31 Women Directors You Need To Know

In light of the Golden Globes' gaffe where no women directors were nominated for Best Director, here are the female directors you need to know

Representation onscreen and in the director’s chair has never been a hotter topic in Hollywood, with the excitement (and box office numbers) surrounding Patty Jenkin’s Wonder Woman propelling that conversation to a fever pitch. As A Wrinkle in Time director and Queen Sugar showrunner Ava DuVernay put it, “[Wonder Woman] was a beautiful example of what Hollywood can be, and that’s what happens when you let women direct.” Are you listening, Hollywood? Here, we’ll give you a hand: these are the 30 women directors breaking down barriers and making art worth paying attention to right now.

From: Harper’s BAZAAR US

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