Enrique Chediak

Enrique Proper Chediak (born 1967) is an Ecuadorian cinematographer.[1]

Enrique Chediak
Enrique Proper Chediak

Years active1995–present
Notable work
127 Hours

Life and careerEdit

Chediak was born in Quito, Ecuador. He studied communication science in Santiago de Chile and photography in Madrid before studying film at New York University[2] from 1992 to 1996. He participated in the production of American Southern—released in 1995 and directed by John Joshua Clayton—as a Cameraman. Another film he worked on in 2010, the drama 127 Hours, was based on a true story. Chediak collaborated with the British cinematographer Anthony Dod Mantle and was subsequently nominated for several awards, including the 2011 British Academy Film Award for the Best Cinematography.


  Denotes films that have not yet been released
Year Title Director Notes
1995 American Southern John Joshua Clayton
1997 Hurricane Streets Morgan J. Freeman Sundance Award for Best Cinematography - Dramatic
1998 Frogs for Snakes Amos Poe
Desert Blue Morgan J. Freeman
The Faculty Robert Rodriguez
2000 Boiler Room Ben Younger
Songcatcher Maggie Greenwald
2001 3 A.M. Lee Davis
The Safety of Objects Rose Troche
2002 The Good Girl Miguel Arteta
Brown Sugar Rick Famuyiwa
2004 Chronicles Sebastián Cordero
A Home at the End of the World Michael Mayer
2005 Down in the Valley David Jacobson
2006 The Alibi Kurt Mattila
Matt Checkowski
Turistas John Stockwell With Peter Zuccarini (Underwater footage)
2007 28 Weeks Later Juan Carlos Fresnadillo
The Flock Andrew Lau
2009 Rage Sebastián Cordero
The Assailant João Daniel Tikhomiroff
2010 Repo Men Miguel Sapochnik
Charlie St. Cloud Burr Steers
127 Hours Danny Boyle with Anthony Dod Mantle
Nominated — BAFTA Award for Best Cinematography
2011 Intruders Juan Carlos Fresnadillo
2013 Europa Report Sebastián Cordero
Red 2 Dean Parisot
2014 The Maze Runner Wes Ball
César Chávez Diego Luna
2016 The 5th Wave J Blakeson
Deepwater Horizon Peter Berg
2017 American Assassin Michael Cuesta
2018 Bumblebee Travis Knight
2019 Lady and the Tramp Charlie Bean
2021 Voyagers Neil Burger Post-production


Year Title Distributor Notes
2014 Babylon Channel 4 4 episodes

Short FilmsEdit

Year Title Director
1996 Conception David Sigal
Memorial Day Daniel Carey
Boom Morgan J. Freeman
1997 Angels Don't Know Carlos Hagerman
1999 Rilo Kiley: The Frug Morgan J. Freeman
2000 The Cherry Picker

Other creditsEdit

Year Title Director Role
2003 View from the Top Bruno Barreto Additional photography
2005 Zathura: A Space Adventure Jon Favreau Director of photography: second unit
2007 Satan Andrés Baiz Associate producer

Awards (selection)Edit


External linksEdit