Agnès Jaoui Agnès Jaoui (born October 19, 1964) is an award-winning French screenwriter, film director, actress and singer.
Agnès Merlet Agnès Merlet is a French film director who is known for directing Son of the Shark, Artemisia and Dorothy Mills.
Agnès Varda Agnès Varda (born 30 May 1928) is a French film director and professor at the European Graduate School.
Aishwarya R. Dhanush Aishwarya Rajinikanth Dhanush (born 1 January 1982) is an Indian film director and classical dancer.
Alana Cash Alana Cash is an American writer and filmmaker currently based in Los Angeles, California.
Alanis Obomsawin Alanis Obomsawin, (born August 31, 1932) is a Canadian filmmaker of Abenaki descent.
Alena Yiv Alena (Alona) Yiv (in Hebrew: אלונה איב; born in November 30, 1979) is an Israeli Actress and director.
Alexandra Cassavetes Alexandra Cassavetes (Αλεξάνδρα Κασσαβέτης born 21 September 1965), nicknamed "Xan", is an American actress and director.
Alexandra Pelosi Alexandra C. Pelosi (born October 5, 1970) is an American journalist, documentary filmmaker, and writer based in New York City.
Alice Guy-Blaché Alice Guy-Blaché (July 1, 1873 – March 24, 1968) was an early French filmmaker.
Alice O'Fredericks Alice O'Fredericks (1899–1968) was a Danish actress, screen writer, and film director.
Alice Wu Alice Wu (伍思薇) is a Chinese American film director and screenwriter.
Alison Eastwood Alison Eastwood (born May 22, 1972) is an American film director, Hollywood actress, fashion model, and fashion designer.
Alison Maclean Alison Maclean (born 1958) is a Canadian film director of music videos, short films, television (episodes of Sex & the City, The Tudors, Homicide: Life On the Street), commercials and feature films.
Alison Murray Alison Murray is a Canadian director of films and documentaries.
Anat Zuria Anat Zuria (born 1961) is an Israeli independent film director, creator of the films "Purity", "Sentenced to Marriage" and "Black Bus".
Andrea Arnold Andrea Arnold, OBE is an Academy award-winning filmmaker and former actress from England, who made her feature film directorial debut in 2006 with Red Road.
André-Line Beauparlant André-Line Beauparlant is a Canadian art director, production designer, set decorator and film director.
Angela Bettis Angela Marie Bettis (born January 9, 1973) is an American film and stage actress, film producer, and director best known for her lead roles in the 2002 TV adaptation of the Stephen King novel ...
Angela Robinson Angela Robinson (born February 14, 1971) is an American film and television director, screenwriter and producer.
Angela Shelton Angela Shelton (born December 5, 1972) is an American screenwriter, actress, and documentary film producer, best known for the film Tumbleweeds and the documentary Searching for Angela She...
Angelina Jolie Angelina Jolie (born Angelina Jolie Voight; June 4, 1975) is an American actress, film director, screenwriter, and author.
Ann Hui Ann Hui On-Wah, MBE (Hepburn: Kyo Anka; born 23 May 1947 to a Chinese father and a Japanese mother) is a Hong Kong actress, film director, film producer and occasional screenwriter, one of t...
Anna Biller Anna Biller is an independent American filmmaker.
Anna Boden Anna Boden is an American film director, cinematographer, editor, and screenwriter best known as the co-writer of the 2006 film Half Nelson.
Anna Foerster Anna J. Foerster is a German-born American cinematographer, film/television director and former visual effects artist.
Anna Karina Anna Karina (born Hanne Karin Bayer; 22 September 1940) is a Danish, now French citizen, film actress, director, and screenwriter who has spent most of her working life in France.
Anna Mastro Anna Mastro is an American film director, music video director and television producer.
Anna Melikian Anna Melikian is an Armenian film and TV director/ producer whose work has been recognized with several awards.
Annabel Jankel Annabel Jankel is an English film and TV director who first came to prominence as a music video director and the co-creator and director of the pioneering cyber-character Max Headroom.
Anne Claire Poirier Anne Claire Poirier (born 6 June 1932 in Saint-Hyacinthe, Quebec) is a Canadian film producer, director and screenwriter.
Anne Fletcher Anne Fletcher (born May 1, 1966) is an American actress, film director and choreographer.
Athina Rachel Tsangari Athina Rachel Tsangari (Αθηνά Τσαγγάρη; born 2 April 1966) is a Greek filmmaker and projection designer.
Audrey Wells Audrey Wells (born April 29, 1960) is an American screenwriter, film director, and producer.
Aurora Guerrero Aurora Guerrero is a Xicana filmmaker, LGBT director, and screenwriter from California.
Aurora Martinez Aurora 'Rory' Martínez, usually credited simply as “Rory,” is the credited director of at least 72 publicly released movies.
Ava DuVernay Ava Marie DuVernay (born August 24, 1972) is an American filmmaker, marketer and film distributor.
Aïda Mady Diallo Aïda Mady Diallo is a French-born Malian novelist and director.
Babette Mangolte Babette Mangolte is a French-American cinematographer and film director.
Bang Eun-jin Bang Eun-Jin is a South Korean actress and film director.
Barbara Hammer Barbara Hammer (born May 15, 1939) is an American filmmaker in the genre of experimental films and a professor at European Graduate School in Saas-Fee.
Barbara Kopple Barbara Kopple (born July 30, 1946) is an American film director known primarily for her documentary work.
Barbara Loden Barbara Loden was an American film and stage actress and film director.
Barbara Peeters Barbara Peeters, also known as Barbara Peters, is an American film director and screenwriter of feature films and television.
Barbra Streisand Barbra Joan Streisand (born Barbara Joan Streisand, April 24, 1942) is an American singer-songwriter, author, actress, writer, film producer, and director.
Beeban Kidron Beeban Tania Kidron, Baroness Kidron, OBE is an English film director known for her much-lauded adaptation of Jeanette Winterson's autobiographical novel Oranges Are Not the Only Fruit and f...
Beryl Fox Beryl Fox is a Canadian documentary film director and film producer.
Beth Murphy Beth Murphy is a documentary director, producer and author who founded the film production company Principle Pictures in 2000.
Bethany Rooney Bethany Rooney (formally credited as Beth Hillshafer and Bethany Rooney Hillshafer) is an American television director and producer who has worked on over three dozen television seri...
Betty Kaplan Betty Kaplan is a Venezuelan-American film and television director born in New York City and raised in Caracas, Venezuela.
Betty Thomas Betty Thomas (born July 27, 1948) is an American actress, director of television, and motion pictures.
Beverly Sebastion Beverly Sebastion is an American film director, writer, and cinematographer whose independent films in the 1970s and 1980s were predominately exploitation pictures similar to the work of Roger ...
Beverly Shaffer Beverly Shaffer is a filmmaker in Montreal, Quebec, Canada.
Bhanumathi Ramakrishna Paluvayi Bhanumathi Ramakrishna (7 September 1925 – 24 December 2005) was a multilingual Indian filmactress, director, music director, singer, producer, book writer and songs writer.
Bhavna Talwar Bhavna Talwar is an Indian journalist turned film director.
Bille Eltringham Bille Eltringham is an award winning British film and television director.
