Emmanuel Lubezki Poster

Awards

Academy Awards, USA

2016 Winner
Oscar
Best Achievement in Cinematography
The Revenant (2015)
2015 Winner
Oscar
Best Achievement in Cinematography
Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)
2014 Winner
Oscar
Best Achievement in Cinematography
Gravity (2013)
2012 Nominee
Oscar
Best Achievement in Cinematography
The Tree of Life (2011)
2007 Nominee
Oscar
Best Achievement in Cinematography
Children of Men (2006)
2006 Nominee
Oscar
Best Achievement in Cinematography
The New World (2005)
2000 Nominee
Oscar
Best Cinematography
Sleepy Hollow (1999)
1996 Nominee
Oscar
Best Cinematography
A Little Princess (1995)

BAFTA Awards

2016 Winner
BAFTA Film Award
Best Cinematography
The Revenant (2015)
2015 Winner
BAFTA Film Award
Best Cinematography
Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)
2014 Winner
BAFTA Film Award
Best Cinematography
Gravity (2013)
2007 Winner
BAFTA Film Award
Best Cinematography
Children of Men (2006)

Alliance of Women Film Journalists

2016 Nominee
AWFJ EDA Award
Best Cinematography
The Revenant (2015)
2015 Winner
EDA Award
Best Cinematography
Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)
2013 Winner
EDA Award
Best Cinematography
Gravity (2013)
2012 Winner
EDA Award
Best Cinematography
The Tree of Life (2011)

American Society of Cinematographers, USA

2016 Winner
ASC Award
Outstanding Achievement in Cinematography in Theatrical Releases
The Revenant (2015)
2015 Winner
ASC Award
Outstanding Achievement in Cinematography in Theatrical Releases
Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)
2014 Winner
ASC Award
Outstanding Achievement in Cinematography in Feature Film
Gravity (2013)
2012 Winner
ASC Award
Outstanding Achievement in Cinematography in Theatrical Releases
The Tree of Life (2011)
2007 Winner
ASC Award
Outstanding Achievement in Cinematography in Theatrical Releases
Children of Men (2006)
2000 Nominee
ASC Award
Outstanding Achievement in Cinematography in Theatrical Releases
Sleepy Hollow (1999)

Ariel Awards, Mexico

1994 Winner
Silver Ariel
Best Cinematography (Mejor Fotografía)
Ámbar (1994)
1993 Winner
Silver Ariel
Best Cinematography (Mejor Fotografía)
Miroslava (1993)
1992 Winner
Silver Ariel
Best Cinematography (Mejor Fotografía)
Como agua para chocolate (1992)
Nominee
Silver Ariel
Best Cinematography (Mejor Fotografía)
Sólo con tu pareja (1991)

Austin Film Critics Association

2015 Nominee
Austin Film Critics Award
Best Cinematography
The Revenant (2015)
2014 Winner
Austin Film Critics Award
Best Cinematography
Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)
2013 Winner
Austin Film Critics Award
Best Cinematography
Gravity (2013)
2011 Winner
Austin Film Critics Award
Best Cinematography
The Tree of Life (2011)
2007 Winner
Austin Film Critics Award
Best Cinematography
Children of Men (2006)

Australian Cinematographers Society

2012 Winner
International Award
The Tree of Life (2011)
2007 Winner
International Award
Children of Men (2006)

Awards Circuit Community Awards

2015 Winner
ACCA
Best Cinematography
The Revenant (2015)
2014 Winner
ACCA
Best Cinematography
Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)
2013 Winner
ACCA
Best Cinematography
Gravity (2013)
2012 Winner
ACCA
Best Cinematography of the Decade
Children of Men (2006)
2011 Winner
ACCA
Best Achievement in Cinematography
The Tree of Life (2011)
2006 Winner
ACCA
Best Cinematography
Children of Men (2006)

Black Film Critics Circle Awards

2014 Winner
BFCC Award
Best Cinematography
Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)
2013 Winner
BFCC Award
Best Cinematography
Gravity (2013)

