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Ava DuVernay

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Ava DuVernay On Her Journey To Become The First Black Woman To Direct An Oscar Nominated Film | TIME

 

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How Ava DuVernay Went From Hollywood Publicist To Filmmaker | SeeHer Story | PeopleTV

 

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Snoop Dogg, Ava Duvernay & More On Nipsey Hussle’s Legacy & Philanthropy | BET Awards 2019

 

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A SIP with Ava DuVernay

 

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Ava DuVernay on How She Changed Her Career Later in Life | ESSENCE

 

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Be like this Queen! 👑 https://t.co/wWdND6WlI8

 

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Flowers are beautiful. You know what else is beautiful? Black lives. https://t.co/sktmoIlvo4

 

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The pause after Mayor Pete finished them off is a thing of beauty. https://t.co/iY7kl8cEJC

Ava Marie DuVernay is an American film director, producer, screenwriter, film marketer, and film distributor. DuVernay won the directing award in the U.S. dramatic competition at the 2012 Sundance Film Festival for her second feature film Middle of Nowhere, becoming the first African-American woman to win the award. For her work on Selma (2014), DuVernay was the first black female director to be nominated for a Golden Globe Award. With Selma, she was also the first black female director to have her film nominated for the Academy Award for Best Picture. In 2017, she was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Documentary Feature for her film 13th (2016).
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