24th Directors Guild of America Awards

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24th Directors Guild of America Awards
Date1972 (1972)
CountryUnited States
Presented byDirectors Guild of America
Best Director Feature Film:The French ConnectionWilliam Friedkin

The 24th Directors Guild of America Awards, honoring the outstanding directorial achievements in film and television in 1971, were presented in 1972.

Winners and nominees[edit]


Feature Film

William FriedkinThe French Connection


Drama Series

Daniel PetrieThe Man and the City for "Hands of Love"

Comedy Series

John RichAll in the Family for "Meet the Bunkers"

Movies for Television and Mini-Series

Buzz KulikBrian's Song

Musical Variety

Timothy Kiley – The Flip Wilson Show


Phillip Beigel – Anatomy of a Decision: The FBI and the Great American Dream Machine

  • Joel Banow – Louis Armstrong
  • Anthony Messuri – Apollo: A Trip to the Moon

Outstanding Television Director[edit]

  • John Rich

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