Alexandra makes emotional films that seek to touch the audience. She is a visual storyteller who likes to blur the lines between cinema and documentary. She is excellent with actors and elicits real, human performances from professionals and non-professionals alike. Alexandra is half Swedish, half Australian, born in Paris and raised in Zurich.
She holds an undergraduate degree in Drama from the University of Bristol (UK), an MFA in Film Directing from UCLA, and speaks five languages. Alexandra's films have screened at festivals around the world and won numerous awards, including 1st Place at the Student Emmys, an honourable mention from the DGA for best student film directed by a woman and a Gold EDI.
She has won multiple scholarships and grants, and has worked for the Sundance Writers' Lab and Marc Forster.