1. Sofia Mamani | Corriendo Conmigo
  2. T-Mobile | Magenta Edge

Short Form
  1. Starr
  2. Teeth
  3. Neptune’s Dreams

  1. Alienación
  2. La Vieja Quinta
  3. Ovejas y Lobos (Post-Production)


Born and raised in Lima, Perú, Alex Fischman Cárdenas is a short-form filmmaker passionate about telling often unheard, intimate and honest stories. 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 (T-Mobile, Adidas, Waze, Uber, UN). In 2022 Alex signed with Greenpoint Pictures for US representation for Commercials and Branded Content.

Let’s work together!


Neptune’s Dreams

A collaboration with Jacob Jonas the Company for the series. This one is about Neptune waking up from a dream.

Director: Alex Fischman Cárdenas
Choreography & Staging: Jonah Bokaer
Featuring Collaborators: Jonah Bokaer and Michael Trusnovec
Director of Photography: Gabriel Crawford Connelly
Music By: Gavin Brivik, Philip Daniel, Luanne Homzy
Sound Design: IXYXI
Producer / Assistant Director: Adrian Sobrado
Producers: Jonah Bokaer Choreography, Michael Trusnovec
1st AC: Idil Eryurekli
Gaffer: Henry Wolf
Steadicam: Sam Stephan
Editor: Duke Nova
Color: Mikey Pehanich
Stylist: Alon Cameron
Production Designer: Sophia Uehara
Location: Jersey Shore Arts Center - Ocean Grove, NJ
Site Reps: Nichole Nappi, Matthew DeSantis
Production: Brickhead
Producers Circle: Jonah Bokaer Arts Foundation - Board of Directors

Jacob Jonas The Company
Executive Producer/Creative Director: Jacob Jonas
Producers: Jill Wilson, Emma Rosenzweig-Bock,
Associate Producers: Joy Isabella Brown, Francisco Cruz, Steve Hackman, Emily Kikta, Rubberlegz, Anibal Sandoval, Mike Tyus, Peter Walker
Fashion Director: Christian Stroble

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