13 Empowering Netflix Movies For Your International Women's Day Marathon

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International Women's Day is all about recognizing the achievements of women and it's been doing so for more than a century, ever since the day of appreciation was created back in 1908. In turbulent times, the yearly reminder can feel incredibly necessary and comforting. It's a day to be positive and celebrate women all over the world for all their triumphs, big or small. This year IWD falls on March 8, and what better way to celebrate than heading over to Netflix to browse the numerous women-friendly films available there? It's way to unwind and enjoy women in film all at once. And these 13 empowering Netflix movies for your International Women's Day marathon are a perfect way to pass the day.

Netflix has all kinds of super specific categories so you can find something exactly to your liking; there aren't only documentaries and comedies and dramas, but Women Who Rule The Screen and Quirky TV Shows Featuring A Strong Female Lead – just to name a couple of options on display. You can celebrate IWD with something serious and thought-provoking, or something light and happy designed to distract you. Whatever it is you're looking for, Netflix has got you covered. The possibilities are endless.