Baba Azmi

Sayyid Baba Azmi is an Indian film cinematographer and member of the Akhtar-Azmi film family.[1] He is the child of the poet and lyricist Kaifi Azmi. Even though he is not as well known as his sister Shabana Azmi, he has used his lenses in films such as Arjun, Beta, Dil, Tezaab, Mr. India, Akele Hum Akele Tum and Pukar.[2]

Baba Azmi
RelativesSee Azmi family

He started his career in mid 1970s, assisting Ishan Arya his first cousin, in Telugu films, starting as light boy. He worked with Arya for 10-12 Telugu films, before he got an independent break.[3]


  1. THE DYNAMIC DYNASTIES: What would the world of films be without them? Archived 2010-02-10 at the Wayback Machine Screen, 22 September 2000.
  2. Oneida Entertainment
  3. Riddhi Doshi (29 December 2010). "Unknown stars: Baba Azmi, cinematographer". IBNLive. CNN-IBN. Archived from the original on 15 April 2015. Retrieved 30 April 2014.

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