Alexander Freeman is an award-winning filmmaker, editor with cerebral palsy focusing on disability, sexuality and other social issues. Alexander is also a public speaker specializing in disability and sexuality and a graduate of Emerson College, where he majored in Film Production with a concentration in Directing. His feature documentary, The Last Taboo (2013) was awarded Best Screenplay at the 2013 BOSIFEST in Serbia. The Last Taboo chosen for Official Selection at the:
10th European Film Festival: Integration You and Me, 2013
We Speak, Here Online Film Festival, 2014
New England Online Film Festival, 2015
The film has also screened in Munich, Germany and in Norway. The Last Taboo has also been featured on WBUR/NPR, My Sex Professor, ABC NEWS, mtvU, Nerve Magazine and Mic. The Last Taboo is being distributed by Community Channel in the United Kingdom and Amazon. The Last Taboo is also being used by multiple universities and organizations including the Norwegian Health Department’s Medical Physicians Sexual Education program. He is the Winner of the HSC Foundation's National 2014 Advocates in Disability Award. He has interned as assistant editor for award-winning documentary filmmaker Robbie Leppzer at Turning Tide Productions and has interned at Technicolor. He has also interned for Academy award-winning documentary editor Jeff Consiglio at VFR Films. His latest feature documentary, The Wounds We Cannot See (2017) was awarded:
Best Director of a Documentary Feature at the - Los Angeles Independent Film Festival, 2016
Best Documentary Feature at the Long Beach Indie International Film, Media and Music Festival, 2016
Award of Recognition as a Director of a Feature at the - Hollywood International Moving Pictures Film Festival Awards, 2016
Award of Recognition as a Director of a Feature at the - Hollywood International Independent Documentary Awards, 2016
Award of Recognition for Editing of a Feature at the - Hollywood International Independent Documentary Awards, 2016
The Wounds We Cannot See is being distributed by Indie Rights Movies and will be released June 30, 2017.
He is also the Founder, CEO, President and Owner of OUTCAST PRODUCTIONS, which is devoted to producing and distributing thought-provoking films on disability, sexuality, identity, race, abuse, poverty and women's rights for the web and on DVD. Alexander is always open to discuss any commissions or collaborations you may have.