Alexei Berteig graduated from the prestigious Canadian Film Centre Writer’s Lab, and developed a number of scripts for North American producers and worked as story editor on a number of high profile projects. After coming to Beijing in 2003, he continued writing for producers in Asia. His background in storytelling informs his current work as a Cinematographer. He has shot TVC and Microfilms for clients including Maybelline, L’Oreal, BMW, Mercedes, Adidas, HP, Motorola, Haier and others, documentary projects for Discovery, BBC, and French TV, as well as a slew of short film projects. Alexei and his Chinese wife currently live in Beijing with their two daughters.