From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Owen Roizman, A.S.C. (born 22 September 1936) is a cinematographer and a member of the Board of Governors of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. He is also a member of the American Society of Cinematographers (ASC). Roizman is known for collaborating with film directors William Friedkin, Sydney Pollack and Lawrence Kasdan. Description above from the Wikipedia article Owen Roizman, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.