A. SUAREZ LOZANO

WRITER | DIRECTOR

Alejandro is a Spanish film director and writer. He wrote, directed, and produced highly acclaimed short films including THE FISHERMAN and HIDDEN SOLDIER. His films have received 70 international awards, over 300 official selections and nominations, including to Oscar-qualifying festivals. THE FISHERMAN has gone viral online, receiving millions of views.

As screenwriter, Alejandro won in 2016 the Best Feature Project Award with MOGWAI in NAFF Bifan, South Korea and in 2019 he has been quarter-finalist in the prestigious screenplay contests Big Break Final Draft and ScreenCraft Pilot Launch with two other projects.

Alejandro grew up watching his father make Super-8 mm films, which inspired him to become a filmmaker. He began his career in Spain designing storyboards for directors such as Spanish Academy Award winners Achero Mañas and Daniel Monzón. The foundation in film cemented his passion to create films that are a mix of genre with art-house elements, commercial vision with a fresh and indie style, universal stories in local contexts and always striving to provoke the audience. 

 

Alejandro has globe-trotted around the world living in Madrid, London, Hong Kong and New York. He is now living between Spain and USA. In Spain he is prepping for his first feature KEPLER SEXTO B

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