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Hey, I'm Barbara Ann !

Inviting the world to fall madly in love with films #DirectedbyWomen.

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Projects I'm Supporting

The Atavist

Pittsfield • Adventure, Sci-Fi

A young woman travels to the past, but when the things she leaves alter history, she must get them back to save the future.


23 days left

620 followers

Epiphany

Tarpon Springs • Drama, Family

A young girl struggles to create a relationship with her father after the death of her aunt who raised her.


23 days left

617 followers

Rainmaker

Missoula • Drama, Thriller

A young mother struggles with the demon of her eating disorder and the implication that it holds for her six-year-old daughter.


8 days left

156 followers

The American Mistake

Nashville • Comedy, Shorts Program

A woman wakes up after a night of heavy drinking and, well, you know the rest. Or do you?


Green Light

53 followers

Leia's Army

Silver Spring • Drama, LGBT

A family comes apart at the seams when a teenage girl attends the Women’s March without telling her Born Again Christian mom.


Green Light

269 followers

Control

Los Angeles • Comedy, Drama

A woman suffering from OCD tries to write a suicide note that takes into consideration every single loose end in her life.


Green Light

173 followers

Lily 'N' Rose

Denver • Drama

Lily and Rose are best friends. When Rose abandons her, Lily flees into the wilderness, confronting something even more profound.


Green Light

577 followers

Lady Parts Justice in The New World Order

Chicago • Comedy, Documentary

Lizz Winstead's band of Merry Pranksters defends reproductive rights in this documentary by award-winning filmmaker Ruth Leitman.


Green Light

376 followers

Pay to Stay

New York • Horror, LGBT

A couple take a mini-vacation to repair their relationship, unaware the AirBNB they rented may lead to their untimely end.


Green Light

430 followers

Sylphvania Grove

New York • Adventure, Fantasy

A troubled girl follows a magical being into the woods where her fears take on fantastical forms.


Green Light

574 followers

Butterflies

New York • Drama

Butterflies is a dark look at the psychological affects of bullying on Melanie as she navigates her way through high school.


Green Light

537 followers

Commercial for the Queen of Meatloaf

Baltimore • Experimental

In a surrealist take on a 1950s commercial, a housewife attempts to spice up her marriage by preparing a delicious meatloaf for dinner.


Green Light

131 followers

Forbidden Steps

Los Angeles • Global Celebration, Family

A Muslim police officer stuck between his dancer daughter & orthodox father must grapple with ties to tradition & his own American dream.


Green Light

545 followers

Hide and Seek

Washington • Drama, Sci-Fi

An indie rock musician turned stay-at-home dad makes an impulsive wish, propelling him into an alternate reality.


Green Light

173 followers

HERE NOW

Los Angeles • Drama, Family

HERE NOW is a magical reality about the power of a parent’s love.


Green Light

120 followers

The Fob and I: Season Two

Los Angeles • Comedy

A webseries about 2 Indians that are different.


Green Light

1,793 followers

Devoti Tutti

Catania • Documentary

Saint Agatha of Catania was killed for resisting the advances of a Roman governor. Her story has always been told by men — until now.


Green Light

1,047 followers

Pin Up! The Movie

Boulder • Documentary, Transmedia

Dangerous. Sexy. All American Girl.


Green Light

676 followers

Black Kungfu Chick

Los Angeles • Action, Drama

Just an ordinary girl from South LA learns kungfu from her premed teacher to protect her community from local menaces in more ways than one.


Green Light

163 followers

Inner U Destroyed?

Bethany • Documentary

IUD horror stories flood social media with side-effect forums and self-removal videos raising concerns about the device's actual safety.


Green Light

937 followers

ACID TEST (short film)

Houston • Drama, Family

A short film about dropping acid and going home to your parents! Trip alongside Jenny as her concert night turns into family absurdity.


Green Light

612 followers

SHE SINGS TO THE STARS

Bristol • Drama, Mystery

The desert. A Native American grandmother. Her half-Mexican grandson. A white, aging magician. What's real? And who are the real magicians?


Green Light

546 followers

The Camel's Back

Nairobi • Drama, Fantasy

A beautiful short film exploring what healing and letting go can mean for a 13 year old teenage girl struggling with growing pains.


Green Light

494 followers

OMA

New York • Drama

To complete her thesis, a PhD candidate must get the Holocaust testimony of her estranged grandmother.


Green Light

288 followers

Keep the Change

• Romantic Comedy

A young man struggling to hide his autism falls in love with a young woman who challenges his desire to appear ‘normal’.


Green Light

620 followers

BRIDES TO BE

Seattle • LGBT, Thriller

The night before their wedding, two women battle sinister forces to save themselves, and each other.


Green Light

730 followers

Ghost Light

New York • Comedy

Those that work backstage should never be seen or heard. . . until now.


