The Oscars: Best Cinematography Winners

A complete list of all films to win an Oscar for Best Cinematography. Years 1936-1966 have two winners: black and white, and color. The Cinematographer is in the notes.

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There are 21 films in this list released in the 1940s.

  • Rebecca
  • The Thief of Bagdad
  • How Green Was My Valley
  • Blood and Sand
  • Mrs. Miniver
  • The Black Swan
  • The Song of Bernadette
  • Phantom of the Opera
  • Laura
  • Wilson
  • The Picture of Dorian Gray
  • Leave Her to Heaven
  • Anna and the King of Siam
  • The Yearling
  • Great Expectations
  • Black Narcissus
  • The Naked City
  • Joan of Arc
  • Battleground
  • She Wore a Yellow Ribbon
  • The Third Man