Quotes by Ava DuVernay

About Ava DuVernay:

Ava Marie DuVernay is an American director, screenwriter, film marketer, and film distributor. At the 2012 Sundance Film Festival, DuVernay won the Best Director Prize for her second feature film Middle of Nowhere, becoming the first African-American woman to win the award. For her work in Selma, DuVernay is the first black female director to be nominated for a Golden Globe Award. With Selma, she is also the first black female director to have their film nominated for the Academy Award for Best Picture.

Author Bio

  • NameAva DuVernay
  • DescriptionAmerican film director
  • BornAugust 24, 1972
  • CountryUnited States Of America
  • ProfessionFilm Director; Writer; Screenwriter