Who is Alex?
Alex Bartz is an upcoming filmmaker, writer, and director. Written and Directed by Bartz, his first short film, The Flashback (2018), has received awards from Los Angeles Independent Film Festival, USA Film Festival, NOVA Film Festival, Southern Arizona Film Festival, New Hope Film Festival, Accolade Film Festival, GI Film Festival, and continues to receive recognition for this story about a Vietnam Veteran with PTSD. His comedy script, Lyon’s Den, has been nominated for best teleplay in the 2018 NOVA Film Festival.
His passion for storytelling began as an actor at the age of 12. He has since appeared in numerous commercials such as Capri Sun and Capital One as well as appearing in films such as “Ender’s Game”, and most recently playing the part of Brandon in the Scott Curlee film, “Extraordinary.” His on-camera experience contributed to his success behind the camera.
Previously, Alex created social content for Liberty University’s award-winning marketing department. His newly formed production company, Alex Film Productions, creates commercials and social media content for businesses. Bartz has been a licensed private pilot since 17 and is also an avid mountain biker and alpine skier.
Alex currently works at Disney's Yellow Shoes, the internal ad agency for The Walt Disney Company.