Alex Fischman Cárdenas was born and raised in Lima, Perú. He's passionate about using film to capture intimate and honest stories from diverse characters. At 17, he directed the award-winning short film La Vieja Quinta. After graduating from NYU in 2020 Alex continued to direct short films (Alienación, Ovejas y Lobos) documentaries (Teeth, Starr), and directorial work for (The United Nations, Jacob Jonas The Company, Pangea).
In 2022 Alex signed with Greepoint Pictures for US representation for Commercials and Branded Conent. With them, he’s directed campaigns for Uber and T-Mobile.