DGA Announces Date and Location for 2017 Awards Ceremony

69th Annual DGA Awards

April 5, 2016

Los Angeles – The Directors Guild of America today announced that the 69th Annual DGA Awards will take place on Saturday, February 4, 2017 at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills.

Alejandro G. Iñárritu won the DGA Award for Outstanding Directorial Achievement for The Revenant at the 68th Annual DGA Awards this year.  For a complete list of winners in each category, please click here.

BMW will return for the fourth year as the Exclusive Automotive Sponsor of the 69th Annual DGA Awards.

“We’re excited to welcome BMW back for the fourth year as the Exclusive Automotive Sponsor of the DGA Awards,” said DGA President Barclay.  “We’ve found that when the driving forces of mobility and entertainment come together – it’s magic.”

About the DGA

In the 80 years since its founding in 1936, the DGA has fought for the economic and creative rights of its members; protected their ability to financially benefit from the reuse of their work; established strong pension and health plans; and established jurisdiction in new technologies and distribution platforms.  Today we represent more than 16,000 directors and members of the directorial team working in film, television, commercials, new media and other audiovisual media.

About BMW Group In America

BMW of North America, LLC has been present in the United States since 1975.  Rolls-Royce Motor Cars NA, LLC began distributing vehicles in 2003.  The BMW Group in the United States has grown to include marketing, sales, and financial service organizations for the BMW brand of motor vehicles, including motorcycles, the MINI brand, and the Rolls-Royce brand of Motor Cars; DesignworksUSA, a strategic design consultancy in California; a technology office in Silicon Valley and various other operations throughout the country.  BMW Manufacturing Co., LLC in South Carolina is part of BMW Group’s global manufacturing network and is the exclusive manufacturing plant for all X5 and X3 Sports Activity Vehicles and X6 and X4 Sports Activity Coupes.  The BMW Group sales organization is represented in the U.S. through networks of 339 BMW passenger car and BMW Sports Activity Vehicle centers, 146 BMW motorcycle retailers, 122 MINI passenger car dealers, and 35 Rolls-Royce Motor Car dealers.  BMW (US) Holding Corp., the BMW Group’s sales headquarters for North America, is located in Woodcliff Lake, New Jersey.

Information about BMW Group products is available to consumers via the Internet at: www.bmwgroupna.com.

Journalist note: Information about BMW Group and its products in the USA is available to journalists on-line at www.press.bmwna.com.  

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