Alex Pissios is passionate about the film industry, mainly on how it benefits the community in general. He believes that a sturdy film business is beneficial to all those who participate in it. His happiness is mostly revolves around different movies, acting and what the film business brings to those who are committed to showcase their talent.
In 2011, Alex Pissios founded Cinespace Chicago Film Studios alongside his uncle Nick Mirkopoulos. Together they built a 70-acre studio that has been used to host more than 40 television and movie projects. All through the years, Cinespace Chicago Film Studios has ensured to continue training and giving access to all those locally interested in the film sector.
Also, Pisssios attracts and partners with other production companies for continued success in the industry. Some of the professional companies he and his uncle Nick Mirkopoulos have worked with include AbelCine, 321 Fast Draw and two post production companies, including Bam Studios and Periscope Post & Audio.
To ensure success and creation of more jobs in his locale, Alex Pissios has a 24-week crew solid training program. It includes 33 West Side Youth who show up and about 60% of them are deeply into getting fully attached to the film business. In 2013, Cinespace Chicago Film Studios benefited more when it partnered with DePaul University three soundstages. Through the School of Cinematic Arts, Pissios and his partners were able to invest up to $2 million in several TV shows.
Among the famous films produced by Cinespace Chicago Film Studios, together with other soundstages, include Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, Divergent, among others. Today, Alex Pissios film studios contains at least 36 soundstages and has been featured in Chicago Magazine as one that has created thousands of jobs in Hollywood and other films. Additionally, Alex Pissios has helped create billions of dollars in the film business.