By Melissa Silverstein | Women and Hollywood October 19, 2012 at 9:44AM
I was in LA yesterday and already had a meeting set up with Ava DuVernay to just say hi in between her press appearances. I was able to chat with her a couple of hours after her two Gotham award nominations. Her film Middle of Nowhere received two nominations as did Beast of the Southern Wild, Bernie and Moonnrise Kingdom - all others directed by men.
Here's our conversation