Everything Everywhere All at Once’s recognition throughout awards season has been nothing wanting large. Between its GLAAD nomination, and pair of twins through the Golden Globes, the movie appears poised to have some sort of triumph when the Oscars roll round, notably 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 Greatest Director. It was undoubtedly 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 Facet Story in 1961, and brothers Joel & Ethan Coen took the award in 2007 with No Nation for Previous Males.
Over the previous decade, the Greatest Director on the DGAs usually takes dwelling the Greatest Director award on the Oscars themselves. (Sam Mendes gained DGA’s “Greatest Director” for 1917 in 2020, however Bong Joon-Ho gained the Oscar that yr with Parasite.) This yr’s listing of DGA nominees is sort of matches the Oscars, however as a substitute of Kosinksi, the latter ceremony has Ruben Östlund (Triangle of Unhappiness). If that “DGA win=Oscar win” logic holds right here, we might 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 complete listing of DGA winners and nominees, click on here.
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