Lexi Alexander

Alexandra Mirai (born 23 August 1974), known professionally as Lexi Alexander, is a German-Palestinian film and television director, martial artist, and actress. She is a former World Karate Association world champion in karate-point fighting, and is best known for directing the action films Green Street Hooligans and Punisher: War Zone. Her debut short film Johnny Flynton was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Live Action Short Film. Alexander is a vocal advocate for equality in Hollywood and speaks out against gender discrimination and sexism, and promotes diversity, including a more positive and visible representation of Arabs. Description above from the Wikipedia article Lexi Alexander, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Green Street Hooligans (2005)

After being wrongfully expelled from Harvard University, American Matt Buckner flees to his sister's home in England. Once there, he is befriended by her charming and dangerous brother-in-law, Pete Dunham, and introduced to the underworld of British football ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Lexi Alexander
CAST:  Elijah Wood  •  Claire Forlani  •  Charlie Hunnam  •  Ross McCall

After being wrongfully expelled from Harvard University, American Matt Buckner flees to his sister's home in England. Once there, he is befriended by her charming and dangerous brother-in-law, Pete Dunham, and introduced to the underworld of British football ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Lexi Alexander
CAST:  Elijah Wood  •  Claire Forlani  •  Charlie Hunnam  •  Ross McCall

Punisher: War Zone (2008)

Waging his one-man war on the world of organized crime, ruthless vigilante-hero Frank Castle sets his sights on overeager mob boss Billy Russoti. After Russoti is left horribly disfigured by Castle, he sets out for vengeance under his new alias: Jigsaw. With the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Lexi Alexander
CAST:  Ray Stevenson  •  Dominic West  •  Doug Hutchison  •  Julie Benz

Waging his one-man war on the world of organized crime, ruthless vigilante-hero Frank Castle sets his sights on overeager mob boss Billy Russoti. After Russoti is left horribly disfigured by Castle, he sets out for vengeance under his new alias: Jigsaw. With the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Lexi Alexander
CAST:  Ray Stevenson  •  Dominic West  •  Doug Hutchison  •  Julie Benz

Lifted (2010)

The chance to shine in a singing competition offers much-needed hope for a Southern middle-schooler who's drowning in worries, from bullies in the halls to turmoil at home -- and the news that his reservist father has been called back to Afghanistan.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Lexi Alexander
CAST:  Uriah Shelton  •  Dash Mihok  •  Nicki Aycox  •  Ruben Studdard

The chance to shine in a singing competition offers much-needed hope for a Southern middle-schooler who's drowning in worries, from bullies in the halls to turmoil at home -- and the news that his reservist father has been called back to Afghanistan.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Lexi Alexander
CAST:  Uriah Shelton  •  Dash Mihok  •  Nicki Aycox  •  Ruben Studdard

Johnny Flynton (2002)

Johnny Flynton is a 2002 American short film directed and co-written by Lexi Alexander. Johnny Flynton is good at one thing: boxing. He's not too bright, and there's clearly some issues in his past, but what's worse, when he's boxing, his temper flares up. His wife ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Lexi Alexander
CAST:  Dash Mihok  •  Michele Matheson  •  James Beck  •  Raymond Thorne

Johnny Flynton is a 2002 American short film directed and co-written by Lexi Alexander. Johnny Flynton is good at one thing: boxing. He's not too bright, and there's clearly some issues in his past, but what's worse, when he's boxing, his temper flares up. His wife ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Lexi Alexander
CAST:  Dash Mihok  •  Michele Matheson  •  James Beck  •  Raymond Thorne

Celluloid Ceilings (2015)

Even though women make up 51 percent of the U.S. population, only about 4 percent of movies are directed by women. Of the 220 TV shows, representing about 3500 total episodes, only 14 percent were directed by women. Bloomberg interviewed several female directors in ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Dan Przygoda  •  Victoria Blackburne-Daniell
CAST:  Lexi Alexander  •  Catherine Hardwicke  •  Martha Coolidge

Even though women make up 51 percent of the U.S. population, only about 4 percent of movies are directed by women. Of the 220 TV shows, representing about 3500 total episodes, only 14 percent were directed by women. Bloomberg interviewed several female directors in ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Dan Przygoda  •  Victoria Blackburne-Daniell
CAST:  Lexi Alexander  •  Catherine Hardwicke  •  Martha Coolidge