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A Royal Conservatoire of Scotland Alum, Alix is an award-winning Director and Creative Producer.
Most recently she co-directed the London segment of Horror Anthology Feature ISOLATION (2021) with Keir Siewert, alongside Larry Fessenden and Dennie Gordon. The film celebrated premieres at Frightfest, Screamfest & the IFI Horrorthon. The project was featured on Variety, Rue Morgue, Dread Central, Bloody Disgusting and is being distributed by Gravitas Ventures.
She previously co-created and produced horror short RETCH, which has screened at over 30 festivals, including the London Short Film Festival, Brussels International Fantastic Film Festival and won Best Horror Short at Cinefantasy Film Festival.
Other genre experience includes 2nd Unit directing for Marcus Harben's 'Followers' (2021) and directing crime thriller short True Value, which was funded by the Bruce Millar Fellowship Award, starring Red Madrell (Kidulthood), touring festivals such as Underwire, LIFF and BFI's Women of the World Festival.
2022, SUCKER, Short, Writer/Director
2021, Isolation, Feature (Segment: 'It's Inside'), Director
2021, Followers (formerly: Cassette), Feature, 2nd Unit Director
2020, Portrait, Short, Creative Producer
2019, Nora, Webseries Episode, Writer/Director
2018, RETCH, Short, Creative Producer
2016, True Value, Short, Director/Producer
https://www.switchblade-cinema.com/alix-austin
  • Producer (3 Credits)
    Portrait2021
    Short
    RETCH2018
    Short
    True Value2016
    Short
  • Director (2 Credits)
    Sucker2022
    Short
    True Value2016
    Short
  • Writer (1 Credit)
    Sucker2022
    Short
  • Acting (1 Credit)
    Duchess2019
    Short
Winner of Best Drama, Best Director and Best Editing
Portrait

London
2022
Winner of Best Short Film
Portrait
Swindon Independent Film Festival
Swindon
2021
Winner of Best Editing
Portrait
Unrestricted View Film Festival
London
2021
Winner of Best Short Film
Portrait
Independent Film Awards London
London
2021
Winner of Best Film in Women's Voices Category
Portrait
Beeston Film Festival
Nottingham
2021
Winner of Best Drama
Portrait
Southport International Film Festival
Southport
2021
Official Selection
Portrait
London Film Week
London
2020
Winner of Best Sound Designer
RETCH
Underwire Festival
London
2019
Winner of Best Horror Short
RETCH
Cinefantasy Festival
São Paulo
2019
Official Selection
RETCH
Morbido Festival
Mexico City
2018
Winner of Special Jury Mention
RETCH
Fantosfreak Festival
Barcelona
2018
Official Selection
True Value
London Independent Film Festival
London
2017
Official Selection
True Value
BFI Women of the World Festival
London
2017
Official Selection
True Value
Underwire Festival
London
2016
College
Royal Conservatoire of Scotland
20122015
Current City
London
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