Elwin van Alst

After graduating with Honours from Ryerson University’s Film Production program in Toronto, Canada, Elwin returned to his home country of the Netherlands to rediscover his Dutch roots and expand his network and experience across the international media market. He has already gained over six years of experience in commercial, television and film productions on projects in Canada and the United States, and is currently seeking new production opportunities in his home country of The Netherlands to further his career in media production while expanding his international network.

Over the past year, Elwin has worked as a Producer and Assistant Director on projects for Martin Garrix, Armin van Buuren and Philips Consumer Electornics.

Portfolio

YouTube Video

Martin Garrix & Dean Lewis - Used to Love

Assistant Director
YouTube Video

Europe Remembers - The Island

Producer
YouTube Video

Europe Remembers - Operation Market Garden

Producer
YouTube Video

Martin Garrix & Blinders - Breach (Walk Alone)

Assistant Director
YouTube Video

Martin Garrix & Dyro - Latency

Producer
YouTube Video

Martin Garrix - Access

Assistant Director
YouTube Video

Martin Garrix & Pierce Fulton ft. Mike Shindoa - Waiting For Tomorrow

Producer
YouTube Video

W&W ft. Armin van Buuren - Ready to Rave

Assistant Director
Media Project 2

WVB 24/7 Documentary Series

Producer & Camera
Vimeo Video 1

The Impassioned - A Documentary on The Greatest Fans In The World

Assistant Producer
Vimeo Video 1

TED / IBM - Jonathan Rezek’s Story

Production Technician
YouTube Video

Motionball - #NoGoodWay

Production Technician
Vimeo Video 1

Canada Goose - FDNY

Production Coordinator
YouTube Video

WestJet - 12 Flights of Christmas

Production Technician
YouTube Video

IKEA - 4 Degrees

Camera Assistant
YouTube Video

WestJet - Seat City (Las Vegas)

Production Technician
YouTube Video

Arkells - Streets of Toronto

Production Assistant
YouTube Video

Weber Grills - Dock Party

Production Assistant
YouTube Video

WestJet - 'WestJetter'

Production Coordinator
Vimeo Video 1

UA - What Does It Take

Camera Assistant
Vimeo Video 1

Visa Checkout - Mini Sticks

Production Assistant
Vimeo Video 1

Quaker - Snow Studio

Production Technician
Vimeo Video 1

Escape Gravity - Pole Vault Apeldoorn

Camera
YouTube Video

UA CYBL - Rising Stars 2018

Camera

Resume

CV Available For Download Below

Experience

Lukkien Philips Team
January 2019 - September 2019

Jr. Producer / Assistant Producer

In 2019, Elwin joined the dedicated Philips Production Team within Lukkien as a Jr. Producer. This team focused on ensuring brand and quality consistency across all Philips brand categories, while providing an efficient production workflow between the Philips asset producers and the production resources & facilities at the Lukkien Studios.

Martin Garrix - BYLAW EP Music Video Series
October 2018

Producer / Assistant Director

Elwin’s first project in the Netherlands was with no other than global EDM star Martin Garrix. As a lead up to Amsterdam Dance Event 2018, Elwin worked closely with MM8 Agency to plan and execute this high-profile music video series under intense creative and logistical pressure, including accompanying a splinter team to the island of Tenerife. The team produced 5 videos over a 12 day period.

studio m digital productions
2016-2018

Production Technician

Elwin’s work ethic as a PA landed him his first full-time position. Working directly with the Head of Production, Elwin provided his insights and support to all studio departments and productions, including pre-production planning, production logistics, and production gear and resources. He has been an invaluable asset to running a smooth and efficient shoot.

Education

Ryerson University - School of Image Arts
2013 - 2017

BFA, Film Production (Honours)

Elwin graduated with honours from Ryerson University’s Film Production program, one of North America's most competitive film schools. Its curriculum balances academic film theory and practical hands-on experience, allowing its graduates to transition into a professional career in one of North America’s largest film and television markets.

Vancouver Film School
2011

Summer Intensive

A comprehensive introduction to the key facets of filmmaking through lectures and hands-on production. Students gain on-set experience, attend production meetings, and work within state-of-the-art production studios.

Contact

Get in Touch

+31 6 36 57 53 17

Amsterdam, NL

elwin@elwinvanalst.com

Freelance Available

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