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Matthew Libatique

Matthew Libatique was born on July 19, 1968 in Queens, New York City, New York, USA as Matthew J. Libatique. He is known for his work on Black Swan (2010), Requiem for a Dream (2000) and Pi (1998). See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 11 wins & 36 nominations. See more awards »

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Black Swan
Black Swan Cinematographer
Requiem for a Dream
Requiem for a Dream Cinematographer
Pi Cinematographer
The Fountain
The Fountain Cinematographer


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 2018 A Star Is Born (director of photography) (completed)
 2017 Mother! (director of photography)
 2017/I The Circle (director of photography)
 2016 Money Monster
 2015 Chi-Raq
 2014 Jerrod Carmichael: Love at the Store (TV Special documentary)
 2014 Noah (director of photography)
 2013/I La Petite Mort (Short)
 2013 Justin Timberlake: Mirrors (Video short)
 2012 Ruby Sparks (director of photography)
 2011 Lou Reed & Metallica: The View (Video short)
 2011 Cowboys & Aliens (director of photography)
 2010 Black Swan (director of photography)
 2010/I Despair (Short)
 2010 Iron Man 2 (director of photography)
 2009 Kobe Doin' Work (TV Movie documentary)
 2009 Great Performances (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Passing Strange (2009)
 2008 Miracle at St. Anna (director of photography)
 2008 Iron Man (director of photography)
 2007 The Number 23 (director of photography)
 2006 The Fountain
 2006 Inside Man (director of photography)
 2004 She Hate Me
 2003 Gothika (director of photography)
 2003/II The Seventh Man (Short)
 2002 Phone Booth (director of photography)
 2002 Abandon
 2002 When Incubus Attacks (Video)
 2001 Xzibit: Restless Xposed (Video documentary) (segment "What U See Is What U Get")
 2001 Cosmic Coffee
 2001 MTV 20: Jams (Video) (video "Anytime")
 2000 Tigerland
 2000 Requiem for a Dream (director of photography)
 1999 Speed of Life
 1999 Death in Vegas: Aisha (Short)
 1998 Pi (director of photography)
 1997 Brian McKnight: Anytime (Video short) (director of photography)
 1997 Women: Stories of Passion (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Grip Till It Hurts (1997) ... (as Matthew J. Libatique)
 1997 Soldier Boyz (Video Game)
 1996 Grinders
 1996 Tracy Chapman: Give Me One Reason (Video short) (director of photography)
 1995 Redneck
 1994 The Bedroom (Short)
 1994 No Time (Short) (director of photography)
 1993 Protozoa (Short)
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Other Works:

Director of photography for Matchbox Twenty music video "Mad Season" (2001). See more »

Alternate Names:

Matthew J. Libatique | Matty Libatique

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Was member of the dramatic jury at the Sundance Film Festival in 2002. See more »

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