Green Light

253 followers

Girl Trip

Sacramento • Comedy, Horror

Best friends take a road trip that ends in bloodshed.


Green Light

119 followers

Normal Valid Lives

Minneapolis • Documentary

One community's fight to accept and protect all kids.


Green Light

126 followers

See You On the Other Side

Seattle • Romance, Sci-Fi

Love is a superpower.


Green Light

246 followers

After Ever After

Los Angeles • Drama, Experimental

When is it too late to save a marriage that's been slowly bleeding to death for years?


Green Light

114 followers

Of Dust and Bones

Santa Monica • Drama

A desert recluse is visited by her dead husband's best friend, who arrives with an unsettling agenda.


Green Light

204 followers

Wedlocked

Los Angeles • LGBT, Satire

Not one to be held back by unfair legislation, Sydney outsmarts the web of laws keeping her tied down and unable to get divorced.


Green Light

653 followers

The Light of The Moon

Brooklyn • Drama

After her world is irrevocably changed, a successful New York City architect struggles to regain intimacy and control in her life.


Green Light

282 followers

Auld Lang Syne

Los Angeles • Comedy, Drama

An annual New Year’s Eve party becomes occasion for disaster as three couples' lives unravel spectacularly over the course of the evening.


Green Light

548 followers

COLOURING BOOK PRODUCTIONS

Rochester • Documentary

Colouring Book Productions uses storytelling to make diversity normal. Help us "colour" outside of the lines.


Green Light

215 followers

Sea of Fog

San Francisco • Drama, Romance

Strangers pass each other every day, unaware of what exists between them.


Green Light

149 followers

"Slut: A Documentary Film"

• Documentary

Sharing personal stories to explore how we can work toward a world that embraces female sexuality and supports victims of sexual assault.


Green Light

542 followers

To Mike

Savannah • Drama

Struggling to find her place, a recent college grad receives unprecedented encouragement from a young stranger she meets on a train.


Green Light

69 followers

Between Colors

Fullerton • Drama

A young artist unexpectedly falls in love, losing sight of her dreams of becoming a painter.


Green Light

76 followers

Ticketed

• Action, Comedy

A small town cop wishes for a little more action in her life, and action is exactly what she gets when a band of thugs come to town!


Green Light

49 followers

Warne Marsh: An Improvised Life

Los Angeles • Documentary

A son seeks to elevate his father's musical legacy while discovering the man behind the music.


Green Light

220 followers

Sleeping With Earrings On

New York • Drama, LGBT

Maggie’s marrying the woman of her dreams but will tension between her sisters ruin the day?


Green Light

162 followers

Talking to the Air: The Horses of the Last Forbidden Kingdom

Los Angeles • Adventure, Documentary

Death-defying races are the Himalayan back-drop for man’s ancient spiritual bond with the horse.


Green Light

100 followers

Headshots

Los Angeles • Action, Satire

When hitmen kidnap an aspiring actor, he must depend on the kindness of strangers who want him dead.


Green Light

280 followers

Blackwell Summers Mysteries

New York • Action, Mystery

Ladies of Blackwell Summers Detective Agency puts suckas to shame and take them lames out the game!!


Green Light

154 followers

Charlie & Poppy, A Short Film by Jennifer Potts

Manchester • Drama

A young boy cherishes his grandfather who, from a train station platform, creates magical moments.


Green Light

125 followers

Never Goin' Back

Dallas • Comedy, Teen

Dudes, drugs and an ill advised heist. Just another day in the life of two 16 year old girls.


Green Light

156 followers

Son of Somerset Files

• Sci-Fi, Transmedia

After inheriting her grandfather’s UFO research, a young woman documents her investigation.


Green Light

60 followers

Across The Tracks

Atlanta • Drama, Family

In 1960s GA, a young mixed girl decides to pass for white, a choice that follows her for many years.


Green Light

286 followers

Finding Jenn's Voice

• Documentary

Homicide is the leading cause of death during pregnancy. But no one is talking about it. Until now.


Green Light

165 followers

A New York Pair

New York • Romantic Comedy

What happens when Molly and Charles must decide between ambition and love in New York City?


Green Light

118 followers

Cross

Los Angeles • Drama, Film-Noir

A young Filipino backyard boxer enters a Mexican fight ring in the San Fernando Valley.


Green Light

247 followers

The Videoblogs

Brooklyn • Drama

A feature film about a lonely young woman who reaches out through The Screen.


Green Light

208 followers

Take A Leap: South Africa

Columbia • Other

Take A Leap web series chronicles Black American expats that live abroad.


Green Light

31 followers

Everybody Does It

• Comedy

A young woman searches for her own orgasm


Green Light

158 followers

Directed by Women

• Global Celebration

Inviting the world to fall madly in love with & wildly celebrate women filmmakers & their films.


