The Directors Guild of America has just announced their nominations for “Outstanding Direction in Feature Film” for the 65th Annual DGA Awards. The nominees are as follows:
- Ben Affleck for Argo
- Kathryn Bigelow for Zero Dark Thirty
- Tom Hooper for Les Miserables
- Ang Lee for Life of Pi
- Steven Spielberg for Lincoln
These nominations, as well as the omission of certain other directors, carry certain implications heading into the Academy Awards contest. Hit the jump for more DGA-related news.