Bodil Ipsen Bodil Ipsen (1889–1964) was a Danish actress and film director, and is considered one of the great stars of Danish cinematic history.
Bonnie Hunt Bonnie Lynne Hunt (born September 22, 1961) is an American actress, comedian, writer, director, television producer, and daytime television host.
Bonnie Sherr Klein Bonnie Sherr Klein is a feminist filmmaker, author and disability rights activist.
Brit Marling Brit Heyworth Marling (born August 7, 1983) is an American writer, producer, director, and actress.
Carine Adler Carine Adler, Lady Reid of Cardowan (born 1948) is a Brazilian screenwriter and film director.
Carol Pineau Carol Pineau is an award-winning documentary film producer, writer, director, and journalist.
Carole Bienaimé Carole Bienaimé (alter name Carole Bienaimé-Besse), is a French producer (TV and Cinema) and a director.
Caroline Leaf Caroline Leaf is a Canadian-American filmmaker and animator.
Caroline Thompson Caroline Thompson (born April 23, 1956) is an American novelist, screenwriter, film director, and producer.
Carolyn McMaster Carolyn McMaster is a Canadian film producer and principal partner in Calgary's CHAOS a film company with director Robert Cuffley.
Carolynne Cunningham Carolynne Cunningham is an Academy Award nominated film producer and assistant director most know for her collaborations with director Peter Jackson, producing such films as King Kong, Dis...
Casandra Stark Casandra Stark Mele is a New York City underground Icon, considered one of the "principal players in the Cinema of Transgression".
Catarina Ruivo Catarina Ruivo (b. Coimbra, 1971), Portuguese film director.
Cate Shortland Cate Shortland is an Australian writer and director of film and television.
Catherine Annau Catherine Annau is a North American documentary filmmaker who worked on Kim Cattrall: Sexual Intelligence (HBO), the award-winning Just Watch Me: Trudeau & the 70's Generation and as a p...
Catherine Breillat Catherine Breillat is a French filmmaker, novelist and Professor of Auteur Cinema at the European Graduate School.
Catherine Corsini Catherine Corsini (born 18 May 1956) is a French film director and screenwriter.
Catherine Crouch Catherine Crouch is an acclaimed lesbian filmmaker whose film The Gendercator garnered controversy in 2007.
Catherine Hardwicke Catherine Hardwicke (born Helen Catherine Hardwicke;) is an American film director, production designer and screenwriter.
Catlin Adams Catlin Adams (born Nira Barab; October 11, 1950) is an American actress and film director.
Cecil Castellucci Cecil Castellucci, also known as Cecil Seaskull, is an American-born Canadian young adult novelist, indie rocker, and director.
Chantal Akerman Chantal Anne Akerman (born 6 June 1950) is a Belgian film director, artist, and professor of film at the European Graduate School.
Cherie Nowlan Cherie Nowlan is an Australian film and television director.
Cherien Dabis Cherien Dabis (born 1976) (شيرين دعيبس) is a Palestinian American director, producer, and screenwriter.
Cheryl Dunye Cheryl Dunye (born May 13, 1966) is a film director, producer, screenwriter, editor and actress.
Cheryl Hines Cheryl Ruth Hines (born September 21, 1965) is an American actress, comedienne, producer and director, known for her role as Larry David's wife Cheryl on HBO's Curb Your Enthusiasm, for whic...
Christene Browne Christene Browne is the first black woman to write, produce and direct a feature film in Canada.
Christine Lahti Christine Ann Lahti (born April 4, 1950) is an American actress and film director.
Christine Pascal Christine Pascal (November 29, 1953 – August 30, 1996) was a French actress, writer and director.
Christine Welsh Christine Welsh is a Métis Canadian filmmaker, feminist and associate professor at the University of Victoria.
Cindy Meehl Cindy Meehl is an American documentary filmmaker.
Cindy Sherman Cynthia "Cindy" Morris Sherman (born January 19, 1954) is an American photographer and film director, best known for her conceptual portraits.
Claire Denis Claire Denis (born 21 April 1948) is a French film director and writer, and since 2002 has been Professor of Film at the European Graduate School in Saas-Fee, Switzerland.
Claire McCarthy Claire McCarthy is an Australian filmmaker, screenwriter, producer and visual artist.
Clara Law Clara Law (羅卓瑤) (born 29 May 1957 in Macau) is a Hong Kong Second Wave film director who has now relocated to Australia.
Claudia Weill Claudia Weill is an American film director best known for her film Girlfriends, starring Melanie Mayron, Christopher Guest, Bob Balaban and Eli Wallach, which she made independently, then so...
Coky Giedroyc Mary-Rose Helen "Coky" Giedroyć is a BAFTA-nominated English director.
Coline Serreau Coline Serreau is a French actress, film director and writer.
Connie Stevens Connie Stevens (born August 8, 1938) is an American actress and singer, better known for her roles in the television series Hawaiian Eye and other TV and film work.
Courtney Hunt Courtney Hunt (born 1964 in Memphis, Tennessee) is an American screenwriter and film director.
Cristina Comencini Cristina Comencini (born 8 May 1956) is an Italian film director, screenwriter and novelist.
Cristina Kotz Cornejo Cristina Kotz Cornejo is an Argentine-American director and screenwriter who divides her time between Boston, MA, Buenos Aires, Argentina, and Mexico City.
Cynthia Scott Cynthia Scott, RCA, is a film director, producer, screenwriter and editor.
Daisy von Scherler Mayer Daisy von Scherler Mayer, sometimes credited as Daisy Mayer (born September 14, 1966) is an American film and television director.
Danica McKellar Danica Mae McKellar (born January 3, 1975) is an American actress, film director, academic, book author and education advocate.
Daniela Thomas Daniela Thomas is a Brazilian film director, screenwriter and editor.
Danielle Arbid Danielle Arbid, born 26 April 1970 in Beirut, is a Lebanese film director.
Danielle Harris Danielle Andrea Harris (born June 1, 1977) is an American actress and director, best known as a scream queen for her multiple horror film roles, four of them in the Halloween series: in Ha...
Darnell Martin Darnell Martin (born January 7, 1964) is a television and film director, screenwriter, and film producer.
Dearbhla Walsh Dearbhla Walsh is an Irish film and television director who has worked on drama series for several television channels in Ireland and the United Kingdom, including episodes of EastEnders, ...
Debbie Allen Deborrah Kaye “Debbie” Allen (born January 16, 1950) is an American actress, dancer, choreographer, television director, television producer, and a member of the President's Committee on the Art...
Debbie Isitt Debbie Isitt is a comic writer, film director and performer.
Deborah Kaplan Deborah Kaplan is an American screenwriter and film director.
Deborah Pratt Deborah M. Pratt is an American actress, writer and television producer.
Deborah Raffin Deborah Iona Raffin (March 13, 1953November 21, 2012) was an American film and television actress, who later became an audiobook publisher.
Debra Eisenstadt Debra Eisenstadt-(graduate Bennington College '91)- is an American director, writer, producer, actress and consultant (theater, film, and television).
Debra Granik Debra Granik (born February 6, 1963) is an American independent film director.
Dee Mosbacher Diane "Dee" Mosbacher, MD, Ph.D., (born January 13, 1949 in Houston, Texas) is an American filmmaker, lesbian feminist activist, and practicing psychiatrist.
