Captain Marvel [pictured]
Anna Boden codirects and cowrites — with Geneva Robertson-Dworet, Nicole Perlman, and Meg LeFauve — this sci-fi action drama about a woman (Brie Larson) with extraordinary powers and a mysterious past.
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I’m Not Here
Michelle Schumacher directs and cowrites this drama about a man struggling with the tragic memories of his past.
Laura Buffoni cowrites this documentary about novelist Elena Ferrante. (male director)
Behnaz Jafari, Marziyeh Rezaei, and Maedeh Erteghaei costar as fictionalized versions of themselves in this Iranian drama about the state of female entertainers in that country. (male writers and director)
We Are Boats
Angela Sarafyan costars in this fantasy drama about a mysterious woman who encounters a variety of people just when they need her most. (male writer-director)
Find more movies by and about women using the Here Are the Women tag, and on the movies by/about women in cinemas US and Canada page.
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