Alex Newton is an editor and director living in Savannah Georgia, raised in Pennsylvania of Catalan and Texan descent. He has worked in independent film distribution for Cinetic, Cinedigm, Studio Ghibli, Rooster Teeth, and Drafthouse Films, and has served as a freelance editor for clients including Digitas, Vice, and The New York Times. His features and short films have played at festivals that include Savannah, Orlando, New Haven, 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. 

Alex is a Professor of Film and Television at the Savannah College Of Art And Design.