EIGHT MUST-SEE FILMS DIRECTED BY BLACK WOMEN – The Representation Project BLOG
While women make up only 13 percent of directors in film, the number of Black women behind the camera is even smaller. Though the media has been stingy with granting Black women opportunities to helm projects, there have still been a number of women who have made a seat at the table and paved a way for the women behind them.
As we close out Black History Month and welcome March (fondly known as Women’s History Month), we are spotlighting eight films directed by pioneering Black women. From historical period pieces to films that masterfully capture contemporary experiences, these eight films are must-sees. CLICK HERE TO CONTINUE