Alexandra Brodsky (2002) is currently working on BUST, for which she attended the at the FIND Screenwriting Lab. She is also directing the documentary AMERICAN BOLLYWOOD.
Alexandra’s short films DIDACTIC ENCOUNTER, RABBI RICK, THE HAMBURGER CHOO CHOO, and MISS ALISSA have screened at venues such as New Directors/New Films, The Los Angeles Film Festival, The Montreal World Film Festival, The Seattle International Film Festival, The Hamptons International Film Festival, The Nantucket Film Festival, The Brooklyn Film Festival (DIDACTIC ENCOUNTER: Winner, Best Short Film) and Saint Mark’s Church in New York. Her feature film, BITTERSWEET PALACE, premiered at the Tribeca Film Festival garnering a Special Jury Commendation. Other screenings of BITTERSWEET PALACE include The Montreal World Film Festival, The Vancouver Film Festival, The Starz International Film Festival (Nominee, Emerging Filmmaker Award), Steven Spielberg’s Jewish Eye Film Festival, The Oldenburg Film Festival, The Silver Lake Film Festival (Winner, Best Film), The Washington Jewish Film Festival and Wim Wender’s Frankfurt Film Festival, among others. BITTERSWEET PALACE screened on the Sundance Channel in 2008 and 2009. Alexandra is presently adapting the award winning pulp fiction crime novel, BUST, by Jason Starr and Ken Bruen as well as producing a documentary about her father the painter, Stan Brodsky. Alexandra was a Fulbright Scholar and is an alumna of The Screenwriters Colony and the Film Independent Screenwriters Lab. She received her MFA from the Yale School of Art.