Oscar & Emmy award winner Alex Gibney, known for his gripping, deeply insightful documentaries, is regarded as one of the most accomplished non-fiction filmmakers working today. He received a Best Feature-Length Documentary Oscar for Taxi to the Dark Side, a Best Director nomination from the DGA, as well as a Writer's Guild award for Best Screenplay. Alex received another Academy Award nomination for Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room, and served as an Executive Producer for the Academy Award nominated No End In Sight.
His current film, Zero Days, which premiered at The Berlin Film Festival and was acquired by Magnolia Pictures, was shortlisted for the 2017 Academy Award for Best Documentary Feature. In 2015 Going Clear: Scientology and the Prison of Belief, premiered at Sundance and went on to win 3 Emmys. Other films include We Steal Secrets: The Story of WikiLeaks; Gonzo: The Life and Work of Dr. Hunter S. Thompson; The Armstrong Lie; Sinatra: All or Nothing At All; Steve Jobs: The Man in the Machine, Finding Fela; My Trip to Al Qaeda; and Client 9: The Rise and Fall of Eliot Spitzer.
Mea Maxima Culpa: Silence In the House Of God earned 3 Emmy Awards, while Catching Hell, produced for ESPN, was nominated for a Sports Emmy for Outstanding Sports Documentary.
Alex is also the Executive Producer of two current streaming series; The New Yorker Presents for Amazon and Cooked for Netflix with Michael Pollan.