‘Boyhood’ Gets Richard Linklater Nominated for the 2015 Directors Guild Award [WATCH VIDEO]

By Ambika Thakur | 3 years ago
‘Boyhood’ Gets Richard Linklater Nominated for the 2015 Directors Guild Award [WATCH VIDEO]
Matt Damon, Clint Eastwood y Bryce Dallas Howard en el Festival de Cine de Nueva York 2010./Raffi Asdourian

According to its official site, five nominees for Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Feature Film for 2014 has been announced by the Directors Guild of America. Read on for further details of this event.

The Directors Guild of America announced the news on social media.

The nominees include: Wes Anderson for “The Grand Budapest Hotel,” Clint Eastwood for “American Sniper, ” Alejandro G. Inarritu for “Birdman, ” Richard Linklater for “Boyhood” and Morton Tyldum for “The Imitation Game.” Golden Globe winner Richard Linklater is among the five Directors Guild Award nominees for his film “Boyhood.”

Directors who are snubbed by the guild include: Ava DuVernay for “Selma” and Angelina Jolie for “Unbroken,”  David Fincher “Gone Girl,” Bennett Miller “Foxcatcher,” and Christopher Nolan “Interstellar.” The winner will be revealed at the 67th Annual DGA Awards Dinner on Feb. 7, 2015 and will hosted by actress Jane Lynch.

Click HERE to see the entire list of nominees.

The noteworthy fact is that about 85 percent of the DGA nominees have gone on to be nominated for Oscars along with their films. The same number of winners have gone on to win the Oscar. For more info, visit www.dga.org.

And that’s it for the DGA Award for Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Feature Film for 2014 nominations update. For more details coming up about the event, stay tuned here on  Movie News Guide (MNG).

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Photo Source: Wikimedia Commons/ Raffi Asdourian

 

 

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