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Alex Barrett

Alex Barrett

United Kingdom

Story Editor, Scriptwriter, Film Director


TFL Alumni Meeting Attendee 2018
Script&Pitch Participant 2016


Alex Barrett is a writer and independent filmmaker whose films have screened at more than 60 international festivals, including the Edinburgh International Film Festival, Hamburg International Short Film Festival and the Tribeca Film Festival. His debut feature, LIFE JUST IS, was nominated for the Michael Powell Award for Best British Film at the Edinburgh International Film Festival in 2012 and was released theatrically in the UK later that year. The home video release of LIFE JUST IS was acclaimed as Mark Kermode’s DVD of the Week in both “The Observer” and on BBC News 24.