Alton Walpole is an electric filmmaker with more than thirty years of experience

New Mexico Film Works - February 10, 2016

Alton Walpole is an electric filmmaker with more than thirty years of experience with a background as cinematographer, editor, and producer. He was the UPM and Line Producer for the Academy Award winning production of CRAZY HEART with Best Actor winner Jeff Bridges. He also was the UPM on THE BOOK OF ELI with Denzel Washington. In 2012 he was the UPM and Line Producer on the biography of Steve Jobs, titled “jOBS”. In 2013 he worked as the UPM on the film “JANE GOT A GUN” with Natalie Portman and “THE REACH” with Michael Douglas. Walpole has managed film and television productions with both large and small budgets including the television pilots for WILDFIRE and LONGMIRE. He recently completed ten episodes of “DIG” for NBC Universal (now airing on USA) and is currently working on “WAR ON EVERYONE”. He was also the Unit Production Manager on a trilogy of films titled THE HORROR CHRONICLES and Cinematographer/Editor of “PAHA SAPA: The Struggle for the Black Hills” a documentary made for HBO. He is a member    of the Director’s Guild of America. He resides in Santa Fe, NM, where he is the owner of Mountainair Films Inc.