Chloë Grace Moretz stars in this thriller as a woman who strikes up a dangerous friendship with a lonely widow (Isabelle Huppert). (male writers and director)
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Danishka Esterhazy writes and directs this sci-fi drama about a dystopian boarding school for girls. Starring Katie Douglas, Celina Martin, and Sara Canning.
Ondi Timoner cowrites and directs this biopic of the photographer Robert Mapplethorpe.
Jill Remensnyder writes this dramedy about a young woman (Jillian Clare) embarking upon a search to find her missing mountaineer father. (male director)
Ika Künzel cowrites this German drama about a woman sailor (Susanne Wolff) who comes to the aid of shipwrecked refugees. (male director)
Cliffs of Freedom
Marianne Metropoulos cowrites this historical romance about a Greek village girl (Tania Raymonde) who falls in love with a Turkish Ottoman soldier. (male director)
Michelle Monaghan stars in this based-on-fact drama about immigration attorney Judy Wood. (male writer and director)
Woman at War
Halldóra Geirharðsdóttir stars as an eco activist in this Icelandic dramedy thriller. (male writers and director)
Veronica Ngo stars in this Vietnamese action thriller as an ex-gangster who must rescue her kidnapped daughter. (male writer-director)
I Killed My Husband (He Matado a mi Marido!)
Maria Conchita Alonso stars in this Spanish crime comedy about a woman who accidentally murders her unfaithful husband. (male writer-director)
The Hole in the Ground
Seána Kerslake stars in this horror movie about a woman protecting her son from a malevolent force. (male writers and director)
Veera W. Vilo stars in this Finnish horror mystery about a young woman who retreats to a strange village. (male writer-director)
Karen Fukuhara stars in this crime fantasy about an orphaned teenager who investigates the death of her mother. (male writers and director)
Aurora Perrineau and Rachel Hendrix star in this dramedy about two young women reliving a childhood trauma. (male writer-director)
Sofia Boutella, Souheila Yacoub, Claude-Emmanuelle Gajan-Maull, and Giselle Palmer costar in this ensemble horror musical about a dance troupe surreptitiously slipped LSD during a rehearsal. (male writer-director)
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