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Alex Herz has a long history as a writer, director & editor and has loved films and filmmaking from a very early age. His passion lies primarily in narrative fiction films and documentaries about those who don’t often have their stories told.

Alex's first feature film, "A Normal Life," was independently produced at age 19 and subsequently picked up for distribution by Indie Rights Films.  He is currently a senior at Northwestern University, where he is majoring in Radio, Film, and TV.