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.
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Lukkien Philips TeamJanuary 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 SeriesOctober 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 productions2016-2018
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.
Ryerson University - School of Image Arts2013 - 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 School2011
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.