Milton Krasner

Milton R. Krasner, A.S.C. (February 17, 1904 – July 17, 1988) was an American cinematographer who won an Academy Award for Three Coins in the Fountain (1954).[1]

Milton R. Krasner, A.S.C.
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Milton R. Krasner (left) and Louise Allbritton on the set of The Egg and I (1947)
BornFebruary 17, 1904
DiedJuly 17, 1988(1988-07-17) (aged 84)


Working in films since the 1930s, Krasner is remembered for his work in the 1950s at 20th Century-Fox, where he photographed many of the studio's technicolor films, including Demetrius and the Gladiators (1954), Désirée (1954), The Rains of Ranchipur (1955), and others. His last film was Beneath the Planet of the Apes (1970).

Some of his memorable films include A Double Life, The Set-Up, All About Eve and The Seven Year Itch.






  • Academy Awards: Oscar, Best Color Cinematography, for Arabian Nights; shared with: William V. Skall and W. Howard Greene; 1943.


  1. ^ Milton R. Krasner at IMDb.
  2. ^ Goble, Alan. The Complete Index to World Film, since 1885. 2008. Index home page.

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