*jo march voice* women...

a list of movies that feature one or more of the following elements:
-intersectionality
-non-boring woman protagonist
-made by a woman or women
-authentic/complex/nuanced portrayal of women
-explores an issue specific to women and gender

  • Thoroughbreds
  • Obvious Child
  • The Watermelon Woman
  • Frances Ha
  • Colette
  • Desert Hearts
  • Smooth Talk
  • Shirkers
  • Pussy
  • Madeline's Madeline
  • You're Sleeping Nicole
  • Raw
  • Swallow
  • A Fantastic Woman
  • Breathe
  • Daughters of the Dust
  • The Fits
  • Pariah
  • Tangerine
  • Tragedy Girls
  • Daisies
  • We Are the Best!
  • M.F.A.
  • Hustlers
  • Gloria Bell
  • Slaying the Dragon
  • Gloria
  • Night of the Comet
  • Portrait of a Lady on Fire
  • Possibly in Michigan
  • All About Nina
  • American Mary
  • Jennifer's Body
  • Side Effects
  • Marianne and Juliane
  • Hanna
  • Nancy
  • Excision
  • Chicago
  • In My Skin
  • Panic Room
  • Bad Reputation
  • Variety
  • Angela
  • Death Proof
  • The Headless Woman
  • A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night
  • Mulan
  • Nina Wu
  • Jackie
  • Shakedown
  • Wasp
  • Always Shine
  • Josie and the Pussycats
  • The Love Witch
  • Red Road
  • The Breadwinner
  • Carol
  • The Tale
  • The Handmaiden
  • Juno
  • The Diary of a Teenage Girl
  • Where Do We Go Now?
  • Women Without Men
  • Never Rarely Sometimes Always
  • The Good Time Girls
  • Skate Kitchen
  • Nine to Five
  • The Edge of Seventeen
  • Love & Basketball
  • Kill Bill: Vol. 1
  • Eighth Grade
  • The Miseducation of Cameron Post
  • Pride & Prejudice
  • Wild
  • Wendy and Lucy
  • Sharp Objects
  • Le altre
  • Whip It
  • Alien
  • 4 Months, 3 Weeks and 2 Days
  • Unsane
  • Asparagus
  • House of Tolerance
  • The Stepford Wives
  • Show Me Love
  • Safe
  • Brooklyn
  • Battle of the Sexes
  • Kill Bill: Vol. 2
  • Mulholland Drive
  • Dance, Girl, Dance
  • Byzantium
  • Mad Max: Fury Road
  • Booksmart
  • Phoenix
  • Little Women
  • Shirley
  • Junior
  • Short Term 12