75th Anniversary: Celebrating Game-Changers

In celebration of our 75th Anniversary, the Directors Guild of America held more than 25 events over the course of 2011 recognizing directors and their teams in all genres whose impact on film, television, documentaries and commercials forever changed the game and influenced generations of filmmakers that followed.

Morgan Rumpf
Associate Executive Director, Communications
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Director's Cut - 75th Anniversary Video Compilation

Director’s Cut commemorates 75 years of directing history through the compilation of hundreds of clips illustrating the entire range of our members’ work. The focus is on images of directors working—not just the work itself—underscoring to audiences that these lasting images are the result of a director’s vision.

DGA History

Explore year by year since the Guild's founding in 1936

DGA Quarterly
DGA Quarterly Winter 2006 A Guild is Born
Founding the Guild
George Stevens
Directors in World War II
DGA Quarterly Winter 2010-11 Pionereing Women
Pioneering Women
DGA Quarterly Winter 2006 Steady Growth
The Evolution of the DGA