The Leisure Seeker [IMDb]
Francesca Archibugi cowrites this dramedy about an elderly couple on an RV adventure. Costarring Helen Mirren. (male director)
Every Day [my review]
Angourie Rice stars as a teenager who falls in love with a soul that inhabits a different body every day (and some of those bodies are female, too). (male writer and director)
The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society [my review]
Lily James stars as a writer who uncovers an untold story of British endurance during World War II. Costarring Jessica Brown Findlay, Katherine Parkinson, and Penelope Wilton. (male writers and director)
Let the Sunshine In (Un beau soleil intérieur) [my review]
Juliette Binoche stars as a woman seeking new love at midlife. Directed by Claire Denis; written by Denis and Christine Angot.
Never Steady, Never Still [IMDb] pictured
Shirley Henderson costars in this domestic drama about a woman suffering from Parkinson’s disease. Written and directed by Kathleen Hepburn.
Funny Cow [my review]
Maxine Peake stars in this drama about a stand-up comic battling sexism in 1970s England. (male writer and director)
Bel Powley stars as a teenager recovering from a traumatic upbringing. Costarring Liv Tyler. (male writers and director)
Big Fish & Begonia [IMDb]
Guanlin Ji costars in the voice cast of this animated fantasy about a spirit exploring the human world. (male writers and directors)
Please let me know if I’ve missed any movies directed by, written by, or about women.
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