Alex Whitmer




Screenwriter and Novelist

  • 66 produced short screenplays, 3 produced feature screenplays.


  • Pupae – First place DVXuser Sci-fi screenplay competition
  • Wednesday’s Farewell – Third place Zoetrope screenplay competition
  • Real Men Pine – First place Zoetrope screenplay competition
  • Breakfast at Epiphany’s – Third place DVXuser screenplay competition
  • Late – 2nd place, Austin Youth Awards for film (as writer)
  • Again to Return – DVXuser artistic Vision award for film (as writer)
  • Chasing Kangaroos – second place DVXuser film awards (as writer)
  • Blood Rains Black – Second place Done Deal screenplay competition
  • Across the Tracks – Winner/Kentucky Winter Film Fest/Independent Spirit Award (as writer)
  • A Day in the Park – Official Selection/Winter Shorts Film Fest (as writer)
  • It’s a Western Standoff – Best Australian-Made Film at Little Big Shots Children’s Film Festival, 2013 (as writer)
  • Blue – Best Film IFP-Phoenix Breakout Film Challenges Series 2013-2014, IFP Phoenix Breakout Film Challenge, 2014 (as writer)
  • Gift – numerous awards (as writer)
  • Voorbij (Over) “Een commissie filmprofessionals verkoos ‘Voorbij’ tot één van de beste Nederlandse films van afgelopen jaar”(A committee of film professionals chose ‘Beyond’ as one of the best Dutch films of last year)


Spanish Ability: conversation and working ability
English Teacher
: Private tutor in English/TOEFL preparation, conversation

Other Skills:

  • Storyboarding
  • Script consultant and editor
  • Ghost Writer
  • Film producer, casting director

Personal Interests:

Gourmet cooking, baking, stonework (BBQs, Chimney, benches), historical research.

About Me


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Alex Whitmer cv


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