Awards for 1993

DGA Award

Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures

WINNER

Unforgiven: Clint Eastwood, David Valdes (unit production manager) (plaque), Bob Gray (unit production manager) (plaque), Scott Maitland (first assistant director) (plaque), Bill Bannerman (second assistant director) (plaque), Jeffrey Wetzel (second assistant director) (plaque)

NOMINEES




Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Documentary/Actuality

WINNER

NOMINEES

The American Experience: Ric Burns
For episode "The Donner Party".

National Geographic Specials: Mark Stouffer
For episode "Braving Alaska".

Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Serials - Daytime

WINNER

Another World: Susan C. Strickler, Mary Madeiras (associate director) (plaque), Dennis Cameron (stage manager) (plaque), Cindy Flood Jacobsen (stage manager) (plaque), Arthur Lewis (stage manager) (plaque), Karen Wilkens (production associate) (plaque)
For episode #7022.

Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Dramatic Specials

WINNER

Picket Fences: Ron Lagomarsino, Ron Mitchell (unit production manager) (plaque), Jack Philbrick (first assistant director) (plaque), John Isabeau (second assistant director) (plaque)
For the two hours pilot episode.

NOMINEES


Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Comedy Series'

WINNER

Seinfeld: Tom Cherones, Joan Van Horn (unit production manager/first assistant director) (plaque), Jason Saville (second assistant director) (plaque), David Trainer (technical coordinator) (plaque)
For episode "The Contest".

NOMINEES

Cheers: James Burrows
For episode "An Old-Fashioned Wedding".

Seinfeld: Jason Alexander
For episode "The Good Samaritan".

Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Dramatic Series' - Night

WINNER

Northern Exposure: Rob Thompson, Jack Terry (unit production manager) (plaque), Patrick McKee (first assistant director) (plaque), Robert Loeser (second assistant director) (plaque)
For episode "Cicely".

NOMINEES

I'll Fly Away: Roy Campanella II
For episode "The Way Things Are".

Northern Exposure: Michael Fresco
For episode "Thanksgiving".

Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Commericals

NOMINEE

Joe Pytka
For Hallmark: "Old Friend" and Nike: "Hare Jordan".

Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Musical/Variety

WINNER

The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson: Bobby Quinn, James Kantrowe (associate director) (plaque), Mike Gray (associate director) (plaque), Kevin R. Quinn (stage manager) (plaque)
For episode with guests Robin Williams and Bette Midler.

NOMINEES


Late Night with David Letterman: Hal Gurnee
For the 10th anniversary show.

Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Dramatic Shows - Daytime

WINNER

You Must Remember This: Helaine Head, Thomas John Kane (unit production manager) (plaque), Janet Davidson (first assistant director) (plaque), Bryan Denegal (second assistant director) (plaque)

NOMINEES

CBS Schoolbreak Special: Neema Barnette
For episode "Different Worlds: A Story of Interracial Love".

CBS Schoolbreak Special: Strathford Hamilton
For episode "Please, God, I'm Only Seventeen".

Lifetime Achievement Award

WINNER

Sports

WINNER

DGA Honorary Life Member Award

WINNER

Frank Capra Achievement Award

WINNER

Franklin J. Schaffner Achievement Award

WINNER

Preston Sturges Award

WINNER

Robert B. Aldrich Achievement Award

WINNERS


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