Teacher Profile

Ben Richardson


A British cinematographer who is best known for the feature films Beasts of the Southern Wild and The Fault in Our Stars. Some of his other credits include: 1922 and Wind River.

2019 Nominee ASC Award, Outstanding Achievement in Cinematography in Episode of a Series for Commercial Television, Yellowstone, Episode: "Yellowstone: Daybreak"

2012 Nominee Camerimage Golden Frog, Main Competition, Beasts of the Southern Wild

2013 Winner Film Independent Spirit Award, Best Cinematography, Beasts of the Southern Wild

2012 Winner Sundance Film Festival, Cinematography Award, Dramatic, Beasts of the Southern Wild