Alex is an award winning Director & Cinematographer who is a visually driven storyteller with a background in commercial video production, music videos, & digital photography.
ALEX KINTER is an award-winning Director & Cinematographer who is a visually driven storyteller with a background in commercial video production, music videos, & digital photography. Alex attended Texas A&M University-Commerce for Art Direction & Photography (2011). He received his certification as Digital Imaging & Post-processing Technician from RED Digital Cinema Education (2012).
Alex entered the mainstream entertainment industry in 2012. He started his career in photography & cinematography and gradually moved into directing music videos, commercial production, marketing, music production, and entrepreneurship. For several years, Alex worked alongside entertainment host, Paul Salfen. Alex and Paul worked on shows such as The Drew Pearson Show, Sports Plus, and Inside Entertainment; as well as notable print publications, Envy Magazine, 944 Magazine, ScoreBoard Monthly, Once Alex gained enough commercial, advertising and industrial experience in the Dallas market, he started a media production company.
Alex proceeded to receive a notable reputation as a commercial director and has worked with brands such as AT&T, Dallas Cowboys, Hublot, Pernot Ricard, Marriott Courtyard, Sonic, MTV, Viacom, and Mercedes Benz. His media company has extended offices and networks in Dallas, Los Angeles, New Orleans, Chicago, New York, and Miami.
Kinter Media specializes in music videos, commercial production, corporate videos, television cinematography, aerial cinematography, motion graphics, photography, digital marketing, and branded content creation. He has also ventured in the film production realm with several partners. Alex recently directed and produced the award-winning short film Poolside, alongside writer/director Erik Schuessler and starring Anne Beyer.
Alex's ambition for the art and experience in the industry has also led him to start acting per some of his music video clients and film comrades in shorts and web-series, most recently in David Lee's music video - Bringing Hippie back. Kinter has filmed and photographed a wide range of celebrities like Sir Richard Branson, Will Ferrel, Zach Galifianakis, Selena Gomez, Dirk Nowitzki, Val Kilmer, Stephen King, Jennifer Hudson, Matthew McConaughey, Taryn Manning, and Paul Oakenfold, just to name a few. With extended business networks and teams in the commercial advertising space, he produces key content pieces and effective video marketing strategies for many established local, national and internationally recognized brands.
Today, Kinter consults for many brands and businesses for their video marketing needs. He also is in development of a couple upcoming features & is a forex day trader.
Official Selection
Poolside
Indie Shorts Awards NYC
New York
2021
Official Selection
Poolside
Indie Shorts Awards Cannes
Cannes
2021
Honourable Mention
Poolside
FILMHAUS
Berlin
2021
Gold Award for Best 1st Time Director of a Short
Poolside
Best Director Award
New York City, New York
2021
Honorable Mention for Indie Short Film
Poolside
Florence Film Awards
Florence
2021
Best Indie Short Film
Poolside
New York Movie Awards
New York City, New York
2021
Silver Award for Indie Short Film
Poolside
Milan Gold Awards
Milan
2021
Best Short Film
Poolside
Andromeda Film Festival
Istanbul
2021
Best Indie Experimental Film (Short)
Poolside
Best Indie Film Award
London, England
2021
Best Short Film
Poolside
Art Film Awards
Skopje
2021
Award of Excellence (Special Mention), Best Women Short
Poolside
IndieX Film Fest
Los Angeles, California
2021
Best Thriller Short, Jury Award of Excellence
Poolside
Indie Short Fest
Los Angeles, California
2021
Platinum Award For Best Mystery Short, Gold Award for Best First Time Director, Gold Award for Best Cinematography, Best Film of the Month (Runner-Up)
Poolside
Independent Shorts Awards
Los Angeles, California
2021
College
Texas A&M University-Commerce
Art Direction w/ Minor in Photography
20072009
College
REDucation Hollywood
Digital Imaging & Post Processing
20132014
College
Collin County Community College
Digital Photography
20092010
College
Richland College
Fine Art Photography
20102011
High School
Wylie High School
Photography
20072009
Birth Date
July 21, 1989
Nickname
AK
Current City
Dallas
Hometown
Dallas, Texas
Height
5'9"
Gender
Male
Ethnicity
Colombian
Eye Color
Green
Zodiac Sign
Cancer
Married To
Elizabeth Parks
Alex is an award winning Director & Cinematographer who is a visually driven storyteller with a background in commercial video production, music videos, & digital photography.