Ava DuVernay’s Miu Miu short ‘The Door’ with Gabrielle Union

In this Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2012 photo, Ava DuVernay, writer/director of the film "Middle of Nowhere," poses for a portrait in Los Angeles. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP)

By// Mariah Craddick

Award-winning film director Ava DuVernay was tapped by Italian fashion brand Miu Miu to shoot a short film as a part of Miu Miu’s Tales short series, according to Women’s Wear Daily. Gabrielle Union, Alfre Woodard, Emayatzy Corinealdi, Adepero Oduye and Goapele are all featured in the nine-minute short.

Read a full description of the film here.