Director Kathryn Bigelow Leads The Hurt Locker To Major, Historic Oscar WinsIrin Carmon3/08/10 12:44amFiled to: OscarsKathryn bigelow oscarOscars 2010Kathryn Bigelowwomen in HollywoodThe hurt lockerGettypicTop2652EditPromoteShare to KinjaToggle Conversation toolsGo to permalinkKathryn Bigelow called it a "long journey" for women's achievements. Tonight, that journey finally led to the first Best Director Oscar for a woman, as well as Best Picture. As presenter Barbra Streisand put it, "The time has come."ShareTweet Kinja is in read-only mode. We are working to restore service.