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Alex Gibney was born on October 23, 1953 in New York City, New York, USA as Philip Alexander Gibney. He is a producer and director, known for Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room (2005), Taxi to the Dark Side (2007) and Gonzo: The Life and Work of Dr. Hunter S. Thompson (2008). See full bio »
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Won 1 Oscar. Another 20 wins & 30 nominations. See more awards »

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 2014 30 for 30: Soccer Stories (TV Series) (producer - 1 episode) (announced)
- Ceasefire Massacre (2014) ... (producer)
 2015 Janis: Little Girl Blue (Documentary) (producer) (filming)
 2015 Return to Timbuktu (Documentary) (producer) (filming)
 2014 Sunshine Superman (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2014 Edge of Eighteen (TV Series documentary) (producer)
 2014 Death Row Stories (TV Series documentary) (executive producer - 5 episodes)
- Rough Justice in the Big Easy (2014) ... (executive producer)
- Killer Cop (2014) ... (executive producer)
- Blood & Water (2014) ... (executive producer)
- Ride to the Rescue (2014) ... (executive producer)
- Innocence and the Intern (2014) ... (executive producer)
 2014 Finding Fela! (Documentary) (producer)
 2013 The Armstrong Lie (Documentary) (producer)
 2013 We Steal Secrets: The Story of WikiLeaks (Documentary) (producer)
 2013 History of the Eagles Part One (Documentary) (producer)
 2012 Venus and Serena (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2012 Mea Maxima Culpa: Silence in the House of God (Documentary) (producer)
 2011 Biba! One Island, 879 Votes (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2011 The Last Gladiators (Documentary) (producer)
 2011 Magic Trip (Documentary) (producer)
 2011 Catching Hell (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2011 Magic Trip: Ken Kesey's Search for a Kool Place (Documentary) (producer)
 2010 Client 9: The Rise and Fall of Eliot Spitzer (Documentary) (producer)
 2010 Freakonomics (Documentary) (segment producer)
 2010 My Trip to Al-Qaeda (Documentary) (producer)
 2010 Casino Jack and the United States of Money (Documentary) (producer)
 2009 Dirty Business (Video documentary) (producer)
 2009 Money Driven Medicine (Documentary) (producer)
 2008 Gonzo: The Life and Work of Dr. Hunter S. Thompson (Documentary) (producer)
 2007 Mr. Untouchable (Documentary) (producer)
 2007 Love Comes Lately (executive producer)
 2007 Taxi to the Dark Side (Documentary) (producer)
 2007 No End in Sight (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2006 The Human Behavior Experiments (TV Movie documentary) (producer)
 2006 The House Is Burning (producer)
 2006 Herbie Hancock: Possibilities (Documentary) (producer)
 2006 Who Killed the Electric Car? (Documentary) (consulting producer)
 2005 Behind Those Eyes (Documentary) (producer)
 2005 Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room (Documentary) (producer)
 2005 Independent Lens (TV Series documentary) (producer - 1 episode)
- Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room (2005) ... (producer)
 2004 Lightning in a Bottle (Documentary) (producer)
 2003 The Blues (TV Series documentary) (series producer)
 2003 The Soul of a Man (Documentary) (producer)
 2002 The Trials of Henry Kissinger (Documentary) (producer)
 2001 Brooklyn Babylon (executive producer)
 2000 The Kennedy Center Presents: Speak Truth to Power (TV Movie documentary) (producer)
 2000 Soldiers in the Army of God (Documentary) (senior producer)
 2000 The Huntress (TV Series) (executive producer - 1 episode)
- Pilot (2000) ... (executive producer)
 1999 The Sexual Century: Sexual Explorers (TV Movie) (producer)
 1999 The Sexual Century: The Sexual Revolution (TV Movie) (producer)
 1998 AFI's 100 Years... 100 Movies: Love Crazy (TV Special documentary) (producer)
 1997 The Fifties (TV Mini-Series documentary) (executive producer)
 1992 The Pacific Century (Documentary) (producer)
 1988 Manufacturing Miracles (Short) (producer)
 1980 The Ruling Classroom (producer)
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[at the completion in 2010 of 'The Road Back', a biography of Lance Armstrong] And then this story took a wild turn as former teammates began to come forward, and there was suddenly a grand jury federal investigation and possible criminal indictments...We put the film aside and waited 'til the smoke cleared and then I got a call from Lance Armstrong and he said all this is true, I've been lying ... See more »

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Dedicated his Oscar win for Best Documentary for Taxi to the Dark Side (2007) to Dilawar, the 22-year-old Afghan taxi driver on whom the documentary is based. See more »

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