TITLE

Directors Guild Retires Griffith Award For Racial Stereotypes

PUB. DATE
January 2000
SOURCE
Jet;01/10/2000, Vol. 97 Issue 5, p62
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that the Directors Guild of America retired its D.W. Griffith Award because of the racial stereotypes that the filmmaker portrayed in his motion pictures, particularly 'The Birth of a Nation.'
ACCESSION #
2646385

 

Related Articles

  • GREAT LEAP FOR LEE. McNary, Dave // Daily Variety;03/12/2001, Vol. 271 Issue 9, p1 

    Reports the winners of the 2001 Directors Guild of America award in Los Angeles, California. Nominees in the motion picture category; Reaction of director Ang Lee to the honor; Recipients of the awards in the television category.

  • New faces, practiced hands. Cox, Dan // Variety;1/30/95, Vol. 357 Issue 13, p32 

    Announces the nominees to the Directors Guild of America's award for outstanding achievement in motion picture direction for 1994. Includes Frank Darabont for `The Shawshank Redemption'; Quentin Tarantino for `Pulp Fiction'; Robert Zemeckis for `Forrest Gump'.

  • DGA names best commercial director of the year nominees. Goldrich, Robert // SHOOT;2/17/95, Vol. 36 Issue 7, p1 

    Reports that the Directors Guild of America has named its nominees for Best Commercial Director of 1994. Includes Michael Bay of Propaganda Films; Leslie Dektor of Dektor/Higgins and Associates; Tony Kaye of Tony Kaye Films.

  • DGA to fete 3 with lifetime awards.  // Daily Variety;12/15/2011, Vol. 313 Issue 52, p4 

    The article announces that Ed Sherin, Katy Ganetson and Dennis Mazzoeco will be given the lifetime achievement award by the Directors Guild of America.

  • Night of cheers at delayed DGA nods. Sipe, Jeffrey R. // Hollywood Reporter -- International Edition;6/11/2002, Vol. 373 Issue 41, p8 

    Highlights the Directors Guild of America Awards in New York City. Categories of the award; List of winners; Advocacy on the right of filmmakers and artists.

  • DGA NEWS.  // Hollywood Reporter;8/26/2010, Vol. 416 Issue 6, p2 

    The article reports that the Directors Guild of America (DGA) will host its 63rd annual awards ceremony on January 29, 2010.

  • Lee, Hewitt feted with DGA honors. McNary, Dave // Daily Variety;9/4/2001, Vol. 273 Issue 1, p6 

    Reports on the distribution of honors to the people who have contributed to the American culture by the Third Annual Directors Guild of America Honors to be held at Waldor-Astoria Hotel in New York City. List of honorees; Date of the event.

  • DGA puts honors event on hold. McNary, Dave // Daily Variety;10/2/2001, Vol. 273 Issue 22, p5 

    Reports on the postponement of the DGA Honors black-tie ceremony of the Directors Guild of America in New York City. Reason for the postponement; Honorees of the event; Donation of the guild's national board to relief efforts for the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks.

  • King of Comedy. Lipin, David // Adweek Western Edition;04/10/2000, Vol. 50 Issue 15, p40 

    Features Bryan Buckley, winner of the Directors Guild of America award for commercial directors. Works of Buckley that earned him an award; Style of Buckley in directing; Details on the personal life of Buckley.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics