The man behind Close Encounters and Sugarland Express


He has worked with directors such as Woody Allen, Michael Cimino and Robert Altman. Created the unforgettable images for films such as: Deliverance, The Deer Hunter, McCabe and Mrs. Miller, The Rose and The Witchess of Eastwick. But we will remember him for his contribution, behind the camera, on both Sugarland Express and Close Encounters of the Third Kind: Vilmos Zsigmond.


He hasn't been very active lately, but he has a long career behind him and this interview with TCM we found, sums it up very nicely:

http://www.tcm.com/this-month/article/67242%7C0/Interview-with-Vilmos-Zsigmond-Oscar-winning-cinematographer-.html

He won the academy award for his contribution to Close Encounters of the Third Kind. Here's his acceptance speech:



Ronny.

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