1. T-Mobile // Magenta Edge
  2. Uber // Everyday Giants

Short Form
  1. Starr
  2. Teeth
  3. Neptune’s Dreams
  4. Sofia Mamani (Post Production)

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


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 filma 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 Greepoint Pictures for US representation for Commercials and Branded Conent.

Let’s work together!



A short documentary on Teeth, who a year after COVID-19 ravaged New York, reflects on his legacy as the city's best subway dancer.



A Film by Alex Fischman Cárdenas & Gabriel Crawford Connelly
Production Company: Brickhead
Starring: Ikeem "Teeth" Jones
Director: Alex Fischman Cárdenas
Editor / Cinematographer: Gabriel Crawford Connelly
Producers: Alex Fischman Cárdenas, Adrian Sobrado, Max Grovit
Composer: Gavin Brivik
Color: Joseph Bicknell
Sound Mix & Design: Diego Carriquiry
Additional Sound Mix: Miles Crawford
Assistant Camera: Allie Iacono, Cece Chan
Unit Production Manager: Kristiana Priscantelli
Additional Editing: Kamila Daurenova
Special Thanks: Gabrielle Blix, Zach Tabori