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Awards Night Ceremony - 2012 Sundance Film Festival

‘Selma,’ director Ava DuVernay delivered a keynote speech at the 2015 SXSW Music, Film and Interactive Festival, during her speech she got a chance to discuss her Oscar experience  when she went to the 87th Academy Awards ceremony recently. Although Ava’s film was shut out by the academy’s voting pane for directing and acting, ‘Variety,’ is reporting she admitted when she attended the event, she wasn’t fazed by being there.

By, Jillian Bowe, Blackamericaweb.com

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#Selma50: Historic Photos From The Selma to Montgomery March
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