Alex lives in Brooklyn, NY. His films have screened at IFF Boston, Hot Docs, DOCNYC, New Orleans FF, UnionDocs, and on The Documentary Channel and BBC News. Alex wrote, directed, and acted in the forthcoming short narrative,LA NOCHE BUENA, which was shot in Havana, Cuba, with the support of the Princess Grace Foundation.
As director of photography, he shot Keith Miller's WELCOME TO PINE HILL with Lily Henderson and Begoña Colomar (Grand Jury, Slamdance 2012) and FIVE STAR with Ed David (Best Editing, Tribeca 2014). Alex is an avid photographer and greatly enjoys the darkroom. He holds an MFA in Integrated Media Arts afrom Hunter College (CUNY) and an active member of the Brooklyn Filmmakers Collective and the Meerkat Media Collective.
Special shout to my mom, Lourdes Ramirez-Crusellas