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    Oscars 2015: Directors Guild of America Set to Offer More Questions to a Wide Open Race

    We are in the beginning moments of the final stretch of the Oscar season.  The final voting...

  • Article
    Directors Guild of America Preview – Who Will the DGA Choose?

    The Directors Guild of America will announce their nominees tomorrow, adding even more questions to the mix....

  • News
    Jane Lynch Returning to Host 67th Annual DGA Awards

    Los Angeles – Directors Guild of America President Paris Barclay today announced that actor Jane Lynch will...

  • Academy Idol
    Awards Circuit Power Hour Episode 82: DGA-Oscars Link, Sundance Winners, Academy Idol Top 6 Results

    Welcome to another edition of the Awards Circuit Power Hour, our weekly podcast diving deep into all things...

  • Article
    Director’s Split – Is Cuarón DGA Win the Sign for ‘Gravity’ in Best Picture?

    The Directors Guild of America weighed in last night choosing their favorite directors in film and television....

  • News
    Directors Guild of America Winners – Cuarón Wins for ‘Gravity’

    Being announced.  The Directors Guild of America may not necessarily clear things up rather than solidify Alfonso...

  • News
    DGA Nominees for Documentary Feature Revealed

    Read the Press Release.  Is this our Documentary Feature five? LOS ANGELES –Directors Guild of America President Paris...

  • News
    Directors Guild of America Announces TV, Commercials Nominees for 2013

    MOVIES FOR TELEVISION AND MINI-SERIES The nominees for the Directors Guild of America Award for Outstanding Directorial...

  • News
    Directors of Guild of America Nominations

    Alfonso Cuaron – Gravity Paul Greengrass – Captain Phillips Steve McQueen – 12 Years a Slave David...

  • Editor
    Directors Guild of America Predictions

    Quick Predictions. They announce tomorrow. Get ready for a surprise or two. Maybe none, who knows? Steve...

  • News
    Shonda Rhimes and Betsy Beers to Receive DGA Diversity Award at 66th Annual DGA Awards

    Read the Press Release: Los Angeles – The Directors Guild of America today announced that it will honor...

  • Around the Circuit
    Around the Circuit: February 2nd – February 8th

    Link(s) of the week: When an Oscar race seems all but sewn up for a film you aren’t necessarily rooting for, there comes a time where you must accept it, make peace with it, and move forward with your predictions. That’s exactly what The Film Experience’s Nathaniel Rogers did this week following...

  • News
    Ben Affleck takes the Directors Guild of America

    It looks like it’s really happening.  Ben Affleck took home the Directors Guild of America last night for his work on Argo.   With Argo taking the DGA, PGA, SAG, Golden Globe, and Critics Choice, it’s the most rewarded film of the year. Some other cool, and probably overlooked winners.  Lena Dunham...

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    Directors Guild of America Winners – To Be Announced

    They are starting around 8 p.m. Pacific Time.  Have a theory about who is going to win?  Put it down in the comment section. I’m calling Ben Affleck with Steven Spielberg as the spoiler. 

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    Directors Guild of America Predictions – Is ‘Argo’ on Top?

    The Directors Guild of America will be announcing their winners later today.  The big question is Ben Affleck and Argo making the uphill climb to win Best Picture on Oscar night.  While, I’m not totally convinced yet, I do believe it is very much in the running with Lincoln. A lot of...

  • Article
    The Unprecedented Nature of ‘Argo’

    I was speaking with some of my writers recently about who and what could be winning Best Picture and the subject came up about Argo.  With Argo winning Best Picture and Director at the Critics Choice Movie Awards and Golden Globes, Ben Affleck’s film is in a position to make unprecedented history...

  • News
    Directors Guild Nominees Reactions

    Below are some of the reactions from our nominated directors from the guild earlier today. “I am proud and humbled to be receiving this nomination from my guild. It means so much to be recognized by my peers and I am truly grateful for this honor. Life of Pi was a true...

  • News
    DGA Nominees Announced!

    The nominees are: Ben Affleck – Argo Kathryn Bigelow – Zero Dark Thirty Tom Hooper – Les Miserables Ang Lee – Life of Pi Steven Spielberg – Lincoln Read the Full Press Release Down Below:

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    Directors Guild of America Predictions

    The Directors Guild of America will be announcing their nominees tomorrow.  I’m including my predictions down below.  Last year, the wrench thrown in the works was David Fincher for The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo.  Perhaps we get another curveball tomorrow but I’m anticipating we’re going get answers we already knew like the...

  • News
    Kelsey Grammer to Host the 65th Annual DGA Awards

    On Saturday, February 2, 2013, the Directors Guild of America will present their 65th annual awards for achievements in feature film, television, commercials, and documentaries. They have once again appointed Frasier star Kelsey Grammer the task of hosting the ceremony (he had the job last year as well). Have a look at the...

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    NYFF: The 50th New York Film Festival gets underway!

    The next big film festival of the year has started in the Big Apple ladies and gents, and I’m proud to be covering it for The Awards Circuit alongside our fearless leader Clayton. The high-profile titles begin screening next week, but there’s already things being shown at P & I (Press and...

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    Why is Nobody Talking About Sean Penn?

    Is there any question left that Sean Penn is the finest actor of his generation? Can there be any further doubt that Penn stands alongside Marlon Brando, Jack Nicholson, Dustin Hoffman, early Al Pacino and early Robert de Niro as one of the screens greatest actors?

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    TIFF Golden Moments Part 3

    As described in the superb nd telling book, The Men Who Would Be King the excellent story of Dreamworks and the inner power struggles, the studio brought American Beauty (1999) to the festival with little or no hope for the film. It seemed destined for a straight to DVD release, despite the...

  • News
    Michel Hazanavicius wins DGA Award!

    If you still weren’t willing to call the Oscar for “The Artist,” you should now.  Not sure if this will necessarily translate to an automatic Directing win for the French director but the film is signed, sealed, and delivered for Oscar gold.  Here’s the press release: LOS ANGELES —The winners of the Directors...

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    Directors Guild of America Predictions

    The Nominees Are: Michel Hazanavicius – “The Artist” Alexander Payne – “The Descendants” David Fincher – “The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo” Martin Scorsese – “Hugo” Woody Allen – “Midnight in Paris” Prediction: Michel Hazanavicius for “The Artist” Alternate: Martin Scorsese for “Hugo”