Directors Guild Awards 2022 Nominations Announced

The Directors Guild of America have announced the nominees for their 74th annual awards ceremony. The guild, a strong predictor of Oscar success historically, missing the eventual Best Director winner only eight times in 73 years, also handed out noms for its First-Time Feature Film category. Nominees there include Lin-Manuel Miranda for Tick, Tick…Boom!, Maggie Gyllenhaal … Continue reading Directors Guild Awards 2022 Nominations Announced

2020 Directors Guild Awards Winners

The 72nd annual Directors Guild of America Awards were handed out Saturday night, and 1917's Sam Mendes took home the top honor of best feature film. Mendes was up against Parasite's Bong Joon Ho, The Irishman's Martin Scorsese, Once Upon a Time in Hollywood's Quentin Tarantino and Jojo Rabbit's Taika Waititi — all of whom Mendes shouted out in his … Continue reading 2020 Directors Guild Awards Winners

Announced: 2020 Directors Guild Awards Nominees

The Directors Guild of America have unveiled their nominees for the 72nd annual DGA Awards. Vying for the Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Feature Film prize are Bong Joon Ho (Parasite), Sam Mendes (1917), Quentin Tarantino (Once Upon a Time in Hollywood), Martin Scorsese (The Irishman) and Taika Waititi (Jojo Rabbit). Notable absences include other Oscar … Continue reading Announced: 2020 Directors Guild Awards Nominees

Winners: The 71st Directors Guild of America Awards

Last night the DGA, the Directors Guild of America, handed out the awards during their 71st ceremony. Interesting fact: in all those years, only seven times has a director won top honors at the DGA's and NOT gone on to win Best Director at the Academy Awards. Something to keep in mind when filling out … Continue reading Winners: The 71st Directors Guild of America Awards

2019 Directors Guild Awards Nominees

The Directors Guild of America recently announced their nominees for their annual DGA awards. The DGA's are yet another high-profile stop on the road to the Academy Awards on February 24th. The categories here include film, television and commercials; however, for the sake of this blog, I have chosen to include only the feature film … Continue reading 2019 Directors Guild Awards Nominees