AUSTRALIA // Dion Beebe, ASC, ACS, is an Australian born, South African raised cinematographer whose diverse body of work spans the last three decades in numerous genres and categories of the moving image.
A graduate of the Australian Film, Television and Radio school, Beebe was first nominated for an Academy Award for Achievement in Cinematography for Rob Marshall’s CHICAGO and later went on to win the award for his work on Memoirs Of A Geisha.
Beebe is also a two times BAFTA Award winner for Best Cinematography (Memoirs Of A Geisha & Collateral) and winner of the American Society of Cinematographers Award (Memoirs Of A Geisha).
In Australia he has won eight ACS Golden Tripod Awards and is the recipient of four Australian Film Institute Awards including the AFI’s Byron Kennedy Award.
Currently, Beebe has just completed photography on I AM WOMAN with his wife and director Unjoo Moon and has Mary Poppins Returns in theatres. Awaiting release later this year is Gemini Man, Beebe’s collaboration with director Ang Lee.
On top of working with directors Rob Marshall and Michael Mann, Beebe has also collaborated with directors Jane Campion, Martin Campbell, Michael Bay, Niki Caro, and Doug Liman, among many others.
Beebe is also highly prolific in the world of music videos and commercials, having shot videos for Beyonce, Rihanna, Lana Del Rey and the Arctic Monkeys as well as shooting spots for brands such as Burberry, Guinness, Apple, Victoria’s Secret, and BMW.
He received the Bronze Lion at Cannes last year for his work on the Burberry campaign. Beebe lives in Los Angeles with his wife, Unjoo, and their son, Axil.”