ABOUT

Alexa currently writes for TV, directs commercials, and is developing two feature projects to direct in 2018.

From October 2010 to April 2014 Alexa has been the multimedia producer at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, where she created more than 90 video episodes that were used across multiple platforms. In 2006 Alexa’s award winning documentary début WEEKEND WARRIORS was theatrically released in Germany. Documentary TROPICAL AMSTERDAM, filmed in Sri Lanka, released in 2011 was followed by READY.SET.ART!, a SWR/ARTE commission, about Olympic Art and the interaction of athletics, art, and politics. Her latest doc OUR LOST SONS, USA| D 2014, about the impact of gang violence on the mothers, is now available on DVD and VoD.

Further credits include documentary film segments for tv broadcasters ARTE, ARD and VOX. Alexa’s short fiction films, and her film version of a theater play have been showcased in Art movie theaters and at festivals worldwide, and have won several awards. Alexa is also a producer for new media projects and a partner at schulzbismarck.com.

A 2013 graduate from UCLA Extensions feature film writing certificate program, Alexa was a participant of Documentary Campus Masterschool in 2007, and received her diploma in film directing at CECC film school in Barcelona. Additional post graduate studies at EICTV in Cuba have been supported by a scholarship from the Carl Duisberg Society.

Alexa is a member of WGA-West, and BVR (German Director’s Guild).

Alexa is also a visual artist.

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photo by Thomas Mikusz