Neil D’Cunha is an Indian Cinematographer in Malayalam cinema. Mollywood is the Film Industry which is based in Kerala and uses Malayalam. He was born in Kochi (Cochin), India. He went to The High Range School in Munnar. Being a photography lover, he decided to take admission in B.A. Multimedia.
He completed his graduation from St. Joseph College of Communication, located in Changanassery, Kerala. He got married to Mary Miranta Figarez on 19 February 2015. His wife is a Physiotherapist at Lourdes Hospital, Kochi. He is also the father of a one-year-old adorable daughter. Neil's career in Malayalam Film Industry as a cinematographer started in 2013 with the movie named Ni Ko Nja Cha.
This movie was released on 4 January 2013. It tells the story of three friends, starring Sanju, Sunny Wayne, Poojitha Menon, Praveen Anidil, Sija Rose, Parvathy Nair, and Rohini Mariam Idicula. He worked in Housefull after Ni Ko Nja Cha. Housefull is a story of a police constable, Ananthan, who is looking for a woman to get married.
He meets Emily and marries her. Just after marriage, they find out that they can't have babies. They decide to undergo treatment. Eventually, Emily gets pregnant with quadruplets. Next, he did Doore, which got released in the same year. After working in Doore, he did Philips and the Monkey Pen directed by
and Shanil Muhammed.
In 2014, he only worked in one movie –
. He got three movies in 2015. The first one is
, a successful film. The second film he did is Uttopyayile Rajavu, and the third one is Jo and the Boy. Jo and the Boy also won two awards. Neil worked in two films named Monkeys and Kochouva Paulo Ayyappa Coelo in 2016.
He lives in Kochi, Kerala.