movies by or about women opening UK/Ire from Fri Jan 19



The Post [my review] pictured
Meryl Streep costars as Washington Post publisher Katharine Graham at a critical juncture in the paper’s history. Cowritten by Liz Hannah. (male director)


Attraction (Prityazhenie) [my review]
Irina Starshenbaum costars as a teenaged girl who falls for an alien just visiting Earth. (male director and writers)

Lover for a Day [IMDb]
Esther Garrel and Louise Chevillote costar as, respectively, the adult daughter of and the new lover of the same man in this French drama. Cowritten by Caroline Deruas-Garrel and Arlette Langmann. (male director)

Please let me know if I’ve missed any movies directed by, written by, or about women.

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