62nd Directors Guild of America Awards

The 62nd Directors Guild of America Awards, honoring the outstanding directorial achievements in films, documentary and television in 2009, were presented on January 30, 2010 at the Hyatt Regency Century Plaza.[1][2][3] The ceremony was hosted by Carl Reiner.[4] The nominees for the feature film category were announced on January 7, 2010,[5] the nominations for the television and commercial categories were announced on January 8, 2010,[6][7] and the nominees for documentary directing were announced on January 12, 2010.[8]

62nd Directors Guild of America Awards
DateJanuary 30, 2010 (2010-01-30)
LocationHyatt Regency Century Plaza, Los Angeles, California
CountryUnited States
Presented byDirectors Guild of America
Hosted byCarl Reiner
Best Director Feature Film:The Hurt LockerKathryn Bigelow
Best Director Documentary:The CoveLouie Psihoyos
Websitehttps://www.dga.org/Awards/History/2000s/2009.aspx?value=2009 Edit this on Wikidata

Winners and nomineesEdit


Feature Film

Kathryn BigelowThe Hurt Locker


Louie PsihoyosThe Cove


Drama Series

Lesli Linka GlatterMad Men for "Guy Walks Into an Advertising Agency"

Comedy Series

Jason WinerModern Family for "Pilot"

Miniseries or TV Film

Ross KatzTaking Chance

Musical Variety

Don MischerWe Are One: The Obama Inaugural Celebration at the Lincoln Memorial

Daytime Serials

Christopher GoutmanAs The World Turns for "Once Upon a Time"

Reality Programs

Craig Borders – Extreme Engineering for "Hong Kong Bridge"

Children's Programs

Allison Liddi-BrownPrincess Protection Program



Tom KuntzCadbury's "Eyebrows", Old Spice's "Scents For Gents", Skittles' "Tailor", and CareerBuilder's "Tips"

Lifetime Achievement in Feature FilmEdit

Lifetime Achievement in News DirectionEdit

Frank Capra Achievement AwardEdit

  • Cleve Landsberg

Franklin J. Schaffner Achievement AwardEdit

  • Maria Jimenez Henley

Honorary Life MemberEdit


  1. ^ DiOrio, Carl (January 30, 2010). "Kathryn Bigelow wins DGA Award". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved January 20, 2018.
  2. ^ McNary, Dave (January 30, 2010). "DGA honors Bigelow for 'Hurt Locker'". Variety. Retrieved 20 January 2018.
  3. ^ "Kathryn Bigelow wins DGA Feature Film Award for The Hurt Locker. Other winners of 2009 DGA Awards announced". Directors Guild of America. January 31, 2010. Retrieved August 9, 2018.
  4. ^ "DGA Sets Host and Presenters for 62nd Annual DGA Awards Dinner". Directors Guild of America. January 25, 2010. Retrieved January 20, 2018.
  5. ^ Knegt, Peter (January 7, 2010). "Directors Guild Announces 2009 Nominees". IndieWire. Retrieved January 20, 2018.
  6. ^ McNary, Dave (January 8, 2010). "DGA TV nominations announced". Variety. Retrieved January 20, 2018.
  7. ^ "Nominees for Directorial Achievement in Movies for Television/Mini-Series, Dramatic Series Night, Comedy Series, Musical Variety, Reality Programs, Daytime Serials, Children's Programs, Commercials". Directors Guild of America. January 8, 2010. Retrieved January 22, 2018.
  8. ^ Pond, Steve (January 12, 2010). "DGA Doc Nominations: 'Anvil,' 'Cove,' 'Food Inc.'". The Wrap. Retrieved January 20, 2018.

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