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movies by or about women opening UK/Ire Jan 25

Second Act Jennifer Lopez

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male director, female coscreenwriter, female protagonist
Second Act
Elaine Goldsmith-Thomas cowrites this romantic comedy about a woman (Jennifer Lopez) who reinvents her life. Costarring Vanessa Hudgens and Leah Remini. (male director)
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male director, female coscreenwriter, female coprotagonist
A Dog’s Way Home
Cathryn Michon cowrites this family adventure about a dog (the voice of Bryce Dallas Howard) and the many humans she meets on her journey home to her (male) owner. (male director)
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female director, female screenwriter, female protagonist
Nina
Olga Chajdas writes — with Julia Kijowska and Marta Konarzewska — and directs this drama about a woman (Kijowska) who embarks on a sexual affair with her would-be pregnancy surrogate (Eliza Rycembel).
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female director, female screenwriter, female protagonist
On Her Shoulders
Alexandria Bombach directs this documentary about 2018 Nobel Peace Prize winner Nadia Murad.
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female director, female screenwriter, male protagonist
Bergman: A Year in a Life
Jane Magnusson directs this documentary about legendary filmmaker Ingmar Bergman.
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female director, male screenwriter, female protagonist
Destroyer
Karyn Kusama directs this crime drama about a cop (Nicole Kidman) reliving an undercover assignment in order to solve a new mystery. (male writers)
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male director, male screenwriter, female protagonist
Love Sonia
Mrunal Thakur stars in this Indian drama as a woman searching for a sister who has been sold into sex trafficking. Costarring Richa Chadha and Freida Pinto. (male writers and director)
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