Boston Online Film Critics Association

2014 Winner
BOFCA Award
Best Cinematography
Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)

Boston Society of Film Critics Awards

2015 Nominee
BSFC Award
Best Cinematography
The Revenant (2015)
2014 Winner
BSFC Award
Best Cinematography
Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)
2013 Winner
BSFC Award
Best Cinematography
Gravity (2013)
2011 Winner
BSFC Award
Best Cinematography
The Tree of Life (2011)
1999 Winner
BSFC Award
Best Cinematography
Sleepy Hollow (1999)

British Society of Cinematographers

2016 Nominee
Best Cinematography Award
Best Cinematography in a Feature Film
The Revenant (2015)
2015 Nominee
Best Cinematography Award
Best Cinematography in a Feature Film
Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)
2014 Nominee
Best Cinematography Award
Best Cinematography in a Feature Film
Gravity (2013)
2012 Nominee
Best Cinematography Award
Best Cinematography in a Feature Film
The Tree of Life (2011)
2006 Nominee
Best Cinematography Award
Children of Men (2006)

Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards

2016 Winner
Critics Choice Award
Best Cinematography
The Revenant (2015)
2015 Winner
Critics Choice Award
Best Cinematography
Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)
2014 Winner
Critics Choice Award
Best Cinematography
Gravity (2013)
2012 Winner
Critics Choice Award
Best Cinematography
The Tree of Life (2011)
Tied with Janusz Kaminski for War Horse (2011).

CableACE Awards

1994 Winner
CableACE
Direction of Photography and/or Lighting Direction in a Comedy or Dramatic Series
Fallen Angels (1993)
For episode "Murder Obliquely".

Camerimage

2014 Nominee
Golden Frog
Main Competition
Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)
2013 Winner
Best 3D Feature Film
Gravity (2013)
2011 Nominee
Golden Frog
Main Competition
The Tree of Life (2011)

Central Ohio Film Critics Association

2016 Winner
COFCA Award
Best Cinematography
The Revenant (2015)
2015 Nominee
COFCA Award
Best Cinematography
Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)
2014 Winner
COFCA Award
Best Cinematography
Gravity (2013)
2012 Winner
COFCA Award
Best Cinematography
The Tree of Life (2011)

Chicago Film Critics Association Awards

2015 Nominee
CFCA Award
Best Cinematography
The Revenant (2015)
2014 Winner
CFCA Award
Best Cinematography
Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)
2013 Winner
CFCA Award
Best Cinematography
Gravity (2013)
2011 Winner
CFCA Award
Best Cinematography
The Tree of Life (2011)
2006 Nominee
CFCA Award
Best Cinematography
The New World (2005)
2006 Winner
CFCA Award
Best Cinematography
Children of Men (2006)
2000 Nominee
CFCA Award
Best Cinematography
Sleepy Hollow (1999)
1996 Nominee
CFCA Award
Best Cinematography
A Walk in the Clouds (1995)

Chlotrudis Awards

2015 Nominee
Chlotrudis Award
Best Cinematography
Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)
2012 Nominee
Chlotrudis Award
Best Cinematography
The Tree of Life (2011)
2003 Nominee
Chlotrudis Award
Best Cinematography
Y tu mamá también (2001)
2000 Nominee
Chlotrudis Award
Best Cinematography
Sleepy Hollow (1999)

CinEuphoria Awards

2014 Winner
CinEuphoria
Best Cinematography - International Competition
Gravity (2013)
To the Wonder (2012)

Dallas-Fort Worth Film Critics Association Awards

2015 Winner
DFWFCA Award
Best Cinematography
The Revenant (2015)
2014 Winner
DFWFCA Award
Best Cinematography
Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)
2013 Winner
DFWFCA Award
Best Cinematography
Gravity (2013)
2011 Winner
DFWFCA Award
Best Cinematography
The Tree of Life (2011)
2006 Nominee
DFWFCA Award
Best Cinematography
Children of Men (2006)
Tied with Rodrigo Prieto for Babel (2006).
2005 Nominee
DFWFCA Award
Best Cinematography
The New World (2005)

Denver Film Critics Society

2015 Winner
DFCS Award
Best Cinematography
Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)

Dublin Film Critics Circle Awards

2016 Nominee
DFCC
Best Cinematography
The Revenant (2015)
2nd place.
2013 Winner
DFCC
Best Cinematography
Gravity (2013)
To the Wonder (2012)

