Greig Fraser

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Greig Fraser
Born (1975-10-03) 3 October 1975 (age 45)
Melbourne, Australia
Alma materRMIT University
OccupationCinematographer
Years active2000–present
OrganizationAmerican Society of Cinematographers
Australian Cinematographers Society
Spouse(s)Jodie Fried
Children3

Greig Fraser, ASC, ACS, (born 3 October 1975) is an Australian cinematographer who studied at the RMIT University. His most well-known work includes the films Zero Dark Thirty (2012), Lion (2016), Rogue One (2016), and Vice (2018). For his work on Lion (2016), he won the American Society of Cinematographers Award for Outstanding Achievement in Cinematography in Theatrical Releases and received an Academy Award nomination for Best Cinematography and a BAFTA Award nomination. In 2020, Fraser won the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Cinematography for a Single-Camera Series (Half-Hour) for his work on the television series The Mandalorian. He is currently attached to the upcoming film The Batman, directed by Matt Reeves.[1]

Personal life[edit]

Fraser met costume designer Jodie Fried in Sydney in 2004, while they were working on a short film. After moving to the United States in 2008, they were married in a helicopter above Las Vegas. They live in Los Angeles with their three children.[2]

Filmography[edit]

Film[edit]

Key
Films that have not yet been released Denotes films that have not yet been released
Year Title Director Notes
2005 Jewboy Tony Krawitz
2006 Out of the Blue Robert Sarkies
2009 Bright Star Jane Campion
Last Ride Glendyn Ivin
The Boys Are Back Scott Hicks
2010 Let Me In Matt Reeves
2012 Killing Them Softly Andrew Dominik
Snow White and the Huntsman Rupert Sanders
Zero Dark Thirty Kathryn Bigelow
2014 Foxcatcher Bennett Miller
The Gambler Rupert Wyatt
2016 Lion Garth Davis
Rogue One Gareth Edwards
2018 Mary Magdalene Garth Davis
Vice Adam McKay
2021 Dune Film has not yet been released Denis Villeneuve Post-production
2022 The Batman Film has not yet been released Matt Reeves Filming

Television[edit]

Year Title Director(s) Notes
2019 The Mandalorian Dave Filoni
Deborah Chow
Chapter 1: The Mandalorian
Chapter 3: The Sin
Chapter 7: The Reckoning (co. with Baz Idoine)

Awards and nominations[edit]

Award Year[a] Category Work Result Ref.
AACTA Awards 2017 Best Cinematography Lion Won
Academy Awards 2017 Best Cinematography Lion Nominated [3]
American Society of Cinematographers 2017 Outstanding Achievement in Cinematography in Theatrical Releases Lion Won [4]
British Academy of Film and Television Arts 2017 Best Cinematography Lion Nominated
Chicago Film Critics Association 2009 Best Cinematography Bright Star Nominated
2012 Zero Dark Thirty Nominated
National Society of Film Critics 2013 Best Cinematography Zero Dark Thirty Nominated
New York Film Critics Circle 2013 Best Cinematographer Zero Dark Thirty Won [5]
Primetime Emmy Awards 2020 Outstanding Cinematography for a Single-Camera Series (Half-Hour) (shared with Baz Idoine) The Mandalorian
("Chapter 7: The Reckoning")
Won [6]
Washington D.C. Area Film Critics Association 2012 Best Cinematography Zero Dark Thirty Nominated

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Indicates the year of the ceremony.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "'The Batman' Adds 'Rogue One' Cinematographer Greig Fraser (Exclusive)".
  2. ^ Idato, Michael (27 October 2017). "Greig Fraser and Jodie Fried on life after marrying in a Las Vegas helicopter". The Sydney Morning Herald. Retrieved 29 September 2020.
  3. ^ "Oscar Nominations: Complete List". Variety. 24 January 2017. Retrieved 18 September 2020.
  4. ^ Giardina, Carolyn (4 February 2017). "'Lion' Tops ASC Cinematographer Awards". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved 18 September 2020.
  5. ^ "NY Film Critics Circle: 'Zero Dark Thirty' Named Best Film; 'Lincoln' Wins Multiple Honors". Deadline Hollywood. 3 December 2012. Retrieved 18 September 2020.
  6. ^ Hipes, Patrick (17 September 2020). "Creative Arts Emmy Awards: 'Big Mouth', '#FreeRayshawn' Lead Night 4 – Winners List". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved 18 September 2020.

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