Directors of Best Picture Nominees Since 2000

Try and name the directors of all films nominated for the Academy Award for Best Picture since the year 2000.
Each year is the ceremony honouring the previous year's films
Quiz by dibdab
Rate:
Last updated: February 9, 2022
First submittedMarch 15, 2021
Times taken58
Average score66.5%
Report this quizReport
15:00
Enter answer here
0
 / 170 guessed
The quiz is paused. You have remaining.
Scoring
You scored / = %
This beats or equals % of test takers also scored 100%
The average score is
Your high score is
Your fastest time is
Keep scrolling down for answers and more stats ...
Year
Film
Director
2022
Belfast
Kenneth Branagh
CODA
Sian Heder
Don't Look Up
Adam McKay
Drive My Car
Ryusuke Hamaguchi
Dune
Denis Villeneuve
King Richard
Reinaldo Marcus Green
Licorice Pizza
Paul Thomas Anderson
Nightmare Alley
Guillermo del Toro
The Power of the Dog
Jane Campion
West Side Story
Steven Spielberg
2021
Nomadland
Chloe Zhao
The Father
Florian Zeller
Judas and the Black Messiah
Shaka King
Mank
David Fincher
Minari
Lee Isaac Chung
Promising Young Woman
Emerald Fennell
Sound of Metal
Darius Marder
The Trial of the Chicago 7
Aaron Sorkin
2020
Parasite
Bong Joon-ho
Ford v Ferrari
James Mangold
The Irishman
Martin Scorsese
Jojo Rabbit
Taika Waititi
Joker
Todd Phillips
Little Women
Greta Gerwig
Marriage Story
Noah Baumbach
1917
Sam Mendes
Once Upon a Time in Hollywood
Quentin Tarantino
2019
Green Book
Peter Farrelly
Black Panther
Ryan Coogler
BlacKkKlansman
Spike Lee
Bohemian Rhapsody
Bryan Singer
The Favourite
Yorgos Lanthimos
Roma
Alfonso Cuarón
A Star Is Born
Bradley Cooper
Vice
Adam McKay
2018
The Shape of Water
Guillermo del Toro
Call Me by Your Name
Luca Guadagnino
Darkest Hour
Joe Wright
Dunkirk
Christopher Nolan
Get Out
Jordan Peele
Lady Bird
Greta Gerwig
Phantom Thread
Paul Thomas Anderson
The Post
Steven Spielberg
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri
Martin McDonagh
2017
Moonlight
Barry Jenkins
Arrival
Denis Villeneuve
Fences
Denzel Washington
Hacksaw Ridge
Mel Gibson
Hell or High Water
David Mackenzie
Hidden Figures
Theodore Melfi
La La Land
Damien Chazelle
Lion
Garth Davis
Manchester by the Sea
Kenneth Lonergan
2016
Spotlight
Tom McCarthy
The Big Short
Adam McKay
Bridge of Spies
Steven Spielberg
Brooklyn
John Crowley
Mad Max: Fury Road
George Miller
The Martian
Ridley Scott
The Revenant
Alejandro G. Iñárritu
Room
Lenny Abrahamson
2015
Birdman
Alejandro G. Iñárritu
American Sniper
Clint Eastwood
Boyhood
Richard Linklater
The Grand Budapest Hotel
Wes Anderson
The Imitation Game
Morten Tyldum
Selma
Ava DuVernay
The Theory of Everything
James Marsh
Whiplash
Damien Chazelle
2014
12 Years a Slave
Steve McQueen
American Hustle
David O. Russell
Captain Phillips
Paul Greengrass
Dallas Buyers Club
Jean-Marc Vallée
Gravity
Alfonso Cuarón
Her
Spike Jonze
Nebraska
Alexander Payne
Philomena
Stephen Frears
The Wolf of Wall Street
Martin Scorsese
2013
Argo
Ben Affleck
Amour
Michael Haneke
Beasts of the Southern Wild
Benh Zeitlin
Django Unchained
Quentin Tarantino
Les Misérables
Tom Hooper
Life of Pi
Ang Lee
Lincoln
Steven Spielberg
Silver Linings Playbook
David O. Russell
Zero Dark Thirty
Kathryn Bigelow
2012
The Artist
Michel Hazanavicius
The Descendants
Alexander Payne
Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close
Stephen Daldry
The Help
Tate Taylor
Hugo
Martin Scorsese
Midnight in Paris
Woody Allen
Moneyball
Bennett Miller
The Tree of Life
Terrence Mallick
War Horse
Steven Spielberg
2011
The King's Speech
Tom Hooper
127 Hours
Danny Boyle
Black Swan
Darren Aronofsky
The Fighter
David O. Russell
Inception
Christopher Nolan
The Kids Are All Right
Lisa Cholodenko
The Social Network
David Fincher
Toy Story 3
Lee Unkrich
True Grit
Joel Coen
Ethan Coen
Winter's Bone
Debra Granik
2010
The Hurt Locker
Kathryn Bigelow
Avatar
James Cameron
The Blind Side
John Lee Hancock
District 9
Neill Blomkamp
An Education
Lone Scherfig
Inglourious Basterds
Quentin Tarantino
Precious
Lee Daniels
A Serious Man
Joel Coen
Ethan Coen
Up
Pete Docter
Up in the Air
Jason Reitman
2009
Slumdog Millionaire
Danny Boyle
The Curious Case of Benjamin Button
David Fincher
Frost/Nixon
Ron Howard
Milk
Gus Van Sant
The Reader
Stephen Daldry
2008
No Country for Old Men
Joel Coen
Ethan Coen
Atonement
Joe Wright
Juno
Jason Reitman
Michael Clayton
Tony Gilroy
There Will Be Blood
Paul Thomas Anderson
2007
The Departed
Martin Scorsese
Babel
Alejandro G. Iñárritu
Letters from Iwo Jima
Clint Eastwood
Little Miss Sunshine
Jonathan Dayton
Valerie Faris
The Queen
Stephen Frears
2006
Crash
Paul Haggis
Brokeback Mountain
Ang Lee
Capote
Bennett Miller
Good Night, and Good Luck
George Clooney
Munich
Steven Spielberg
2005
Million Dollar Baby
Clint Eastwood
The Aviator
Martin Scorsese
Finding Neverland
Marc Forster
Ray
Taylor Hackford
Sideways
Alexander Payne
2004
The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King
Peter Jackson
Lost in Translation
Sofia Coppola
Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World
Peter Weir
Mystic River
Clint Eastwood
Seabiscuit
Gary Ross
2003
Chicago
Rob Marshall
Gangs of New York
Martin Scorsese
The Hours
Stephen Daldry
The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers
Peter Jackson
The Pianist
Roman Polanski
2002
A Beautiful Mind
Ron Howard
Gosford Park
Robert Altman
In the Bedroom
Todd Field
The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring
Peter Jackson
Moulin Rouge!
Baz Luhrmann
2001
Gladiator
Ridley Scott
Chocolat
Lasse Hallström
Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon
Ang Lee
Erin Brockovich
Steven Soderbergh
Traffic
Steven Soderbergh
2000
American Beauty
Sam Mendes
The Cider House Rules
Lasse Hallström
The Green Mile
Frank Darabont
The Insider
Michael Mann
The Sixth Sense
M. Night Shyamalan
No comments yet