Women directors

Filmmaker Jasmila Zbamoc at Venice 2020
Elisabeth SeredaSeptember 15, 2020

Quo Vadis, Aida? tackles one of the most harrowing war crimes in history, the 1995 massacre of Srebenica, a Bosnian town where 8372 innocent...

Collage of women directors in 2020
Elisabeth SeredaMay 26, 2020

Women directors’ fortunes continue to be on the rise, not just in TV but also on film. Despite the shutdown, several have found homes for their...

Women Filmmakers from India
Noël de SouzaMay 9, 2020

Fatma Begum, star of silent films in Indian cinema, is credited as having been the first woman director in the country, starting her career on the...

Director Dorothy Arzner
Philip BerkMarch 27, 2020

Over the years her name has become emblematic of the misogyny and homophobia practiced in Hollywood during the 1940s. During the ‘30s she was a...

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Director Patricia Riggen
Rocio AyusoOctober 9, 2016

Patricia Riggen (Guadalajara, México. 1970) tiene todas las papeletas. Es directora, mujer y latina. Un combo perfecto a menos que trabajes en...