Awards for 1980

DGA Award

Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Comedy Series'

WINNER

All in the Family: Paul Bogart
For episode "Too Good Edith".

NOMINEES

Barney Miller: Noam Pitlik
For episode "The Judge".

M*A*S*H: Charles S. Dubin
For episode "Period of Adjustment".

Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Actuality

WINNER

The Kennedy Center Honors: A Celebration of the Performing Arts: Don Mischer, Stanley Spiro (associate director) (plaque), Jan Cornell (associate director) (plaque), Shelley Jensen (stage manager) (plaque)

NOMINEES


Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Dramatic Series' - Night

WINNER

Lou Grant: Roger Young, Paul Nichols (first assistant director) (plaque), Carl Dubliclay (second assistant director) (plaque)
For episode "Cop".

NOMINEES

Lou Grant: Gene Reynolds
For episode "Bomb".

The White Shadow: Jackie Cooper
For episode "Pregnant Pause".

Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures

WINNER

Kramer vs. Kramer: Robert Benton, David Golden (unit production manager) (plaque), Thomas John Kane (first assistant director) (plaque), Yudi Bennett (second assistant director) (plaque)

NOMINEES




Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Musical/Variety

WINNER

John Denver and the Muppets: A Christmas Together: Tony Charmoli, Shelley Jensen (first assistant director) (plaque), Paul Rose (stage manager) (plaque)

NOMINEE

Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Documentary

WINNER

Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Specials/Movies for TV/Actuality

WINNER

The Jericho Mile: Michael Mann, Penelope L. Foster (unit production manager) (plaque), Frank Beetson (first assistant director) (plaque), John R. Kittleson (second assistant director) (plaque)

NOMINEES


Hallmark Hall of Fame: Delbert Mann
For episode "All Quiet on the Western Front (#29.1)".

Frank Capra Achievement Award

WINNER

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