Green Light

279 followers

Pushing Out Daisy

• Comedy, Drama


Green Light

98 followers

Dead Saturday

Huntsville • Drama, Thriller

A misled band of youths believes they found a religious loophole for releasing their inner demons.


Green Light

198 followers

Rewind: Play

Portland • Documentary

Playful exploration of adults who enjoy the simplicity of childhood revelry amidst grown-up pressure


Green Light

99 followers

Arcadia Bay

Portland • Mystery, Sci-Fi

A pair of military scientists discover they are living inside a simulation and set out to learn why.


Green Light

92 followers

Live a Little

New York • Comedy

An ambitious 9yr old must complete her bucket list since she expects to die by the end of the day.


Green Light

89 followers

CongestedCat Shorts

New York • Drama, LGBT

Character-driven, stereotype breaking short films about loss from the creators of 'Kelsey.'


Green Light

217 followers

Section II

• Film-related Business, LGBT

Netflix for Lesbians.


Green Light

186 followers

The Dreamers

Chicago • Comedy, Drama

Six young artists working and creating their way post-graduation in the city of Chicago.


Green Light

276 followers

There is a New World Somewhere

Los Angeles • Drama

A troubled woman is seduced by a stranger who takes her on a road trip through America's deep south.


Green Light

472 followers

Time Signature

Brooklyn • Sci-Fi

Danielle meets her favorite guitarist, Astra, who reveals that she is a time-traveler.


Green Light

140 followers

Sheila Scorned

Los Angeles • Satire, Shorts Program

A grindhouse short starring a quick-witted stripper who's out to get even with the men in her way.


Green Light

343 followers

Kibuki: Spirits in Zanzibar

San Francisco • Documentary, Experimental

An cross-cultural experiment in possession, trance, and the meaning of healing. A poem film.


Green Light

112 followers

Charlotte

Los Angeles • Drama

A drama about those moments of childhood that never leave us.


Green Light

236 followers

TurtleDove Films

Austin • Film-related Business

TurtleDove Films are finding their wings, help them get off the ground.


Green Light

218 followers

Panomundo

Los Angeles • Documentary

A documentary about the history of the steelpan and its influence around the world.


Green Light

71 followers

The Devil's Violinist

Los Angeles • Drama

A violinist walks the line between beauty and pain as he repays his debt to the Devil.


Green Light

59 followers

Eveningstar Cinema

Brunswick • Film-related Business

Save The Eveningstar Cinema


Green Light

296 followers

No Le Digas a Nadie (Don't Tell Anyone)

Brooklyn • Documentary

An undocumented youth fights for herself, her mother and her community to come out of the shadows.


Green Light

308 followers

Seed&Spark's Seed&Spark!

New York • Other

It's not about fundraising, it's about filmmaking! Join the movement to shape the future of film.


Green Light

331 followers

The Louise Log (Season 3)

• Comedy

She's got a high-maintenance husband and an over-active inner voice.


Green Light

243 followers

She Lights Up Well

Detroit • Comedy

A struggling actress moves home and directs a production to try and save the community theater.


Green Light

424 followers

Stories of the Unconscious

Brooklyn • Experimental

A short film of nine surreal landscapes where animals speak, statues bleed and people seek purpose.


Green Light

223 followers

Movies & Shows I Recommend

A loving father with a propensity for violence and his struggle to earn his family's trust.

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True Colours

2007

 • Short

by Barney Elliott

A short film about women, Puerto Rico, and sexuality...

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GABI

2012

 • Short

by Zoé Salicrup Junco

An Echo Park Bear discovers the dangers of hunting for love locally.

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Echo Bear

2012

 • Short

by Yolanda Cruz

What if a girl has a very private moment in a very public place?

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Downtown

2013

 • Short

by Jaclyn Gramigna

The ancient biblical story of Esther helped Jewish dissidents revolt against an oppressive regime.

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Pur

2013

 • Short

by Anat Vovnoboy

Only in going home can you grasp what is lost.

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Sombras de Azul (Shades of Blue)

2013

 • Feature

by Rasquaché Films

A struggling actress moves home and directs a production to try and save the community theater.

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She Lights Up Well

2014

 • Feature

by Joyce Wu

You'll need a taste to believe this tale.

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A Taste of Magic

2014

 • Short

by Maureen Bharoocha

A Native American fishing couple negotiate the changing waters beneath them.

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80 to 90 ft

2014

 • Short

by Jason B. Kohl

Farah tries to lose her virginity while on the 2004 campaign trail with her two best friends.

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Farah Goes Bang

2015

 • Feature

by Meera Menon

A woman from the future fights to protect her new identity from her old one.

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Movement and Location

2015

 • Feature

by Bodine Boling

Two Cousins. Both Indian. Very different.

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The FOB and I

2016

 • Series

by Meenakshi Ramamurthy

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