Wednesday, June 12

1959 Academy Awards – Directing Winner and Nominees

1959 Academy Awards – Directing Winner

Gigi Vincente Minnelli

Gigi

Vincente Minnelli

Weary of the conventions of Parisian society, a rich playboy and a youthful courtesan-in-training enjoy a platonic friendship, but it may not stay platonic for long.

1959 Academy Awards – Directing Nominees

Cat on a Hot Tin Roof Richard Brooks
Cat on a Hot Tin Roof
Richard Brooks
I Want to Live! Robert Wise
I Want to Live!
Robert Wise
The Defiant Ones Stanley Kramer
The Defiant Ones
Stanley Kramer
The Inn of the Sixth Happiness Mark Robson
The Inn of the Sixth Happiness
Mark Robson