The Directors Guild of America held their 69th annual awards on Saturday, February 4, honoring achievements in directorial work in film and television. All five of the feature film nominees this year were first-time nominees, and La La Land‘s Damien Chazelle ultimately emerged with the trophy. On the TV side, HBO came up big, winning awards in the Dramatic Series , Comedy Series, and Television Movie or Mini-Series. Read on for the full list of winners.
Damien ChazelleLa La Land
Kenneth LonerganManchester by the Sea
Kelly Fremon CraigThe Edge of Seventeen
Nate ParkerThe Birth of a Nation
Dan Trachtenberg10 Cloverfield Lane
The Duffer Brothers, “Chapter One: The Vanishing of Will Byers”Stranger Things: Season 1
Ryan Murphy, “From the Ashes of Tragedy”The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story: The People v. O.J. Simpson
Jonathan Nolan, “The Original”Westworld: Season 1
John Singleton, “The Race Card”The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story: The People v. O.J. Simpson
Miguel Sapochnik, “The Battle of the Bastards”Game of Thrones: Season 6
Alec Berg, “Daily Active Users”Silicon Valley: Season 3
Donald Glover, “B.A.N.”Atlanta: Season 1
Mike Judge, “Founder Friendly”Silicon Valley: Season 3
Becky Martin, “Inauguration”Veep: Season 5
Dale Stern, “Mother”Veep: Season 5
Raymond De FelittaMadoff: Season 1
Thomas Kail (Directed), Alex Rudzinski (Live Television Direction)Grease: Live!
Kenny Leon (Directed),Alex Rudzinski (Live Television Direction)Hairspray Live!
Jay RoachAll the Way
Steven ZaillianThe Night Of: Miniseries