Alex Swerdloff is a Brooklyn-based journalist, writer, and filmmaker. He is a former Staff Writer of Vice Media’s MUNCHIES and has been published in Vice Magazine, Civil Eats, Eater, and Splitsider. Alex has a B.F.A. in Film and TV Production from New York University and completed the Columbia Journalism School’s Publishing Course. He was the co-founder of an award-winning sketch comedy group that sold a web series pilot to MSN. As a director and producer, Alex focuses on documentary filmmaking, although he would be more than happy to tell you about his idea for a sitcom following the escapades of a sentient, time-travelling canoe.