Lynn Shelton Is The Next Great American Director

Can you believe that only two American women have ever been nominated for an Academy Award in the Best Director category? Two. Awards are too often lazily used as some sort of actual shorthand barometer of quality and consensus—Jesus, people, Crash won, which should have eliminated that notion forever—but still: Two?… » 6/12/12 3:15pm 6/12/12 3:15pm