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movies by/about women in cinemas US and Canada

Shooting the Mafia: female director, female writer, female coprotagonist

Kim Longinotto directs documentary Shooting the Mafia, about Letizia Battaglia’s career photographing the Italian mob. [not yet reviewed]

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opening Nov 22

female director, female screenwriter, female protagonist

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Shooting the Mafia
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Hala
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Varda by Agnès

female director, male screenwriter, male protagonist

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A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood | find cinemas

female codirector, female coscreenwriter, female protagonist

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Frozen II

male director, female coscreenwriter, female coprotagonist

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Angelfish | find cinemas

male director, male screenwriter, female protagonist

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The Courier


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now in cinemas

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Greener Grass | find cinemas
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The Kingmaker | find cinemas
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Mickey and the Bear | find cinemas
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Raise Hell: The Life & Times of Molly Ivins | find cinemas
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To Kid or Not to Kid | find cinemas
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The Warrior Queen of Jhansi | find cinemas

female director, female screenwriter, female coprotagonist

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Gift | find cinemas

female director, female screenwriter, male protagonist

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Going Attractions: The Definitive Story of the Movie Palace | find cinemas
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Mr. Toilet: The World’s #2 Man | find cinemas

female director, female coscreenwriter, female protagonist

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Atlantics | find cinemas
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Charlie’s Angels | find cinemas

female director, male screenwriter, male protagonist

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Honey Boy | find cinemas

female codirector, female screenwriter, female protagonist

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female codirector, female coscreenwriter, female coprotagonist

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Sequestrada | find cinemas

male director, female screenwriter, female protagonist

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male director, female coscreenwriter, female protagonist

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male director, female coscreenwriter, female coprotagonist

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The Addams Family | find cinemas

male director, female coscreenwriter, male protagonist

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The Lion King | find cinemas
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Give Me Liberty | find cinemas
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A Reindeer’s Journey | find cinemas

male director, male screenwriter, female protagonist

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Recorder: The Marion Stokes Project | find cinemas
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Black and Blue | find cinemas
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Judy | find cinemas
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Light from Light | find cinemas
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Linda Ronstadt: The Sound of My Voice | find cinemas
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Lucy in the Sky | find cinemas

male director, male screenwriter, female coprotagonist

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Marriage Story | find cinemas
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Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark | find cinemas
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Waves | find cinemas
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Chained for Life | find cinemas
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Frankie | find cinemas



decipher

female director
female director(s)
female codirector
female/male codirectors
male director
male director(s)
female writer
female writer(s)
female cowriter
female/male cowriters
male writer
male writer(s)
female protagonist
female protagonist(s) or predominantly female ensemble
female coprotagonist
female/male coprotagonists or mixed ensemble
male protagonist
male protagonist(s) or predominantly male ensemble



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worth paying multiplex prices for
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worth a look, but wait for DVD, unless your favorite actor is in it
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give it a miss
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my reaction under gag order for now
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not yet seen by me

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