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Ed Lachman

Best known as a Cinematographer based on credits in that role in 3 films, with $63,769,757 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #464)
Best-Known Technical Roles: Spy Kids (Dialogue Editor), A Prairie Home Companion (Cinematographer), Carol (Cinematographer), Paradies: Glaube (Cinematographer)
Most productive collaborators: Cate Blanchett, Bob Weinstein, Harvey Weinstein, Guillermo Navarro, Todd Haynes

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In Technical RolesCinematographer3$33,058,759$30,710,998$63,769,757
Dialogue Editor1$112,692,062$85,000,000$197,692,062

2015 Awards Season: Oscar Preview

February 28th, 2016

The Revenant

It’s Oscar day and, if all goes to plan, I will be live-blogging the ceremony tonight. Here is the list of nominees marked according to predictions from our readers, and my personal wishes. Nominees in Bold are the ones predicted to win by our readers (we’ll have a full rundown of the predictions at noon, after the contest ends). If I am predicting a different film, those are in Italics. Meanwhile, the nominees I want to win, but don’t think will win, are Underlined. There are a few categories where the film I really think deserves the award was not even nominated, plus a few I don’t have a real opinion on.

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2015 Awards Season: Independent Spirit Awards Winners

February 27th, 2016


Awards Season begins with the Independent Spirit Awards nominations, but they don't hand the awards out until the day before the Oscars. Spotlight was the big winner tonight, but it wasn’t the only one.


2015 Awards Season: Oscars - Nominations

January 15th, 2016

The Revenant

The Oscar nominations were announced at 5:30 am Pacific time. Nothing is good that early in the morning. Worse still, this was a terrible year for snubs, especially when it comes to diversity of the nominees. The voters for the Oscars are 94% white and 77% male... but that's still more diverse than the list of nominees. The Revenant led the way with 12 nominations and it is expected to win a few of those, while it is a serious contender in most of the categories it was nominated in. More...

2015 - Awards Season: BAFTA - Nominations

January 9th, 2016

Bridge of Spies

The BAFTA nominations were announced and you can read them on their site... in alphabetical order. Alphabetical order is very useful in most circumstances, but not here. On the other hand, the nominees within each category are not presented in alphabetical order. ... Are the BAFTAs trolling us? As for the actual nominees, the big winners here are Bridge of Spies and Carol, both of which earned nine nominations. For Carol, this is just another impressive score, but this was a pleasant surprise for Bridge of Spies. More...

2015 - Awards Season: Independent Spirit Awards - Nominations

November 25th, 2015


Awards Season begins with the Independent Spirit Awards nominations. There were definitely some surprise nominees this year, but that also meant there were some unfortunate snubs as well. The overall leader was Carol, which just opened this past weekend. This is great timing and should help its box office numbers, as well as its chances throughout Awards Season. Its six nominations were one ahead of Beasts of No Nation and Spotlight. (One of Spotlight's was the Robert Altman Award, which has no nominations, just one winner.)


Box Office
Box Office
Box Office
11/20/2015 Carol Director of Photography $12,711,491 $23,801,198 $36,512,689
8/23/2013 Paradies: Glaube Director of Photography $4,416 $536,461 $540,877
6/9/2006 A Prairie Home Companion Director of Photography $20,342,852 $6,373,339 $26,716,191
3/30/2001 Spy Kids Dialogue Editor $112,692,062 $85,000,000 $197,692,062
Movies: 4Totals:$145,750,821$115,710,998$261,461,819