25 Movies by Female Directors Every Aspiring Filmmaker Should See
Spike Lee has allowed a few more women-directed films to grace the list of essential films he gives to his class at NYU, bringing the total women-films he deems worth watching up to a grand total of 8, four of which by the same filmmaker, Lina Wertmuller. (The others deemed admissible to the list are Jane Campion, Kathryn Bigelow, Julie Dash.) Even with these new inclusions,overall women still make up proportionally less of Lee’s list than they do in filmmaking as a whole. Alternative list…
crow by ozma. Although I have spent most of my working life in education teaching with a strong emphasis on history, my other love is art, unfortunately I posses no aptitude for art fortunately these artists do! - look, enjoy and learn! Linda ( Educational director of http://www.siteseen.info ).
A sadly short list...most of these directors were also actresses: Alice Guy-Blache, Lois Weber, Paula Blackton, Ruth Stonehouse, Dorothy Davenport, Grace Cunard, Leni Riefenstahl, Dorothy Arzner and Ida Lupino. #women #film