Strong Female Directors
  • In celebration of this year's International Women's Day, we compiled a list of films directed by the best and brightest women in the film industry.
  • Bend It Like Beckham

    2002 107 Mins

    An Indian girl born in England disobeys her strict family in search of a dream: becoming a soccer star like her idol, David Beckham.

    Main Cast
    • Keira Knightley
    • Parminder Nagra
    PG Parental Guidance

    Programs classified PG are recommended for viewers under the age of 15. These programs may contain material that some children find confusing or upsetting, so parental guidance is recommended.

     
  • Big

    1988 100 Mins

    When a boy makes a wish to be big so he can impress a girl, he becomes a 30-year-old man overnight.

    Main Cast
    • Tom Hanks
    • Elizabeth Perkins
    PG Parental Guidance

    Programs classified PG are recommended for viewers under the age of 15. These programs may contain material that some children find confusing or upsetting, so parental guidance is recommended.

     
  • Billy Madison

    1995 86 Mins

    A 27-year-old spoiled brat must repeat all 12 grades of school - in just 24 weeks - to earn his father's respect and prove he has what it takes to run the family's multi-million dollar empire.

    Main Cast
    • Adam Sandler
    • Bridgette Wilson-Sampras
    M Mature

    Programs classified M are recommended for viewers 15 years and over.

    • Language
    • Sex
     
  • Bridget Jones's Diary

    2001 93 Mins

    A busy journalist embarks on a husband-seeking journey towards self-discovery with the help of two imperfect suitors.

    Main Cast
    • Renee Zellweger
    • Colin Firth
    M Mature

    Programs classified M are recommended for viewers 15 years and over.

    • Language
    • Sex
    • Violence
     
  • Caramel

    2007 92 Mins

    In Beirut, five women meet regularly in a beauty salon, a colourful and sensual microcosm of the city where several generations come into contact, talk and confide in each other.

    Main Cast
    • Angelina Jolie
    • Iain Glen
    M Mature

    Programs classified M are recommended for viewers 15 years and over.

    • Adult Themes
     
  • Deep Impact

    1998 116 Mins

    What would you do if you knew that in a few days a comet will collide with Earth and all humanity could be annihilated? The countdown to doomsday is under way.

    Main Cast
    • Robert Duvall
    • Tea Leoni
    M Mature

    Programs classified M are recommended for viewers 15 years and over.

    • Adult Themes
    • Language
     
  • Hanging Up

    2000 90 Mins

    (2000) Walter Matthau, Lisa Kudrow. Oscar winner Diane Keaton stars in and directs this affectionate exploration of family where three adult sisters deal with life, love and the telephone when their hedonistic father threatens to die.

    Main Cast
    • Meg Ryan
    • Diane Keaton
    M Mature

    Programs classified M are recommended for viewers 15 years and over.

    • Language
     
  • Laggies

    2014 95 Mins

    In this charming romantic comedy, an unmotivated and aimless young woman begins an unexpected friendship with a teenage girl and finds love with the girl's world-weary father.

    Main Cast
    • Keira Knightley
    • Chloe Grace Moretz
    M Mature

    Programs classified M are recommended for viewers 15 years and over.

    • Language
    • Sex