films by women

TIFF 2021: Becoming Cousteau Review

In Becoming Cousteau, director Liz Garbus ably demonstrates what made the Captain of the Calypso one of the 20th century’s most inspirational ecological voices.

TIFF 2021: Jagged Review

Canadian ‘90s grunge queen Alanis Morissette gets a deep dive into her career, rise to stardom and more in Jagged, a new HBO doc entry into Bill Simmons’ Music Box series.

SXSW 2021: The Lost Sons Review

The truth is stranger than fiction in Ursula Macfarlane's SXSW documentary The Lost Sons, a thrilling look at Paul Fronczak's quest for his true identity.

I’m Your Woman Review

I'm Your Woman cleverly subverts the 1970s crime drama by putting the criminals’ wives in the spotlight.

Saint Frances Review

Alex Thompson & Kelly O'Sullivan's film tackles familiar issues in a refreshingly original way, while invoking a lighthearted but compassionate vision of hope & healing.