Nolan

1. Christopher Nolan (Dunkirk)

        No previous nominations in this category.

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delToro

2. Guillermo del Toro (The Shape of Water)

        No previous nominations in this category.

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Wright

3. Joe Wright (Darkest Hour)

        No previous nominations.

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Guadagnino

4. Luca Guadagnino (Call Me By Your Name)

        No previous nominations.

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Peele

5. Jordan Peele (Get Out)

        No previous nominations.

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6. Steven Spielberg (The Post)
7. Martin McDonagh (Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri)
8. Greta Gerwig (Lady Bird)
9. Dee Rees (Mudbound)
10. Alexander Payne (Downsizing)