Film Independent Spirit Awards

2015 Winner
Independent Spirit Award
Best Cinematography
Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)

Florida Film Critics Circle Awards

2015 Nominee
FFCC Award
Best Cinematography
The Revenant (2015)
2013 Winner
FFCC Award
Best Cinematography
Gravity (2013)
2011 Winner
FFCC Award
Best Cinematography
The Tree of Life (2011)

Georgia Film Critics Association (GAFCA)

2016 Nominee
GAFCA Award
Best Cinematography
The Revenant (2015)
2015 Winner
GAFCA Award
Best Cinematography
Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)
2014 Winner
GAFCA Award
Best Cinematography
Gravity (2013)
Nominee
GAFCA Award
Best Cinematography
To the Wonder (2012)
2012 Winner
GAFCA Award
Best Cinematography
The Tree of Life (2011)

Gold Derby Awards

2016 Winner
Gold Derby Award
Cinematography
The Revenant (2015)
2015 Winner
Gold Derby Award
Cinematography
Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)
2014 Winner
Gold Derby Award
Cinematography
Gravity (2013)
2012 Winner
Gold Derby Award
Cinematography
The Tree of Life (2011)
2007 Winner
Gold Derby Award
Cinematography
Children of Men (2006)

Havana Film Festival

1993 Winner
Best Cinematography
Miroslava (1993)

Hawaii Film Critics Society

2017 Nominee
HFCS Award
Best Cinematography
Knight of Cups (2015)

Hollywood Film Awards

2014 Winner
Hollywood Film Award
Cinematographer of the Year
Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)
2011 Winner
Hollywood Film Award
Cinematographer of the Year
The Tree of Life (2011)

Houston Film Critics Society Awards

2016 Winner
HFCS Award
Best Cinematography
The Revenant (2015)
2015 Winner
HFCS Award
Best Cinematography
Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)
2013 Winner
HFCS Award
Best Cinematography
Gravity (2013)
2011 Winner
HFCS Award
Best Cinematography
The Tree of Life (2011)

Indiewire Critics' Poll

2016 Nominee
ICP Award
Best Cinematography
Knight of Cups (2015)
8th place.
2015 Nominee
ICP Award
Best Cinematography
The Revenant (2015)
4th place.
2014 Winner
ICP Award
Best Cinematography
Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)
2013 Winner
ICP Award
Best Cinematography
Gravity (2013)
Nominee
ICP Award
Best Cinematography
To the Wonder (2012)
4th place.
2011 Winner
ICP Award
Best Cinematography
The Tree of Life (2011)
2006 Winner
ICP Award
Best Cinematography
Children of Men (2006)

International Cinephile Society Awards

2016 Nominee
ICS Award
Best Cinematography
The Revenant (2015)
2014 Winner
ICS Award
Best Cinematography
Gravity (2013)
2012 Winner
ICS Award
Best Cinematography
The Tree of Life (2011)
2007 Winner
ICS Award
Best Cinematography
Children of Men (2006)

International Online Cinema Awards (INOCA)

2017 Nominee
Halfway Award
Best Cinematography
Song to Song (2017)
2016 Nominee
INOCA
Best Cinematography
The Revenant (2015)
4th place.
Nominee
Halfway Award
Best Cinematography
Knight of Cups (2015)
2015 Nominee
INOCA
Best Cinematography
Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)
2nd place.
2014 Winner
INOCA
Best Cinematography
Gravity (2013)
2013 Nominee
Halfway Award
Best Cinematography
To the Wonder (2012)
2012 Winner
INOCA
Best Cinematography
The Tree of Life (2011)
2007 Winner
INOCA
Best Cinematography
Children of Men (2006)
2006 Nominee
INOCA
Best Cinematography
The New World (2005)

International Online Film Critics' Poll

2015 Winner
IOFCP Award
Best Cinematography
Gravity (2013)
Nominee
IOFCP Award
Best Cinematography
Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)
2012 Nominee
IOFCP Award
Best Cinematography
The Tree of Life (2011)

Italian Online Movie Awards (IOMA)

2015 Nominee
IOMA
Best Cinematography (Miglior fotografia)
Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)
2014 Nominee
IOMA
Best Cinematography (Miglior fotografia)
Gravity (2013)
2012 Winner
IOMA
Best Cinematography (Miglior fotografia)
The Tree of Life (2011)
2007 Winner
IOMA
Best Cinematography (Miglior fotografia)
Children of Men (2006)
2006 Winner
IOMA
Best Cinematography (Miglior fotografia)
The New World (2005)

