Alexandre Rockwell

Born in August 18th, 1956

From Boston, Massachusetts, USA

Alexandre Rockwell Biography

Alexandre Rockwell was born in Boston in 1956. His first film, LENZ, premiered at the Berlin Film Festival in 1982. After his road movie HERO (1983), he directed the legendary SAM FULLER IN SONS (1989). In 1992 he won the Grand Jury Prize at the Sundance Film Festival for his film IN THE SOUP, which made his reputation as one of the most interesting filmmakers on America’s independent film scene.

SOMEBODY TO LOVE (1994) competed at the Venice flim Festival. Rockwell also directed ‘The Wrong Man’ segment of the anthology film FOUR ROOMS (1995), as well as the comedies LOUIS & FRANK (1998), 13 MOONS (2002) and PETE SMALLS IS DEAD (2010). In 2017, he was appointed head of directing at the graduate film department of the NYU Tisch School of the Arts.

His film SWEET THING (2020) was selected at the Berlinale Generation 2020.

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Alexandre Rockwell Filmography

Little Feet Poster
December 12, 2014
Pete Smalls Is Dead Poster
April 14, 2011
13 Moons Poster
August 30, 2002
Four Rooms Poster
December 25, 1995
Somebody to Love Poster
September 27, 1994
Caro diario Poster
October 12, 1993