Ava DuVernay

Ava DuVernay

Why being on an Ava DuVernay film set is so different from anything else in Hollywood

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    Guess which male actor has worked with the most female directors?

  • Life

    The true story of the lawyer involved in New York’s most heartbreaking crime

  • Life

    Ava DuVernay just summed up the big problem with Netflix and the Oscars

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  • Life

    The heartbreaking story of the Nineties true crime that gripped New York

    The rape of a jogger and the wrongful conviction of a group of teenage boys was the most talked-about crime of the Nineties

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  • Life

    This filmmaker just summed up why there aren’t enough female directors in Hollywood

    Yet again, there were no women nominated for Best Director at the Oscars

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  • Life

    Why Roald Dahl fans are obsessed with this Charlie and the Chocolate Factory artwork

    It's going viral for a very important reason.

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  • People

    Ava DuVernay’s powerful message for women dealing with rejection

    The director addressed those who didn’t make the cut for this year’s Sundance film festival, but her words will ring true for every woman.

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  • People

    Ava DuVernay’s new Netflix documentary sounds royally, royally good

    And yes, that’s a pun.

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  • People

    Ava DuVernay’s new Netflix series reminds us that Trump’s racism is nothing new

    In 1989, five young men of colour were wrongfully convicted of rape – and Trump whipped up animosity against them.

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  • People

    Ava DuVernay has just made history for black women everywhere

    “Can’t wait for more sisters to be in here too.”

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  • Visible Women

    These are the 25 female directors Ava DuVernay wants you to know about

    Welcome to your go-to guide of some of the most impressive female directors in the world right now

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  • Life

    Cannes film festival announces a female-majority jury

    From Kristen Stewart to Ava DuVernay.

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    Oprah Winfrey and Reese Witherspoon on the importance of feminist storytelling

    “For too long the idea of what a hero looks like has been one thing and that’s over.”

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