Satellite Award For Best Director
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Satellite Award For Best Director

The Satellite Award for Best Director is one of the annual Satellite Awards given by the International Press Academy.


Winners and nominees



Year Winners and nominees Film
2000 Steven Soderbergh Traffic +
Cameron Crowe Almost Famous
Philip Kaufman Quills
Ang Lee Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon (Wo hu cang long) ?
Ridley Scott Gladiator ?
Steven Soderbergh Erin Brockovich ?
2001 Baz Luhrmann Moulin Rouge!
Jonathan Glazer Sexy Beast
Scott McGehee and David Siegel The Deep End
John Cameron Mitchell Hedwig and the Angry Inch
Christopher Nolan Memento
2002 Todd Haynes Far from Heaven
Stephen Daldry The Hours ?
Peter Jackson The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers
Phillip Noyce The Quiet American
Denzel Washington Antwone Fisher
2003 Jim Sheridan In America
Shari Springer Berman and Robert Pulcini American Splendor
Niki Caro Whale Rider
Sofia Coppola Lost in Translation ?
Clint Eastwood Mystic River ?
Catherine Hardwicke Thirteen
2004 Mel Gibson The Passion of the Christ
Taylor Hackford Ray ?
Joshua Marston Maria Full of Grace (María llena eres de gracia)
Alexander Payne Sideways ?
Martin Scorsese The Aviator ?
2005 Ang Lee Brokeback Mountain +
George Clooney Good Night, and Good Luck ?
James Mangold Walk the Line
Rob Marshall Memoirs of a Geisha
Bennett Miller Capote ?
2006 Bill Condon Dreamgirls
Clint Eastwood Flags of Our Fathers
Pedro Almodóvar Volver
Stephen Frears The Queen ?
Alejandro González Iñárritu Babel ?
Martin Scorsese The Departed +
2007 Joel Coen and Ethan Coen No Country for Old Men +
David Cronenberg Eastern Promises
Ang Lee Lust, Caution
Sidney Lumet Before the Devil Knows You're Dead
Sarah Polley Away from Her
2008 Danny Boyle Slumdog Millionaire +
Stephen Daldry The Reader ?
Ron Howard Frost/Nixon ?
Tom McCarthy The Visitor
Christopher Nolan The Dark Knight
Gus Van Sant Milk ?
2009 Kathryn Bigelow The Hurt Locker +
Neill Blomkamp District 9
Jane Campion Bright Star
Lee Daniels Precious ?
Rob Marshall Nine
Lone Scherfig An Education


Year Winners and nominees Film
2010 David Fincher The Social Network ?
Ben Affleck The Town
Darren Aronofsky Black Swan ?
Danny Boyle 127 Hours
Lisa Cholodenko The Kids Are All Right
Debra Granik Winter's Bone
Tom Hooper The King's Speech +
David Michôd Animal Kingdom
Christopher Nolan Inception
Roman Polanski The Ghost Writer
2011 Nicolas Winding Refn Drive
Woody Allen Midnight in Paris ?
Tomas Alfredson Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy
Michel Hazanavicius The Artist +
John Michael McDonagh The Guard
Steve McQueen Shame
Alexander Payne The Descendants ?
Martin Scorsese Hugo ?
Steven Spielberg War Horse
Tate Taylor The Help
2012 David O. Russell Silver Linings Playbook ?
Ben Affleck Argo
Kathryn Bigelow Zero Dark Thirty
Kim Ki-duk Pietà
Ben Lewin The Sessions
Steven Spielberg Lincoln ?
2013 Steve McQueen 12 Years a Slave ?
Woody Allen Blue Jasmine
Joel Coen and Ethan Coen Inside Llewyn Davis
Alfonso Cuarón Gravity +
Paul Greengrass Captain Phillips
Ron Howard Rush
David O. Russell American Hustle ?
Martin Scorsese The Wolf of Wall Street ?
2014 Richard Linklater Boyhood ?
Damien Chazelle Whiplash
Ava DuVernay Selma
David Fincher Gone Girl
Alejandro G. Iñárritu Birdman +
Morten Tyldum The Imitation Game ?
2015[1] Tom McCarthy Spotlight ?
Lenny Abrahamson Room ?
Tom Hooper The Danish Girl
Alejandro G. Iñárritu The Revenant +
Ridley Scott The Martian
Steven Spielberg Bridge of Spies
2016[2] Kenneth Lonergan Manchester by the Sea ?
Damien Chazelle La La Land +
Tom Ford Nocturnal Animals
Mel Gibson Hacksaw Ridge ?
Barry Jenkins Moonlight ?
Pablo Larraín Jackie
Denzel Washington Fences
2017 Jordan Peele Get Out ?
Sean Baker The Florida Project
Guillermo del Toro The Shape of Water +
Greta Gerwig Lady Bird ?
Christopher Nolan Dunkirk ?
Dee Rees Mudbound
2018 Alfonso Cuarón Roma +
Bradley Cooper A Star Is Born
Peter Farrelly Green Book
Barry Jenkins If Beale Street Could Talk
Yorgos Lanthimos The Favourite ?
Spike Lee BlacKkKlansman ?


  1. ^ "Satellite Awards (2015)". International Press Academy. December 2, 2015. Retrieved 2015.
  2. ^ "Satellite Awards (2016)" (PDF). International Press Academy. November 28, 2016. Archived from the original (PDF) on December 3, 2016. Retrieved 2016.

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