Alex Newton is a filmmaker living in Savannah Georgia, raised in Pennsylvania of Catalan and Texan descent. He has worked in independent film distribution for Cinetic, Cinedigm, and Drafthouse Films, and is a freelance editor for clients including Digitas, Vice, and The New York Times. His short films have played at festivals that include Savannah, Breckenridge, HollyShorts, IndieGrits, and the Art Monastery Of Italy, and have been featured on such sites as Cinephilia And Beyond and Directors Notes. He has been published by the monthly film magazine Bright Wall/Dark Room. 

He is currently editing a feature-length documentary, and developing two feature films.