Awards & Winners

Ava DuVernay

Date of Birth 24-August-1972
Place of Birth Long Beach
(Los Angeles County, California, United States of America, Area code 562)
Nationality United States of America
Also know as Ava Marie DuVernay
Profession Film director, Publicist, Screenwriter, Film Producer, Filmmaker, Television Director, Television producer
Ava Marie DuVernay is an American filmmaker, marketer and film distributor. At the 2012 Sundance Film Festival, DuVernay became the first African-American woman to win the Best Director Prize for her second feature film Middle of Nowhere.

Awards by Ava DuVernay

Check all the awards nominated and won by Ava DuVernay.


Independent Spirit John Cassavetes Award
Honored for : Middle of Nowhere

Nominations 2013 »

Award Nominated Nominated Work
Independent Spirit John Cassavetes Award Middle of Nowhere


Nominations 2012 »

Award Nominated Nominated Work
Gotham Independent Film Award for Best Feature Film Middle of Nowhere