Robert Elswit

won an Academy Award for his cinematography on the Paul Thomas Anderson's 'There

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Robert Elswit is a cinematographer from California. He is best known for his work on the films There Will Be Blood, for which he won an Oscar, and Good Night and Good Luck, for which he was nominated for an Oscar. He also shot on the the films Magnolia, Memoirs of a Geisha, Nightcrawler, Boogie Nights, ET the Extra-Terrestrial, The Town, Mission: Impossible Ghost Protocol, Michael Clayton, Punch-Drunk Love, and Inherent Vice, and contributed to special effects on the films Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back, and Return of the Jedi.