35th ASC Awards – Live Streaming for Free

35th ASC Awards – Live Streaming for Free

The 35th ASC Awards (American Society of Cinematographers) for excellence in cinematography will be held on April 18, 2021. Since this is a virtual event, anyone can attend. Register now for a seat here.

The ASC is the most prestigious society for cinematographers in the USA, and renowned around the world. And each year, this very society awards its most outstanding members and other cinematographers with the ASC Award for excellence in cinematography. Read on for the full list of nominees for the 35th ASC Awards.

35th ASC Awards – Virtual this time

The ASC Awards spotlight a number of categories in which cinematographers can showcase their work. Here’s the full list of nominees for this year’s award season:

Motion Picture, Miniseries, or Pilot Made for Television

  • Martin Ahlgren, ASC for The Plot Against America “Part 6”
  • Anette Haellmigk for The Great “The Great”
  • Pete Konczal for Fargo “The Birthplace of Civilization”
  • Steven Meizler for The Queen’s Gambit “End Game”
  • Gregory Middleton, ASC, CSC for Watchmen “This Extraordinary Being”
“The Queen’s Gambit – End Game” – Image Credit: Netflix – DP: Adriano Goldman, ASC, ABC, BSC

Episode of a One-Hour Television Series – Non-Commercial

  • David Franco for Perry Mason “Chapter 2”
  • Ken Glassing for Lucifer “It Never Ends Well for the Chicken”
  • Adriano Goldman, ASC, ABC, BSC for The Crown “Fairytale”
  • David Greene, ASC, CSC for Impulse “The Moroi”
  • M. David Mullen, ASC for The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel “It’s Comedy or Cabbage”
  • Fabian Wagner, ASC, BSC for The Crown “Imbroglio”
“The Crown – Imbroglio” – Image Credit: Netflix – DP: Fabian Wagner, ASC, BSC

Episode of a One-Hour Television Series – Commercial

  • Marshall Adams, ASC for Better Call Saul “Bagman”
  • Carlos Catalán for Killing Eve “Meetings Have Biscuits”
  • François Dagenais, CSC for Project Blue Book “Area 51”
  • Jon Joffin, ASC for Motherland: Fort Salem “Up is Down”
  • C. Kim Miles, ASC, CSC, MySC for Project Blue Book “Operation Mainbrace”
“Better Call Saul – Bagman” – Image Credit: Netflix – DP: Marshall Adams, ASC

Episode of a Half Hour Series for Television

  • Ava Berkofsky for Insecure “Lowkey Lost”
  • Greig Fraser, ASC, ACS for The Mandalorian “Chapter 1: The Mandalorian”
  • Baz Idoine for The Mandalorian “Chapter 13: The Jedi”
  • Matthew Jensen, ASC for The Mandalorian “Chapter 15: The Believer”
  • Jas Shelton for Homecoming “Giant”
“The Mandalorian – Chapter 15: The Believer” – Image Credit: Disney – DP: Matthew Jensen, ASC

Spotlight Award

  • Katelin Arizmendi for Swallow
  • Aurélien Marra for Two of Us
  • Andrey Naidenov for Dear Comrades!
Still from “Swallow”, DP: Katelin Arizmendi, Image Credit: IFC Films

Theatrical Release

  • Erik Messerschmidt, ASC for Mank
  • Phedon Papamichael, ASC, GSC for The Trial of the Chicago 7
  • Joshua James Richards for Nomadland
  • Newton Thomas Sigel, ASC for Cherry
  • Dariusz Wolski, ASC for News of the World
Yahya Abdul-Mateen II as Bobby Seale in “The Trial of the Chicago 7”, DP: Phedon Papamichael, ASC, GSC, Image Credit: Netflix


  • Michael Dweck and Gregory Kershaw for The Truffle Hunters
  • Egil Håskjold Larsen and Victor Kossakovsky for Gunda
  • Gianfranco Rosi for Notturno
Still from “The Truffle Hunters” – DPs: Michael Dweck and Gregory Kershaw

Live Stream Schedule

The 35th ASC Award will take place virtually, so the first time in the history of the ASC, everyone around the globe will be able to share in the online celebration in their time zone: 

  • 12:30 pm Pacific Time (Los Angeles, Vancouver)
  • 2:30 pm Central Time (Chicago)
  • 3:30 pm Eastern Time (New York, Atlanta, Toronto)
  • 8:30 pm GMT (London)
  • 9:30 pm Central European Time (Paris, Berlin, Prague)
  • April 19: 5:30 am Australian Time (Sydney) 

You can register here for a HD viewing link.

Links: ASC Facebook page | Register here | ASC Homepage

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