Celebrated DOP Manoj Kumar Khatoi has been making waves in the film industry with his unique vision and approach to cinematography. Born and raised in a small town in Odisha, Khatoi has come a long way from his humble beginnings to working in multiple film industries across languages and genres.
In a recent interview, Khatoi shared his journey to becoming a renowned DOP, stating that he always had a passion for storytelling and visuals. He began his career in the industry as an assistant cameraman and worked his way up, learning and refining his craft on the job.
Khatoi’s upcoming projects have been generating buzz in the industry, with his versatility as a DOP being showcased across various languages and genres. From the critically acclaimed Netflix series “Mismatched” and “Mismatched-2” to the latest Amitab bachan film “Uunchai,” his work has been receiving critical acclaim and recognition.
In “Uunchai,” Khatoi’s cinematography has been praised for elevating the emotional impact of the film, highlighting his ability to create cinematic magic through his unique vision.
Director Nitya Mehra, who worked with Khatoi on “Mismatched,” also praised his contributions to the series’ success, stating that his approach to cinematography sets him apart in the industry.
Khatoi’s inspiring journey from a small town in Odisha to becoming a celebrated DOP in the film industry serves as a testament to his dedication and passion for his craft. His work continues to captivate audiences and inspire fellow filmmakers.