The Hate U Give [pictured]
Audrey Wells writes this crime drama about a teenager (Amandla Stenberg) who witnesses her best friend being shot by police. (male director)
Sandi Tan writes and directs this documentary about the independent film she and her friends made, and which was stolen from them.
Utøya – July 22
Anna Bache-Wiig and Siv Rajendram Eliassen cowrite this Norwegian dramatic thriller about a teenaged girl (Andrea Berntzen) struggling to survive Anders Breivik’s 2011 terrorist attack on the summer camp of Utøya island. (male director)
Rock star Joan Jett is featured in this documentary about her life and work. (male writer and director)
An Evening with Beverly Luff Linn
Aubrey Plaza costars in this black comedy about a woman whose marriage is threatened when her old flame comes to town. (male writers and director)
Please let me know if I’ve missed any movies directed by, written by, or about women.
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