American Society of Cinematographers announces lifetime achievement award winners
Cinematographers Dean Cundey, Eduardo Serra (pictured above) and Richard Rawlings, Jr. will receive lifetime achievement awards from the American Society of Cinematographers, the ASC announced on Thursday.
The awards will be presented at the ASC Awards ceremony on Feb. 1 in the Ray Dolby Ballroom at the Hollywood & Highland center.
Cundey, who will receive the ASC's Lifetime Achievement Award, has served as director of photography on “Who Framed Roger Rabbit,” “Back to the Future,” “Apollo 13,” “Jurassic Park” and a number of films with John Carpenter, including “Halloween,” “The Fog” and “Escape From New York.”
Portuguese cinematographer Serra, who will be given the International Achievement Award, was nominated for Oscars for “The Wings of the Dove” and “The Girl With the Pearl Earring,” His other films include “Jude,” “What Dreams May Come” and “Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 1 and Part 2.”
Rawlings, who will be presented with the Career Achievement in Television Award, has worked on TV series including “Charlie's Angels,” “L.A. Law,” “Boston Public,” “Gilmore Girls” and “Desperate Housewives.”
Nominations for the competitive ASC Awards will be announced on Jan. 3.