The BEST episodes of Homemade

Every episode of Homemade ever, ranked from best to worst by thousands of votes from fans of the show. The best episodes of Homemade!

Acclaimed filmmakers from around the world channel their creativity during COVID-19 isolation with this diverse, genre-spanning collection of short films.

Last Updated: 11/2/2023Network: NetflixStatus: Ended
Pablo Larraín
27 votes

#1 - Pablo Larraín

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired 6/30/2020

A man, who lives in a nursing home, video conferences a former girlfriend from decades ago and professes his never-ending love for her.

Directors: Pablo Larraín
Watch Now:Apple TV
Paolo Sorrentino
27 votes

#2 - Paolo Sorrentino

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired 6/30/2020

In Rome, two lonely figures meet, flirt and ponder a lifetime of social distancing. But can romance survive when they butt little plastic heads?

Directors: Paolo Sorrentino
Watch Now:Apple TV
Ana Lily Amirpour
10 votes

#3 - Ana Lily Amirpour

Season 1 - Episode 17 - Aired 6/30/2020

One woman's seemingly serene bike ride highlights a hauntingly deserted but eerily captivating Los Angeles during the 2020 lockdown.

Rachel Morrison
23 votes

#4 - Rachel Morrison

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired 6/30/2020

A filmmaker composes a loving, lyrical tone poem to her son and hopes that he'll remember the everyday magic of being 5 during an extraordinary time.

Directors: Rachel Morrison
Watch Now:AmazonApple TV
Sebastian Schipper
14 votes

#5 - Sebastian Schipper

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired 6/30/2020

A man dealing with the day-to-day monotony of life in lockdown finds unexpected company in this short film that was shot solo over a single weekend.

Ladj Ly
30 votes

#6 - Ladj Ly

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired 6/30/2020

Buzz sends his drone over Montfermeil and captures the contrasts brought about by the lockdown, in a nod to the director's 2019 film "Les Misérables."

Directors: Ladj Ly
Watch Now:Apple TV
David Mackenzie
12 votes

#7 - David Mackenzie

Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired 6/30/2020

Snapshots of a Glasgow teen's life under lockdown seize on the tedium and strangeness, flights of imagination, and fleeting moments of connection.

Directors: David Mackenzie
Watch Now:Amazon
Sebastián Lelio
9 votes

#8 - Sebastián Lelio

Season 1 - Episode 16 - Aired 6/30/2020

A woman sings about surviving life in quarantine as she cleans, dances and muses about how the pandemic affects humanity.

Directors: Sebastián Lelio
Johnny Ma
9 votes

#9 - Johnny Ma

Season 1 - Episode 13 - Aired 6/30/2020

A man shares a glimpse of life during isolation in Mexico and makes dumplings in a heartfelt video letter to his mom, who might never watch it.

Directors: Johnny Ma
Writer: Johnny Ma
Watch Now:Amazon
Kristen Stewart
15 votes

#10 - Kristen Stewart

Season 1 - Episode 14 - Aired 6/30/2020

Stuck at home. Suffering from insomnia. Taunted by crickets. In an exhausted haze between waking and sleep, a young woman tries to turn off her brain.

Directors: Kristen Stewart
Watch Now:Amazon
Maggie Gyllenhaal
12 votes

#11 - Maggie Gyllenhaal

Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired 6/30/2020

As a mysterious virus attacks the solar system, one man attempting to survive in solitude struggles to maintain the simple comforts he once knew.

Watch Now:Apple TV
Gurinder Chadha
11 votes

#12 - Gurinder Chadha

Season 1 - Episode 15 - Aired 6/30/2020

In a loving look at her family's life in lockdown, the director uses the unexpected gift of time to connect with her kids and grieve for loved ones lost.

Directors: Gurinder Chadha
Natalia Beristain
15 votes

#13 - Natalia Beristain

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired 6/30/2020

A young, determined child in isolation tries everything she can to keep herself entertained and occupied at her home.

Watch Now:Apple TV
Antonio Campos
10 votes

#14 - Antonio Campos

Season 1 - Episode 12 - Aired 6/30/2020

Two sequestered women's sensible caution spikes into full-blown fear after their daughter discovers a mysterious, unconscious stranger at the shore.

Directors: Antonio Campos
Watch Now:Amazon
Rungano Nyoni
16 votes

#15 - Rungano Nyoni

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired 6/30/2020

Candid images — and even more candid text messages — capture a couple's crumbling relationship and humorous attempts at connection during lockdown.

Directors: Rungano Nyoni
Watch Now:Apple TV
Naomi Kawase
15 votes

#16 - Naomi Kawase

Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired 6/30/2020

During Japan's state of emergency, the pandemic spurs a boy to contemplate human life on Earth in an impressionistic film shot in Nara.

Directors: Naomi Kawase
Watch Now:Apple TV
Nadine Labaki and Khaled Mouzanar
10 votes

#17 - Nadine Labaki and Khaled Mouzanar

Season 1 - Episode 11 - Aired 6/30/2020

Trapped in a room together with her toy unicorn, little Mayroun conjures up an imaginary world that gets scarier by the minute.