Life is full of surprises—could be bad or could be good. It all depends on a person’s perspective and what they deem to be a delight and a disaster. For instance, motherhood. A topic that frightened you to the core and wished to never think or speak of until you were in your 30′s, maybe not even then. Marriage was another thing that wasn’t at the top of your to do list yet it was the first thing you checked off.
It was more of a spur-of-a-moment thing that took half an hour drive to city hall after deciding to do so the night before and just like that you were married to Yoongi. No glitz or glamour, just the two of you in casual clothing and afterwards eating takeout and buying two slices of cake from the grocery store. Married life was no different than when the two of you were dating until the world turned upside down.
Ava DuVernay has dominated the press for her incredible work on Selma… but this by no means makes her the first black female director worthy of award nominations. Yohana Desta has compiled a list of 7 great filmmakers who have also had the opportunity to make award-worthy films.