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Golden Globes Shut Out Girls from the Greatest Director Race — Once more

Golden Globes Shut Out Women from the Best Director Race — Again


It’s been practically two years since Natalie Portman famously referred to as out the Golden Globes for having “all-male nominees” in the perfect director race, and nothing appears to have modified.

Subsequent yr’s present will boast, as soon as once more, an all-male roster of nominees: Boon Joon-ho (Parasite), Sam Mendes (1917), Martin Scorsese (The Irishman), Quentin Tarantino (As soon as Upon a Time… in Hollywood) and Todd Phillips (Joker). That checklist sadly left no room for Little Girls‘s Greta Gerwig, whose movie solely landed its star Saoirse Ronan a nod, regardless of being universally praised by critics.

Equally, the voting physique for the Globes, the Hollywood Overseas Press Affiliation, didn’t nominate Gerwig in 2018 for steering Girl Hen. She went on to attain an Academy Award nomination weeks later for her debut movie.

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Hustlers director Lorene Scafaria was shut out of the race, though Jennifer Lopez bought some love in the perfect supporting actress class for her buzzed-about efficiency within the real-life stripper drama. Hustlers fared higher on the current Gotham Awards, the place it was nominated for finest image.

It wasn’t till 1983 {that a} lady was nominated for the perfect director award on the Globes, when Barbra Streisand gained for Yentl. She was nominated once more in 1991 for The Prince of Tides and stays the one lady to have truly gained the honour.

The opposite ladies who’ve been nominated are Jane Campion (1993’s The Piano), Sofia Coppola (2003’s Misplaced in Translation), Kathryn Bigelow (2008’s The Harm Locker and 2012’s Zero Darkish Thirty) and Ava DuVernay (2014’s Selma).

As for movie nominations, Noah Baumbauch’s Marriage Story landed a number one six nods on Monday, adopted by Martin Scorsese’s The Irishman and Quentin Tarantino’s As soon as Upon a Time in… Hollywood, with 5 every.

The 77th Annual Golden Globe Awards ceremony will air dwell on NBC from the Beverly Hilton in Los Angeles on Sunday, Jan. 5 beginning at 5 p.m. PT/eight p.m. ET.