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Aniruddha Roy Chowdhury

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Other names  Tony Chowdhury
Years active  1987–present
Role  Film director
Occupation  Director, producer
Name  Aniruddha Chowdhury

Awards  National Film Award for Best Feature Film, National Film Award for Best Feature Film in Bengali
Movies  The Endless Wait, Buno Haansh, Aparajita Tumi, Anuranan, Piku
Similar  Shantanu Moitra, Anindya Chatterjee, Chandril Bhattacharya, Arindam Sil, Samaresh Majumdar

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Aniruddha Roy Chowdhury (Bengali: অনিরুদ্ধ রায় চৌধুরী, nickname Tony) is a Bengali film director. He is the director and producer of multiple Bengali films, having received several awards for them.


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Aniruddha Roy Chowdhury has been involved in the world of film making since 1987; directing and designing television software, and moving on to producing and directing television commercials for leading multinationals and domestic companies.

He has produced ads for Philips, Britannia, Coke, Nestle, Hero Honda, Hindustan Levers, and other brands.

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Chowdhury began shooting in August 2006 for his first film, Anuranan, the first Bengali film to be shot in London. The film premiered at the 2006 International Film Festival of India. It was also screened at the Cannes International Film Festival, the 2007 Mumbai Academy of Moving Images Film Festival, the Bollywood And Beyond Film Festival and the Independent South Asian Film Festival. Anuranan received positive reviews from the critics. Chowdhury received the Aravindan Puraskaram award for best debut director for Anuranan. In 2008, he won the Emerging Film-Maker Award at the Santa Cruz Film Festival for Anuranan. His second film, Antaheen was released in January 2009 and was screened at the 2009 Mahindra Indo-American Arts Council Film Festival. It went on to win four National Film Awards in 2009, including one for Best Film. His next project was Aparajita Tumi, his adaptation of Sunil Gangopadhyay's Dui Nari Hate Torobari. The film starred Prasenjit Chatterjee, Padmapriya, Kamalinee, Chandan Roy Sanyal, Kalyan Roy and Soumitra Chatterjee.


  • Anuranan (2006)
  • Antaheen (2008)
  • Ekti Tarar Khonje (2010) (Producer)
  • Aparajita Tumi (2012)
  • Buno Haansh (2014)

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  • Indian National Award (President’s Award) -‐ Golden Lotus (Best Film)
  • Also won 3 other National Awards – Best Cinematography, Best lyrics and Best female playback singer
  • Was showcased by the Government of India to represent the country in festivals and trade fairs around the world.
  • The film was mentioned in the BFI, Sight & Sound magazine(UK), in the films to watch for 2009 listing.
  • Was part of the official selection in the Indian Panorama, IFFI, 2009
  • Traveled to festivals like -‐ MIAAC, Closing Night Film, New York; Chicago South Asian Film Festival; Bollywood and Beyond, Stuttgart; Shanghai International Film Festival; International Film Festival of Kerala, India; International Film Festival of India (IFFI), Goa, Indian Panorama section; 3rd Eye Asian Film Festival, Competition Section, Mumbai

  • The Aravindan Puraskaram -‐Best Debutant Director, 2007
  • The Best Emerging Director -‐ Santa Cruz Film Festival, California, 2007
  • President’s (Indian National) Award -‐ Best Bengali Film, 2006
  • Traveled to festivals like -‐ Santa Cruz Film Festival, California; Bite the Mango Film Festival, UK; Bollywood and Beyond, Germany; New York Arab and South Asian Film Festival; International Film Festival of India (IFFI), Goa; Osian's Cinefan, Delhi
  • References

    Aniruddha Roy Chowdhury Wikipedia