Dee Rees Dee Rees is an American screenwriter and director.
Deepa Mehta Deepa Mehta, (दीपा मेहता born 1 January 1950) is an Indo-Canadian film director and screenwriter, most known for her Elements Trilogy, Fire (1996), Earth (1998), and Water (2005); ...
Delphine Gleize Delphine Gleize (born 5 May 1973) is a French film director and screenwriter.
Delphine Seyrig Delphine Claire Beltiane Seyrig was a stage and film actress and a film director.
Demi Moore Demi Guynes Kutcher (born November 11, 1962) known professionally as Demi Moore, is an American actress, film producer, film director, former songwriter, and model.
Dennie Gordon Dennie Gordon (born October 5, 1949) is an American film and television director.
Diana Lee Inosanto Diana Lee Inosanto is an American actress, stuntwoman, martial artist and film director, sometimes credited as D. Lee Inosanto.
Diane English Diane English (born May 18, 1948) is an American film director, screenwriter and producer, known for creating the sitcom Murphy Brown.
Diane Keaton Diane Keaton (born Diane Hall; January 5, 1946) is an American film actress, director, producer, and screenwriter.
Diane Kurys Diane Kurys (born December 3, 1948) is a French filmmaker and actress.
Diane Ladd Diane Ladd (born November 29, 1932) is an American actress, film director, producer and author.
Diane Paragas Diane Paragas is a documentary and commercial director.
Dianne Houston Dianne Houston (born July 22, 1954, in Washington, D.C.) is an African-American film director, producer and screenwriter.
Digna Gerena Digna Gerena, native of Puerto Rico and a Boston resident, is a TV director and executive producer of Boston Latino TV.
Edith Carlmar Edith Carlmar was an actress and Norway's first female film director.
Eilis Kirwan Eilis Kirwan is an Irish film director and screenwriter who is currently nominated for the Genie Award for Best Original Screenplay for the 2010 film The Whistleblower along with Larysa Kond...
Emily Hagins Emily Hagins, is an Austin based filmmaker, who is most famous for directing the 2006 independent feature film, Pathogen at the age of 12.
Emma-Kate Croghan Emma-Kate Croghan is an Australian director and writer born in Adelaide, South Australia on Australia Day (26 January) 1972.
Emmanuelle Bercot Emmanuelle Bercot (born 6 November 1967) is a French actress, film director and screenwriter.
Erma Elzy-Jones Erma Elzy-Jones is an American television and theatre director.
Esfir Shub Esfir Ilyichna Shub (Эсфи́рь Ильи́нична Шуб; 16 March 1894, Surazh, Russian Empire – 21 September 1959, Moscow, Soviet Union), also referred as Esther Shub, was a pioneering Soviet filmmaker.
Euzhan Palcy Euzhan Palcy is a film director, writer and producer from Martinique, French West Indies.
Eva Stotz Eva Stotz is a German documentary film maker and director.
Evelyn Lambart Evelyn Lambart (23 July 1914 – 3 April 1999) was a Canadian animator and technical director with the National Film Board of Canada, known for her early collaborations with Norman McLaren a...
Helen Shaver Helen Shaver is a Canadian actress and film and television director.
Hella Joof Hella Joof is a Danish actress and director.
Hengameh Mofid Hengameh Mofid (هنگامه مفيد in Persian) (born January 1956) is an Iranian film/theater actress, director, dramatist and University tutor.
Hettie MacDonald Hettie MacDonald is a British director who won a Grand Prix award, an International Jury Award - Honorable Mention and a People's Choice Award for her work on the film Beautiful Thing.
Isabelle Nanty Isabelle Nanty (born 21 January 1962 in Verdun, Meuse) is a French actress and film director.see She played the part of Georgette in the 2000 French film Amélie and Isabelle in La Belle Hi...
Iskra Babich Iskra Babich (Искра Леонидовна Бабич; 10 January 1932 – 5 August 2001) was a Soviet film director and screenwriter.
J.A. Steel J.A. Steel (born December 12, 1969 as Jacquelyn A. Ruffner) is an American writer, director, producer, editor, stunt person and actress best known for her role as C. Alexandra Jones in The Thi...
Jacqueline Audry Jacqueline Audry (September 25, 1908 – June 22, 1977) was a French film director who started making films in post-World War II France and specialised in literary adaptations.
Jacqueline Kim Jacqueline Joan Kim (born March 31, 1965) is an American actress, filmmaker and composer.
Jacqueline Wright Jacqueline Wright is an English director of film, TV and music promos.
Jamie Babbit Jamie Babbit (born November 16, 1970) is an American film director, producer and screenwriter.
Jan Eliasberg Jan Pringle Eliasberg is an American film, theatre, television director and writer.
Jane Anderson Jane Anderson (born c. 1954 in New Jersey) is an American actress-turned-award-winning playwright, screenwriter and director.
Jane Arden (director) Jane Arden (29 October 192720 December 1982) was a Welsh-born film director, actress, screenwriter, playwright, songwriter, and poet.
Jane Campion Jane Campion (born Elizabeth Jane Campion; 30 April 1954) is a New Zealand screenwriter, producer, and director based in Australia.
Jane Marsh Beveridge Jane Marsh Beveridge (2 December 1915 – 16 September 1998) was a sculptor, composer, filmmaker and writer during her long and varied life.
Jane Murfin Jane Murfin (October 27, 1884 - August 10, 1955) was an American playwright and screenwriter.
Janet Greek Janet Greek is an American director and writer of film and television.
Janet Perlman Janet Laurie Perlman (born September 19, 1954) is a Canadian animator and children's book author and illustrator whose work includes the short film The Tender Tale of Cinderella Penguin, whi...
Jann Turner Jann Turner (born 1964) is a South African film director, novelist, television director and screenwriter.
Jared and Jerusha Hess Jared Lawrence Hess (born July 18, 1979) and Jerusha Elizabeth Hess (née Demke; born May 12, 1980) are husband-and-wife American filmmakers known for their work on Napoleon Dynamit...
Jasmila Žbanić Jasmila Žbanić (born 19 December 1974) is a film director from Bosnia and Herzegovina and a graduate of the Academy of Performing Arts in Sarajevo's Department for Theater and Film Directing.
Jayne Loader Jayne Loader (born 1951) is an American director and writer.
Jean Smith Jean Smith (born August 1, 1959 Vancouver, British Columbia) is a Canadian musician, best known as the lead singer of the Vancouver band Mecca Normal, as well as a painter, novelist, lecturer an...
Jeanne Moreau Jeanne Moreau ( born 23 January 1928) is a French actress, singer, screenwriter and director.
Jehane Noujaim Jehane Noujaim is an Egyptian American documentary film director best known for her films Control Room, Startup.com and Pangea Day.
Jen Heck Jen Heck is an American writer, director, and producer best known for her award-winning short films.
Jennifer Abbott Jennifer Abbott (born 8 January 1965) is a Canadian director, cinematographer and editor, best known as a documentary filmmaker.
Jennifer Aniston Jennifer Joanna Aniston (born February 11, 1969) is an American actress, film director, and producer.
Jennifer Flackett Jennifer Flackett is an American film director and screen/television writer.
Jennifer Fox Jennifer Fox (born 1959) is an American film producer and director, as well as president of Zohe Film Productions, an independent film company based in New York City.
