Directors Guild Award

  • Ben Affleck's 'Argo' wins Directors Guild top honour February 3, 2013

    Los Angeles: Ben Affleck has won the top film honor from the Directors Guild of America for his CIA thriller 'Argo,' further sealing its status as best-picture front-runner at the Academy Awards. Saturday's prize also normally would make Affleck a near shoo-in to win best-director at the Feb. 24 Oscars,...
  • Slumdog Millionaire wins Art Directors Guild Award February 19, 2009

    New York: After winning top honours at the Golden Globes and BAFTA, Oscar favourite Slumdog Millionaire has won an award at the Art Directors Guild Awards. Danny Boyle's movie was named the Best Contemporary Film at the black-tie ceremony held at Beverly Hills on Saturday. Last month the heart-warming tale of...
  • Slumdog Millionaire receives Directors Guild Awards February 19, 2009

    London: Irish-British filmmaker Danny Boyle's underdog drama Slumdog Millionaire has bagged the Directors Guild of America (DGA) award for Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Feature Film. The DGA is tipped as a barometer for the Academy Award for Best Director and only six times since the DGA awards began in 1948 has...