Eight Stories in Honor of International Women's Day
For International Women's Day, a round-up of Pacific Standard stories on women who embody the definition of female empowerment.
Ava DuVernay’s Activism Takes a Step Forward in the Awards Campaign for ‘13th’
In a new conversation with Oprah Winfrey on Netflix, the director of Selma shares six insights about activist documentary filmmaking.
Cinematic Justice: The PS Interview With Ava DuVernay
Ava DuVernay took an unconventional road from indie upstart to Hollywood powerhouse—aiming not only to change Hollywood but the culture at large.