List of female film and television directors
This is a list of notable female directors in motion picture and television arts.
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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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...
Nurith Aviv
Nurith Aviv (born March 11, 1945), Tel Aviv, Palestine (now Israel) is a prolific cinematographer, director, writer.Nurith Aviv is Professor at La Fémis (Paris), and was, in 1975, the first woman in F...
Amy J. Berg
Amy J. Berg (born October 13, 1970) is an American film maker best known for her Academy Award-nominated documentary Deliver Us from Evil (2006). Deliver Us from Evil is about sex abuse cases in the R...
Leonora Ainsworth
Leonora Ainsworth (July 7, 1894 – June 28, 1985) was a scenarist and screenwriter for Hollywood motion pictures during the silent film era. She was from Michigan.Director William C. Dowlan and Ainswor...
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...
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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 ...
Lexi Alexander
Lexi Alexander (born 23 August 1974) is a German-born film director and former world champion in point fighting and karate.In 1993, at the age of 19, she became world champion in both point fighting a...