oscars_24_César Charlone

Uruguayan-born Brazilian film director, screenwriter, actor and cinematographer César Charlone earned an Academy Award nomination in the Best Cinematography category for his work on Fernando Meirelles’ highly regarded Brazilian crime drama City of God. Charlone would go on to direct his first feature film, The Pope's Toilet, which was selected by Uruguay as the country’s official submission for the 80th Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film race. A year earlier, he was invited to join the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.

Best Cinematography, City of God, 76th Academy Awards, Nominated 

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