Alexandra enjoyed a long and successful career as an actress in film, TV & theatre before turning to screenwriting & directing. She lived in several major cities the US for almost two decades, but the majority of her time was spent working in Los Angeles. Her film credits include TITANIC, MR HOLLAND'S OPUS & FROM PARIS WITH LOVE.
In LA, she found time to study art history, design & architecture at UCLA; a training that's greatly enhanced her visual language & informs her filmmaking today.
Returning to the UK in 2006, she was a series regular on Coronation Street and guest starred in several TV shows before writing and directing her short films and feature scripts.
Her award-winning short film, Boxer on the Wilderness , was crowdfunded on Indiegogo & screened at 15 international film festivals. It's the teaser for her feature screenplay THE WILDERNESS.
WIDOW'S WALK, Alexandra's debut feature, is a love letter to her native Suffolk.
Before starting his own production company, In Your Face Entertainment, Matt worked in development and production at Brad Pitt's Plan B Entertainment. While there, he assisted Dede Gardner with Ryan Murphy's EAT, PRAY, LOVE, Andrew Dominik's KILLING THEM SOFTLY, Marc Forster's WORLD WAR Z & Steve McQueen's Oscar® winning TWELVE YEARS A SLAVE.
Matt's worked in physical production on films, including Sam Mendes' REVOLUTIONARY ROAD & Tony Gilroy's MICHAEL CLAYTON. TV shows include UGLY BETTY & BOARDWALK EMPIRE. He's worked as creative consultant for MTV Networks & been a theater producer & director.
Matt is currently producing ISLAND AT THE END OF THE WORLD, written & directed by Anthony Green, GOLDBRICKS IN BLOOM directed by Danny Sangra & THE FARNSWORTH HOUSE written & directed by Richard Press. He is also producing, along with Parker Posey & Melissa Auf der Maur, TED K, written & directed by Tony Stone. He co-wrote & is producing DOWN CAPE, directed by Julia Stiles & starring Jacki Weaver.
Mike's enjoyed working creatively with film since a young age. After first studying physics & engineering, he gained a 1st class B.Sc in Film Technology & went on to work for a number of top flight web development & creative agencies before going freelance.
Mike's worked on BFI produced feature films, shot commercials for major brands, helped start a Swiss independent film festival, provided creative direction for Lottery funded charities, alongside performing numerous roles for artists, independent creatives & startups. He's currently providing post and vfx services on sci-fi / horror AWAIT FURTHER INSTRUCTIONS directed by Johnny Kevorkian & DIT for GODS OWN COUNTRY directed by Francis Lee.
Following an English degree at Cambridge, Dan trained as an actor. He's worked for THE ROYAL SHAKESPEARE COMPANY, THE NATIONAL THEATRE, THE ROYAL COURT & SOHO THEATRE & was a member of THE YOUNG VIC COMPANY for 6 years. Dan is also a theatre maker & director in his own right, working as an Associate director for the RSC and Young Vic theatre, creating pieces in London & New York.
In 2009 he co-founded Los Angeles-based Wonderbar Productions with Camille Thoman & Elizabeth Yng Wong. The company makes film, theatre & installation work on both sides of the Atlantic. Together they've created THE CHERRY ORCHARD PROJECT, a site-specific version of Chekhov's play performed in a Pasadena house (co-director); the photographic installation BAG; Dan wrote, directed & performed in the site-specific performance piece SMALL SPACE which has been performed at festivals all over UK, in New York, San Francisco & Los Angeles.
Dan is a longtime colleague of Alexandra Boyd - this is their first major collaboration.
BRONWYN CORNELIUS Executive producer
Bronwyn Cornelius is a film producer whose experience includes projects with Gracie Films, Paramount, 20th Century Fox and Warner Brothers. She began her entertainment career working alongside veteran line producer John Schofield on such Academy Award-winning movies as Jerry Maguire and As Good As It Gets.
Her independent features include SXSW Jury Award-winner Made In China (IFC Films), LA-based immigrant drama Greencard Warriors (AMC Independent/HBO), and You Were Never Here, starring Mireille Enos and Sam Shepard, which she recently produced alongside Before The Door Pictures (A Most Violent Year, Margin Call).
In addition to Executive Producing Widow’s Walk, Bronwyn is currently producing Clemency (starring Alfre Woodard), Whisperings & Lies about the life of Rachmaninoff, and Kenyan political-thriller State of Betrayal.
Bronwyn is a member of the Producers Guild of America, the National Arts Club (NY), and SAG-AFTRA.