P. N. Sundaram

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P. N. Sundaram
Born (1928-03-18) 18 March 1928 (age 89)
Panangatri, Malabar District, Madras Presidency
Died March 22, 2010(2010-03-22) (aged 82)
Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
Occupation Cinematographer, film director
Spouse(s) Parvathy
Awards Tamil Nadu State Film Award for Best Cinematographer

P. N. Sundaram (18 March 1928 – 22 March 2010)[1] was an Indian cinematographer who worked in over 200 films in Tamil, Telugu, Kannada, Malayalam and Hindi film industries. He started his career as a camera assistant at the Vijaya Vauhini Studios in the 1950s and later assisted A. Vincent in the field of cinematography.[1] He was one of the founding members of Film Employees Federation of South India (FEFSI) and served as the president of the South Indian Cinematographers Association (SICA).[2] Sundaram has also directed a few films including seven in Malayalam. During his career he won the Tamil Nadu State Film Award for Best Cinematographer for his work in the 1968 film Uyarndha Manidhan.


  1. ^ a b Moviebuzz (23 March 2010). "Cameraman P N Sundaram passes away". Sify. Retrieved 15 October 2013. 
  2. ^ "P N Sundaram passes away". The Times of India. 23 March 2010. Retrieved 15 October 2013. 

External links[edit]

P. N. Sundaram on IMDb