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Michael Alfuso

Action Sports & Documentary Filmmaker

San Francisco, CA, USA
Our visual work embraces the raw sensibility and youthful energy of action sports. By fusing documentary film making with narrative cinema, we create an inclusive sense of community, allowing viewers to experience the sport itself as well as appreciate the lives of the athletes. Our work concentrates on athletic subcultures and encourages viewers to consider these activities as providing a sense of purpose and community.

Work Experience

Alfuso Film

Director / DP

Alfuso Film focuses on Action Sports and Documentary filmmaking. We offer affordability to growing niche sports and activities, along with comparable quality to the larger boutique production companies. Our work concentrates on athletic subcultures and encourages viewers to consider these activities as providing a sense of purpose and community. Alfuso Film blends documentary film making with narrative cinema to create an inclusive sense of community, allowing viewers to experience the sport itself as well as appreciate the lives of the athletes.

- Action Sports
- Documentary
- Live Event
- Music Videos
- Commercial
November 2008 - Present Los Angeles, California, United States

Abec11

Videographer/Editor

Directing, filming, and editing promotional videos for products & team riders. Directing, filming, editing documentaries of team riders and skateboard events. Manage social media accounts (Instagram, Facebook, Twitter) for both Abec11 Wheels and JET Skateboards.
January 2011 - Present Huntington Beach, California, United States

Arbor Skateboards

Videographer, Editor, Photographer

I spent part of summer 2012 documenting the travels of the Arbor skate team. Directed, filmed, and edited the 2012 Arbor Skateboards "Get Elevated Tour."
August 2011 - January 2012 Venice, California, United States

Cal State Northridge Career Center

Videographer/Editor

Co-Directing, filming, and editing of promotional videos for the school's internal distribution.
October 2010 - February 2012 Northridge, California, United States

Education

Cal State Northridge

BA

August 2008 - December 2012 Northridge, California, United States

Awards

Kata Bags

New Faces - February

2013

Skills

Action Sports, Adobe Premiere Pro , Camera Operation, Cinematography, Documentary, Extreme Sports, Filmmaking, Final Cut Pro, Glidecam, Photography, SONY FS700, Video Editing,