Emmanuel Lubezki

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Birthday
21, 1964
Birthplace
Mexico City, Mexico
Birth Sign
Cancer
Birthday
21, 1964 (age 54)
Birthplace
Mexico City, Mexico

About

Cinematographer commonly referred to as "Chivo" who won the Academy Award for Best Cinematography for Gravity (2013),  Birdman (2014) and The Revenant (2015). He is renowned for his pioneering use of long takes and fluid camera movement.

Before Fame

He was a film student at Centro Universitario de Estudios Cinematográficos in Mexico City.

Trivia

He won the Oscar for Best Cinematography three straight years, becoming the first cinematographer ever to accomplish this feat. 

Family Life

His father is actor Muni Lubezki. He has siblings named Pola and Alejandro. He married publicist Lauren Beth Strogoff. 

Associated With

He has worked with director Terrence Malick on several films, including The New World (2005) and The Tree of Life (2011).