Alison was one of five directors chosen by Lena Waithe for AT&T's 2019 Hello Lab Mentorship Program. She received her BA in film production from Emerson College and MFA in directing from AFI. She was hired as the first female staff producer/director at media company, All Def Digital, and has been featured in publications including Vanity Fair, Deadline, and Free the Bid, which highlights female filmmakers. In addition to a number of nominations on its festival run, her short film, YOU'LL ONLY HAVE EACH OTHER, won the Women in Horror Film Festival Night Mare award at the 2018 Nightmares Film Festival as well as Best Director (Short) at the 2019 Austin Revolution Film Festival and Best Foreign Student Short at the 2019 Fort Worth Indie Film Showcase. She is continuing to develop various projects that utilize horror as a means to explore character.
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Nominated - Filmmaker of the Year

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San Angelo Revolition Film Festival - 2020

Winner - Best Short Film

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San Angelo Revolition Film Festival - 2020

Winner - Grand Prize

YOU'LL ONLY HAVE EACH OTHER

The Film Empire Horror Initiative - 2019

Winner - Best Director for a Short Film

YOU'LL ONLY HAVE EACH OTHER

HorrOrigins Film Festival - 2019

Nominated - Best Recurring Nightmare

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Nightmares Film Festival - 2019

Winner - Women in Horror Award

YOU'LL ONLY HAVE EACH OTHER

Nightmares Film Festival - 2018

Winner - Best Foreign Student Short

YOU'LL ONLY HAVE EACH OTHER

Fort Worth Indie Film Showcase - 2019

Winner - Best U.S. Director Short

YOU'LL ONLY HAVE EACH OTHER

Austin Revolution Film Festival - 2019

Nominated - Best Student Short

YOU'LL ONLY HAVE EACH OTHER

FilmQuest Film Festival - 2019

Nominated - Best Director (Short)

YOU'LL ONLY HAVE EACH OTHER

New Orleans Horror Film Festival - 2019

Nominated - Best Short Film

YOU'LL ONLY HAVE EACH OTHER

New Orleans Horror Film Festival - 2019

Nominated - Best Female Filmmaker

YOU'LL ONLY HAVE EACH OTHER

New Orleans Horror Film Festival - 2019

Nominated - Best Actress (Short)

YOU'LL ONLY HAVE EACH OTHER

New Orleans Horror Film Festival - 2019

Nominated - Best Horror Short

YOU'LL ONLY HAVE EACH OTHER

UNDO Divergent Film Awards - 2019

Nominated - Best Actress

YOU'LL ONLY HAVE EACH OTHER

UNDO Divergent Film Awards - 2019

Nominated - Best Produced Script Short

YOU'LL ONLY HAVE EACH OTHER

Austin Revolution Film Festival - 2019

Nominated - Female Filmmaker of the Year

YOU'LL ONLY HAVE EACH OTHER

Austin Revolution Film Festival - 2019

Nominated - Best Writer / Director

YOU'LL ONLY HAVE EACH OTHER

Austin Revolution Film Festival - 2019

Nominated - Best U.S. Genre Short

YOU'LL ONLY HAVE EACH OTHER

Austin Revolution Film Festival - 2019

Nominated - Best Genre Filmmaker

YOU'LL ONLY HAVE EACH OTHER

Austin Revolution Film Festival - 2019

Nominated - Women in Horror Award

YOU'LL ONLY HAVE EACH OTHER

Austin Revolution Film Festival - 2019

Nominated - Best Editing Short

YOU'LL ONLY HAVE EACH OTHER

Austin Revolution Film Festival - 2019

Nominated - Best Produced Screenplay Short

YOU'LL ONLY HAVE EACH OTHER

Crimson Screen Horror Film Festival - 2019

Nominated - Best Director Short

YOU'LL ONLY HAVE EACH OTHER

Nightmares Film Festival - 2018

Nominated - Best Thriller Short

YOU'LL ONLY HAVE EACH OTHER

Nightmares Film Festival - 2018

Winner - Women in Film Prize

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Emerson Los Angeles Film Festival - 2014

Nominated - Best Animated Short

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EVVYs Film Festival - 2014

Gunpowder and Sky's Alter  

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Screamfest Horror Film Festival - 2020

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deadCenter Film Festival - 2020

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Roswell Film Festival - 2020

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Women in Horror Film Festival - 2020

Semi-Finalist

YOU'LL ONLY HAVE EACH OTHER

Austin Film Festival - 2019

Second Round Script Competition

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HorrOrigins Film Festival - 2019

YOU'LL ONLY HAVE EACH OTHER

Nightmares Film Festival - 2019

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Austin Revolution Film Festival - 2020

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San Angelo Revolution Film Festival - 2020

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Reel East Texas Film Festival - 2019

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New Orleans Horror Film Festival - 2019

YOU'LL ONLY HAVE EACH OTHER

Female Eye Film Festival - 2019

YOU'LL ONLY HAVE EACH OTHER

FilmQuest Film Festival - 2019

YOU'LL ONLY HAVE EACH OTHER

UNDO Divergent Film Awards - 2019

YOU'LL ONLY HAVE EACH OTHER

Austin Revolution Film Festival - 2019

YOU'LL ONLY HAVE EACH OTHER

Finalist - Film Series at Cine Gear Expo - 2019

YOU'LL ONLY HAVE EACH OTHER

Fort Worth Indie Film Showcase - 2019

YOU'LL ONLY HAVE EACH OTHER

Etheria Film Night - 2019

Finalist

YOU'LL ONLY HAVE EACH OTHER

 

deadCenter Film Festival - 2019

YOU'LL ONLY HAVE EACH OTHER

Crimson Screen Horror Film Festival - 2019

YOU'LL ONLY HAVE EACH OTHER

Sun Valley Film Festival - 2019

YOU'LL ONLY HAVE EACH OTHER

Little Terrors Short Film Festival - 2018

YOU'LL ONLY HAVE EACH OTHE

NYC Horror Film Festival - 2018

YOU'LL ONLY HAVE EACH OTHER 

 

Nightmares Film Festival - 2018

YOU'LL ONLY HAVE EACH OTHER 

Freak Show Horror Film Festival - 2018

YOU'LL ONLY HAVE EACH OTHER 

Cannes Short Film Corner Selection - 2014

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Emerson Los Angeles Film Festival - 2014
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Emerson Los Angeles Film Festival - 2014
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EVVYs Film Festival - 2014
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The Caldera Project - Horror / Sci-Fi Feature

Lambs - Horror / Drama Feature

Dearly Departed - Horror / Sci-fi Series

Experiencers - Sci-fi / Horror Feature 

It Came From the Lake - Horror Feature

In Retrograde - Horror / Sci-fi Feature

My Best Friend's Corpse - Horror Feature

Bloodsucking Freaks - Horror / Comedy Series

 

Fly Trap - Horror Feature

Fragile.com - Teen Thriller Feature 

In Production

Analog - Horror Feature

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Los Angeles, CA

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