With increasing concerns about representation in Hollywood, 2018 seems to be the year for movies directed by women. It's a great time to be a female director, as many people are craving a change from the status quo. The desire for a diversity of voices means more and more movie-goers want to see films made by women and other traditionally underrepresented groups. This list of 2018 films directed by women includes the most stunning examples of filmmaking by women.
Some good 2018 films directed by women include Blockers, A Wrinkle in Time, and The Rider.
There are many 2018 movies with female directors, many of them made by the best female directors working today. However, which movie is truly the best of the best? Vote below to decide! Do you feel any female directed movies of 2018 are missing? Feel free to add them.
Want more movies directed by women? Here is a list of 2020 female directed films.
BlockersKay CannonBlockers is a 2018 American comedy film directed by Kay Cannon. When three parents stumble... more
- 8931You Were Never Really Here is a 2017 thriller film directed by Lynne Ramsay, based on the... more
- 8934To All the Boys I've Loved Before is a 2018 American teen romance film directed by Susan... more
- 6014The Spy Who Dumped Me is a 2018 American action comedy film directed by Susanna Fogel. Best... more
- 6019The Miseducation of Cameron Post is a 2018 American-British drama film directed by Desiree... more
- 6629The Rider is a 2017 American drama film directed by Chloé Zhao. After suffering a near fatal... more
- 5521Revenge is a 2017 French revenge horror film directed by Coralie Fargeat. After being... more
- 419Leave No Trace is a 2018 American film directed by Debra Granik, based on the book My... more
- 5929RBG is a 2018 documentary film directed by Julie Cohen and Betsy West. At the age of 84, U.S.... more
- 324Can You Ever Forgive Me? is a 2018 biographical comedy-drama film directed by Marielle Heller,... more
- 4619Furlough is a 2018 comedy-drama film directed by Laurie Collyer. When an inmate (Melissa Leo)... more
The PartySally PotterThe Party is a 2017 British black comedy film directed by Sally Potter. Janet (Kristin Scott... more
Night Comes OnJordana SpiroNight Comes On is a 2018 drama film directed by Jordana Spiro. Released from juvenile...
- 192The Kindergarten Teacher is a 2018 American drama film directed by Sara Colangelo, based on... more
Madeline's MadelineJosephine DeckerMadeline’s Madeline is a 2018 mystery-thriller film directed by Josephine Decker. A... more
Like FatherLauren Miller RogenLike Father is a 2018 American comedy film directed by Lauren Miller Rogen. A workaholic woman... more
- 249First Match is a 2018 American drama film directed by Olivia Newman. A teenage girl (Elvire... more
- 2714Never Goin' Back is a 2018 American drama film directed by Augustine Frizzell. High school... more
- 2210The Land of Steady Habits is a 2018 American film directed by Nicole Holofcener, based on the... more
- 197Nappily Ever After is a 2018 American romantic comedy film directed by Haifaa al-Mansour,... more
- 2617Skate Kitchen is a 2018 American drama film directed by Crystal Moselle. A teenaged... more
The Darkest MindsJennifer Yuh NelsonThe Darkest Minds is a 2018 American science fiction thriller film directed by Jennifer Yuh... more
- 90Mary Queen of Scots is a 2018 British-American historical drama film directed by Josie Rourke,... more
- 70The Long Dumb Road is a 2018 American road trip comedy film directed by Hannah Fidell. After... more
- 54What They Had is a 2018 American drama film directed by Elizabeth Chomko. When her... more