD

When the Mountains Tremble. Pamela Yates. Not rated. 1983. DVD 972.8100497 W

When the Sea Rises. Yolande Moreau, co-director. Not rated. 2004. DVD World (French)

Whip It. Drew Barrymore. PG-13. 2009. DVD Comedy and Blu-ray Comedy

White Wolves: A Cry in the Wild II. Catherine Cryan. PG. 1993. DVD Action/Adventure

Wilbur (Wants to Kill Himself). Lone Scherfig. R. 2002. DVD Comedy

The Wild Thornberrys Movie. Cathy Malkasian, co-director. PG. 2002. Youth DVD

Wildflower. Diane Keaton. PG-13. 1991. VHS 791.4572 WIL TV

Wildflowers. Melissa Painter. R. 1999. DVD Drama

William Kunstler: Disturbing the Universe. Emily Kunstler and Sarah Kunstler, co-directors. Not rated. 2009. DVD B K9663wi

The Wind in the Willows. Rachel Talalay. Not rated. 2006. Youth DVD

Winter's Bone. Debra Granik. R. 2010. DVD Drama and Blu-ray Drama

Woman on Top. Fina Torres. R. 2000. DVD Comedy

The Women. Diane English. PG-13. 2008. DVD Comedy

The Women of Brewster Place. Donna Deitch. Not rated. 1989. DVD 791.4572 WOM TV

The Woodsman. Nicole Kassell. R. 2004. DVD Drama

Wrestling Ernest Hemingway. Randa Haines. PG-13. 1993. DVD Drama

Xiu Xiu. Joan Chen. R. 1998. DVD World (Chinese)

Yentl. Barbra Streisand. PG. 1983. DVD Musicall

Yes. Sally Potter. R. 2004. DVD Drama

Yo soy Boricua, Pa'que Tu Lo Sepas! Rosie Perez. Not rated. 2006. DVD 305.8687295 Y

You’ve Got Mail. Nora Ephron. PG. 1998. DVD Comedy

Zhao Le. Ning Ying. Not rated. 1993. DVD World (Chinese)

Zora is My Name! Neema Barnette. Not rated. 1990. DVD 791.4572 ZOR TV

Zus & Zo. Paula van der Oest. Not rated. 2001. DVD World (Dutch)