Alexandra is a director based in New York City. Her work has been recognized by the Wasserman Foundation, National Board of Review, ITVS, Corporation for Public Broadcasting, the British Council, and the Tribeca Film Institute.
She received her BFA from NYU's Tisch School of the Arts and began her career at Vice. She went on to run a filmmaking workshop for refugees in Greece with an NGO supported by the European Commission and Stavros Niarchos Foundation. Her work has been featured in Filmmaker Magazine, Woman and Hollywood, NPR, and the New York Times.
She has directed and shot projects for John Frieda, Maybelline, Cole Haan, Vox Media and Refinery29.
Alexandra recently directed and produced the feature documentary, The Candidates, an official selection of DOC NYC, Big Sky, and IFFBoston. It will have its US broadcast debut later this year.
She is finishing up a short documentary supported by ITVS and the Tribeca Film Institute about subsistence hunting in the age of climate change, as told through the eyes of a teenage girl in rural Alaska.
Interview with FIlmmaker Magazine “The Film Brings Audiences Both The Joys And Pains Of Our Political System Via High School”
Interview with Women and Hollywood
The Candidates featured in the New York Times’ Metro Section “New York Today”
Hair Talks - Chelsey Luger featured in Vox Creative Studios "In Native American Culture, Hair Meets Soul Meets Body..."
“At The Mercy Of It All” premieres at NPR Music - “stunning short film”
“Charlie” premieres on No Budge “Shades of black, never clarity, until the last shot, of a child looking up.”
“I’m Forgetting” premieres at Impose Magazine “capturing the hard-to-reach excitement of homegrown live music”