Nitish Roy

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Nitish Roy
OccupationArt director, production designer, costume designer, set director, Director
Awards1983: National Film Award for Best Art Direction: Kharij

1984: National Film Award for Best Art Direction: Mandi
1991: National Film Award for Best Art Direction: Lekin

1991: Filmfare Best Art Direction Award: Ghayal

Nitish Roy is an Indian film art director, production designer, and costume designer in Hindi cinema[1] and a Bengali Film Director, who is also known for his work with art cinema directors, Shyam Benegal, Mrinal Sen and Govind Nihlani, Hindi mainstream cinema, directors like Rajkumar Santoshi, as well as international directors like Mira Nair and Gurinder Chadha. His work (production design, art direction) for Oscar winning Hollywood blockbuster Gladiator fetched international fame for him.[2] Beside art direction, production design and film direction he is an internationally acclaimed architect who has created several film cities such has Ramoji Film City (Hyderabad) Innovative Film city (Bengaluru),Prayag Film City (Kolkata) and several theme parks, amusement parks, museum not only in India but also in countries like Singapore etc.[3]


As production designer/ art director
As Director



  1. ^ Filmography New York Times
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  4. ^ Filmography Film TV Data Base, British Film Institute.
  5. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 19 November 2015. Retrieved 11 November 2015.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)

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