Determined to live life on her own terms, young Alex leaves her small town and journeys to New York with her best friend. Her trip forces her to explore her most intense dreams and desires, and confront a reality where nothing is as it seems.
DIRECTOR BIOGRAPHICAL NOTE:
Italian-born Annalisa began her professional career as a theatre actress in 2003. After earning a Master’s degree in Film & TV Production, she entered the world of documentary filmmaking, directing and producing several films in different regions of the world. Her work has been showcased at international film festivals throughout Europe, and in the United States.
In 2009, she was awarded a Fulbright scholarship and was invited into The City College of New York’s MFA program, with a concentration in Writing and Directing Fiction. "Alex" is her thesis film.