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La La Land Is One Step Closer To an Oscar After Damien Chazelle's DGA Award Win - Auto World News;

La La Land Is One Step Closer To an Oscar After Damien Chazelle's DGA Award Win - Auto World News

Auto World NewsLa La Land Is One Step Closer To an Oscar After Damien Chazelle's DGA Award WinAuto World NewsBeating out a crowded category, La La Land director, Damien Chazelle is the youngest ever awardee of the Directors Guild of America Awards. This is just hinting that the director is so close to an Oscar win on February 26th. CBC reported that Emma ...and more »

DGA Awards: Damien Chazelle Dances to Best Directing Honors with La La Land - Below the Line;

DGA Awards: Damien Chazelle Dances to Best Directing Honors with La La Land - Below the Line

Below the LineDGA Awards: Damien Chazelle Dances to Best Directing Honors with La La LandBelow the LineAt the 69th Annual Directors Guild of American Awards held Saturday night at the Beverly Hilton Hotel, La La Land director Damien Chazelle took the top prize. The best feature-film directing award was presented by Alejandro G. Iñárritu (Birdman, The ...and more »

Hey, Jimmy Kimmel, steal these jokes for Oscars telecast - Goldderby

Hey, Jimmy Kimmel, steal these jokes for Oscars telecastGoldderbyEvery film fanatic has his/her favorite part of the Academy Awards ceremony. For some, it's the presentation of the four acting trophies. For others, it's the flashy and fearless fashion. And for Meryl Streep…well, it's always the honor of just being ...and more »

Damien Chazelle wins Directors Guild award - The Boston Globe;

Damien Chazelle wins Directors Guild award - The Boston Globe

The Boston GlobeDamien Chazelle wins Directors Guild awardThe Boston GlobeThe awards keep rolling in for “La La Land.” On Saturday, director Damien Chazelle snagged the top prize at the 69th annual Directors Guild of America Awards. The Providence native and Harvard alum beat out four other nominees — Garth Davis for “Lion ...and more »

BMW partners with the Directors Guild of America for the 69th Annual Directors Guild Awards - WebWire (press release);

BMW partners with the Directors Guild of America for the 69th Annual Directors Guild Awards - WebWire (press release)

WebWire (press release)BMW partners with the Directors Guild of America for the 69th Annual Directors Guild AwardsWebWire (press release)Fresh from its starring role in BMW Films' “The Escape,” the All-New BMW 5 Series Sedan was featured on the red carpet alongside Hollywood's biggest stars. Beverly Hills – WEBWIRE – Monday, February 6, 2017. BMW partners with the Directors Guild of ...and more »

Screenwriter - Irish Times (blog);

Screenwriter - Irish Times (blog)

Irish Times (blog)ScreenwriterIrish Times (blog)Damien Chazelle becomes the youngest ever winner at the DGA for best feature. Is La La unstoppable at the Oscars. Donald Clarke. Donald. Mon, Feb 6, 2017, 21:43. Tweet. While an increasingly virulent backlash continues online against La La Land, ...and more »

The Oscars Will Be More Political Than Ever, and That's a Good Thing - Vulture;

The Oscars Will Be More Political Than Ever, and That's a Good Thing - Vulture

VultureThe Oscars Will Be More Political Than Ever, and That's a Good ThingVultureThis awards season has given us plenty to talk about, including La La Land's major march to a big Oscars night, but the most buzzed-about moments have consistently been the speeches. From Meryl Streep at the Golden Globes to Mahershala Ali at the ...and more »

'La La Land' Is Probably Gonna Win Best Picture - FiveThirtyEight;

'La La Land' Is Probably Gonna Win Best Picture - FiveThirtyEight

FiveThirtyEight'La La Land' Is Probably Gonna Win Best PictureFiveThirtyEightSeveral weeks have passed since the Oscar nominees were unveiled, and week by week, it's become increasingly clear that “La La Land” will likely win best picture. With director Damien Chazelle's win at the Directors Guild awards over the weekend, it's ...and more »

How Is La La Land Still Dancing? - Vanity Fair;

How Is La La Land Still Dancing? - Vanity Fair

Vanity FairHow Is La La Land Still Dancing?Vanity FairIt's Monday and the Academy has announced that the theme for the 89th Oscars Governors Ball is “Magical Transformation,” a theme which the organization has blatantly stolen from Oscar nominee Mel Gibson's career. Hello from Los Angeles, where we're ...and more »

La La Land wins another top award as director Damien Chazelle criticises Donald Trump - euronews;

La La Land wins another top award as director Damien Chazelle criticises Donald Trump - euronews

euronewsLa La Land wins another top award as director Damien Chazelle criticises Donald TrumpeuronewsThe film's director Damien Chazelle collected the gong for best feature film at the Directors Guild of America Awards. At 32, he is the youngest director ever to do so. Chazelle used the ceremony to defend global film-making, praising Iranian cinema ...and more »

