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1940
Howard Hawks 
Charles Chaplin 
John Ford 
Ernst Lubitsch 
George Cukor 
Ben Sharpsteen & Hamilton Luske 
Ben Sharpsteen, Hamilton Luske, James Algar, et al 
Alfred Hitchcock 
Michael Powell, Ludwig Berger, & Tim Whelan 
Frank Borzage 
1941
Orson Welles 
Preston Sturges 
Preston Sturges 
John Huston 
John Ford 
Ben Sharpsteen 
Kenji Mizoguchi 
H.C. Potter 
Josef von Sternberg 
Raoul Walsh 
1942
Michael Curtiz 
Orson Welles 
Ernst Lubitsch 
Humphrey Jennings 
Preston Sturges 
Jacques Tourneur 
David Hand 
Irving Rapper 
Raoul Walsh 
Mervyn LeRoy 
1943
Michael Powell & Emeric Pressburger 
Maya Deren & Alexander Hammid 
Carl Theodor Dreyer 
Alfred Hitchcock 
Jacques Tourneur 
Luchino Visconti 
Humphrey Jennings 
Ernst Lubitsch 
Mark Robson 
Henri-Georges Clouzot 
1944
Billy Wilder 
Vincente Minnelli 
Sergei Eisenstein 
Michael Powell & Emeric Pressburger 
Otto Preminger 
Howard Hawks 
Preston Sturges 
Laurence Olivier 
Frank Capra 
Fritz Lang 
1945
Marcel Carné 
Roberto Rossellini 
David Lean 
Michael Powell & Emeric Pressburger 
Edgar G. Ulmer 
Robert Bresson 
John Ford 
Michael Curtiz 
Humphrey Jennings 
Fritz Lang 
1946
Frank Capra 
John Ford 
Alfred Hitchcock 
Michael Powell & Emeric Pressburger 
Roberto Rossellini 
William Wyler 
Sergei Eisenstein 
Jean Cocteau 
Howard Hawks 
David Lean 
1947
Michael Powell & Emeric Pressburger 
Jacques Tourneur 
Charles Chaplin 
Orson Welles 
Joseph L. Mankiewicz 
Carol Reed 
Raoul Walsh 
Otto Preminger 
Henri-Georges Clouzot 
Claude Autant-Lara 
1948
Vittorio De Sica 
Max Ophüls 
Fei Mu 
Michael Powell & Emeric Pressburger 
Howard Hawks 
Roberto Rossellini 
John Huston 
Luchino Visconti 
Nicholas Ray 
John Ford 
1949
Carol Reed 
Yasujiro Ozu 
Robert Hamer 
Raoul Walsh 
Georges Franju 
John Ford 
Stanley Donen & Gene Kelly 
Max Ophüls 
Akira Kurosawa 
King Vidor 

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