Alex is an award-winning commercial director, writer, producer, and author. Born in Canada and raised in Europe - she's a third culture kid. She studied film in Stockholm and began her career as a director and writer working along side Swedish film and TV series writer and director Johan Brisinger. As a commercial director, she was awarded the Saatchi & Saatchi First Cut Award for best new directorial talent. Alex's children's book is internationally published and she's written a memoir, two features, created two original series, and two short films. Alex was awarded the CA Award of Excellence for her work on the cover art of her memoir Unfold Your Soul.
Alex recently wrote, directed and produced a short film called Blue Hour - a reflective tale about a teenage boy during the pandemic.
Sum of Me - quarterfinalist in the Filmmatic - Pitch Now Screenplay Competition.
Stella - TV series - previously optioned.
Alex speaks five languages, she's a palliative and hospice care volunteer and swims in open waters with dolphins and humpback whales when life permits.
After 13-year-old Stella and her friend Iris are attacked by a dangerous killer, Stella has a close encounter of the third kind and is swept away to a mysterious other world. Stella soon learns that she can look back into her own world and even communicate, so she sets her sights on going back to save Iris and her community from a serial who has gone unchecked for decades.
SUM OF ME
Claire's successful life is turned upside down when she finds out she has six months to live. Her only hope of survival is a kidney transplant but she discovers that she has been adopted and her only living biological relative is serving time in jail.