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Report: Directors Guild changes nominations date to not clash with Oscar nominations

A shift in Oscar nominations means a shift for other awards shows.

The Directors Guild of America has moved up the date it’s announcing feature film nominations for next year’s DGA Awards to Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2013 to not coincide with the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announcing Academy Award nominations Jan. 10, a DGA source told Television and commercial DGA Awards nominations will be announced Jan. 9.

The DGA had originally scheduled to announce film nominations on Jan. 10, and TV and commercial nods on Jan. 11. Oscar nominations were originally scheduled for Jan. 15. The Academy announced Tuesday that Oscar nominations would be presented five days earlier.

DGA documentary nominations will still be announced on Monday, Jan. 14, according to

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