Alex graduated Harvard University with a BA in Visual Art. His short film about tank-riding reindeer herders, Songs from the Tundra, won the Grand Jury Prize at the Provincetown International Film Festival and played in competition at IDFA 2009. Alexander recently finished a yearlong Fulbright Fellowship to the Russian Far East to shoot his feature documentary about spirituality and disaster, The Volcano People. His education at AFI is supported by the prestigious Soros Fellowship for New Americans. Alexander Berman was awarded a Sloan Production Award at AFI in 2012 for APP.