The DGA nominations have been announced!
The Directors Guild of America nominations are about as close to a reliable Oscar precursor as you’re going to get during the awards season so this is very good news for everyone who was nominated. It’s also good news for those of us who were worried that the Borat momentum couldn’t be stopped.
Lee Isaac Chung – “Minari”
Emerald Fennell – “Promising Young Woman”
David Fincher – “Mank”
Aaron Sorkin – “The Trial of the Chicago 7”
Chloe Zhao – “Nomadland”
DGA Nominees For First-Time Feature:
Radha Blank (“The Forty-Year-Old Version”)
Fernando Frías de la Parra (“I’m No Longer Here”)
Regina King (“One Night in Miami”)
Darius Marder (“Sound of Metal”)
Florian Zeller (“The Father”)