Ava Duvernay is all set to direct this Netflix original! Tap to know more.
By Riddhika Chakrabarti
Ava Duvernay is a very famous and appreciated American filmmaker. She has been a part of many beautiful films including Selma of 2014, 13th of 2016 When they see us of 2019, Middle of Nowhere of 2012, and so on! She also received the directing award in the USA for her film Middle of Nowhere and she was the first black woman to be honoured with that award. She was nominated for different awards for her films 13th and Selma. She also was included in the Times 100 list of the most influential people in the world.
Now Ava Duvernay will be coming up with a new film exclusively on Netflix called Caste-based on the American Journalist Isabel Wilkerson's novel "Caste: The lies that divide us". The story will focus on the dominant problems of the caste system and the problems in society due to its existence. It will also highlight how America has been defined by the hierarchy of human divisions. She will produce this film in collaboration with Array Filmworks.
No dates or any other information of importance has come to light as of yet but this film will surely make its way to the Oscars.
Stay tuned for more updates!