Mauro Fiore

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Mauro Fiore
Born (1964-11-15) November 15, 1964 (age 53)
Marzi, Calabria, Italy
Occupation Cinematographer
Years active 1986–present
Spouse(s) Christine Vollmer (2000–present)
Children Olivia Fiore, Tessa Fiore, Luca Fiore

Mauro Fiore (born November 15, 1964) is an Italian-American cinematographer.

He was born in Marzi, Calabria and moved to the US with his family in 1971.[1] He attended Palatine High School in Palatine, Illinois, and graduated in 1982. He went on to receive his B.A. from Columbia College Chicago in 1987.[2] He is most notable for his work in the 2009 film Avatar for which he won the Academy Award for Best Cinematography at the 82nd Academy Awards. Other prior films that he worked on before Avatar are Training Day, The Hire: Ticker, Tears of the Sun, Smokin' Aces and The Kingdom. Fiore worked as cinematographer for the television series Tracey Takes On....

Personal life[edit]

Fiore married Christine Vollmer in 2000 and they have three children, 1 son, 2 daughters. He has a lake house in a neighborhood called Hawaiian Village, in Papillion, Nebraska, about 30 minutes from Omaha. He can speak Italian and English. His home lies in Elkhorn, Nebraska.

Filmography[edit]

Feature films[edit]

Year Title Director Notes
1986 Automaton David Bazant
Jeff Economy
1995 Dominion Michael G. Kehoe
1995 Soldier Boyz Louis Mourneau
1996 An Occasional Hell Salomé Breziner
1997 Breaking Up Robert Greenwald
1998 Love from Ground Zero Stephen Grynberg
1998 Billboard Dad Alan Metter
2000 Get Carter Stephen Kay
2000 Lost Souls Janusz Kamiński
2001 Driven Renny Harlin
2001 The Center of the World Wayne Wang
2001 Training Day Antoine Fuqua 1st collaboration with Antoine Fuqua
2002 Highway James Cox
2003 Tears of the Sun Antoine Fuqua
2005 The Island Michael Bay
2006 Faceless Joe Carnahan Television film
1st collaboration with Joe Carnahan
2006 Smokin' Aces
2007 The Kingdom Peter Berg
2009 Avatar James Cameron Academy Award for Best Cinematography
Critics' Choice Movie Award for Best Cinematography
Florida Film Critics Circle Award for Best Cinematography
Nominated- BAFTA Award for Best Cinematography
Nominated- Chicago Film Critics Association Award for Best Cinematography
Nominated- Houston Film Critics Society Award for Best Cinematography
Nominated- New York Film Critics Circle Award for Best Cinematographer
Nominated- Online Film Critics Society Award for Best Cinematography
2010 The A-Team Joe Carnahan
2011 Real Steel Shawn Levy
2013 Runner Runner Brad Furman
2014 The Equalizer Antoine Fuqua
2015 Southpaw
2016 Chris Tucker Live Phil Joanou
2016 The Magnificent Seven Antoine Fuqua
2019 X-Men: Dark Phoenix Simon Kinberg

Short films[edit]

Year Title Director Notes Source
1993 Drag Mark Pavia Short film [3]
2002 Ticker Joe Carnahan Short film [4]
2006 The Call Antoine Fuqua N/A [5]
2011 The Black Mamba Robert Rodriguez N/A [6]
2017 Eat Together Michael Clowater N/A [7]

Television[edit]

Year Title Director Original Channel Notes
1997–1998 Tracey Takes On... N/A HBO N/A

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Mauro Fiore". www.cinematographers.nl. Retrieved March 9, 2010. 
  2. ^ "Daily Herald". www.dailyherald.com. Retrieved April 2, 2010. 
  3. ^ "Mark Pavia's "DRAG"". Retrieved 18 February 2018. 
  4. ^ "BMW Films-The Hire-Ticker". Retrieved 18 February 2018. 
  5. ^ "Pirelli Tires "The Call" web film starring John Malkovich -Antoine Fuqua". Vimeo. Retrieved 18 February 2018. 
  6. ^ "Kobe Bryant is, "The Black Mamba". Directed by Robert Rodriguez. (Polskie napisy)". Vimeo. Retrieved 18 February 2018. 
  7. ^ "PRESIDENT'S CHOICE "EAT TOGETHER"". Vimeo. Retrieved 18 February 2018. 

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