List of female film and television directors
This is a list of notable female directors in motion picture and television arts.
National Film Board of Canada
The National Film Board of Canada (or simply National Film Board or NFB) (French: Office national du film du Canada, or ONF) is Canada's twelve-time Academy Award-winning public film and digital media...
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Suzana Amaral
Suzana Amaral (born March 28, 1928 in São Paulo) is a Brazilian film director and screenwriter. She had nine children when she entered film school. In 1976 she entered NYU to further her desire to mak...
The Lost Garden: The Life and Cinema of Alice Guy-Blaché
Alice Guy-Blaché (July 1, 1873 – March 24, 1968) was one of the first female pioneers in early French cinema. She is revered as the first female director and writer of narrative fiction films. She is ...
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Su Friedrich
Su Friedrich (born December 12, 1954) is an American avant-garde filmmaker.
Su Friedrich was born in 1954 in New Haven, Connecticut. Her mother was German and came to the US with Friedrich's fathe...
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Love Letter to Edie
Love Letter to Edie is a 1975 short documentary by Robert Maier. The film is about actress Edith Massey who starred in many of John Waters films such as Desperate Living, Pink Flamingos, and Female T...
Love Letter to Edie - Wikipedia
Lorna Marshall
Lorna Marshall (September 14, 1898 – July 8, 2002), born Lorna Jean McLean, was an anthropologist who in the 1950s, 60s and 70s lived among and wrote about the previously unstudied !Kung people of the...
Feminale
The Feminale in Cologne is Germany's oldest feminist film festival. It has been held annually since 1984.The Feminale was founded by students of film theory from the University of Cologne. Participati...
Angela Bettis
Angela Marie Bettis (born January 9, 1973) is an American film and stage actress, film producer, and director best known for her lead roles in the 2002 TV adaptation of the Stephen King novel Carrie, ...
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Margaret J. Winkler
Margaret J. Winkler, Mrs. Mintz (April 22, 1895 – June 21, 1990) was a key figure in silent animation history, having a crucial role to play in the histories of Max and Dave Fleischer, Pat Sullivan, O...
Margaret J. Winkler - Wikipedia
High Falls Film Festival
The High Falls Film Festival is an annual film festival held each spring in Rochester, New York. Founded in 2001, the festival's mission is to focus on quality independent films from around the world....
Violeta Ayala
Violeta Ayala (born Violeta Michelle Ayala Grageda. 16 February 1978, Cochabamba, Bolivia) is an indigenous film director, producer and writer best known for the highly controversial documentary Stol...
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Xhanfize Keko
Xhanfize Keko (27 January 1928 – 22 December 2007), born in Gjirokastër, Albania, was an Albanian film director.Keko was one of the seven founders of "New Albania" Film Studio (Albanian: Kinostudi...
Xhanfize Keko - Wikipedia
Jay Presson Allen
Jay Presson Allen (March 3, 1922 – May 1, 2006) was an American screenwriter, playwright, stage director, television producer and novelist. Known for her withering wit and sometimes-off-color wisecrac...
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Deborah Anderson
Deborah Leigh Anderson (born 16 December 1970) is a musician and photographer.
Deborah Anderson is the daughter of singer Jon Anderson and Jennifer Anderson (née Baker), and sister to singer Jade ...
Women Make Movies
Women Make Movies is a non-profit media arts organization based in New York City. Established first in 1969 as a production arm of the Women's Liberation Movement. By 1972 it was incorporated as commu...
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