Five Directors Nominated by the Directors Guild for DGA Awards

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67th DGA Awards nominations

The Directors Guild of America (DGA) has announced the five directors and their directing teams that have been nominated for the 67th Annual DGA Awards. The winners will be announced on Saturday evening, February 7, 2015.

The five directors nominated are:

Wes Anderson for The Grand Budapest Hotel (Fox Searchlight)

with

Unit Production Manager: Miki Emmrich
First Assistant Director: Josh Robertson
Second Assistant Director: Ben Howard

Clint Eastwood for American Sniper (Warner Bros.)

with

Unit Production Manager: Tim Moore
First Assistant Director: David M. Bernstein
Second Assistant Director: Paula Case
Second Second Assistant Director: Clark Credle
First Assistant Director (Morocco Unit): Ahmed Hatimi
Second Assistant Director (Morocco Unit): Yann Mari Faget
Second Second Assistant Directors (Morocco Unit): Andrew Madden, Khalil Zghayou

Alejandro G. Iñárritu for Birdman (Fox Searchlight)

with

Unit Production Managers: James W. Skotchdopole, Robert Graf
First Assistant Director: Peter Kohn
Second Assistant Director: Amy Lauritsen
Second Second Assistant Director: Catherine Feeny
Location Manager: Joaquin Prange

Richard Linklater for Boyhood (IFC Films)

with

Unit Production Manager: Cathleen Sutherland
First Assistant Director: Vince Palmo Jr.
Second Assistant Directors: Susana Jasso, Kathleen Tull
Second Second Assistant Directors: Mary Beth Chambers, Brian Franklin

and

Morton Tyldum for  The Imitation Game (The Weinstein Company)

with 

Production Manager: Suzie Shearer
First Assistant Director: Phil Booth
Second Assistant Director: James Manning

Anderson, Linklater and Tyldum have never received a previous DGA nomination while this is Eastwood’s fourth and Iñárritu’s third.