Edward Lachman

Cinematographer, Film cinematographer

1948 –

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Who is Edward Lachman?

Edward Lachman, A.S.C. is an American cinematographer. Lachman is mostly associated with the American independent film movement, and has served as director of photography on films by Todd Haynes and I'm Not There in 2007 and Steven Soderbergh such as Erin Brockovich. His other work include Desperately Seeking Susan in 1985 as well as Robert Altman's last picture A Prairie Home Companion in 2006. Lachman has also worked on several non-American films, including two documentaries by Wim Wenders and La Soufrière by Werner Herzog.

In 1989, Lachman co-directed a segment of the anthology film Imagining America.

In 2002, Lachman co-directed the controversial Ken Park with Larry Clark. He is a member of the American Society of Cinematographers.

In 2013 He produced the series of collaborating videos for the new Daft Punk Album Random Access Memories.

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Born
Mar 31, 1948
Morristown
Also known as
  • Ed Lachman
  • Edward Lachman A.S.C.
  • Edward Lachman Jr.
Nationality
  • United States of America
Profession
Education
  • Bachelor of Arts, Harvard University
    ( - 1965)
  • Bachelor of Fine Arts, Ohio University
    Painting
Lived in
  • Morristown

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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