ALEX J. MANN is a writer, director and producer exploring the intersection of humanity & technology.
He’s created original content for Participant, SundanceTV, Eko, Crypt TV, Fullscreen, Awesomeness, Hooked, Invisible Narratives and Disney, and branded content for Netflix, Amazon, Verizon, Snapchat, Honda and SoFi. He’s also the founder and CEO of Space Oddity, a content studio whose investors include Snap Inc.
Mann’s work has amassed hundreds of millions of views, been shared by Eli Roth, Adam Levine, Lil Wayne, 50 Cent and Ashton Kutcher, and been featured by CNN, VICE, TechCrunch, The New Yorker, BuzzFeed, Cosmopolitan and Esquire.
Gizmodo describes Mann’s work as “a mix between 2001: A Space Odyssey and Paranormal Activity.” Fast Company named him “the Wes Craven of social media.” CNN says his films “underscore the fears apps instill in our lives.” Adam Levine calls his filmmaking “creativity at its scariest.”
Mann is currently writing a sci-fi thriller feature film for Timur Bekmambetov’s Bazelevs (SEARCHING, UNFRIENDED) that he’s attached to direct, writing and directing an original horror series for Hooked, and creating video content for brands, agencies and startups.