Jennifer Getzinger Jennifer Getzinger is an American director and script supervisor of film and television.
Jennifer Jason Leigh Jennifer Jason Leigh (born February 5, 1962) is an American film and stage actress, best known for her roles in Fast Times at Ridgemont High, The Hudsucker Proxy, Single White Female...
Jennifer Love Hewitt Jennifer Love Hewitt (born February 21, 1979) is an American actress, producer, author, television director and singer-songwriter.
Jennifer Lynch Jennifer Chambers Lynch (born April 7, 1968) is an American film director and screenwriter, also known for writing the book The Secret Diary of Laura Palmer.
Jennifer Westfeldt Jennifer Westfeldt (born February 2, 1970) is an American actress and screenwriter known for the 2001 hit independent film Kissing Jessica Stein, her 2004 Tony nomination for Wonderful Tow...
Jennifer Young Jennifer Young is an American film producer and photographer.
Jennifer Yuh Nelson Jennifer Yuh Nelson, also known as Jennifer Yuh (born June 13, 1972) is a Korean-born American director and storyboard artist.
Jeong Jae-eun Jeong Jae-eun (born January 1, 1969) is a South Korean film director.
Joanna Hogg Joanna Hogg is a British film maker and screenwriter.
Joanna Kerns Joanna Kerns (born February 12, 1953) is an American actress and director best known for her role as Maggie Seaver on the family situation comedy Growing Pains from 1985–1992.
JoBeth Williams Margaret JoBeth Williams is an American film, television and stage actress and director.
Jocelyn Moorhouse Jocelyn Denise Moorhouse is an Australian writer and film director born in Victoria, Australia on 4 September 1960.
Jocelyne Saab Jocelyne Saab is a journalist and film director from Lebanon.
Jodie Foster Jodie Foster (born Alicia Christian Foster; November 19, 1962) is an American actress, film director, and producer.
Joey Lauren Adams Joey Lauren Adams is an American actress who has appeared in more than thirty films.
Jonathan Dayton and Valerie Faris Jonathan Dayton (born July 7, 1957) and Valerie Faris (born October 20, 1958) are a team of American film directors and music video directors, also husband and wife, that received critical...
Joni DeRouchie Joni DeRouchie (born 1973) is a Portland, Oregon-area filmmaker living in Vancouver, Washington, United States.
Jordan Scott Jordan Scott (born 1978) is a British photographer, filmmaker and actress.
Joy Lusco Joy Lusco, also known as Joy Kecken and Joy Lusco Kecken, is an American film and television director and writer.
Joyce Chopra Joyce Chopra (born October 27, 1936), is an American director and writer of feature films and television.
Judy Baldwin Judy Baldwin (November 12, 1973 – September 19, 2010) was an American commercial, music video and film director.
Judy Morris Judy Morris (born 1947 in Queensland, Australia) is an Australian actress, as well as a film director and screenwriter, well known for the variety of roles she played in 54 different television ...
Julia Bacha Julia Bacha is a Brazilian documentary filmmaker.
Julia Cameron Julia B. Cameron (born March 4, 1948, in Illinois) is an American teacher, author, artist, poet, playwright, novelist, filmmaker, composer, and journalist.
Julie Gavras Julie Gavras is a French film director and writer.
Julie Lofton Julie Lofton is an American, New Media Social Entrepreneur.
Julie Taymor Julie Taymor (born December 15, 1952) is an American director of theatre, opera and film.
Juliet Berto Juliet Berto (16 January 1947 – 10 January 1990) was a French actress.
Jürgen Vsych Jürgen Vsych (born 1968) is the writer-director-producer of more than 30 films, including Son for Sail, Ophelia Learns to Swim, Tyrannosaurus Tex, and Pay Your Rent, Beethoven, w...
Kaleena Kiff Kaleena Kiff is an American actress, producer, and director.
Kalpana Lajmi Kalpana Lajmi is an Indian film director, producer and screenwriter.
Kalyanee Mam Kalyanee Mam (born in Battambang, Cambodia) is an award-winning filmmaker whose film, A River Changes Course, which she directed and produced, has won several awards, including the Grand Jur...
Karen Arthur Karen Arthur (born August 24, 1941 in Omaha, Nebraska) is an American film director, producer, and actress.
Karen Boswall Karen Boswall is an independent film maker, known for award-winning documentaries that she made while living and working in Mozambique between 1993 and 2007.
Karen Cho Karen Cho is an Asian-Canadian documentary filmmaker in Montreal, Quebec, Canada.
Karen Moncrieff Karen Moncrieff (born on December 20, 1963 in Sacramento, California, U.S.), is an American actress, director, and screenwriter.
Kari Nissena Kari Nissena is an American actress, director, and producer.
Kari Skogland Kari Skogland is a Canadian film director, screenwriter, and producer.
Karyn Kusama Karyn Kusama (born March 21, 1968) is an American film director who had her breakthrough with Girlfight, her first feature film.
Kasi Lemmons Kasi Lemmons (born Karen Lemmons on February 24, 1961) is an American film director and actress, most notable for her work on the films Eve's Bayou, The Caveman's Valentine and T...
Kat Candler Kat Candler is an American independent filmmaker.
Kat Lehmer Kat Lehmer (also known as Kathi Lehmer) is an American film director, writer, actor and artist, best known for her cult film Mama and Damian.
Katariina Lahti Katariina Lahti is a Finnish film director and screenwriter.
Kate Woods Kate Woods is an Australian film and television director.
Katerina Cizek Katerina Cizek (born 1969) is a Canadian documentary filmmaker and web creator.
Katharina Otto-Bernstein Katharina Otto-Bernstein is a German filmmaker who lives and works in the United States, and is best known as the writer and director of the award-winning documentaries Absolute Wilson and '...
Katherine Brooks Katherine Brooks (born March 15, 1976) is an American film writer and director.
Katherine Dieckmann Katherine Dieckmann is a film and music video director known for her work with R.E.M. and the feature films Good Baby and Diggers.
Katherine Stenholm Katherine Corne Stenholm (born June 19, 1917) is a female American film director and the founding director of Unusual Films, the production company of Bob Jones University.
Kathleen Bryson Kathleen Bryson is a novelist, painter, actor and filmmaker.
Kathryn Bigelow Kathryn Ann Bigelow (born November 27, 1951) is an American film director, film producer, screenwriter and television director.
Kathy Bates Kathleen Doyle "Kathy" Bates (born June 28, 1948) is an American actress and film director.
Kathy Kolla Kathy Kolla is an American director, screenwriter, and actress.
Katie Aselton Kathryn "Katie" Aselton (born October 1, 1978) is an American film director, producer, and actress from Milbridge, Maine.
Katy Kurtzman Katy Kurtzman (born September 16, 1965 in Washington, D.C.) is an American actress.
Kei Fujiwara Kei Fujiwara is a Japanese actress, cinematographer, editor, writer and film director.
Kelly Overton (actress) Kelly Overton (born August 28, 1978) is an American actress, screenwriter, director, and producer.
Kelly Reichardt Kelly Reichardt is a screenwriter and film director working within American indie cinema.
Kim Friedman Kim Friedman is American television director and producer.
Kim Longinotto Kim Longinotto (born 1952) is a British documentary film maker, well known for making films that highlight the plight of female victims of oppression or discrimination.
