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COLUMN — The Impact of Ava DuVernay
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COLUMN — The Impact of Ava DuVernay

By Chantè Russell, Culture Staff Writer Posted 3:35 PM EST, Tues., Oct. 4, 2016 Ava DuVernay has been nominated for two Academy Awards and four Golden Globes. At the 2012 Sundance Film Festival, DuVernay won the Best Director Prize for her film, “Middle of Nowhere” Since then, DuVernay’s work has been extremely successful. “Selma,” “Scandal,” “Queen Sugar” and even…