Aneil is currently directing SURGE, his first feature starring Ben Whishaw and produced by Rooks Nest for BBC Films and BFI.

In television, he recently completed the closing three episodes of TOP BOY for Netflix, made by Cowboy Films and due to air in September 2019. Before this, he directed the opening block of PURE, produced by Drama Republic for Channel 4.

In 2016, Aneil directed the short films WORK, financed by Film4, which is BIFA nominated for Best Short, and SWITCH financed by Film London. This followed his 2013 short film BEAT which screened at festivals worldwide.