movies by or about women opening UK/Ire from Fri Dec 07

Lola Arias directs documentary ‘Theatre of War’; Mélanie Laurent and Alicia Vikander costar in historical romances; and not much more...

new in limited release

Theatre of War | find cinemas

Lola Arias writes and directs this documentary about (male) British and Argentinian soldiers whose lives were impacted by the Falklands war.

Kedarnath | find cinemas

Kanika Dhillon cowrites this Indian romantic drama, a Romeo-and-Juliet story about a Hindu and a Muslim who fall in love. Costarring Sara Ali Khan. (male director)

Tulip Fever [pictured] | find cinemas

Deborah Moggach cowrites this historical romantic drama about a young woman (Alicia Vikander) who falls in love with her portrait painter in 17th-century Amsterdam. (male director)

Return of the Hero | find cinemas

Mélanie Laurent costars in this French historical romantic comedy about a young woman who fakes letters to her sister from her louche of a suitor. (male writers and director)

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