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Ayananka Bose is an Indian cinematographer of Bollywood movies. He studied cinematography at the Film and Television Institute of Tamil Nadu, Chennai. He won the best cinematographer of Zee Cine Awards for the movie Kites in 2011.[1]

Ayananka Bose
Born23 January
Other namesBose


Early lifeEdit

Bose was educated at the Film and Television Institute of Tamil Nadu and then received his early training from ace cinematographer & director Rajiv Menon. He has worked as an assistant director to Menon in Kandukondain Kandukondain (2000).

He then started assisting Ravi K. Chandran in movies like Dil Chahta Hai, Kannathil Muthamittal, Koi... Mil Gaya, and Boys. He worked as the first assistant cameraman in Lakshya, camera operator in Black and associate cinematographer in Yuva before becoming independent.[2]

His first movie was Paheli starring Shah Rukh Khan and Rani Mukerji. He is one of very few cinematographers in India who works on TV commercials and movies regularly.[3]


Awards and nominationsEdit

External linksEdit


  1. ^ Holla, Anand (8 April 2018). "Small talk: Keeper of the frame". Mumbai Mirror.
  2. ^ Chandran, Ravi K (28 July 2009). "Cinematographer's choice". Hindustan Times. Retrieved 30 December 2018.
  3. ^ Nadadhur, Srivathsan (1 July 2017). "Ayananka Bose talks on Duvvada Jagannadham and beyond" – via