Ava DuVernay - Female Filmmakers - Nine for IX Series
Indie film director Ava DuVernay produces edgy stories about amazing women, such as this month's Venus VS.
By Carrie Rickey and Arianna DavisO, The Oprah Magazine
| From the July 2013 issue of O, The Oprah Magazine
Photo: Getty Images/Courtesy of ESPN Films
The Film: No Limits
The Athlete: Freediver Audrey Mestre
Her Legacy: Training under the supervision of her husband, freediver Francisco Ferreras, Mestre died while attempting to dive 561 feet—what would have been a world record—at age 28. Did her husband push her too far? This movie investigates.
Airs: July 16
Printed from Oprah.com on Saturday, March 8, 2014
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