Screen Queens' Essential Women Directed Films of the Decade

As the 2010's drew to a close, we asked all our Screen Queens writers for their most essential women directed films of the decade. After a rigorous 3 stage voting process, this is our final ranking.

To read what our writers had to say you can find the full post on Screen Queens.

  • Lady Bird

    1

  • The Farewell

    2

  • Portrait of a Lady on Fire

    3

  • The Miseducation of Cameron Post

    4

  • American Honey

    5

  • Can You Ever Forgive Me?

    6

  • Booksmart

    7

  • We Need to Talk About Kevin

    8

  • You Were Never Really Here

    9

  • Raw

    10

  • To All the Boys I've Loved Before

    11

  • Capernaum

    12

  • The Edge of Seventeen

    13

  • 13th

    14

  • Selma

    15

  • The Babadook

    16

  • Captain Marvel

    17

  • Shirkers

    18

  • Mudbound

    19

  • Winter's Bone

    20

  • Wonder Woman

    21

  • Leave No Trace

    22

  • Mustang

    23

  • Ruby Sparks

    24

  • Girlhood

    25

  • Hustlers

    26

  • Blackfish

    27

  • Obvious Child

    28

  • A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night

    29

  • Rafiki

    30

  • Faces Places

    31

  • Pariah

    32

  • Tomboy

    33

  • High Life

    34

  • The Love Witch

    35

  • Homecoming: A Film by Beyoncé

    36

  • Revenge

    37

  • The Invitation

    38

  • Unicorn Store

    39

  • Skate Kitchen

    40

  • Frozen

    41

  • Goodnight Mommy

    42

  • The To Do List

    43

  • Blinded by the Light

    44

  • Detroit

    45

  • Sleeping with Other People

    46

  • Professor Marston and the Wonder Women

    47

  • The Fits

    48

  • The Queen of Versailles

    49

  • Private Life

    50