En route to the Academy Awards, Alfonso Cuarón won the Directors Guild of America's DGA Award for Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Feature Film for Warner Bros.' Gravity. The DGA Award comes on top of the Golden Globe for Best Director - Motion Picture, which Cuarón received earlier this month.

HBO received top honors in two categories, winning the DGA for Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Movies for Television and Mini-Series (Steven Soderbergh, Behind the Candelabra) and Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Children's Programs (Amy Schatz, An Apology to Elephants).

And TNT's new docu-series, 72 Hours, won the DGA Award for Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Reality Programs (Neil P. DeGroot, "The Lost Coast").

Also on Saturday night, DGA President Paris Barclay honored Steven Soderbergh with the Robert B. Aldrich Award for his extraordinary service to the DGA and its membership.