Kimberly Peirce Kimberly Peirce (born September 8, 1967) is an American feature film director, notable for her debut feature film, Boys Don't Cry (1999).
Kimberly Williams-Paisley Kimberly Williams-Paisley (born September 14, 1971) is an American actress, film director, film producer and television director who is perhaps best known for her co-starring role on According...
Kira Muratova Kira Georgiyivna Muratova (Кіра Георгіївна Муратова), née Korotkova (born November 5, 1934 in Soroca) is a Soviet and Ukrainian award-winning film director, screenwriter and actress, known...
Kirsten Sheridan Kirsten Sheridan (born July 14, 1976) is an Irish film director and screenwriter.
Kristine Peterson Kristine Peterson is a film director who worked as an assistant director and second unit director on several films as well as directing her own films in the late 80s and 90s.
Kátia Lund Kátia Lund (b. 1966 in São Paulo) is an American-Brazilian film director and screenwriter.
Laetitia Masson Lætitia Masson (born 18 June 1966) is a French film director and screenwriter.
Laurie Lynd Laurie Lynd is a Canadian film and television director, best known as the director of the feature film Breakfast with Scot.
Leah Gilliam Leah Gilliam is an American filmmaker and media artist who deals with issues of race, gender, and sexual orientation in her art.
Leah Meyerhoff Leah Meyerhoff is a Student Academy Award nominated director, producer and screenwriter.
Leanna Creel Leanna Creel (born August 27, 1970) is an American actress, film producer, film director, screenwriter and photographer.
Leanne Pooley Leanne Pooley is a filmmaker based in Auckland New Zealand.
Lee Grant Lee Grant is an American stage, film and television actress, and film director.
Lee Rose (director) Lee Rose is an American director, producer and writer of film and television.
Lee Shallat-Chemel Lee Shallat-Chemel sometimes credited as Lee Shallat is an American film, television director and television producer.
Lena Dunham Lena Dunham (born May 13, 1986) is an American filmmaker and actress.
Leni Riefenstahl Helene Bertha Amalie "Leni" Riefenstahl (22 August 1902 – 8 September 2003) was a German film director, actress and dancer widely noted for her aesthetics and innovations as a filmmaker.
Lesley Ann Patten Lesley Ann Patten is a film director, screenwriter, and producer whose first feature documentary Loyalties won the 1999 Canada Award.
Lesli Linka Glatter Lesli Linka Glatter (sometimes credited as Leslie Linka Glatter) (born 1953) began as a dancer and choreographer before becoming a film director.
Leslie Thornton Leslie Thronton (b. 1951 in Oak Ridge, Tennessee) is an American avant-garde filmmaker and artist.
Leslye Headland Leslye Headland (born 1981) is an American playwright, screenwriter, and director.
Lexi Alexander Lexi Alexander is a German born Filmmaker and former World Point Fighting and Karate Champion.
Li Yu (director) Li Yu (born December 2, 1973) is a female Chinese film director and screenwriter.
Lidia Bobrova Lidia Bobrova is a Russian film director born in Zabaikalsk, Soviet Union.
Liliana Cavani Liliana Cavani (born 12 January c. 1933) is an Italian film director and screenwriter.
Lillian Gish Lillian Diana Gish (October 14, 1893 February 27, 1993) was an American stage, screen and television actress, director and writer whose film acting career spanned 75 years, from 1912 to 1987.
Lily Mariye Lily Mariye is an American actress and filmmaker.
Lina Wertmüller Lina Wertmüller (born 14 August 1926) is an Italian film writer and director.
Linda Mendoza Linda Mendoza Kahle is American film director and television director.
Linda Yellen Linda Yellen is an American director, producer and writer of film and television.
Lindalee Tracey Lindalee Tracey was a Canadian broadcast journalist, documentary filmmaker, writer, and exotic dancer.
Lisa Azuelos Lisa Azuelos (or Lisa Alessandrin), born 6 November 1965, is a French director, producer and writer.
Lisa Cholodenko Lisa Cholodenko (born June 5, 1964) is an American film and television writer/director, and a member of the Board of Governors of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.
Lisa Gay Hamilton Lisa Gay Hamilton (born March 25, 1964) is an American film, television, and theater actress known for her role as attorney Rebecca Washington on the ABC legal drama The Practice, and for he...
Lisa Gottlieb Lisa Gottlieb is an American film, television director and college professor.
Lisa M. Hansen Lisa M. Hansen is an American film producer, production manager, actor, director, writer, and craft service person.
Lisa Niemi Lisa Niemi Swayze (born May 26, 1956), better known by her stage name, Lisa Niemi, is an American actress and dancer.
Lisa Rose Apramian Lisa Rose Apramian (also known as Dr. Lisa) is an American author and director.
Lisbeth Lynghøft Lisbeth Lynghøft is a Danish director of stage and screen, perhaps best known for the feature film Pink Prison.
Lois Weber Lois Weber (June 13, 1879 — November 13, 1939) was an American silent film actress, screenwriter, producer, and director, who is considered "the most important female director the American film ...
Lois Wilson (actress) Lois Wilson (June 28, 1894 - March 3, 1988) was an American actress best known for her work during the silent film era.
Lone Scherfig Lone Scherfig is a Danish film director who has been involved with the Dogme 95 movement and who has been widely critically acclaimed for several of her movies, including the Oscar-nominated...
Lori Petty Lori Petty (born October 14, 1963) is an American actress, film director and screenwriter.
Lorraine Senna Lorraine Senna (sometimes credited as Lorraine Senna Ferrara) is an American film and television director.
Lotte Reiniger Charlotte "Lotte" Reiniger (2 June 1899 – 19 June 1981) was a German silhouette animator and film director.
Lottie Lyell Lottie Lyell was an Australian actress, screenwriter, editor and filmmaker.
Lucy Walker (director) Lucy Walker (born in London, United Kingdom) is a two-time Academy Award nominated British film director who is best known for directing five feature documentary films: Devil's Playground (2...
Lucía Puenzo Lucía Puenzo (born 28 November 1973) in Buenos Aires) is an Argentinian author and film director.
Luise Fleck Luise Fleck, also known as Luise Kolm or Luise Kolm-Fleck, née Louise or Luise Veltée (1 August 1873–15 March 1950), was an Austrian film director, and considered t...
Lyndall Hobbs Lyndall Georgina Hobbs is an Australian film director and producer.
Lynn Breedlove Lynn Breedlove (also known as Lynnee Breedlove) (born in Oakland, California) is an American transman musician, writer, and performer.
Lynn Shelton Lynn Shelton (*1965) is an American director known for writing, directing, and producing such films as Humpday and Your Sister's Sister.
Lynne Ramsay Lynne Ramsay (born 5 December 1969) is a Scottish film director, writer, producer, and cinematographer best known for the feature films Ratcatcher, Morvern Callar and We Need to Talk a...
Lynne Stopkewich Lynne Stopkewich is a Canadian film director, particularly notable as the director of the film Kissed.
Léa Pool Léa Pool is a Swiss-Canadian filmmaker who has also taught film at UQAM. Her 1986 film Anne Trister was entered into the 36th Berlin International Film Festival.
