Friday, November 24, 2017

Directors Guild of America

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

Monday, May. 22, 2017

The Directors Guild of America (DGA) announced the schedule of key dates for the 70th Annual DGA Awards, which will take place on Saturday, February 3, 2018 at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills.

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.

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, Jan. 11, 2017

Directors Guild of America President Paris Barclay today announced the DGA’s nominees for Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Television, Commercials and Documentary for 2016.

Thursday, Jan. 12, 2017

Directors Guild of America President Paris Barclay today announced the five nominees for the DGA Award for Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Feature Film for 2016.

Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2016
Directors Guild of America President Paris Barclay today announced that Ridley Scott will receive the Guild’s top honor, the Lifetime Achievement Award for Distinguished Achievement in Motion Picture Direc
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