Alexander Alexandrov entered the industry professionally at the emerging time of pro digital cinema, noticing an opportunity for filmmakers like him to execute their projects in ways not possible earlier. He started to work on projects in Hollywood while learning under industry's leading directors and cinematographers. Alexander was constantly honing his craft, continuously shooting projects he was passionate about to grow his portfolio and showcase his vision, as he would say – “to get hired for who you are, rather than to just get work” and established himself as a working director.
alexander describes his visual style as cinematic, sensitive, unique visuals and provoking emotional response.
As an experienced feature film cinematographer Alexander is capable of shooting projects huge and intimately small offering a unique blend of directing and cinematography skills. He also likes to shoot photographs - character driven portraits and editorials.
He has collaborated with such unique brands and artists as Nicola Formichetti, Delorean Motor Company, Minimale Animale to name a few. In general, he prefers unique projects he can find heartbeat within to immerse himself in creating something unique, stirring emotional response from the viewer and leaving a memorable footprint.
Alexander sees filmmaking as a challenging yet extremely rewarding profession that allows us to celebrate life in many creative ways. His work style is staying effective, humble, doing it for joy and ultimately letting the work speak for itself.
Originally from Russia, Alexander is now based in Los Angeles and work around the globe.