The DGA today announced its nominees for Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Documentaries, with three of the five feature-length films — How To Survive A Plague, The Invisible War and Searching For Sugar Man — also receiving Oscar nominations last week. Winners will be announced February 2 at the 65th annual DGA Awards Dinner in Hollywood in a ceremony hosted by Kelsey Grammer. Here are the guild’s nominees in alphabetical order:
This is Mr. Dick’s first DGA Award nomination.
Searching For Sugar Man
Sony Pictures Entertainment
Passion Pictures Production
Canfield Pictures & The Documentary Company
Red Box Films
This is Mr. Bendjelloul’s first DGA Award nomination.
The Queen of Versailles
Queen of Versailles, LLC
This is Ms. Greenfield’s first DGA Award nomination.
How To Survive A Plague
Public Square Films
Ford Foundation/Justfilms Impact Partners
How to Survive a Plague, LLC
This is Mr. France’s first DGA Award nomination.
Ai WeiWei: Never Sorry
United Expression Media
Muse Film and Television
Never Sorry, LLC
This is Ms. Klayman’s first DGA Award nomination.