Guillermo Del Toro heard Natalie Portman‘s remark loud and clear.
On Sunday night, the actress appeared on the 2018 Golden Globes to current the award for Greatest Director.
Earlier than handing out the trophy, nevertheless, Natalie did not let the Hollywood Overseas Press Affiliation off the hook when saying the nominees. “And listed here are the all male nominees,” she shared earlier than getting cheers from the viewers.
So what does the winner of Sunday’s class consider the assertion? He completely approves.
“I feel it was nice!” Guillermo wrote to IndieWire. “She ought to say precisely what she feels. There’s phenomenal work being accomplished by feminine administrators.”
The Form of Water director additionally gave credit score to Patty Jenkins, Greta Gerwig and Dee Rees for guiding critically-acclaimed motion pictures that deserve recognition throughout this yr’s award season.
Simply this morning, E! Information realized the nominations for the 2018 Director’s Guild of America Awards.
Greta, who directed Woman Hen, is the one feminine nominated at this yr’s ceremony. She’s up for Excellent Directorial Achievement for a Characteristic Movie and can go up in opposition to different main names this awards season together with: Christopher Nolan for Dunkirk, Jordan Peele for Get Out, Martin McDonagh for Three Billboards Exterior Ebbing, Missouri and Guillermo for The Form of Water.
As for tonight’s 2018 Critics’ Alternative Awards, Greta is the one feminine director to obtain a nomination.
Different nominees embody Guillermo, Martin, Jordan, Christopher, Steven Spielberg for The Publish and Luca Guadagnino for Name Me by Your Identify.