movies by or about women opening UK/Ire Feb 07

Birds of Prey Ella Jay Basco Margot Robbie


female director, female screenwriter, female protagonist
Birds of Prey: And the Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn [pictured]
Cathy Yan directs and Christina Hodson writes this comic-book action adventure, about a gang of female superheroes out to rescue to young girl. Starring Margot Robbie, Mary Elizabeth Winstead, Jurnee Smollett-Bell, Rosie Perez, Ella Jay Basco, and Ali Wong.
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female director, female screenwriter, male protagonist
Mr. Jones
Agnieszka Holland directs and Andrea Chalupa writes this based-on-fact historical dramatic thriller about the (male) journalist who broke the news in the western media of the famine in the Soviet Union in the early 1930s.
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male director, male screenwriter, female coprotagonist
Plus One
Maya Erskine costars in this romantic dramedy about two single friends who agree to be each other’s dates for every wedding one summer. (male writer-directors)
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