Best Director Nominees
Updated February 21, 2017 | Factmonster Staff
Below are the nominees in the directing category. This is the second directing nomination for Alejandro G. Irritu. He was previously nominated for the 2006 film Babel.
This is Richard Linklater's first directing nomination.
And the Nominees for Best Director Are...
- Alejandro G. Irritu, Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance)
- Richard Linklater, Boyhood
- Bennett Miller, Foxcatcher
- Wes Anderson, The Grand Budapest Hotel
- Morten Tyldum, The Imitation Game