Ava DuVernay

The history making director talks with Jazmine Hughes.

Jazmine Huges, associate editor of The New York Times Magazine, hosts a conversation with acclaimed director Ava DuVernay about her take on “A Wrinkle In Time”.

Watch this exciting conversation with Ava DuVernay, Oscar and Golden Globe-nominated director, producer and screenwriter, as she discusses her 2018 adaptation of “A Wrinkle in Time”. Based on Madeleine L’Engle’s novel, it’s the story of a young girl who learns to bend the rules of time and space on a quest to save her astrophysicist father from captivity in another dimension. A formidable force in the fight for female voices and intersectionality in film and beyond, DuVernay was the first African American women to be nominated for best director at the Academy Awards, and is the first woman of color to direct a film with a budget of over $100 million.