Hari Nair is an Indian cinematographer known for his works in Malayalam cinema, Bengali cinema, English cinema, Hindi cinema. Hari graduated from the Film and Television Institute of India (FTII). He was born on 30 March 1965 at Malappuram.His father K.P. Rajgopalan Nair was the head of the department of photography at the Film and Television Institute of India.
Hari, a member of the Indian Society of Cinematographers and graduated from the Film and Television Institute of India and went on to completing many features in different indian languages.
He was awarded the National Award for best Cinematographer for the film Sham’s Vision(Non Feature film), he received his first Kerala state award in Swaham (1994) and second for Ennu Swantham Janakikutty (1997).
|1998||Ennu Swantham Janakikutty||Malayalam|
|1999||Star Bestsellers: First Kill||Hindi|
|2003||88 Antop Hill||Hindi|
|2004||Uuf Kya Jaadoo Mohabbat Hai...||Hindi|
|2004||King of Bollywood||Hindi|
|2005||U, Bomsi n Me||Hindi|
|2009||Zor Lagaa Ke...Haiya!||Hindi|
|2009||The White Elephant||Hindi|
|2014||Balyakalasakhi (2014 film)||Malayalam|
|2015||Rasputin (2015 film)||Malayalam|
|2016||Ithu Thaanda Police||Malayalam|
|2017||K Sera Sera||Konkani|
Awards and nominationsEdit
|1994||Kerala State Film Awards||Best Photography||Won||Swaham|||
|1996||National Film Awards||Best Cinematography for a non-feature film||Won||Sham's Vision|||
|1997||Kerala State Film Awards||Best Photography||Won||Ennu Swantham Janakikutty|||
2018 Goa State Award for Best Cinematography K Sera Sera Konkani Feature
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