Ava DuVernay spotlighting young female filmmakers with ‘New Realities’ project

Ava DuVernay never imagined she’d become a successful filmmaker. The 48-year-old director is supporting a group of young, international filmmakers as part of a series called “New Realities,” and DuVernay has admitted that for a long time, she had “no concept that a black woman could be a director.” DuVernay — who is, perhaps, best […]