NOTEWORTHY MOVIES DIRECTED BY WOMEN OF COLOR

  1. Love and Basketball
    Gina Prince-Blythewood
  2. The Secret Life of Bees
    Gina Prince-Blythewood
  3. Beyond the Lights
    Gina Prince-Blythewood
  4. Selma
    Ava Duvernay
  5. Belle
    Anna Asante
  6. Their Eyes Were Watching God
    Darnell Martin
  7. Cadillac Records
    Darnell Martin
  8. Pariah
    Dee Rees
  9. Bessie
    Dee Rees
  10. Girlfight
    Karyn Kusama
  11. Aeon Flux
    Karyn Kusama
  12. Jennifer's Body
    Karyn Kusama
  13. City of God
    Fernando Meirelles and Katia Lund
  14. Bride & Prejudice
    Gurinder Chadha
  15. Bend It Like Beckham
    Gurinder Chadha
  16. Persepolis
    Vincent Paronnaud and Marjane Satrapi
  17. Eve's Bayou
    Kasi Lemmons (ty @shanaz)
  18. Talk to Me
    Kasi Lemmons
  19. Monsoon Wedding
    Mira Nair
  20. Vanity Fair
    Mira Nair
  21. Amelia
    Mira Nair
  22. Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants 2
    Sanaa Hamri
  23. Just Wright
    Sanaa Hamri
  24. Autumn in New York
    Joan Chen
  25. Love Don't Co$t A Thing
    Troy Beyer
  26. Peeples
    Tina Gordon Chism
  27. Girl in Progress
    Patricia Riggen
  28. Lemonade Mouth
    Patricia Riggen
  29. The 33
    Patricia Riggen
  30. Slumdog Millionaire
    Danny Boyle and Loveleen Tandan
  31. The Rosa Parks Story
    Julie Dash
  32. Whitney
    Angela Bassett
  33. D.E.B.S.
    Angela Robinson
  34. Herbie Fully Loaded
    Angela Robinson
  35. Real Women Have Curves
    Patricia Cardoso
  36. Women Without Men
    Shoring Neshat and Shoja Azari (ty @boygirlparty)
  37. Sugar Cane Alley
    Euzhan Palcy
  38. A Dry White Season
    Euzhan Palcy
  39. Down in the Delta
    Maya Angelou
  40. Why... Is this list so short?! Add more please if you know good ones!
  41. Fire
    Suggested by   @lstblkgrl
  42. Middle of Nowhere
    Suggested by   @lstblkgrl
  43. The Watermelon Woman
    Suggested by   @lstblkgrl
  44. Mississippi Masala
    Mira Nair
    Suggested by   @maribot
  45. Cosmopolitan
    Nisha Ganatra
  46. The World Unseen
    Shamim Sarif
  47. I Can't Think Straight
    Shamim Sarif
  48. Sanaa Hamri
    Suggested by   @stars
  49. Deepa Mehta
    Suggested by   @stars