Anand Krishnamoorthi

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Anand Krishnamoorthi
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Anand Krishnamoorthi in Chennai
Occupation Sound designer, sound editor, Production sound mixer, Actor, Screenwriter
Years active 1990–present

Anand Krishnamoorthi is an Indian film sound designer, sound editor and production sound mixer.

Early life[edit]

Krishnamoorthi first appeared in Mani Ratnam's film Anjali [1] and later made appearances in several other films, notably May Madham, Sathi Leelavathi, Aasai, Thalapathi and several Tamil TV Serials till 1995.[2]


Anand obtained a Bachelor of Science in Visual Communication from the Loyola College, Chennai and a master's in Electronic Media from the Anna University, Chennai. He later obtained an M.A. in Film and Television Production from the University of Bristol in 2005.[3]


Krishnamoorthi assisted Tamil Film Director Balu Mahendra from 2001-2002.[1] After his M.A., Krishnamoorthi also worked as a Sound Trainee with the British Broadcasting Corporation from 2005-2006.[1]

Krishnamoorthi reentered mainstream Tamil Cinema as a Production Mixer for Marmayogi which was later shelved after pre production in 2008. He then handled Dialogue Editing and Sound for Unnaipol Oruvan (English: Someone Like You) [4] in 2009 wherein he also made a brief appearance on screen as an IIT dropout turned hacker.

Krishnamoorthi was the Supervising Sound Editor on Vishwaroopam, directed by Kamal Hassan, which was produced in Auro 3D format.[5] He later led the ADR for the popular film Kalyana Samayal Saadham. He co-directed On a Quest,[6] a film produced by the Chinmaya Mission on the life of Chinmayananda Saraswati which received a limited release around the world. He has directed a shortfilm of Suicide Counselling, an eye opener for students with sucidial tendencies.


Sound designer


  1. ^ a b c "Archive News". The Hindu. Retrieved 2016-12-01. 
  2. ^ "Archived copy" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on 2016-04-07. Retrieved 2012-11-08. 
  3. ^ Shilpa Rathnam March 9, 2011  (2011-03-09). "Blast from the past : Simply Chennai, News - India Today". Retrieved 2016-12-01. 
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  5. ^ Verma, Vishal (1 February 2013). "Vishwaroop Movie Review - Action packed high budget popcorn". IndiaGlitz. 
  6. ^ "Quest". 1980-01-01. Retrieved 2016-12-01. 
  7. ^ Sebastian, Shevlin (3 August 2014). "The Life and Times of Swamiji". The New Indian Express. 

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