Summary

Alex Gittleson is a spirited, resourceful and versatile content creator. He has expertise in budgeting and scaling projects from the development phase to execution, delivery and distribution in the network, cable and feature film arenas.

Credits

10/15 – Current

Development Producer (Field Producer, Field Director and Camera Operator) – Quixotic Endeavors

Details
10/15 – Current

Conceptualized, produced and directed shoots for OTT-focused series content

10/15 – Current

Producer (Field Producer, Field Director and Camera Operator ) Harry Benson: Shoot First

Film (Theatrical) — Quixotic Endeavors Details
10/15 – Current

PRODUCER, Harry Benson: Shoot First distributed by Magnolia Pictures | New York, NY • Produced, shot and field directed components of a feature documentary on photojournalist Harry Benson • Through post production, I facilitated the passage to an international film festival run, theatrical run and comprehensive principal delivery to Magnolia

10/15 – Current

Producer (Field Producer, Field Director and Camera Operator) Coked Up!

Film (Theatrical) — Quixotic Endeavors Details
10/15 – Current

PRODUCER, Coked Up! currently in post-production | New York, NY • Produced and field directed elements of an authorized documentary alongside Coca-Cola on the brand history and culture • Created a marketing playbook and negotiated a budget from Coke for self-distribution and promotion of the film

10/15 – Current

Director of Photography (Producer, Field Director and Camera Operator) Tell A Woman

Film (Theatrical) — Quixotic Endeavors Details
10/15 – Current

DP/PRODUCER, Tell a Woman currently in production | New York, NY • Produced and field directed a branded feature doc alongside Estee Lauder on global beauty perceptions

10/15 – 6/16

Post Producer – Quixotic Endeavors

Details
10/15 – 6/16

POST-PRODUCER, Crazy About Tiffany’s distributed by Gravitas Ventures | New York, NY Post-produced and delivered a branded feature doc alongside Tiffany & Co domestically and internationally

12/13 – 11/15

Development Producer (Field Director and Camera Operator) – Lincoln Square Productions

Details
12/13 – 11/15

DEVELOPMENT PRODUCER | New York, NY • Worked alongside networks to shoot, pre-produce and field direct sizzles for pilot/series pitches

7/15 – 10/15

Senior Producer (Field Director, Field Producer and Camera Operator) Beyond The Parks

DESTINATION AMERICA — Reality/Doc (TV) — Lincoln Square Productions Details
7/15 – 10/15

SENIOR PRODUCER, Beyond The Parks for Destination: America | Wyoming, Alaska, San Francisco, Hawaii • Pitched, shot and produced the special and worked with Disney to follow the deal through pilot green light and pre-production rollout • Pre produced and field directed an hour long special in four locations (Alaska, Hawaii, Wyoming and San Francisco), fulfilled all brand asks in the production and hired/managed a team while staying in budget

3/15 – 7/15

Producer (Camera Operator) Next Step Realty 1

ABC FAMILY — Reality/Doc (TV) — Lincoln Square Productions Details
3/15 – 7/15

PRODUCER, NEXT STEP REALTY: NYC for ABC FAMILY | New York, NY • Organized and oversaw segment production, story and shoot schedules for ten one-hour episodes • Selected and distributed gear to outfit the field team while establishing and maintaining workflow

Media

  • Crazy About Tiffany's - Official Trailer

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Education

Class of '08

University of Scranton

Bachelor's Degree in History and Film/Television Production

My Gear

  • 16-35mm 2.8 Canon EF Lens
  • 24-105mm 4.0 Canon EF Lens
  • 5D Mark III
  • 70-200mm 2.8 Canon EF Lens
  • Camera Brace
  • Lighting Kit
  • Sennheiser Shotgun Mic
  • Sennheiser Wireless Lav kits
  • Tripods
  • Zoom Audio Recording

Skills

  • Branded Content
  • Cable
  • Camera Operating
  • Collaborating
  • Development
  • Digital
  • Directing
  • Documentary Production
  • Field Directing
  • Field Producing
  • Interview
  • Network
  • Photography
  • Pilot Production
  • Pre-producing
  • Producing
  • Production
  • Shooting
  • Sizzle Production
  • Sponsored Content
  • Story Producing
  • Studio Production
  • Writing