Why Famous: Noted for his collaborations with Steven Spielberg, Kamiński has worked on his films since 1993. In that year he provided the cinematography for "Schindler's List", for which he won the Academy Award for Best Cinematography.
Kamiński won this second Oscar for Spielberg's "Saving Private Ryan" in 1998.
- 1995-05-20 "Broadcast News" actress Holly Hunter (37) weds cinematographer Janusz Kaminski (35)
- 2004-01-12 Two-time Oscar-winning cinematographer Janusz Kaminski (44) weds ABC-TV correspondent Rebecca Rankin in Los Angeles
- 1993-11-30 "Schindler's List", American historical drama film directed by Steven Spielberg and starring Liam Neeson, Ben Kingsley, and Ralph Fiennes, premieres in Washington, D.C. (Academy Awards Best Picture 1994)
- 1994-03-21 66th Academy Awards: "Schindler's List", Tom Hanks & Holly Hunter win
- 1994-06-02 Indonesian censors ban Steven Spielberg's "Schindler's List"
- 1997-02-23 NBC TV shows "Schindler's List" completely uncensored, 65M watch
- 1998-07-24 "Saving Private Ryan", directed by Steven Spielberg, starring Tom Hanks, Edward Burns and Matt Damon, is released (Academy Awards Best Director 1999)
- 1999-01-24 56th Golden Globes: "Saving Private Ryan", Jim Carrey, and Cate Blanchett win