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 war films in this list.

  • A Farewell to Arms
  • Gone with the Wind
  • Mrs. Miniver
  • Joan of Arc
  • Battleground
  • From Here to Eternity
  • The Bridge on the River Kwai
  • The Longest Day
  • Lawrence of Arabia
  • Ship of Fools
  • Doctor Zhivago
  • Barry Lyndon
  • Apocalypse Now
  • The Killing Fields
  • Glory
  • Schindler's List
  • Legends of the Fall
  • Braveheart
  • The English Patient
  • Saving Private Ryan
  • Pan's Labyrinth