Lecturer in Film Production
Department of Media, Fashion & Communications , School of Arts and Creative Industries
Julian is a filmmaker with a focus in interdisciplinary creation and collaborative practice. He has a passion for agile and flexible storytelling techniques and leads his modules prioritizing current industry practices.
The industry changes at a moment's notice, so no class is the ever the same.
From Las Cruces, New Mexico. Julian’s storytelling career bounces between stage and screen, and virtually through immersive storytelling practice.
Areas Of Interest
- Film Production
- Virtual Production
Julian Alexander is a filmmaker from Las Cruces, New Mexico. A graduate of New Mexico State University’s Creative Media Institute, Julian continued his studies at the Northern Film School in Leeds, UK where he received his MFA producing and directing numerous film projects, including the Royal Student Television Award nominated short, Léo.
Julian has a passion for new media and alternative storytelling methods. Julian has written, directed, and starred in a phone-based web series titled Bad JuJu and his most recent production Layla, At Last, funded by the Sharjah Art Foundation shot in Spain and Morocco. When he is not leading a film set, Julian is leading a classroom. He is the Lecturer in Film Production at The University of East London. Julian is a Doctoral Candidate producing films using rap as the main storytelling instrument.
- Media Champion