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Alex Thomson – The Quirky Best Friend
Director | The Quirky Best Friend
Alex is a Melbourne-based writer, director and actor with a passion for surprising stories. He recently collaborated with Nicole Gulasekharam, directing the throwback rom-com ‘The Quirky Best Friend’. Alex’s previous work includes short films ‘Two Tigers’, ‘Carina’s Groove’ and ‘Judd’s Birthday’ which have screened at both local and international film festivals. He also lead-directed the commissioned educational series ‘Undergarment Odysseys’. Alex graduated from the Victorian College Of the Arts in 2018, and received the awards for ‘Best Production’ and ‘Best Editing’ for his graduate short ‘Walking Into Sunday’.
IG – @alex.thommo