ABOUT ALEX

ALEX is a writer and a director whose work has screened at Rotterdam, American Film Festival (Wroclaw), BAFICI, Belfast, Cucalorus, Bam Cinemafest, New Orleans FF, Vimeo Staff Picks, MUCH Music Awards, Berlin Music Video Awards and more. Moving between narrative fiction, commercials, music videos, and unclassifiable experimental work, his projects are unified by a comedic sensibility combined with an elaborate visual style. Alex has collaborated with the beloved Cocoon Central Dance Team, acclaimed performers like John Early, Reggie Watts, Kate Berlant, Joe Pera, and a slew of talented UCB alums, as well as musical acts like the electronic pop duo PURITY RING. His latest film, SNOWY BING BONGS ACROSS THE NORTH STAR COMBAT ZONE, a mid-length dance comedy space odyssey (a movie) co-directed with Rachel Wolther, premiered at BAMCinemafest in 2017 and has been screening at festivals all over the world. Filmmaker Magazine wrote that Rachel and Alex, "brought an astonishing level of visual invention," and Moveable Feast called it "a film that doesn't immediately adhere to the laws of gravity". Together with Wolther, Alex was named in FILMMAKER MAGAZINE'S 25 NEW FACES OF INDEPENDENT FILM and was selected for the 2018 SUNDANCE SCREENWRITERS LAB, the Sundance Producers Summit, and the IFP Project Forum for their upcoming feature NOBODY NOTHING NOWHERE, a comedy about a non-person named Ruth.
 
PRESS
DEADLINE | IFP 2018 Announced
DEADLINE | 2018 Sundance Screenwriters Lab Fellows Announced
FILMMAKER MAGAZINE | 25 New Faces of Independent Film
MOVEABLE FEAST | INTERVIEW: "Staying A Step Ahead With The Snowy Bing Bongs"
THE HOLLYWOOD REPORTER | REVIEW Snowy Bing Bongs
INDIEWIRE | 'Swiss Army Man' Directors Back Psychedelic Comedy Musical
NEW YORK TIMES | Noteworthy 'Bing Bongs'
INDIEWIRE | 20 Movies Define 2017 Indie Cinema
VILLAGE VOICE | Holiday Watch List
BROOKLYN MAGAZINE | BAM Directors
TIME OUT NY | Brooklyn Comedy Fest Presents 'Snowy Bing Bongs'
STEREOGUM | Purity Ring New Video
PITCHFORK | Sparkling Heartsigh
NOISEY | Mesmerizing Video Heartsigh
VULTURE | Inside 'Snowy Bing Bongs'
NYLON | CCDT explain what a Bing Bong is
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