The Oscar for Directing was awarded to Michel Hazanavicius for The Artist.The nominees were:
Midnight in Paris
The Tree of Life
Here's some Twitter reaction:
The Artist for best directing !!
Michael Douglas looks good as he arrives to give directing gold to "The Artist's" Michel Hazanavicius
This is one of the most-awaited
The Artist wins for Best Directing. Congrats Michel Hazanavicius! Love the accent
The Oscar for Directing Michael Hazanavicus ......thank you thank you thank you. Thank you.
Michael Scorsese should've won, but congrats to Michel H. for Achievement in Directing!
Michel Hazanavicius won the Directing award for "The Artist". Well-deserved reward for a risk taker.
Well, that best directing win might have just sown up the best pic for The Artist.