Alex Giannoulis

Alex Giannoulis


Coming originally from the field of geopolitical research and analysis my involvement with screenwriting commenced in 2013 and following some courses and spec script I eventually wrote and completed my first short film as a writer and producer "Lucy" (2015, in Greek)) with a number of successes so far. I have just completed my commissioned feature script (First Draft) while I am looking for involvement in new projects by the end of 2017, incl. positions within Film & Doc research while I am currently commencing work on my first own feature script. Please note General Resume incl. research and publications available upon request.



Poster Girl, Writer (Spec)
Currently under development, projected completion by Spring 2018. Genre: Drama/Adventure

Venom of the Viper (The), Screenwriter
Globalfilma, July - October 2017
My second commissioned feature script. Assigned for the first draft. To be released by 2018

Blue Room (The), Story Co-Writer, Screenwriter
Tamas Mesmer/Dogfella, April - June 2017
My first commissioned feature script, a Thriller / Mystery.

Earth ProSeed, Research Assistant, Runner (Pilot Episode)
PRAXIS/ LOUKAS GIANNATOS, January - April 2015
A Doc Series on the Cultivation of Super Foods by non-farmers. A project co-financed by PRAXIS.
Some research assistant and on-location runner experience. Release TBC

Lucy, Writer / Producer
Private Production, January - July 2015, Released: December 2015, on VOD and TV since 2017. A Drama and my first (short) film as a writer and producer. "Lucy" has by now a number of Selections and a few Awards and Nomination in a number of festivals worldwide. Please see list.


Stasis*, Writer (Spec)
A spec short script (Mystery/Thriller) already completed with expressed interest by a director and two actors. Currently looking financing for a production within 2018.

A Day With A Professional, Original Idea / Proposal
A Mini Doc Series complete proposal aimed at employment and professional orientation in the new age, written originally for the Greek TV and Market.


Script Distinctions
• "Stasis*" Short Script (Writer) BEST EUROPEAN EYE AWARD, Oaxaca Film Festival
Global Script Challenge, October 2017, Oaxaca, Mexico

• "Stasis*" (Writer) Nominated For BEST SHORT SCRIPT at Diabolical Horror Film Festival

• "Stasis*" (Writer) Finalist @ World Series of Screenwriting (Nov. 2017)

• "Stasis*" (Writer) Selected at the 5th STEPS Int/nal Short Film Fest & Script Contest (03/18)

• "Lucy" (Writer) Selected for the Top-40 Round of Cinequest Script Contest (2016)

Other Successes (As Screenwriter / Producer of "Lucy"): "Lucy" has been selected at 12 festivals plus film markets and non-competitive sections. Link on Vimeo as well as full list of selections, awards and nominations available upon request. Film Rights sold for 5 years to NWC (S/VOD) and for 1.5 years to ERT Network (3 TV broadcasts).

- Best Film Award for "Lucy" (12 Months Film Festival), April 2016
- Audience Award (Third Place) for "Lucy" (12 Months Film Festival), April 2016
- Nomination for Best Screenwriting for "Lucy" (LA Shorts Awards), December 2015
- Nomination for Short of the Year Award for "Lucy" (Short of the Year), 2016


FROM CONCEPT TO SCREEN, Online; January - June 2016 Cineuropa’s Mentorship Programme for Feature and Short Script Writing

"FastTrack" Course (Screenwriting) including 3-Month workshop and guided writing and more than ten day, week and month-long seminars and hands-on experience.

RAINDANCE FILM SCHOOL, LONDON; November - December 2012
"The Script Coach Series" by Jurgen Wolff, 5-Week Seminar on Scriptwriting and its Business

UNIVERSITY OF THE AEGEAN SUMMER SCHOOL, LESBOS CAMPUS; 8/12/2012 "Documentary Design" - An intensive course on the design & development of docs.


Fellow, The Royal Society of Arts; Candidate Member, Writers Guild of Great Britain; Member, Greek Screenwriters Guild; Member, The Hospital Club; Connect Member, ISA



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