5 Female-Driven Films You Should Check Out This Pride Month

There’s no better time than now to check out some of the amazing LGBT+ films that have been on your watch list forever.

If you’re having a hard time making a choice, we’re bringing you five amazing female-driven films you should see this Pride Month.

Pariah (2011)

Dee Rees gave us one of the best and most emotional films about embracing your true self with her heartbreaking directorial debut.

Carol (2015)

Breathtaking work of art starring Cate Blanchett and Rooney Mara that gives its heroines a happy ending? Sign us up!

Can You Ever Forgive Me?

The true story of Lee Israel’s attempt to make a living by forging the letters of celebrated authors and playwrights treats LGBT+ issues in a subtle and moving manner.

Thelma (2017)

There’s a power in learning who you are and listening to your heart, and it’s pretty fulfilling to watch titular heroine discover her true self.

Water Lilies (2007)

Céline Sciamma is the queen of coming-of-age queer films with young protagonists, who are still forging their own path and she perfectly captured their search for meaning with this one.