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26 Of The Best Movies Directed By Women

26 Of The Best Movies Directed By Women

Movies directed by women are underratedly some of the best films in cinematography. Heres a list of the best female directors in Hollywood you won't forget.

Female directors are a rarity in Hollywood. While that is an entirely different topic of discussion, this article sets out to praise the accomplishments of female directors in Hollywood. These movies directed by women are some of the most famous films in cinematography. Chances are several of the famous movies listed below will shock you. Here’s a list of the best films made by female filmmakers. You can bet Ava DuVernay, Kathryn Bigelow, Sofia Coppola, Nora Ephron and Catherine Hardwicke’s movies are listed.

The Best Movies Directed By Women

Bend It Like Beckham

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The Kids Are All Right

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Ava DuVernay is a complete Hollywood Girl Boss. As a female director she has taken huge strides in the film industry. This is DuVernay’s most popular movie – it had four Golden Globe Award nominations! DuVerynay’s movie was nominated for Best Picture and won Best Original Song at the 87th Academy Awards.

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Stories We Tell

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City of God

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Lords of Dogtown

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Little Miss Sunshine

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Happy Feet

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Marie Antoinette

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The Proposal

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The Dressmaker

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The Babadook

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The Hurt Locker

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American Psycho

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Lost In Translation

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Something’s Gotta Give

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Blue Steel

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Point Break

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Wayne’s World

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You’ve Got Mail

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What Women Want

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