Tag: woman director

Barefoot: The Mark Baumer Story (2019) 6.8

Barefoot: The Mark Baumer Story (2019)

Storyline:BAREFOOT is a portrait of Mark Baumer, a writer and activist who walked barefoot for over 100 days to protest climate change. In a voice The New Yorker praised as "reminiscent of Andy Kaufman", Baumer narrat...

Between Worlds (2018) 4.1

Between Worlds (2018)

Storyline:Joe—a down-on-his-luck truck driver haunted by the memory of his deceased wife and child—meets Julie, a spiritually gifted woman who enlists his help in a desperate effort to find the lost soul of her comato...

Late Night (2019) 6.6

Late Night (2019)

Storyline:A legendary late-night talk show host's world is turned upside down when she hires her only female staff writer. Originally intended to smooth over diversity concerns, her decision has unexpectedly hilarious...

The Kitchen (2019) 6.3

The Kitchen (2019)

Storyline:The mobster husbands of three 1978 Hell's Kitchen housewives are sent to prison by the FBI. Left with little but a sharp ax to grind, the ladies take the Irish mafia's matters into their own hands—proving un...

Black Butterflies (2011) 6.1

Black Butterflies (2011)

Storyline:Confronted by Apartheid and a father who was Minister of Censorship, Ingrid Jonker searched for a home, searched for love. With men like Jack Cope and André Brink she found much love, but no home. Later, in ...

Veronika Decides to Die (2009) 6.0

Veronika Decides to Die (2009)

Storyline:After a frantic suicide attempt, Veronika awakens inside a mysterious mental asylum. Under the supervision of an unorthodox psychiatrist who specializes in controversial treatment, Veronika learns that she h...

2 Days in New York (2012) 5.7

2 Days in New York (2012)

Storyline:Marion and Mingus both come from failed relationships but, by bringing their children together, they've managed to form a small yet happy family. Tensions in their household soon begin to spike when Marion's...

Nina Conti: Her Master’s Voice (2012) 7.9

Nina Conti: Her Master’s Voice (2012)

Storyline:Internationally acclaimed ventriloquist Nina Conti, takes the bereaved puppets of her mentor and erstwhile lover Ken Campbell on a pilgrimage to 'Venthaven' the resting place for puppets of dead ventriloquis...

Sisters on the Road (2009) 6.8

Sisters on the Road (2009)

Storyline:The sudden death of her mother brings Myung-eun back home to Jeju island. There she meets her estranged sister Myung-ju and Myung-ju's daughter Seung-ah, still living at their old home, and Hyun-ah who has l...

Sugar (2008) 6.5

Sugar (2008)

Storyline:Follows the story of Miguel Santos, a. k. a. Sugar (Algenis Perez Soto), a Dominican pitcher from San Pedro de Macorís, struggling to make it to the big leagues and pull himself and his family out of poverty...

Senior Project (2015) 0.0

Senior Project (2015)

Storyline:Peter Hammer moves to Kennedy high school in an upscale neighborhood and meets the microcosm of school on the first day. Arty Samantha, Queen Bee Natalia, New Age Spencer, and hanger-on Andy. They're all anx...

Pray the Devil Back to Hell (2008) 6.8

Pray the Devil Back to Hell (2008)

Storyline:Pray the Devil Back to Hell chronicles the remarkable story of the Liberian women who came together to end a bloody civil war and bring peace to their shattered country.User Reviews:

Eight Taels of Gold (1989) 8.0

Eight Taels of Gold (1989)

Storyline:Mabel Cheung's followup to An Autumn's Tale is a bittersweet comedy about the joys and sorrows of a homecoming.User Reviews:

Kanehsatake: 270 Years of Resistance (1993) 6.5

Kanehsatake: 270 Years of Resistance (1993)

Storyline:In July 1990, a dispute over a proposed golf course to be built on Kanien’kéhaka (Mohawk) lands in Oka, Quebec, set the stage for a historic confrontation that would grab international headlines and sear its...

Wonderland (2015) 5.0

Wonderland (2015)

Storyline:Ten directors of a new generation of filmmakers tell how differently people in Switzerland cope with the worst imaginable disaster; the fact of being dependent on other countries.User Reviews:

Indie Game: The Movie (2012) 7.7

Indie Game: The Movie (2012)

Storyline:Follows the dramatic journeys of video game developers as they create and release their games to the world. It's about making video games, but at its core, it's about the creative process, and exposing yours...

K-20: The Fiend with Twenty Faces (2008) 6.0

K-20: The Fiend with Twenty Faces (2008)

Storyline:In an alternate version of 1949 Japan in which World War II never happened, the Japanese capital of Teito is home to both an ultra rich upper class and the dirt poor masses. The city is thrown into a state o...

Kamome Diner (2006) 7.4

Kamome Diner (2006)

Storyline:Where are we welcome? On a quiet street in Helsinki, Sachie has opened a diner featuring rice balls. For a month she has no customers. Then, in short order, she has her first customer, meets Midori, a gangly...

The Olivia Experiment (2012) 5.5

The Olivia Experiment (2012)

Storyline:Olivia is a 27-year-old grad student who's beginning to suspect she's an asexual. To help clear up her issues, she accepts a friend's offer to try sex with her own boyfriend. But much goes wrong in Olivia's ...

Love, Scott (2018) 0.0

Love, Scott (2018)

Storyline:One fateful night, after leaving a bar in his home town of Nova Scotia, musician Scott Jones was subjected to a vicious and targeted attack which left him paralysed and in a wheelchair. Despite Scott knowing...

Shooting the Mafia (2019) 8.0

Shooting the Mafia (2019)

Storyline:Sicilian Letizia Battaglia began a lifelong battle with the Mafia when she first pointed her camera at a brutally slain victim. Documenting the Cosa Nostra’s barbaric rule, she bore unflinching witness to th...

Sex, Love & Therapy (2014) 5.3

Sex, Love & Therapy (2014)

Storyline:A romantic comedy about two Parisian therapists who are so obsessed about getting into the sack with anyone they meet, they can’t ever get it on with each other.User Reviews:

Will It Snow for Christmas? (1996) 6.7

Will It Snow for Christmas? (1996)

Storyline:A woman and her seven children live on a farm in Southern France. In spite of the hard work and the mediocre accommodation, their life would be a happy one, but for one person: the owner of the farm, an egot...

Mythica: A Quest for Heroes (2014) 6.0

Mythica: A Quest for Heroes (2014)

Storyline:Stuck in a life of indentured servitude, Marek dreams of becoming a wizard. When she meets a beautiful priestess, Teela, in need of help, Marek escapes her master and puts together a team of adventurers - in...