"In the studio original method of training cameramen."
In 1961 he graduated from the Faculty of VGIK (A. Halperin).
In 1961-1962 took a series of stories on the Leningrad studio newsreel.
Since 1962 - director of photography "Mosfilm".
Anatoly Mukasey is a member of the Presidium of the Russian Academy of Motion Picture Arts "Nika". In 1986 was awarded the State Prize of the USSR - for cinematography in the film "Scarecrow". In 2009, he received the honorary title of "People's Artist of Russia" - for his contribution in the field of arts.