M.I.A. (artist) Mathangi "Maya" Arulpragasam (born 18 July 1975), better known by her stage name M.I.A., is an English recording artist, songwriter, painter and director of Tamil descent.
Ma Liwen Ma Liwen (born 1971) is a Chinese film director.
Mabel Cheung Mabel Cheung is one of the leading film directors in Hong Kong.
Mabel Normand Mabel Normand (November 9, 1892 – February 23, 1930) was an American silent film comedienne and actress.
Madonna (entertainer) Madonna Louise Ciccone (born August 16, 1958) is an American singer-songwriter, actress and entrepreneur.
Maggie Greenwald Maggie Greenwald (born June 23, 1955 in Manhattan, New York) is an American film, television director and screenwriter.
Mahboubeh Honarian Mahboubeh Honarian is an Iranian documentary filmmaker, director and producer.
Mai Zetterling Mai Elisabeth Zetterling (24 May 1925 – 17 March 1994) was a Swedish actress and film director.
Maja Classen Maja Classen is a German film director and screenwriter, primarily known for her 2006 documentary on the Berlin techno scene, Feiern.
Mania Akbari Mania Akbari (مانيا اکبری, born 1974) is an Iranian film director.
Manijeh Hekmat Manijeh Hekmat (Persian: منیژه حکمت) is an Iranian film director.
Manon Barbeau Manon Barbeau, daughter of Marcel Barbeau, is well known as a Québécois filmmaker.
Manuela Viegas Manuela Viegas is a Portuguese film editor and director.
Maren Ade Maren Ade (born 12 December 1976) is a German film director, screenwriter and producer.
Margot Benacerraf Margot Benacerraf is a Venezuelan director of Moroccan Jewish descent.
Marguerite Duras Marguerite Donnadieu, known as Marguerite Duras (4 April 1914 – 3 March 1996) was a French writer and film director.
Maria Burton Maria Burton is an American director, producer and actor.
Maria de Medeiros Maria de Medeiros Esteves Vitorino de Almeida, DamSE, better known as Maria de Medeiros, is a Portuguese actress, director, and singer who has been involved in both European and American f...
Maria Giese Maria Giese is an American film director and screenwriter.
Maria Maggenti Maria Maggenti (born c. 1962) is a film director and screenwriter for film and television.
Maria Schrader Maria Schrader (born 27 September 1965) is a German actress, screenwriter, and director.
Mariah Carey Mariah Carey (born March 27, 1970) is an American singer, songwriter, record producer, actress, and philanthropist.
Marianne Jean-Baptiste Marianne Raigipcien Jean-Baptiste (born 26 April 1967) is an Academy Award-nominated British actress, singer-songwriter and composer, best known for her role as Hortense Cumberbatch in the 1996 ...
Marie Dressler Marie Dressler (November 9, 1868 – July 28, 1934) was a Canadian-American stage and screen actress and Depression-era film star.
Marie Epstein Marie Epstein (born Marie-Antonine Epstein; 14 August 1899, Warsaw - 24 April 1995, Paris) was an actress, scenarist, film director, and film preservationist.
Marilyn Vance Marilyn Vance is an award-winning American costume designer and filmmaker.
Marina de Van Marina de Van (born 2 August 1971) is a French film director, screenwriter and actress.
Marion Hänsel Marion Hänsel (born 12 February 1949) is a Belgian film director, producer, actress and screenwriter.
Marion Laine Marion Laine is a French actor, screenwriter and film director.
Marjane Satrapi Marjane Satrapi (Persian: مرجان ساتراپی) (born 22 November 1969 in Rasht, Iran) is an Iranian-born French cartoonist, illustrator, film director, and children's book author.
Marleen Gorris Marleen Gorris (born 9 December 1948, Roermond) is a writer-director from the Netherlands.
Martha Ansara Martha Ansara (born 9 September 1942) is a documentary filmmaker whose films on social issues have won international prizes and been screened in Australia, the UK, Europe and North America.
Martha Coolidge Martha Coolidge (born August 17, 1946) is an American film director and former President of the Directors Guild of America.
Martha Fiennes Martha Maria Twisleton Wykeham Fiennes (née Fiennes; born 5 February 1964) is a British film director, writer and producer.
Mary Harron Mary Harron is a Canadian filmmaker and screenwriter best known for her films I Shot Andy Warhol, American Psycho and The Notorious Bettie Page.
Mary Jordan (filmmaker) Mary Jordan (born August 14, 1969) is an award winning filmmaker, artist, activist and social justice advocate based in New York City.
Mary Lambert Mary Lambert (born October 13, 1951) is an American film director.
Mary Stuart Masterson Mary Stuart Masterson (born June 28, 1966) is an American film, stage and television actor and director.
Marzieh Meshkini Marzieh Meshkini (born 1969 in Tehran) is an Iranian cinematographer, film director and writer.
María Luisa Bemberg María Luisa Bemberg was a Buenos Aires-born Argentine feminist, film writer, director and actress, one of the first Latin American women film directors, and a powerful presence in the intellectu...
María Teresa Costantini María Teresa Costantini (9 October 1949 in Buenos Aires) is an Argentine film actress, screenwriter and film director who has appeared in films since 1989.
Matia Karrell Matia A. Karrell is an American film, television and screenwriter.
Melanie Rodriga Melanie Rodriga is a Perth-based New Zealand-Australian film maker, lecturer and self-identified radical lesbian feminist.
Melody Gilbert Melody Gilbert is an award-winning independent documentary filmmaker and educator whose work is noteworthy for featuring a rare intimacy with her subjects as she unearths previously hidden worlds.
Melora Hardin Melora Diane Hardin (born June 29, 1967) is an American actress, best known for her roles as Jan Levenson on NBC's The Office and Trudy Monk on USA's Monk.
Mia Hansen-Løve Mia Hansen-Løve (born 5 February 1981) is a French film director and screenwriter.
Michal Bat-Adam Michal Bat-Adam is an Israeli film director, producer, screenwriter, actress, and musician.
Micheline Lanctôt Micheline Lanctôt (born May 12, 1947 at Frelighsburg, Quebec, Canada) is an actress, film director, screenwriter, and musician.
Michelle Manning Michelle Manning is an American film director, producer and television director.
Michèle Cournoyer Michèle Cournoyer (born 1943 in Saint-Joseph-de-Sorel, Quebec, Canada) is a Canadian animator.
Millicent Shelton Millicent B. Shelton is an American music video, television and film director.
Mimi Leder Miriam "Mimi" Leder is an American film director and producer noted for her action films and use of special effects.
Márta Mészáros Márta Mészáros is a Hungarian screenwriter and film director.
Mélanie Laurent Mélanie Laurent (born 21 February 1983) is a French actress, model, director, singer, and writer.
Nadia Tass Nadia Tass is a film director, producer and actress, originally from Florina, Macedonia, northern Greece, who moved to Australia in the 1960s.
Nadine Labaki Nadine Labaki (born February 18, 1974) is a Lebanese actress and director.
Nana Jorjadze Nana Jorjadze (ნანა ჯორჯაძე; born August 24, 1948) is a Georgian film director, scriptwriter and actress.
Nancy Hower Nancy Hower (born May 11, 1966 in Wyckoff, New Jersey) is an American actress, director, screenwriter and producer.
Nancy Kates Nancy Kates is an independent filmmaker based in the San Francisco Bay Area.
