Miroslav Ondříček (born November 4, 1934) is a Czech cinematographer with a body of work spanning over 40 films, including Amadeus, Ragtime and If.....
Life and career
Miroslav Ondříček was born on November 4, 1934 in Prague, Czechoslovakia (now the Czech Republic). He studied filmmaking at the Barrandov Studio Training School and began making movies during the Czech New Wave. His first feature film work was on Miloš Forman's Talent Competition. He continued his long working relationship with Forman in America on such films as Hair, Ragtime and Amadeus.
He is the father of film director David Ondříček, and currently is a member of the board of the Film School in Pisek.
Academy Awards (Oscars)
BAFTA Film Awards
- Won – 1984 Best Cinematography for Amadeus