movies by or about women opening US/Can from Wed Nov 21

Olivia Colman, Emma Stone, and Rachel Weisz in the midst of high intrigue in the court of Queen Anne; Alba August portrays ‘Pippi Longstocking’ author Astrid Lindgren; more...


new in wide release

Ralph Breaks the Internet | find cinemas

Pamela Ribon and Josie Trinidad cowrite this animated adventure comedy about videogame characters. Costarring the voice of Sarah Silverman. (male directors)

‘Las Sandinistas!’

‘Las Sandinistas!’

new in limited release

Las Sandinistas! | find cinemas

Jenny Murray directs this documentary about the Nicaraguan women who led rebel troops into battle during their nation’s revolution.

Write When You Get Work | find cinemas

Stacy Cochran writes and directs this romantic dramedy about a high-school couple who reconnect as adults. Costarring Rachel Keller.

Alba August in ‘Becoming Astrid’

Alba August in ‘Becoming Astrid’

Becoming Astrid | find cinemas

Pernille Fischer Christensen cowrites and directs this Swedish biopic about Pippi Longstocking author Astrid Lindgren (Alba August).

8 Remains | find cinemas

Juliane Block directs and Laura Sommer cowrites this German thriller about a woman (Maja-Celiné Probst) reliving her life in order to prevent her murder.

Invisible Hands | find cinemas

Shraysi Tandon directs and cowrites this documentary about child labor and child trafficking.

Emma Stone and Olivia Colman in ‘The Favourite’

Emma Stone and Olivia Colman in ‘The Favourite’

The Favourite | find cinemas

Deborah Davis cowrites this historical dramedy about intrigue at Queen Anne’s court. Starring Olivia Colman, Emma Stone, and Rachel Weisz. (male director)

Miss Dalí | find cinemas

Miranda Gas, Berta Castañé, and Eulàlia Ballart star as, at various ages, Anna Maria Dalí, sister of the artist Salvador, in this Spanish drama. (male writer-director)

Roma | find cinemas

Yalitza Aparicio stars as a maid and nanny in this historical drama about family in Mexico City. Costarring Marina de Tavira, Daniela Demesa, Nancy García García, and Verónica García. (male writer-director)

‘Shoplifters’

‘Shoplifters’

Shoplifters | find cinemas

Kirin Kiki, Lily Franky, Moemi Katayama, Sakura Andô, Mayu Matsuoka, and Miyu Sasaki costar in this Japanese drama about a family of petty criminals. (male writer-director)

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