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Robert Richardson an American cinematographer. He is best known for work with Quentin Tarantino, Martin Scorsese, and Oliver Stone. He has won the Academy Award for Best Cinematography three times, for his work on JFK (1991), The Aviator (2004), and Hugo (2011). He is one of three living persons who won the Academy Award for Best Cinematography ... See full bio »
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Won 3 Oscars. Another 15 wins & 97 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Inglourious Basterds
Inglourious Basterds Cinematographer
(2009)
Kill Bill: Vol. 1
Kill Bill: Vol. 1 Cinematographer
(2003)
The Aviator
The Aviator Cinematographer
(2004)
Hugo
Hugo Cinematographer
(2011)

Filmography

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 2017/I Breathe
 2017/I The Return (Documentary)
 2016 Live by Night (director of photography)
 2013/I Wild Horses (Short)
 2013 World War Z (uncredited)
 2012 Django Unchained (director of photography)
 2011 Hugo (director of photography)
 2010 Eat Pray Love (director of photography)
 2010 Shutter Island (director of photography)
 2009 Inglourious Basterds (director of photography)
 2008 Standard Operating Procedure (Documentary) (director of photography)
 2008 Shine a Light (Documentary) (director of photography)
 2006 The Good Shepherd (director of photography)
 2004 The Aviator (director of photography)
 2004 Kill Bill: Vol. 2 (director of photography)
 2003 Kill Bill: Vol. 1 (director of photography)
 2002 The Four Feathers (director of photography)
 2001 Powder Keg (Short) (director of photography - as Bob Richardson)
 1999 Bringing Out the Dead (director of photography)
 1999 Snow Falling on Cedars (director of photography)
 1998 The Horse Whisperer (director of photography)
 1997 Wag the Dog (director of photography)
 1997 Fast, Cheap & Out of Control (Documentary) (director of photography)
 1997 U Turn (director of photography)
 1995 Nixon (director of photography)
 1995 Casino (director of photography)
 1994 Natural Born Killers (director of photography)
 1993 Heaven & Earth (director of photography)
 1992 A Few Good Men (director of photography)
 1991 JFK (director of photography)
 1991 City of Hope
 1991 The Doors (director of photography)
 1989 Born on the Fourth of July (director of photography)
 1988 Talk Radio (director of photography)
 1988 Eight Men Out (director of photography)
 1987 Wall Street (director of photography)
 1987 Dudes
 1986 Platoon (director of photography)
 1986 Salvador
 1985 Losin' It: Sex and the American Teenager (TV Movie documentary) (director of photography)
 1982 Desperate Dreams (TV Movie documentary)
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Other Works:

Photographed and directed Budweiser TV commercial "Free and Safe" (2005). See more »

Alternate Names:

Bob Richardson
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Personal Quote:

[framing The Hateful Eight (2015) in the ultra-wide 1:2.76 aspect ratio of anamorphic Ultra Panavision 70] The most complex thing for me was that the set was primarily this one building where they arrive in this stagecoach. But if you shoot a medium shot with the lenses, anywhere you're seeing two-thirds or more of the room, depending on where the character is, because it's such a wide frame. ... See more »

Trivia:

As of 2012 he, Vittorio Storaro and Conrad L. Hall are the only cinematographers to win three Oscars. See more »

Trademark:

One strong key light facing straight down to create a pool of light or a bounce light off of a performer. See more »

Nickname:

Bob

Star Sign:

Virgo

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