Benoît Delhomme

Benoît Delhomme (born 28 August 1961) is a French film cinematographer who has also worked in American and British films. He graduated from the École nationale supérieure Louis-Lumière in 1982. He was assistant cameraman on Jean de Florette and Manon des sources (1986) and became director of photography on feature films in the early 1990s. He was nominated for the César Award for Best Cinematography in 1998 for Artemisia. During the 2000s, he worked more and more for English-speaking movies. He won the Special Jury Prize at the International Film Festival Chicago 2001 for And there, what time is it? And the AFI Award for Best Cinematography in 2005 for The Proposition.

Benoît Delhomme
Born (1961-08-28) 28 August 1961 (age 60)
Years active1986 – present


Year Title Director Notes
1993 The Scent of Green Papaya Tran Anh Hung
Comment font les gens Pascale Bailly
1994 L'irrésolu Jean-Pierre Ronssin
1995 Cyclo Tran Anh Hung
Circuit Carole Emmanuelle Cuau
1996 When the Cat's Away Cédric Klapisch
Family Resemblances
1997 Artemisia Agnès Merlet Nominated- César Award for Best Cinematography
1999 Miss Julie Mike Figgis
The Loss of Sexual Innocence
The Winslow Boy David Mamet
With or Without You G. Stubbs
2000 Sade Benoît Jacquot
2001 Mortel Transfert Jean-Jacques Beineix
Play Anthony Minghella
What Time Is It There? Tsai Ming-liang
2002 Adolphe Benoît Jacquot
L'Idole Samantha Lang
2003 Rencontre avec le dragon Hélène Angel
2004 Podium Yann Moix
The Merchant of Venice Michael Radford
2005 The Proposition John Hillcoat AACTA Award for Best Cinematography
2006 Breaking and Entering Anthony Minghella
2007 1408 Mikael Håfström
2008 The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas Mark Herman
2010 Chatroom Hideo Nakata
Shanghai Mikael Håfström
2011 Kiss, His First Ilkka Järvi-Laturi
One Day Lone Scherfig
The Son of No One Dito Montiel
Wilde Salomé Al Pacino
2012 Lawless John Hillcoat
2014 A Most Wanted Man Anton Corbijn
The Theory of Everything James Marsh Nominated- Satellite Award for Best Cinematography
2016 Free State of Jones Gary Ross
2018 At Eternity's Gate Julian Schnabel
2020 Minamata Andrew Levitas

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