Owen Roizman

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Owen Roizman, A.S.C.
Born (1936-09-22) September 22, 1936 (age 80)
Occupation Cinematographer
Title A.S.C.
Board member of A.S.C. President (1997)
Spouse(s) Mona Lindholm (1964-present; 1 child)

Owen Roizman, A.S.C. (born 22 September 1936) is a cinematographer.


He is member of the Board of Governors of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. and also a member of the American Society of Cinematographers (ASC).

Roizman is known for collaborating with film directors William Friedkin, Sydney Pollack and Lawrence Kasdan.

Awards and nominations[edit]

Year Award Category Work Result
1972 Academy Awards Best Cinematography The French Connection Nominated
1973 Primetime Emmy Award Outstanding Achievement in Cinematography for Entertainment Programming - For a Special or Feature Length Program of a Series Liza with a Z Nominated
1974 Academy Awards Best Cinematography The Exorcist Nominated
1977 Network Nominated
1983 Tootsie Nominated
1995 American Society of Cinematographers Outstanding Achievement in Cinematography in Theatrical Releases Wyatt Earp Nominated
Academy Awards Best Cinematography Nominated
1997 American Society of Cinematographers Lifetime Achievement Award Won
2000 Palm Springs International Film Festival Career Achievement Award Won
2001 Cameriage Lifetime Achievement Award Won
2011 Ojai Film Festival Lifetime Achievement Award (shared with Mitzi Gaynor) Won


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