Las Vegas Film Critics Society Awards

2015 Winner
Sierra Award
Best Cinematography
The Revenant (2015)
2014 Winner
Sierra Award
Best Cinematography
Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)
2013 Winner
Sierra Award
Best Cinematography
Gravity (2013)
2006 Winner
Sierra Award
Best Cinematography
Children of Men (2006)
2000 Nominee
Sierra Award
Best Cinematography
Sleepy Hollow (1999)

London Critics Circle Film Awards

2015 Nominee
ALFS Award
Technical Achievement of the Year
Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)

Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards

2014 Winner
LAFCA Award
Best Cinematography
Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)
2013 Winner
LAFCA Award
Best Cinematography
Gravity (2013)
2011 Winner
LAFCA Award
Best Cinematography
The Tree of Life (2011)
2006 Winner
LAFCA Award
Best Cinematography
Children of Men (2006)

Mar del Plata Film Festival

2006 Winner
Kodak Award
The New World (2005)

MTV Movie Awards, Latin America

2002 Nominee
MTV Movie Award
MTV North Feed (mostly Mexico) - Best Mexican Working in a Foreign Movie (Mejor Fuga de Talento Mexicano al Extranjero)
Ali (2001)

Mystfest

1993 Winner
Best Cinematography
The Harvest (1992)

National Society of Film Critics Awards, USA

2014 Nominee
NSFC Award
Best Cinematography
Gravity (2013)
2012 Winner
NSFC Award
Best Cinematography
The Tree of Life (2011)
2007 Winner
NSFC Award
Best Cinematography
Children of Men (2006)
2006 Nominee
NSFC Award
Best Cinematography
The New World (2005)
2000 Nominee
NSFC Award
Best Cinematography
Sleepy Hollow (1999)

Nevada Film Critics Society

2015 Winner
NFCS Award
Best Cinematography
The Revenant (2015)
2013 Winner
NFCS Award
Best Cinematography
Gravity (2013)

New York Film Critics Circle Awards

2013 Nominee
NYFCC Award
Best Cinematographer
Gravity (2013)
2011 Winner
NYFCC Award
Best Cinematographer
The Tree of Life (2011)
2006 Nominee
NYFCC Award
Best Cinematographer
Children of Men (2006)
2005 Nominee
NYFCC Award
Best Cinematographer
The New World (2005)
1999 Nominee
NYFCC Award
Best Cinematographer
Sleepy Hollow (1999)

New York Film Critics, Online

2014 Winner
NYFCO Award
Best Cinematography
Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)
2013 Winner
NYFCO Award
Best Cinematography
Gravity (2013)
2011 Winner
NYFCO Award
Best Cinematography
The Tree of Life (2011)

North Texas Film Critics Association, US

2016 Winner
NTFCA Award
Best Cinematography
The Revenant (2015)
2014 Winner
NTFCA Award
Best Cinematography
Gravity (2013)

Online Film & Television Association

2018 Winner
OFTA Film Hall of Fame
Behind the Scenes
Cinematography
2016 Winner
OFTA Film Award
Best Cinematography
The Revenant (2015)
2014 Winner
OFTA Film Award
Best Cinematography
Gravity (2013)
2012 Winner
OFTA Film Award
Best Cinematography
The Tree of Life (2011)
2007 Winner
OFTA Film Award
Best Cinematography
Children of Men (2006)
2000 Nominee
OFTA Film Award
Best Cinematography
Sleepy Hollow (1999)

Online Film Critics Society Awards

2015 Nominee
OFCS Award
Best Cinematography
The Revenant (2015)
2014 Nominee
OFCS Award
Best Cinematography
Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)
2013 Winner
OFCS Award
Best Cinematography
Gravity (2013)
2012 Winner
OFCS Award
Best Cinematography
The Tree of Life (2011)
2007 Winner
OFCS Award
Best Cinematography
Children of Men (2006)
2006 Nominee
OFCS Award
Best Cinematography
The New World (2005)
2000 Winner
OFCS Award
Best Cinematography
Sleepy Hollow (1999)

