Awards for 2002

DGA Award

Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Commercials

WINNER

Bob Kerstetter
For Musco Olives: "Worker"/"Orphanage"/"Birds".

NOMINEES

Adam Cameron ('Joe Public'), Simon Cole ('Joe Public')
For Dr. Pepper/Seven Up: "Calendar"/"Captive Audience"/"Singers", Cingular Wireless: "Touchdown Dance School", Visa, USA: "Baby Talk" and Toyota Motor Sales, Inc.: "Subtitles".

Craig Gillespie
For Holiday Inn Express: "Kiss Reunion", Citibank: "Delivery Room"/"College Tuition", Ameritech: "Plumber" and SBC: "Welcome Wagon".

Joe Pytka
For NYC Miracle: "The Deli"/"Skating", Disney: "Pillow Talk" and The Ad Council: "Ketchup Soup".

Baker Smith
For Lucky Magazine: "Cheryl 'N Me", Fox Sports: "Nail Gun", Toshiba: "Asylum" and Heineken: "Birth of Scratching".

Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures

WINNER

A Beautiful Mind: Ron Howard, Kathleen McGill (unit production manager) (plaque), Aldric La'auli Porter (first assistant director) (plaque), Kristin Bernstein (second assistant director) (plaque), Noreen R. Cheleden (second second assistant director) (plaque), Jane Ferguson (DGA trainee) (plaque)

NOMINEES




Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Daytime Serials

WINNER

General Hospital: William Ludel, Howard Ritter (associate director) (plaque), Christine R. Magarian (associate director) (plaque), Ron Cates (associate director) (plaque), Craig McManus (stage manager) (plaque), Susan Diamant-Neigher (stage manager) (plaque), Kathy Ladd (stage manager) (plaque), Denise Van Cleave (production associate) (plaque), Penny Pengra (production associate) (plaque)
For episode #9801.

NOMINEES

Days of Our Lives: Randy Robbins
For episode #8991.


All My Children: Angela Tessinari
For episode #8186.

One Life to Live: Gary Tomlin
For episode #8437.

Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Documentary

WINNER

NOMINEES




Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Comedy Series'

WINNER

Malcolm in the Middle: Todd Holland, James Simons (unit production manager) (plaque), Cynthia A. Potthast (first assistant director) (plaque), Matt Marshall (second assistant director) (plaque), Algric Leo Chaplin (second second assistant director) (plaque)
For episode "Bowling".

NOMINEES

Sex and the City: Allen Coulter
For episode "Defining Moments".

Sex and the City: Michael Engler
For episode "My Motherboard, Myself".

Sex and the City: Michael Patrick King
For episode "The Real Me".

Will & Grace: James Burrows
For episode "Bed, Bath & Beyond".

Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Dramatic Series' - Night

WINNER

Six Feet Under: Alan Ball, Robert Del Valle (unit production manager) (plaque), Alan Brent Connell (first assistant director) (plaque), Jack Steinberg (second assistant director) (plaque), Ruby Stillwater (second second assistant director) (plaque), Craig Amendola (DGA trainee) (plaque)
For the pilot episode.

NOMINEES

24: Stephen Hopkins
For the pilot episode.

The Sopranos: Steve Buscemi
For episode "Pine Barrens".

The West Wing: Paris Barclay
For episode "The Indians in the Lobby".

The West Wing: Thomas Schlamme
For episode "Two Cathedrals".

Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Children's Programs

WINNER

NOMINEES


Even Stevens: Sean McNamara
For episode "Very Scary Story".


Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Musical/Variety

WINNER

America: A Tribute to Heroes: Joel Gallen, Beth McCarthy-Miller, Wendy Acey (associate director) (plaque), Stefani Cohen (associate director) (plaque), Gary Natoli (stage manager) (plaque), Christopher J. Kelly (stage manager) (plaque), Arthur Lewis (stage manager) (plaque), Lynn Finkel (stage manager) (plaque), Alan Breton (stage manager) (plaque), John Esposito (stage manager) (plaque), Rita Cossette (stage manager) (plaque), Denny Barry (stage manager) (plaque), Lionel Pasamonte (stage manager) (plaque), Harve Levine (stage manager) (plaque)
For multiple episodes.

NOMINEES




Outstanding Directorial Achievement Commercials

NOMINEE

Leslie Dektor (director)
For American Express: "Crazy Love", Verizon: "Lady Liberty" and America's Second Harvest: "Rent Or Food"

Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Movies for Television

WINNER

NOMINEES




DGA Honorary Life Member Award

WINNER

Frank Capra Achievement Award

WINNER

Franklin J. Schaffner Achievement Award

WINNER

Robert B. Aldrich Achievement Award

WINNER

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