100 of the Brightest Women Directors Right Now

For some reason, Hollywood studios continue to dole out blockbuster deals to male directors while shying away from hiring their female counterparts. Sony, Paramount, the Weinstein Company and 20th Century Fox—all powerhouse studios—failed to release a single film directed by a woman this year, fallaciously blaming a shallow pool of talent to choose from. To help them, Vulture has compiled a list of 100 of the best and brightest women directors—from Oscar winners to indie film favorites—more than capable of taking on the job. See the full list on Vulture.