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Linus Sandgren

Best known as a Cinematographer based on credits in that role in 8 films, with $894,351,799 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #127)
Best-known technical roles: La La Land (Cinematographer), American Hustle (Cinematographer), Joy (Cinematographer), The Hundred-Foot Journey (Cinematographer), Promised Land (Cinematographer)
Most productive collaborators: John Legend, Ryan Gosling, Damien Chazelle, Emma Stone, Jordan Horowitz

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Career Summary

Box Office
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In Technical RolesCinematographer8$419,504,181$474,847,618$894,351,799

Latest Ranking on Selected Box Office Record Lists

Top Grossing Cinematographer at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 101-200) 130 $419,504,181
Top Grossing Cinematographer at the International Box Office (Rank 101-200) 126 $474,847,618
Top Grossing Cinematographer at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 101-200) 127 $894,351,799

See the Acting Credits tab for all Acting Box Office Records and the Technical Credits tab for all Technical Box Office Records.

2016 - Awards Season - And the Oscar Goes to... La La Land Moonlight!

February 26th, 2017


It’s Oscar night and we were live blogging the show. Read on the the highlights of what turned out to be a crazy night. More...

2016 - Awards Season: Oscars - Nominations - Final Look

February 26th, 2017

La La Land

It’s Oscar night and we will be live blogging the show. Before that, let’s take a last look at the nominations with a few annotations. Nominees in italics are those that have received the most votes from our readers so far in our Oscar contest (which is open to new entries until noon, Pacific, today—enter now!). Bold films are those films I think will win. Meanwhile, those that are Underlined are those I want to win. Not all categories have underlined nominees, because not all categories have someone I’m cheering for, or because there are two nominees I couldn’t pick between. More...

2016 - Awards Season: BAFTA - Winners - La La Lands on Top, Again

February 12th, 2017

La La Land

The BAFTA winners were announced on Sunday and there were very few surprises to talk about. La La Land again won the most awards with five, while only two other films, Lion and Manchester by the Sea, earned more than one award. They each won two. More...

2016 Awards Season: Oscar Nominations

January 24th, 2017

La La Land

The Oscar nominations were announced starting at 5:18 am Pacific time. Nothing is good that early in the morning. Worse still, it’s a boring year for nominations with very few surprises worth talking about, especially in the biggest categories. Leading the way was La La Land with 14 nominations, tying the record. More...

2016 - Awards Season: BAFTA - Nominations

January 11th, 2017

La La Land

The BAFTA nominations were announced and it should come as no surprise what film lead the way... La La Land with 11 nominations, Nocturnal Animals and Arrival are tied for second with nine nominations a piece. More...

All Technical Credits

Box Office
Box Office
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11/2/2018 The Nutcracker and the Four Realms Cinematographer $0 $0 $0
10/12/2018 First Man Cinematographer $0 $0 $0
12/9/2016 La La Land Director of Photography $151,101,803 $276,863,840 $427,965,643
12/25/2015 Joy Director of Photography $56,451,232 $44,682,827 $101,134,059
8/8/2014 The Hundred-Foot Journey Director of Photography $54,235,441 $40,035,047 $94,270,488
12/13/2013 American Hustle Director of Photography $150,117,807 $107,760,487 $257,878,294
4/5/2013 6 Souls Director of Photography $0 $708,753 $708,753
1/4/2013 Promised Land Director of Photography $7,597,898 $4,796,664 $12,394,562
Movies: 8Totals:$419,504,181$474,847,618$894,351,799