Nancy Meckler Nancy Meckler is an American theatre director and film director, best known for her work in the United Kingdom, especially with Shared Experience, where she is joint artistic director alongside ...
Nancy Meyers Nancy Jane Meyers (born December 8, 1949) is an American film director, producer and screenwriter.
Nancy Savoca Nancy Laura Savoca is an American film screenwriter, director, and producer.
Nancy Walker Nancy Walker (May 10, 1922 – March 25, 1992) was an American actress and comedienne of stage, screen, and television.
Nanette Burstein Nanette Burstein (born May 23, 1970) is an American film and television director.
Naomi Levine Naomi Levine was an actress, artist and filmmaker.
Natalya Bondarchuk Natalya Sergeyevna Bondarchuk is a Soviet and Russian actress and film director, best known for her appearance in Andrei Tarkovsky's Solaris as "Hari".
Natasha Arthy Natasha Arthy (born May 23, 1969 in Gentofte, Denmark) is a Danish screen writer, film director and producer, best known for her 2003 Dogme film Se til venstre, der er en Svensker (USA Title...
Neema Barnette Neema Barnette is an American film director, and the first African-American woman sitcom director.
Nell Scovell Nell Scovell is a television and magazine writer, producer and director.
Nettie Wild Nettie Wild (18 May 1952) is a Canadian documentary film filmmaker.
Nicole Conn Nicole Conn, is a film director, producer, and screenwriter most famous for her debut feature, the lesbian love story, Claire of the Moon.
Nicole Garcia Nicole Garcia (born in Oran, French Algeria, on 22 April 1946) is a French actress, film director and writer.
Nicole Holofcener Nicole Holofcener (born March 22, 1960) is an American film and television director.
Nicole Kassell Nicole Kassell (born 1972) is an American film director.
Niki Caro Nikola Jean "Niki" Caro (born 1967) is film director, producer and screenwriter who was born in Wellington, New Zealand.
Niki Karimi Niki Karimi (نیکی کریمی) (born November 10, 1971 in Tehran) is an Iranian actress, director, and screenwriter.
Nina Hartley Nina Hartley (born Marie Louise Hartman; March 11, 1959) is an American pornographic actress, pornographic film director, sex educator, feminist, and author.
Nina Menkes Nina Menkes is a filmmaker who has completed seven feature films in which she controlled all aspects of production, including directing, writing, shooting, as well as editing picture and sound o...
Ning Ying Ning Ying (born 1959 in Beijing) is a female Chinese film director often considered a member of China's "Sixth Generation" filmmaker coterie, a group that also includes Jia Zhangke, Zhang Yuan a...
Nisha Ganatra Nisha Ganatra (born in Vancouver, British Columbia) is a Canadian film director, film producer, writer and actress of Indian ancestry.
Nnegest Likké Nnegest Likké is an American film director and screenwriter.
Nora Ephron Nora Ephron (May 19, 1941 – June 26, 2012) was an American journalist, essayist, playwright, screenwriter, novelist, producer, director, and blogger.
Norma Bengell Norma Aparecida Almeida Pinto Guimarães D´Áurea Bengell, best known as Norma Bengell, is a Brazilian film and television actress, singer, director, producer, and screenwriter.
Noémie Lvovsky Noémie Lvovsky (born 14 December 1964 in Paris) is a French film director, writer, and actress.
Nurith Aviv Nurith Aviv, Tel Aviv, Palestine is a prolific cinematographer, director, writer.
Peggy Ahwesh Margaret "Peggy" Ahwesh is a female American avant-garde filmmaker and experimental video artist.
Peggy Holmes Peggy Holmes is an American dancer, choreographer and director.
Penelope Spheeris Penelope Spheeris (born December 2, 1945) is an American film director, producer and screenwriter.
Penny Marshall Carole Penny Marshall (born October 15, 1943) is an American actress, television producer, film producer, and television director.
Perry Miller Adato Perry Miller Adato is an award-winning American documentary film producer and director and writer.
Phyllida Lloyd Phyllida Lloyd, CBE (born 17 June 1957) is a British director, best known for her work in theatre and as the director of the United Kingdom's second highest-grossing film to date, Mamma Mia!...
Phyllis Nagy Phyllis Nagy (born on November 7, 1962, New York) is a theatre and film director, screenwriter and dramatist.
Pimpaka Towira Pimpaka Towira (พิมพกา โตวิระ) is a Thai independent film director, screenwriter and film producer.
Polly Draper Polly Carey Draper (born June 15, 1955) is an American actress, writer, producer, and director.
Pouran Derakhshandeh Pourān Derakh'shandeh is an Iranian film director, producer, screen writer, and researcher.
Prema Karanth Prema Karanth was a well known theatre personality and the first-ever woman film-maker of Kannada cinema.
Rakhshan Bani-E'temad Rakhshān Bani-E'temād (رخشان بنی اعتماد, Rakhshān Bani-E'temād, born 3 April 1954 in Tehran) is an internationally and critically acclaimed Iranian film director and screenwriter.
Rama Burshtein Rama Burshtein is an American Israeli filmmaker best known for her 2012 debut feature Fill the Void.
Randa Chahal Randa Chahal Sabbag also written Sabbagh, (born 11 December, 1953, in Tripoli, Lebanon; died 25 August, 2008 in Paris, France), was a Lebanese film director, producer and screen-writer bor...
Randa Chahal Sabag Randa Chahal Sabbag also written Sabbagh, (born 11 December, 1953, in Tripoli, Lebanon; died 25 August, 2008 in Paris, France), was a Lebanese film director, producer and screen-writer bor...
Randa Haines Randa Haines (born February 20, 1945 in Los Angeles, California) is a film and television director and producer.
Ratna Asmara Ratna Asmara (before 1930 – before 1981) was an Indonesian actress and film director.
Rea Tajiri Rea Tajiri is a Japanese American video artist, female filmmaker and screenwriter.
Rebecca Horn Rebecca Horn (24 March 1944, Michelstadt, Hesse) is a German installation artist and film director most famous for her body modifications such as Einhorn (Unicorn), a body-suit with a very l...
Rebecca Miller Rebecca Augusta Miller is an American film director, screenwriter, author and actress, most known for her films Personal Velocity: Three Portraits, The Ballad of Jack and Rose, Angela'...
Renee O'Connor Evelyn Renee O'Connor is an American actress, producer and director best known for playing the role of Gabrielle on the TV series Xena: Warrior Princess.
Renee Tajima-Peña Renee Tajima-Peña is an award-winning film director and producer, notable for "Who Killed Vincent Chin?", for which she received an Academy Award nomination, and "MY AMERICA...or Honk if You Lov...
Ritva Arvelo Ritva Helinä Arvelo is a Finnish actress, director, screenwriter and a pioneer in modern dance.
Roberta Torre Roberta Torre (born 21 September 1962) is an Italian film director and screenwriter.
Ronit Avni Ronit Avni is a Canadian/Israeli/ recent American.
Sandy Wilson (director) Sandra "Sandy" Wilson (born 1947 in Penticton, British Columbia) is a Canadian film director and screenwriter.
Sara Sugarman Sara Sugarman is a Welsh actress and film director whose work includes Disney's Confessions of a Teenage Drama Queen and Very Annie Mary.
