Alex Backstrom

Who is Alex


A New York City based Grip and Electric with dreams of becoming a DP and one day a director. With the constant drive to learn and improve, Alex continues to work on his own projects while working freelance to pay the bills. The dream to watch his own films in festivals pushes Alex everyday. 


Being a part time employee at Scheimpflug Rentals has taught Alex the ins and outs of the production lights used by everyone in the industry. His ability to problem solving and work fast has been his greatest asset on set and in life.