At the age of 23, Alexander wrote and directed an independent feature film, ‘The Telemachy’, a modern re-telling of Homer’s Odyssey. It was filmed on location in the UK and Greece, with post production at pinewood studios. The film premiered at Greece’s top film festival where it was lauded as “a movie to see” by Thessaloniki Culture. It went on to screen at other international festivals including Barcelona, New York, LA and London where it picked up two awards. It was also selected by the Red Cross ‘Across Cultures Program’ for a special screening at BAFTA.