Michael Chapman, ASC Honored at Camerimage

Photo credit: Kinga Wasilewska

Cinematographer Michael Chapman, ASC, will be honored with the Lifetime Achievement Award in the next edition of Camerimage, to be held in Bydgoszcz, Poland on November 12-19, 2016.

The new yorker Michael Chapman ASC has shot more than 40 feature films and he was twice nominated for Academy Awards — for his work on «Raging Bull» - 1980 and for «The Fugitive» 1993. Chapman is better known for his collaboration with Martin Scorsese on «Taxi Driver» 1975 and for «Raging Bull» 1980 two landmarks of the american cinema of the 70's.

Full bio: http://www.cinematographers.nl/PaginasDoPh/chapman.htm

Artcicle in the ASC from 2003 when he received his Life Time Achievement Award : http://www.theasc.com/magazine/feb04/sub/

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Michael Chapman working on the set of Raging Bull (1980) with actor Robert de Niro and director martin Scorsese. (photo source ASC web)

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Frame from «Raging Bull» 1980

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Frame from «Raging Bull» 1980

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Frame from «Taxi Driver» 1975

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Frame from «Taxi Driver» 1975