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Allen Daviau

Allen Daviau
  • Career: Actor
  • Top celebrities: 5698
  • BirthDate: 1942, 14 of June , New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
  • Spouse: single
  • Zodiac sign: Gemini
  • Facts of life

    The Allen Daviau, is an American cinematographer. Allen Daviau, start his career shooting music and business promos in Los Angeles, subsequent an interest in color television enthused a young Daviau to revise photography. Once he was of age, he started working in photo labs and camera stores including Technicolor. The Allen Daviau also shot his individual still photography and intended the stage lighting for numerous plays and operas.

    His early effort encompassed music promotional movies and student films, in addition to serving as cinematographer for a pop music show in favor of KHJ-TV and running as a still photographer for the group The Monkees. He previously had three self-governing feature credits when Steven Spielberg observes one of his TV shows and hired him to shoot his foremost mainstream characteristic: E.T.: The Extraterrestrial or E.T. The knowledge earned the first of 5 Oscar nominations for Allen Daviau and launched his profession as one of the industry's primary cinematographers.

  • Awards: Nominated Oscar - 1992 for "Best Cinematography for:Bugsy (1991)."
    Nominated Oscar - 1991 for "Best Cinematography for:Avalon (1990)."
    Nominated Oscar - 1988 for "Best Cinematography for:Empire of the Sun (1987)."
    Nominated Oscar - 1986 for "Best Cinematography for:The Color Purple (1985)."
    Nominated Oscar - 1983 for "Best Cinematography for:E.T.: The Extra-Terrestrial (1982)."
    Won Lifetime Achievement Award - 2007 for ""
    Won ASC Award - 1992 for "Outstanding Achievement in Cinematography in Theatrical Releases for:Bugsy (1991)."
    Nominated ASC Award - 1991 for "Outstanding Achievement in Cinematography in Theatrical Releases for:Avalon (1990)."
    Won ASC Award - 1988 for "Outstanding Achievement in Cinematography in Theatrical Releases for:Empire of the Sun (1987)."
    Won Distinguished Career Award - 1997 for ""
    Won BAFTA Film Award - 1989 for "Best Cinematography for:Empire of the Sun (1987)."
    Nominated BAFTA Film Award - 1983 for "Best Cinematography for:E.T.: The Extra-Terrestrial (1982)."
    Won BSFC Award - 1983 for "Best Cinematography for:E.T.: The Extra-Terrestrial (1982)."
    Nominated Best Cinematography Award - 1986 for "for:The Color Purple (1985)."
    Won Excellence in Cinematography Award - 2004 for ""
  • Position in top best awards winner: 1071
  • Films with Allen Daviau: The Caretaker 3D - 2010
    Ringling's Caravan - 2010
    Digital Video Essentials: HD Basics - 2008
    How to Be a Hollywood Player in Less Than Ten Minutes - 2004
    Van Helsing - 2004
    ASC-DCI StEM - 2004
    Olive or Twist 2004 - 2004
    Digital Video Essentials - 2003
    The Routine - 2002
    New Gladiators - 2002
    Sweet - 2001/I
    The Translator - 2000
    The Astronaut's Wife - 1999
    Congo - 1995
    Meat Loaf: Bat Out of Hell II - Picture Show - 1994
    Fearless - 1993
    Bugsy - 1991
    Defending Your Life - 1991
    Avalon - 1990
    Empire of the Sun - 1987
    Harry and the Hendersons - 1987
    The Color Purple - 1985
    Amazing Stories - 1985
    The Falcon and the Snowman - 1985
    The Doors: Dance on Fire - 1985
    Twilight Zone: The Movie - 1983
    Legs - 1983
    Harry Tracy, Desperado - 1982
    E.T.: The Extra-Terrestrial - 1982
    Rage! - 1980
    The Boy Who Drank Too Much - 1980
    The Streets of L.A. - 1979
    Names of Sin - 1975
    Everything You Know Is Wrong - 1975
    Mother Tiger Mother Tiger - 1974
    The Brothers O'Toole - 1973
    Say Goodbye - 1971
    Mooch Goes to Hollywood - 1971
    Amblin' - 1968
    Video Essentials - 1996
    Top Secret! - 1984
    Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom - 1984
    Racing with the Moon - 1984
    Close Encounters of the Third Kind - 1977
    The Trip - 1967/II
    Slipstream - 1967
    Cinema Scene - 2005
    Visions of Light - 1992
    Dark Matters - 2012
    The Godfather - 1972
    The Godfather: Part II - 1974
    Causality - 2004
    A Collaboration of Spirits: Casting and Acting 'The Color Purple' - 2003
    Cultivating a Classic: The Making of 'The Color Purple' - 2003
    Hearts in Atlantis - 2001
    Smoke Signals - 1998
    Lost Forever - 2011
    These Amazing Shadows - 2011
    No Subtitles Necessary: Laszlo & Vilmos - 2008
    Shootout - 2007
    The Road to Damascus: The Reinvention of Bugsy Siegel - 2006
    Cinematographer Style - 2006
    The Informer: Out of the Fog - 2006
    The Art of Imagination: A Tribute to Oz - 2005
    Allen Daviau, ASC on Psychedelic Film Effects - 2003
    Tune in Trip Out - 2003
    E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial: 20th Anniversary Celebration - 2002
    Live at the Shrine! John Williams and the World Premiere of 'E.T.: The Extra Terrestrial': The 20th Anniversary - 2002
    Stanley Kubrick: A Life in Pictures - 2001
    Frank Capra's American Dream - 1997
    The Making of 'E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial' - 1996
    Alien Autopsy: (Fact or Fiction?) - 1995
    Josef von Sternberg, the Man Who Made Dietrich - 1994
    Inventing Grace, Touching Glory - 2003
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