Directed by Women

TIFF 2023: The Royal Hotel Review

Director Kitty Green's thriller follows two friends forced to deal with increasingly rowdy and sexist male customers after taking a job bartending in a remote mining town.

TIFF 2023: Seagrass Review

Meredith Hama-Brown’s insight and instinct for storytelling and her grasp on emotional truth and the power of silence make #Seagrass a truly impressive feature debut.

Blue Jean Review

Blue Jean follows a closeted teacher who attempted to navigate work and community in Margaret Thatcher’s Britain.

Beyond Paper Review

Oana Suteu Khintirian's new documentary reflects on the value of the written word and the sense of knowledge and culture that is lost through digitization.

Hot Docs 2023: Coven Review

Documentary fans will be truly entranced by Canadian filmmaker Rama Rau's latest — a captivating tale of three women re-claiming and channelling their innate and natural power.

A Thousand and One Review

A Thousand and One finds Teyana Taylor delivering a performance for the ages as a mother trying to give her son a better life in a changing New York.