About

Alexander Freeman is an international award-winning filmmaker and a graduate of Emerson College currently living in Boston, Massachusetts.  Alexander, who was born with cerebral palsy, made his directorial debut with The Raven (2008) by Edgar Allen Poe starring Paul Horn (Gone Baby Gone). Alexander’s documentary The Last Taboo (2013) was awarded Best Screenplay at the 2013 BOSIFEST in Serbia and was chosen for Official Selection at the 2013 10th European Film Festival: Integration You and Me in Poland and the 2014 We Speak, Here Online Film Festival. The Last Taboo has also screened in Munich, Germany and in Norway. The Last Taboo has been featured on WBUR, My Sex Professor, ABC NEWS, mtvU and Nerve Magazine. The Last Taboo is being distributed by Community Channel, Amazon and being used by multiple universities and organizations including the Norwegian Health Department’s Medical Physicians Sexual Education program. In addition his short film A Life Imperfect (2013) was awarded 3rd Place Winner for College Narrative at the 2014 MY HERO International Film Festival. Alexander is the Winner of the HSC Foundation's National 2014 Advocates in Disability Award and 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 Emmy and Academy award-winning documentary editor Jeff Consiglio at VFR Films. Alexander is the Founder and CEO of OUTCAST PRODUCTIONS, which is devoted to telling thought-provoking stories on disability, sexuality, identity and diversity that encourage social action.

Alexander Freeman