74th Annual DGA Awards


Theatrical Feature Film & Television Nominations are now open!

Click Here to make your selections for the best directing of the year!

Please contact Awards@dga.org or (310) 289-2038 if you have any questions.


Complete DGA Awards Schedule:


THEATRICAL FILM AWARD


Entry Forms for DGA & Non DGA Films available online

Thu., Sep. 30, 2021

For films with a Planned, Scheduled, or Actual Theatrical Release during the period of March 1 through June 14, 2021, the deadline is:

Fri., Oct. 22, 2021 

All eligible films theatrically released during the period of June 15, 2021 through December 31, 2021 will be automatically entered by the DGA.

Online voting for Theatrical Feature Film Nominations opens

Wed., Dec. 15, 2021

Deadline to vote online for Theatrical Feature Film Nominations

Wed., Jan. 26, 2022

Announce Five Theatrical Feature Film Nominees

Thu., Jan. 27, 2022

Online voting for Theatrical Feature Film Award opens

Thu., Jan. 27, 2022

Membership Screenings of Nominated Theatrical Feature Films

Jan. 31 - Feb. 4, 2022

Deadline to vote online for Theatrical Feature Film Award

Fri., Mar. 11, 2022


TELEVISION AWARDS


Entry Forms for TV & Commercials available online

Thu., Sep. 30, 2021

Deadline for Submitting Television and Commercials entries

Wed., Dec. 1, 2021

Online voting for Television Nominations opens

Wed., Dec. 15, 2021

Deadline to vote online for Television Nominations

Fri., Jan. 21, 2022

Announce All Television and Commercials Nominees

Wed., Jan. 26, 2022


FIRST-TIME FEATURE FILM DIRECTOR AWARD


Entry Forms for First-Time Feature Film Director available online

Thu., Sep. 30, 2021

First-Time Feature Film Entry Forms and HD Link Submissions:

Deadline for First-Time Feature Film entries with a planned, scheduled, or actual theatrical release during the period of March 1, 2021 through June 14, 2021

Fri., Oct. 22, 2021

Deadline for First-Time Feature Film entries with a theatrical release during the period of June 15, 2021 through December 31, 2021

Mon., Nov. 8, 2021

Announce Five First-Time Feature Film Director Nominees

Thu., Jan. 27, 2022


DOCUMENTARY AWARD


Entry Form for Documentary available online

Thu., Sep. 30, 2021

Documentary Entry Forms and HD Link Submissions:

 

Deadline for Documentary entries with a theatrical release or broadcast during the period of March 1, 2021 through June 14, 2021

Fri., Oct. 22, 2021

Deadline for Documentary entries with a theatrical release or broadcast during the period of June 15, 2021 through December 31, 2021

Mon., Nov. 8, 2021

Announce Documentary Nominees

Wed., Jan. 26, 2022


74th ANNUAL DGA AWARDS


DGA Awards Ceremony

Saturday, March 12, 2022

Online Voting

Theatrical Feature Film & Television Nominations are now open, please begin to make your selections for the best directing of the year! Vote now!

Contact
For general information:

DGA Awards Office
310-289-2038
Awards@dga.org

For press inquiries:

Lily Bedrossian,
Executive in Charge of Public Relations
(310) 289-5334
lbedrossian@dga.org
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DGA Announces Special Award Winners for 74th Annual DGA Awards

DGA President Lesli Linka Glatter announced that First Assistant Director Joseph P. Reidy and Stage Manager Garry W. Hood will be honored at the 74th Annual DGA Awards in recognition of their extraordinary contributions to the Guild.

Studio Screenings

Listed below are pre-nomination Awards screenings open to DGA members. Please adhere to the guidelines set forth by each company. Your attendance at these screenings is subject to the RSVP instructions contained in the screening notice.