The nominees have been announced for the first Gucci Award for Women in Cinema.
Caroline Champetier, director of photography of Of Gods and Men; Jessica Chastain, actress in The Tree of Life; Federica Pontremoli, screenwriter for Habemus Papam; Nansun Shi, producer of Detective Dee and the Mystery of the Phantom Flame; and Athina Tsangari, director and producer of Attenberg have all been recognised for their outstanding work in the past year.
Gucci creative director Frida Giannini will consider the finalists along with her fellow judges including actors Robin Wright, Valeria Golino and James Franco. The inaugural award will be presented at the 68th Venice International Film Festival.
Obs: While reading this at Vogue website, I noticed another article featuring Jessica back when she was promoting Tree of Life in Cannes. Check it.