Alex Mallis

Alex Mallis
Workshop Instructor

Alex is a filmmaker in Brooklyn, NY. His films have screened at IFF Boston, Hot Docs, DOCNYC, New Orleans FF, UnionDocs, and on The Documentary Channel and BBC News. Alex also co-created the widely viewed and shared short documentaries Right Here All Over, exploring the community and culture of Occupy Wall Street, and Into the Streets, about the People’s Climate March and Flood Wall Street. Most recently, Alex wrote, directed, and acted in the short narrative, La Noche Buena, which was shot in Havana, Cuba, with the support of the Princess Grace Foundation.

As director of photography, he shot Keith Miller's Welcome to Pine Hill (Grand Jury, Slamdance 2012) with Lily Henderson and Begoña Colomar and Five Star (Best Editing, Tribeca 2014) with Ed David. Alex is an avid photographer and greatly enjoys the darkroom. He holds an MFA in Integrated Media Arts from Hunter College (CUNY) and an active member of the Brooklyn Filmmakers Collective and the Meerkat Media Collective.

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