Alessandro Pilastrini was born in Rome on February 1986. He began his three-year academic studies in Visual Communication - Sound Design at IED, Istituto Europeo di Design in Rome which ended successfully in July 2011.
In early 2012 he began work in Fandango S.r.l., the well-known Italian cinematographic production and distribution company. He was set to work in the NEW MEDIA division as a post production operator.
In that year he also worked for ABC TV broadcast as a video editor, looking after both audio and video post production of reportage and tv formats. In the spring of 2012 he also started to collaborate with the press agency NRCinema News as HDSLR operator and video editor.
In September 2012 he participated in the 69th Venice Film Festival as HDSLR operator, video editor and reporter for NRCinema News.