We all watch a lot on our televisions and over the past year or so we have all watched a LOT on our televisions, for obvious reasons. Whether you’ve found new favorites like Bridgerton or King tiger or have returned to some tried and true gems, chances are you’ve spent a good chunk of your time staring into the void for connection, comfort, and laughs. But what did you draw inspiration from to inspire you? If you’re lacking specifics, we think these strong women music documentaries are the perfect fit. Here’s why.
19 movies directed by women you should be watching right now
While this genre has traditionally been dominated by male artists (with the exception of Madonna in 1991 Truth or Dare and released him posthumously AMY for Amy Winehouse in 2015), since 2019 we’ve seen the category expand to include heavyweights of the female gender and this writer can assure you they’re all must-haves. From Pink to Tina Turner to The Go Go’s to Billie Eilish to Dolly Parton and more, these trailblazers don’t just share their stories, but tell their stories, and the results are powerful and compelling.
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