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.
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 and Hong Kong. He is now based in New York City where he is developing several feature film projects including MOGWAI, based on THE FISHERMAN.