Female Directed Movies in the Official Cannes Competition

Every film (partially) directed by a woman that competed for the Palme d'Or at the Cannes Film Festival.

  • Três Dias Sem Deus
  • Red Meadows
  • Paris 1900
  • Memories of a Mexican
  • Love Letter
  • Road to Life
  • Araya
  • Paw
  • Chronicle of Flaming Years
  • Joseph the Dreamer
  • Cléo from 5 to 7
  • Loving Couples
  • My Love, My Love
  • Doctor Glas
  • Fruit of Paradise
  • The Seduction of Mimi
  • Love and Anarchy
  • Milarepa
  • The Last Word
  • The Hour of Liberation Has Arrived
  • Aloïse
  • The Lorry
  • Molière
  • Heritage
  • My Brilliant Career
  • The Inheritance
  • The Skin
  • Snow
  • Flame Top
  • Smithereens
  • A Day Longer Than Night
  • Diary for My Children
  • Rosa Luxemburg
  • A Man in Love
  • Love and Fear
  • Chocolat
  • Sweetie
  • Francesco
  • Chimère
  • Crush
  • The Piano
  • Friends
  • Broken Highway
  • Between the Devil and the Deep Blue Sea
  • The Well
  • Faithless
  • Blackboards
  • Replay
  • The Adversary
  • Shara
  • At Five in the Afternoon
  • Look at Me
  • The Holy Girl
  • Red Road
  • Marie Antoinette
  • Charlie Says
  • Persepolis
  • The Mourning Forest
  • The Last Mistress
  • Linha de Passe
  • The Headless Woman
  • Map of the Sounds of Tokyo
  • Fish Tank
  • Bright Star
  • We Need to Talk About Kevin
  • Sleeping Beauty
  • Polisse
  • Hanezu
  • A Castle in Italy
  • The Wonders
  • Still the Water
  • My King
  • Marguerite & Julien
  • Toni Erdmann
  • From the Land of the Moon
  • American Honey
  • You Were Never Really Here
  • Radiance
  • The Beguiled
  • Happy as Lazzaro
  • Girls of the Sun
  • Capernaum
  • Atlantics
  • Little Joe
  • Portrait of a Lady on Fire
  • Sibyl