Who Won the 1943
Academy Awards Best Director

William Wyler

("Mrs Miniver")

1942 Academy Awards Best Director Winner
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Top Picks: Netflix's 'Five Came Back,' 'Fences' on DVD, and more

Christian Science Monitor
The new Netflix documentary series Five Came Back tells of the time five famous directors – John Ford, William Wyler, John Huston, Frank Capra, and George Stevens – spent in the military and the effect their experiences had on their work as well as the ...

1943 Academy Awards Best Director Winner William Wyler News

Got the blues? Blow them on harmonica

The Columbus Dispatch
Top filmmakers such as George Stevens, John Ford, William Wyler, John Huston and Frank Capra invested their talents in the cause, and Netflix is remembering that with a three-part docuseries, "Five Came Back," set to premiere March 31. The series ...

1943 Academy Awards Best Director Winner William Wyler News

'Five Came Back' review: Fulfilling Netflix series on eminent directors, their WWII films

Chicago Tribune
The fifth man, William Wyler, was a German Jew who'd gotten out of Europe thanks to Universal head Carl Laemmle, a relative of the director's. Coming off the prestigious "Wuthering Heights" and "The Little Foxes," Wyler was ready to do his part for the ...

1943 Academy Awards Best Director Winner William Wyler News

Five Came Back: EW review

EW.com (blog)
Filmmaking, as an art form, can be something more when wielded as a weapon. But what is that something more? In Five Came Back, a three-part docuseries based on Mark Harris' bestselling book about five directors — John Ford, William Wyler, John ...

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