Sara Zandieh Sara Zandieh is an Iranian American filmmaker whose film, The Pool Party, won second place at the Tribeca Film Festival.
Sarah Jacobson Sarah Jacobson was an independent filmmaker who wrote, produced, and filmed her own movies.
Sarah Kernochan Sarah Marshall Kernochan (IPA: Kərnəxæn; born December 30, 1947) is an American documentarian, film director, screenwriter and producer from the United States.
Sarah Maldoror Sarah Maldoror, born Sarah Ducados in 1938, in Gers, France, is a French filmmaker of African descent.
Sarah Polley Sarah E. Polley (born January 8, 1979) is a Canadian actress, singer, film director, and screenwriter.
Satarupa Sanyal Satarupa Sanyal is a Bengali Indian independent or parallel cinema film director, producer, actress, poet and social activist, based in Kolkata, India.
Savitri (actress) Kommareddy Savitri (సావిత్రి కొమ్మారెడ్డి, 6 December 1935 – 26 December 1981), was an Indian film actress, director and producer.
Sepideh Farsi Sepideh Farsi is an Iranian film director, born in Tehran in 1965.
Shari Springer Berman and Robert Pulcini Shari Springer Berman (born July 1964) and Robert Pulcini (born August 24, 1964) are an American team of documentarians who received critical acclaim and an Academy Award nomination for th...
Sharon Maguire Sharon Maguire (born 28 November 1960) is a Welsh-born film director who came to prominence.
Sharron Miller Sharron Miller is an American television and film director, producer, and screenwriter.
Sheree Folkson Sheree Folkson is a British film and television director.
Shirin Neshat Shirin Neshat (شیرین نشاط; born March 26, 1957) is an Iranian visual artist who lives in New York City.
Shirley Cheechoo Shirley Cheechoo is an award winning Cree actress, writer, producer, director, and visual artist, probably best known for her solo-voice or monodrama play Path With No Moccasins, as well as ...
Simone Bitton Simone Bitton is a French-Israeli documentary filmmaker.
Sofia Coppola Sofia Carmina Coppola (born May 14, 1971) is an American screenwriter, director, producer and actress.
Soleil Moon Frye Soleil Moon Frye (born August 6, 1976) is an American actress, director and screenwriter.
Solveig Dommartin Solveig Dommartin (16 May 1961 – 11 January 2007) was a French-German actress.
Solveig Hoogesteijn Solveig Hoogesteijn, born August 3, 1946 in Sweden, is a noted Venezuelan motion picture writer, producer and director.
Sonali Gulati Sonali Gulati is an award-winning independent filmmaker, a feminist, grass-roots activist, and an educator.
Sondra Locke Sondra Locke (born May 28, 1944 or 1947) is an American actress, singer and film director.
Sophie Fiennes Sophia Victoria Twisleton Wykeham-Fiennes (born 12 February 1967), known as Sophie Fiennes, is an English film director and producer.
Sophie Marceau Sophie Marceau (born 17 November 1966) is a French actress, director, screenwriter, and author.
Soudabeh Moradian Soudabeh Moradian (Persian:سودابه مرادیان) is an Iranian independent filmmaker based in California.
Stacie Passon Stacie Passon is an American film director and screenwriter, whose debut film Concussion premiered at the 2013 Sundance Film Festival, and subsequently won a Teddy Award Jury Prize as an out...
Stacy Title Stacy Title is a film director and producer.
Stephanie Rothman Stephanie Rothman (born November 9, 1936 Paterson, New Jersey) is a film director, producer and screenwriter, known for her low-budget independent exploitation films made in the 1960s and 1970s.
Su Friedrich Su Friedrich (born December 12, 1954 in New Haven, Connecticut) is an American avant-garde filmmaker.
Suhasini Maniratnam Suhasini Maniratnam (born Suhasini Charuhasan, on 15 August 1961) is an Indian film actress known for her works in South Indian Cinema.
Suma Josson Suma Josson is an Indian-American journalist and filmmaker.
Susan Cohen Susan Cohen is an independent film producer, screenwriter and film director.
Susan Froemke Susan Froemke (sometimes spelled Frömke) is a film director and producer.
Susannah Grant Susannah Grant is an American screenwriter and director.
Susanne Bier Susanne Bier (born 15 April 1960) is a Danish film director best known for her feature films Brothers, After the Wedding and the Academy Award winning In a Better World.
Suzana Amaral Suzana Amaral is a Brazilian film director and screenwriter.
Suzi Yoonessi Suzi Yoonessi (born February 21, 1978) is an Iranian-American filmmaker living in Los Angeles, CA. She wrote and directed the award-winning feature film Dear Lemon Lima, and The Spring of...
Suzie Templeton Suzie Templeton is a director, animator and writer of stop motion animation films.
Sylvia Chang Sylvia Chang is a Taiwanese actress, writer, singer, producer and director.
T.M. Scorzafava T.M. Scorzafava born Tina Shaw, is an Italian American film director.
Tahmineh Milani Tahmineh Milāni (تهمینه میلانی) is an Iranian film director, screenwriter, and producer.
Tamar Simon Hoffs Tamar Simon Hoffs (born Tamar Ruth Simon; October 23, 1934) is an American film director, writer, and producer, best known for directing the indie films Red Roses and Petrol (2003) and...
Tamara Jenkins Tamara Jenkins (born May 2, 1962) is an American screenwriter, actress and director.
Tamela D'Amico Tamela D'Amico is an American jazz singer, actress, and filmmaker.
Tamra Davis Tamra Davis (born January 22, 1962) is an American film, television and music video director.
Tanuja Chandra Tanuja Chandra (तनुजा चंद्रा) is an Indian film director and writer.
Tanya Hamilton Tanya Hamilton is an American film director and producer.
Tanya Vidal Tanya Vidal, is an American actress, writer, director and producer of Puerto Rican descent.
Tanya Wexler Tanya Wexler (born August 5, 1970) is an American film director.
Tatia Rosenthal Tatia Rosenthal (born April 4, 1971) is an animator and film director born in Tel Aviv, Israel.
Tatyana Lioznova Tatyana Mikhailovna Lioznova was a Soviet film director best known for her TV series Seventeen Moments of Spring.
Thea von Harbou Thea Gabriele von Harbou (December 27, 1888 – July 1, 1954) was a German actress, author and film director of Prussian aristocratic origin.
Threes Anna Threes Anna is a novelist, theatre and film maker.
Thérèse Sita-Bella Thérèse Sita-Bella (1933–27 February 2006), born Thérèse Bella Mbida, was a Cameroonian filmmaker and pilot, and Cameroon's first female journalist.
Tiffani Thiessen Tiffani Amber Thiessen (born January 23, 1974) is an American actress, best known for her roles as Kelly Kapowski in Saved by the Bell and as Valerie Malone in Beverly Hills, 90210.
Tiffany Shlain Tiffany Shlain (born 1970) is an American filmmaker and founder of the Webby Awards.
Tina Gharavi Tina Gharavi (تینا غروی) is an Iranian/American/British/New Zealand filmmaker and screenwriter.
Tina Rathborne Tina Rathborne is American film director and screenwriter.
Tisha Campbell-Martin Tisha Michelle Campbell-Martin is an American actress and singer, known for her starring roles in television series Martin, My Wife and Kids and The Protector.