My Days of Mercy [pictured]
Tali Shalom-Ezer directs this romantic drama about an anti-death-penalty activist (Ellen Page) who falls into a relationship with a woman (Kate Mara) who is pro–capital punishment. Also starring Amy Seimetz. (male writer)
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Roxann Dawson directs this faith-based drama, about a mom (Chrissy Metz) who believes prayer brings her teenaged son back to life after a drowning. (male writer)
Pick of the Litter
Dana Nachman writes and codirects this documentary about guide dogs and the people who train them.
Birds of Passage (Pájaros de verano)
Cristina Gallego codirects and cowrites, with Maria Camila Arias, this drama about a man involved in the drug trade in Colombia.
Laura Buffoni cowrites this documentary about novelist Elena Ferrante. (male director)
Find more movies by and about women using the Here Are the Women tag, and on the movies by/about women in cinemas UK and Ireland page.
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