|Born||30 September 1968|
|Awards|| BSFC Award for Best Cinematography |
2004 House of Flying Daggers
NSFC Award for Best Cinematography
2004 House of Flying Daggers
Satellite Award for Best Cinematography
2005 House of Flying Daggers
|Traditional Chinese||趙 小 丁|
|Simplified Chinese||赵 小 丁|
Zhao Xiaoding (Mandarin pronunciation: [ʈʂâu̯ ɕi̯àu̯tíŋ] ) is a Chinese photographer and cinematographer. He was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Cinematography for his work in the film House of Flying Daggers (2004).
|Year||English Title||Chinese Title||Director||Notes|
|1992||Divorce Wars||离婚大战||Chen Guoxing|
|1994||Fools in Love||爱情傻瓜|
|2002||Spring Subway||开往春天的地铁||Zhang Yibai||With Gao Fei|
|2004||House of Flying Daggers||十面埋伏||Zhang Yimou||Nominated- Academy Award for Best Cinematography |
Nominated- BAFTA Award for Best Cinematography
|2005||Riding Alone for Thousands of Miles||千里走单骑|
|2006||Curse of the Golden Flower||满城尽带黄金甲|
|2008||Kung Fu Dunk||功夫灌籃||Kevin Chu|
|The Children of Huangshi||黄石的孩子||Roger Spottiswoode|
|An Empress and the Warriors||江山美人||Ching Siu-tung|
|2009||A Simple Noodle Story||三枪拍案惊奇||Zhang Yimou|
|2011||The Flowers of War||金陵十三钗|
|2016||The Great Wall||長城||Shared credit with Stuart Dryburgh|
|2017||Once Upon a Time||三生三世十里桃花||Himself||Shared credit with Anthony LaMolinara|
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