I just want to talk about female directors as well: Gina Prince-Bythewood, Amma Asante — we have to celebrate these women. [Selma] is about embracing the vote, utilizing the vote. Support these women, vote for them at the box office
David Oyelowo accepting the NAACP IMAGE Award for Best Actor for Selma
David Oyelowo directed by women filmography
Circles dir.Sonia Castang - 2001 Tomorrow La Scala! dir. Francesca Joseph - 2002 Shoot the Messenger dir.
Ngozi Onwurah - 2006 Rage dir. Sally Potter - 2009 96 Minutes dir. Aimee Lagos - 2011 Middle of Nowhere dir. Ava DuVernay - 2012 Selma dir. Ava DuVernay - 2014 9 Kisses dir. Elaine Constantine - 2014 Five Nights in Main dir. Maris Curran - 2015 Nina dir. Cynthia Mort - 2015 Queen of Katwe dir. Mira Nair - 2016 A United Kingdom dir. Amma Asante - 2016 Untitled Hurricane Katrina Project dir. Ava DuVernay - ????