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'Struggles of Girlhood' Movies

Society tends to focus more on boys' transition into manhood; after all, where's the 90s band 'Girls 2 Women'? This modern collection of movies explores young women maturing under hardship, love, and the hands of caring mentors.

'Put Away Childish Things': Indie Comings-of-Age

Modern independent dramas portraying the tumultuous transitions of adolescents into slightly older adolescents. Make sure to check out 'I Believe in Unicorns' for a great new film from director Leah Meyerhoff, depicting an imaginative teenage girl's attempt to grapple with the premature onset of adulthood's responsibilities.

Modern Coming-of-Age Foreign Dramas

French, Syrian, Chinese, or American - the trials of finding one's place in the world are much the same. Enjoy this collection of the very best modern coming-of-age dramas from across the globe.

'Welcome to Womanhood': Girls' Coming-of-Age Drama

The greatest modern coming-of-age dramas focusing on the transition from girl to woman. Perfect viewing for the expectant teen or reminiscent woman!

'World's Oldest Profession': Prostitution Cinematic

As this collection of hard-hitting dramas attest to, the world's oldest profession sure isn't the easiest. Make sure to give 'Lilya 4-Ever' a watch for a harrowing Swedish coming-of-age story about 16 year old Estonian girl Lilya's descent into prostitution.

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