Alex Halstead is a Chicago-based Director of Photography.
In the past five years, Alex has focused on shooting narrative projects, including 25 shorts and 3 features. When not shooting fiction, he focuses on documentary, dance for film, and experimental projects. When not working as a DP, Alex often works as a gaffer for commercials, music videos and shorts.
Alex’s third feature, Rendezvous in Chicago has been accepted into many national festivals and as screened at the Gene Siskel in addition to Chicago’s Movies in the Park series this summer: showing April 29 & 30 in Humboldt Park.
Recently Boy Z Idaho premiered on PBS for their film school shorts program.