She probably did. If the film turned out exactly how she intended it to, then in that aspect, she did an excellent job of directing it. Of course, the job that a director did with a movie is also judged whether or not people want to come and see it. And... it makes a profit at the box office. For example, with the last two criteria taken into account, M. Night Shyamalan is a great director. People went to see his movie Glass, and it turned a huge box office profit. Being that movies are considered to be a commercial enterprise, it is necessary that people both attend the movie and it makes a profit.