Saturday, November 18, 2017

DGA

Tuesday, Nov. 14, 2017

Ethnic and gender diversity among episodic television directors continued to increase this past season, the Directors Guild of America reported today, with the percentage of episodes directed by ethnic minorities rising by 3 percentage points to a record 22% of all episodes, while the percentage

Tuesday, Nov. 7, 2017
The Directors Guild of America today announced that the National Board of Directors has approved a tentative new national commercial contract to be sent to the membership for ratification.
Wednesday, Sep. 27, 2017

The pipeline of new episodic television directors grew larger than ever before and became markedly more inclusive in the 2016/17 television season – with the percentage of ethnic minority first-time TV directors more than doubling since 2009/10 and the percentage of women nearly tripling – accord

Saturday, Jun. 24, 2017

Director Thomas Schlamme was elected President of the Directors Guild of America by acclamation by the delegates at the Guild’s National Biennial Convention held today at DGA National Headquarters in Los Angeles.

Wednesday, May. 17, 2017

SHOOT Magazine, the leading publication for commercial and entertainment motion picture production, today announced the panels and speakers for the SHOOT 2017 DIRECTORS/PRODUCERS Forum.  The Forum will take place at the DGA Theatr

Monday, May. 8, 2017

Directors Guild of America President Paris Barclay today announced that longtime Guild executive Russell Hollander has succeeded Jay D. Roth as National Executive Director.

Monday, Feb. 6, 2017

Directors Guild of America President Paris Barclay and National Executive Director Jay D. Roth today announced that the Guild’s National Board, at a meeting on Sunday, February 5, unanimously selected longtime Associate National Executive Director Russell Hollander to succeed Jay D.

Wednesday, Aug. 17, 2016

Building on its efforts to analyze and bring awareness to the critical role that a “first break” plays in increasing diversity, the Directors Guild of America (DGA) today issued the results of an annual study of the gender and ethnic diversity of directors who received their first assignments in

Wednesday, Jul. 13, 2016
Directors Guild of America National Executive Director Jay D. Roth today announced that Nhu-Y Phan will join the executive staff of the DGA as Assistant Executive Director, Local Stations in the Guild’s New York offices.
 
Thursday, Jul. 7, 2016
DGA President Paris Barclay announced today that Director John LiBretto has been appointed Chairman of the Guild's Network Negotiating Committee which negotiates agreements on behalf of DGA members who primarily work in staff and freelance positions in news and sports.