Paul Feig To Shepherd AFI Directing Workshop For Women As Participants Set

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The AFI Conservatory Directing Workshop for Women has deemed filmmaker Paul Feig the 2017 Distinguished Artist, as well as chosen its participants for the 2017-2018 filmmaker training program, which seeks to increase the number of women working as directors and showrunners. Beth de Araújo, Georgia Fu, Milena Govich, Tiffany Johnson, Katrelle Kindred, Nancy Mejía, Gandja Monteiro and Lorraine Nicholson (see full bios here) comprise the class of 2018, who will embark on a…