DGA Nominees!

Ben Affleck, Argo Steven Spielberg, Lincoln Kathryn Bigelow, Zero Dark Thirty Ang Lee, Life of Pi Tom Hooper, Les Miserables
Posted On 08 Jan 2013

Follow the Yellow Brick Road: The DGA Announces Nominees Tuesday

The Oscars are the Land of Oz, complete with illusionary finery and the jarringly ordinary old man behind the curtain. The Yellow Brick Road gets us there. All of the characters and traumas along the way are all part of this crazy season. Winners and losers, all in the name of...
Posted On 07 Jan 2013

Directors Guild Preview and Contest

For the first time in probably their entire history, the DGA will announce their five nominees after the Oscar ballots have been turned in. That means that they can’t be counted to on as a “true north” this time.  Some people don’t think they ever were but...
Posted On 28 Dec 2012

The State of the Race – And There Was No DGA

For the first time in Oscar/DGA history (as far as I know) I’m not entirely sure beyond a reasonable doubt that the DGA has always announced before the Oscar nomination ballots are due but I know for the past ten years they certainly haven’t.  In moving their dates...
Posted On 04 Oct 2012

DGA Contest Winners, and Dragon Tattoo Opening Credit Sequence

Thanks to HE for posting this — at last, online: And here are the winners of the DGA prediction contest. All of them got the all five directors correctly! After the jump.
Posted On 11 Jan 2012