'La La Land' takes last step towards Oscars glory with DGA win - TheCelebrityCafe.com;

'La La Land' takes last step towards Oscars glory with DGA win - TheCelebrityCafe.com

TheCelebrityCafe.com'La La Land' takes last step towards Oscars glory with DGA winTheCelebrityCafe.comLa La Land, already the darling of awards season, was again honored over the weekend as the Director's Guild of America celebrated the best filmmakers in the business. Embed from Getty Images ...and more »

Oscars scorecard: 'La La Land' wins at DGA Awards to pull further ahead of 'Moonlight,' 'Manchester by the Sea' - Goldderby

Oscars scorecard: 'La La Land' wins at DGA Awards to pull further ahead of 'Moonlight,' 'Manchester by the Sea'GoldderbyBreaking down the precursor awards — both nominations and winners — as well as the top Oscar nominations by categories gives us 35 key races that will determine the strongest contenders. Last year's Best Picture champ, “Spotlight,” went into Oscar ...and more »

'La La Land', 'Lion' and 'Zootopia Rack Up More Awards from 2017 DGA, ASC and ASIFA Ceremonies - /FILM;

'La La Land', 'Lion' and 'Zootopia Rack Up More Awards from 2017 DGA, ASC and ASIFA Ceremonies - /FILM

/FILM'La La Land', 'Lion' and 'Zootopia Rack Up More Awards from 2017 DGA, ASC and ASIFA Ceremonies/FILMThe Academy Awards are just three weeks away, but until then we're still hearing about various guilds handing out there awards honoring the films of 2016. Just last weekend the Producers Guild of America and the Screen Actors Guild handed out there ...and more »

Will the political climate deprive 'La La Land' of the best picture Oscar? - Los Angeles Times;

Will the political climate deprive 'La La Land' of the best picture Oscar? - Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles TimesWill the political climate deprive 'La La Land' of the best picture Oscar?Los Angeles TimesWill issue-oriented movies trump eye candy at this year's Oscars as Hollywood seeks to send a message that it won't stand for fear-driven legislation meant to rob minorities of their rights? Following that embarrassing #OscarsSoWhite campaign, the ...and more »

Barry Jenkins and Damien Chazelle: Young and raring at the Oscars - gulfnews.com;

Barry Jenkins and Damien Chazelle: Young and raring at the Oscars - gulfnews.com

gulfnews.comBarry Jenkins and Damien Chazelle: Young and raring at the Oscarsgulfnews.comFILE - This Jan. 14, 2017 file photo shows Barry Jenkins at the 42nd Annual Los Angeles Film Critics AssociatiImage Credit: Willy Sanjuan/Invision/AP. Director Damien Chazelle arrives at the Los Angeles premiere of "La La Land" at The Village Theatre ...and more »

Red carpet style at the Director's Guild Awards 2017 - Irish Independent;

Red carpet style at the Director's Guild Awards 2017 - Irish Independent

Irish IndependentRed carpet style at the Director's Guild Awards 2017Irish IndependentKerry Washington attends the 69th annual DGA Awards in Beverly Hills, California, U.S. February. 28 28 Kerry Washington attends the 69th annual DGA Awards in Beverly Hills, California, U.S. February 4, 2017. REUTERS/Phil McCarten Actress Anna ...and more »

'La La Land' continues dance to Oscars with DGA win - Daily News & Analysis

'La La Land' continues dance to Oscars with DGA winDaily News & Analysis"La La Land" has captured another major Hollywood trophy as Damien Chazelle took home the top honour at the 69th annual Directors Guild of America Awards. Chazelle, who helmed the dazzling LA-set musical starring Ryan Gosling and Emma Stone, was ...and more »

Lion director Garth Davis wins DGA award - NEWS.com.au

Lion director Garth Davis wins DGA awardNEWS.com.auAustralia's Garth Davis has won the First-Time Director Award, at the Director's Guild of America Awards for the heartwarming family film Lion starring Nicole Kidman and Dev Patel. Davis is the second person to win the award which was introduced last ...and more »

'La La Land' director gets Directors Guild's top award - Press Herald;

'La La Land' director gets Directors Guild's top award - Press Herald

Press Herald'La La Land' director gets Directors Guild's top awardPress HeraldBEVERLY HILLS, Calif. — “La La Land” director Damien Chazelle waltzed off with the top honor at the Directors Guild of America Awards on Saturday. But it wasn't all song and dance at the annual ceremony. The evening also took on a somber, urgent note ...and more »

DGA president blames producers for Hollywood's lack of women directors - Los Angeles Times;

DGA president blames producers for Hollywood's lack of women directors - Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles TimesDGA president blames producers for Hollywood's lack of women directorsLos Angeles TimesAnger and concern over President Trump's immigration restrictions were still fresh in Hollywood's mind Saturday night at the 69th Directors Guild of America Awards dinner, an event that quickly turned political — with DGA President Paris Barclay ...and more »