Anil Mehta is a cinematographer, director, and writer of Bollywood movies. He has studied cinematography from Pune at the Film and Television Institute of India. ‘ Lagaan’ (2001), ‘’Veer-Zaara (2004), Jab Tak Hai Jaan (2012), Khamoshi: The Musical (1996), and ‘’Saathiya (2002) are his shootings. His first featured film was “ Aaja Nachle”, starring Madhuri Dixit, Konkona Sen Sharma, Akshaye Khanna, and Kunal Kapoor, produced by Yashraj Films, which released on 9 November 2007. He won the Film Award for Best Cinematography for the film Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam (1999).

His cinematography career includes - Ae Dil Hai Mushkil (2016), ‘ Shaandaar’ (2015), ‘ Badlapur’ (2015), Finding Fanny (2014), ‘ Highway’ (2014), Jab Tak Hai Jaan (2012), ‘ Cocktail’ (2012), ‘ Rockstar’ (2011), Wake Up Sid (2009), ‘ Marigold’ (2007), Kabhi Alvida Naa Kehna (2006), Veer-Zaara (2004), Kal Ho Naa Ho (2003), Saathiya (2002), Agni Varsha (2002), Lagaan (2001), Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam (1999), Khamoshi: The Musical (1996), and The Cloud Door (1994). He is the writer of the movie ‘Agni Varsha’ (2002) and has directed “Aaja Nachle” (2007).