Alex is the Co-Director and Co-Showrunner of the Emmy-nominated IFC comedy series Documentary Now!. He is also the Writer/Producer of the documentary feature Bigger Stronger Faster*, which premiered at the 2008 Sundance Film Festival and won the Special Jury Prize at the Karlovy Vary Film Festival. In 2003, Alex received an Oscar nomination for the short film Johnny Flynton, which he produced and also shot. Alex repeated the role of producer/cinematographer on Green Street Hooligans that won both the Grand Jury Prize and Audience Award at the 2005 South by Southwest Film Festival. Alex has also been the Director of Photography for the Saturday Night Live Film Unit since 1999. Alex is a member of the Director’s Guild of America, the Writer’s Guild of America, the International Documentary Association and the International Cinematographer’s Guild.