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Awards

Academy Awards, USA

2009 Nominated
Oscar
Best Achievement in Cinematography
The Reader (2008)
Shared with:
1997 Nominated
Oscar
Best Cinematography
Michael Collins (1996)
1987 Won
Oscar
Best Cinematography
The Mission (1986)
1985 Won
Oscar
Best Cinematography
The Killing Fields (1984)

BAFTA Awards

2009 Nominated
BAFTA Film Award
Best Cinematography
The Reader (2008)
Shared with:
1997 Nominated
BAFTA Film Award
Best Cinematography
Michael Collins (1996)
1987 Nominated
BAFTA Film Award
Best Cinematography
The Mission (1986)
1985 Won
BAFTA Film Award
Best Cinematography
The Killing Fields (1984)
1984 Nominated
BAFTA Film Award
Best Cinematography
Local Hero (1983)
1978 Won
BAFTA TV Award
Best Film Cameraman
Last Summer (1977)

American Society of Cinematographers, USA

2010 Won
International Award
2009 Nominated
ASC Award
Outstanding Achievement in Cinematography in Theatrical Releases
The Reader (2008)
Shared with:
1998 Nominated
ASC Award
Outstanding Achievement in Cinematography in Theatrical Releases
The Boxer (1997)
1997 Nominated
ASC Award
Outstanding Achievement in Cinematography in Theatrical Releases
Michael Collins (1996)
1987 Nominated
ASC Award
Outstanding Achievement in Cinematography in Theatrical Releases
The Mission (1986)

Boston Society of Film Critics Awards

1985 Won
BSFC Award
Best Cinematography
The Killing Fields (1984)

British Independent Film Awards

2001 Won
Lifetime Achievement Award

British Society of Cinematographers

2012 Won
BSC Lifetime Achievement Award
In celebration of over four decades of consistently outstanding, world class cinematography.
2009 Nominated
Best Cinematography Award
The Reader (2008)
Shared with:
2002 Nominated
Best Cinematography Award
Dirty Pretty Things (2002)
1996 Nominated
Best Cinematography Award
Michael Collins (1996)
1986 Nominated
Best Cinematography Award
The Mission (1986)
1984 Won
Best Cinematography Award
The Killing Fields (1984)

Camerimage

2005 Nominated
Golden Frog
The Three Burials of Melquiades Estrada (2005)

Cannes Film Festival

1988 Won
Grand Prize of the Jury
A World Apart (1988)
Won
Prize of the Ecumenical Jury
A World Apart (1988)
Nominated
Palme d'Or
A World Apart (1988)

Chicago Film Critics Association Awards

1997 Nominated
CFCA Award
Best Cinematography
Michael Collins (1996)

Chicago International Film Festival

1981 Nominated
Gold Hugo
Best Documentary
East 103rd Street (1981)

European Film Awards

2003 Nominated
European Film Award
Best Cinematographer
Dirty Pretty Things (2002)

Evening Standard British Film Awards

1984 Won
Evening Standard British Film Award
Best Technical/Artistic Achievement

Independent Spirit Awards

2006 Nominated
Independent Spirit Award
Best Cinematography
The Three Burials of Melquiades Estrada (2005)
1989 Nominated
Independent Spirit Award
Best Foreign Film
A World Apart (1988)
UK.

Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards

1996 Won
LAFCA Award
Best Cinematography
Michael Collins (1996)
Tied with John Seale for The English Patient (1996).
1986 Won
LAFCA Award
Best Cinematography
The Mission (1986)
1984 Won
LAFCA Award
Best Cinematography
The Killing Fields (1984)

Madridimagen

2002 Won
Best Cinematography
The Good Thief (2002)

National Society of Film Critics Awards, USA

1997 2nd place
NSFC Award
Best Cinematography
Michael Collins (1996)
1989 2nd place
NSFC Award
Best Director
A World Apart (1988)
1985 Won
NSFC Award
Best Cinematography
Comfort and Joy (1984)
The Killing Fields (1984)

New York Film Critics Circle Awards

1988 Won
NYFCC Award
Best Director
A World Apart (1988)
1986 3rd place
NYFCC Award
Best Cinematographer
The Mission (1986)
1984 Won
NYFCC Award
Best Cinematographer
The Killing Fields (1984)

Online Film & Television Association

1997 Nominated
OFTA Film Award
Best Cinematography
Michael Collins (1996)

Raindance Film Festival

2001 Won
Lifetime Achievement Award

San Sebastián International Film Festival

1994 Won
Special Prize of the Jury
Second Best (1994)
Tied with _Hasenjagd - Vor lauter Feigheit gibt es kein Erbarmen (1994)_.
Nominated
Golden Seashell
Second Best (1994)

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