Alex Kondracke attended NYU Graduate Film School. Her student film, Ice Fishing won a jury prize at the Sundance Film Festival in 2000. Alex worked as a cinematographer on several documentaries and verité television shows until she became an ABC/Disney directing fellow. Alex then went on to write and produce Showtime’s The L Word and later HBO’s Hung. She is also the director of the musical feature, Girltrash: All Night Long.