Hello ! Any feel good/funny films directed by women you could rec me please ? I'm trying to do the #52films challenge but only watching drama or films on serious issues is a little exhausting and that's what most lists of good films made by women seem to recommend :s
First off, congrats on a) attempting the 52 films challenge and b) on not giving up when you hit a snag and making sure you complete it!
Second of all: absolutely I have suggestions!
The Bridget Jones trilogy (all three are directed by women)
Clueless and Vamps both by Amy Heckerling
The Heartbreak Kid (1972) version directed by Elaine May
A New Leaf directed by Elaine May
Zero Motivation directed by Talya Lavie
Desperately Seeking Susan dir. Susan Seidelman
2 Days in Paris and 2 Days in New York (both by Julie Delpy)
D.E.B.S. directed by Angela Robinson
Obvious Child by Gillian Robespierre
Slums of Beverly Hills by Tamara Jenkins
The Parent Trap directed by Nancy Meyers
Enough Said directed by Nicole Holofcener
The Dressmaker directed by Jocelyn Moorhouse
Saving Face directed by Alice Wu
Bachelorette directed by Leslye Headland
In a World… directed by Lake Bell
Bend it Like Beckham directed by Gurinder Chadha
You’ve Got Mail directed by Nora Ephron
The Trouble with Angels directed by Ida Lupino
Also a lot of big 90s comedies I’m not super into, but you might like such as The Brady Bunch, A Very Brady Sequel, Wayne’s World, and Billy Madison are all directed by women.