Alexandra Liveris is an award winning filmmaker who makes socially conscious documentaries and content. Her work specifically addresses the complexities behind identity politics across all sectors of society. She has produced, directed and shot films in Greece, Australia, Saudi Arabia, Jordan, Egypt, Turkey and across the United States.
Her work has been broadcast and showcased internationally in over 150 cities, including at the Tribeca Film Festival, Palm Springs Film Festival, Thessaloniki Documentary Film Festival, AspenShorts Film Festival, PBS, National Geographic, and Amazon Prime.
Her films include Maria of Many (2013), Nocturnity (2014), Santiago Calatrava (2016), Eyes of Exodus (2017) and the Sender’s Voice (2018). Eyes of Exodus won the Audience Award at the AspenShorts Film Festival and the Jury Award at Thessaloniki Documentary Film Festival. Alexandra is co-producing with Faliro House (The Lobster, Before Midnight) the adaptation of Eyes of Exodus into a feature film.
As a commercial director and cinematographer, Alexandra has directed films for Google Creative Lab, The King Abdulaziz World Culture Center of Saudi Arabia, and National Geographic. Alexandra’s films for Google Creative Lab reached 17.6 million viewers online. She most recently directed the music video for acclaimed artist Hayden Thorpe’s “Love Crimes”.
Alexandra holds an MFA in Documentary Film and Video from Stanford University, a BA in International Relations from Tufts University and is a Flaherty Film Seminar Fellow. She has guest lectured on documentary film at the University of Virginia, Tufts University and the National Hellenic Society. She previously worked as a series producer on the Charlie Rose Show and co-founded the young leaders venture at the Clinton Global Initiative.