The jury consists of Gucci’s creative director, Frida Giannini, actress Zoë Saldana, director and screenwriter Paolo Sorrentino, dean of NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts Mary Schmidt Campbell and film journalist and curator Giulia D’Agnolo Vallan.
The nominees are:
Colleen Atwood – Costume Designer for Snow White and the Hunstmen
Nadine Labaki – Director/Writer of Where Do We Go Now?
Brit Marling – Actress and co-writer of Another Earth
Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy – Director of Saving Face
Thelma Schoonmaker – Editor of Hugo
The winner will be announced on August 31st.
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