Phoenix Film Critics Society Awards

2015 Winner
PFCS Award
Best Cinematography
The Revenant (2015)
2014 Winner
PFCS Award
Best Cinematography
Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)
2013 Winner
PFCS Award
Best Cinematography
Gravity (2013)
2011 Winner
PFCS Award
Best Cinematography
The Tree of Life (2011)

San Diego Film Critics Society Awards

2015 Nominee
SDFCS Award
Best Cinematography
The Revenant (2015)
2013 Winner
SDFCS Award
Best Cinematography
To the Wonder (2012)
Nominee
SDFCS Award
Best Cinematography
Gravity (2013)
2011 Winner
SDFCS Award
Best Cinematography
The Tree of Life (2011)
2005 Winner
SDFCS Award
Best Cinematography
The New World (2005)

San Francisco Film Critics Circle

2015 Nominee
SFFCC Award
Best Cinematography
The Revenant (2015)
2014 Nominee
SFFCC Award
Best Cinematography
Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)
2013 Winner
SFFCC Award
Best Cinematography
Gravity (2013)
2011 Winner
SFFCC Award
Best Cinematography
The Tree of Life (2011)

Santa Fe Film Critics Circle Awards

2000 Winner
SFFCC Award
Best Cinematography
Sleepy Hollow (1999)

Satellite Awards

2015 Nominee
Satellite Award
Best Cinematography
The Revenant (2015)
2014 Nominee
Satellite Award
Best Cinematography
Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)
2013 Nominee
Satellite Award
Best Cinematography
Gravity (2013)
2011 Nominee
Satellite Award
Best Cinematography
The Tree of Life (2011)
2005 Nominee
Golden Satellite Award
Best Cinematography
A Series of Unfortunate Events (2004)
2000 Winner
Golden Satellite Award
Best Cinematography
Sleepy Hollow (1999)

Seattle Film Critics Awards

2016 Nominee
Seattle Film Critics Award
Best Cinematography
The Revenant (2015)
2015 Winner
Seattle Film Critics Award
Best Cinematography
Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)
2014 Winner
Seattle Film Critics Award
Best Cinematography
Gravity (2013)

Sitges - Catalonian International Film Festival

1994 Winner
Best Cinematography
Ámbar (1994)

Southeastern Film Critics Association Awards

2014 Winner
SEFCA Award
Best Cinematography
Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)
2013 Winner
SEFCA Award
Best Cinematography
Gravity (2013)
2011 Winner
SEFCA Award
Best Cinematography
The Tree of Life (2011)

St. Louis Film Critics Association, US

2015 Winner
SLFCA Award
Best Cinematography
The Revenant (2015)
2014 Winner
SLFCA Award
Best Cinematography
Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)
2013 Nominee
SLFCA Award
Best Cinematography
Gravity (2013)
2011 Winner
SLFCA Award
Best Cinematography
The Tree of Life (2011)

Tokyo International Film Festival

1992 Winner
Best Artistic Contribution Award
Como agua para chocolate (1992)
Shared with:

Utah Film Critics Association Awards

2015 Nominee
UFCA Award
Best Cinematography
The Revenant (2015)
2013 Winner
UFCA Award
Best Cinematography
Gravity (2013)
2011 Nominee
UFCA Award
Best Cinematography
The Tree of Life (2011)

Venice Film Festival

2006 Winner
Golden Osella
Outstanding Technical Contribution
Children of Men (2006)
For the cinematography.

Village Voice Film Poll

2005 Nominee
VVFP Award
Best Cinematography
The New World (2005)
2nd place.

Visual Effects Society Awards

2014 Winner
VES Award
Outstanding Virtual Cinematography in a Live Action Feature Motion Picture
Gravity (2013)
Shared with:

Washington DC Area Film Critics Association Awards

2015 Winner
WAFCA Award
Best Cinematography
The Revenant (2015)
2014 Winner
WAFCA Award
Best Cinematography
Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)
2013 Winner
WAFCA Award
Best Cinematography
Gravity (2013)
2011 Winner
WAFCA Award
Best Cinematography
The Tree of Life (2011)

Wine Country Film Festival

2013 Winner
Best Cinematography
Gravity (2013)

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