Everything Everywhere All at Once’s recognition throughout awards season has been nothing wanting huge. Between its GLAAD nomination, and pair of twins throughout the Golden Globes, the movie appears poised to have some type of triumph when the Oscars roll round, significantly because it 11 nominations,
Final evening, the Administrators Guild of America held its personal awards ceremony, and administrators Daniel Kwan and Daniel Scheinert (aka the Daniels) gained the award for Finest Director. It was positively a shock to the each of them, which Scheinert made clear when he went, “Holy shit, that is loopy!” on stage throughout their speech. The pair beat out a stacked lineup of fellow nominees, all of them with crowd-pleasing or hits in their very own proper: Steven Spielberg (The Fablemans), Todd Discipline (Tár), Martin McDonaugh (The Banshees of Inisherin), Joseph Kosinski (High Gun: Maverick). Their win is additional notable in that they’re the third pair in DGA historical past to win for finest director; Robert Smart & Jerome Robbins gained for West Aspect Story in 1961, and brothers Joel & Ethan Coen took the award in 2007 with No Nation for Outdated Males.
Over the previous decade, the Finest Director on the DGAs typically takes residence the Finest Director award on the Oscars themselves. (Sam Mendes gained DGA’s “Finest Director” for 1917 in 2020, however Bong Joon-Ho gained the Oscar that yr with Parasite.) This yr’s record of DGA nominees is nearly matches the Oscars, however as a substitute of Kosinksi, the latter ceremony has Ruben Östlund (Triangle of Disappointment). If that “DGA win=Oscar win” logic holds right here, we may even see the Daniels onstage as soon as once more in a handful of weeks when the Oscars air on Sunday evening, March 12.
For the total record of DGA winners and nominees, click on here.
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