Alex Schein (M.A. Media Studies, The New School) is the Director of Digital Communications for the School of Arts & Sciences at the University of Pennsylvania.
He has served as part-time faculty at Temple University and the School of Design at the University of the Arts in Philadelphia. As the sole proprietor of SkyHunter Media, he has directed and produced numerous promotional films for organizations, independent artists, and institutions. His solo-produced documentary film, Making Sense, profiles the rising maker and micro-manufacturing movement in Philadelphia and made its world premiere in New York City at the 2014 DOC NYC Film Festival.
As a professional songwriter and music producer for over 10 years, Schein has had songs from his self-produced album Speed of Light featured in the feature film Bilal’s Stand (Sundance Film Festival 2010) as well as on ESPN, NBC Sports,
and in Big UP Productions' films by Emmy-Award director Josh Lowell