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Alison was one of five directors chosen by Lena Waithe for AT&T's 2019 Hello Lab Mentorship Program. There she directed her short film, FRAGILE.COM, which has garnered over two million views on Gunpowder and Sky’s horror platform, ALTER. Her AFI thesis film, YOU'LL ONLY HAVE EACH OTHER, has also been released on ALTER and has received a number of nominations and award wins on its festival run including wins for best director, best short, and honors for women in horror.  

 

Alison is developing various film and TV projects that utilize horror as a means to explore character.  In film, her original sci-fi /horror, EXPERIENCERS, is being produced by Catch Light with Alison attached to direct, and is currently casting. She is attached to direct THEY KILL THEIR OWN for Highland Media, and she wrote horror feature, SOLSTICE, for BoulderLight Pictures as well as the narrative for Michael Giacchino's sci-fi exotica album, TRAVELOGUE: VOLUME 1.

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NOMINATIONS

FESTIVALS

The Tostevin Award

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Austin Revolution Film Festival - 2020

Best Female Filmmaker

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Austin Revolution Film Festival - 2020

Tobe Award

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Austin Revolution Film Festival - 2020

Best U.S. Genre Short

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Austin Revolution Film Festival - 2020

Best U.S. Actor

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Austin Revolution Film Festival - 2020

 

Best Director - Short

FRAGILE.COM

FilmQuest Film Festival - 2020

Best Screenplay - Short

FRAGILE.COM

FilmQuest Film Festival - 2020

Best Actress - Short

FRAGILE.COM

FilmQuest Film Festival - 2020

Best Supporting Actor - Short

FRAGILE.COM

FilmQuest Film Festival - 2020

Filmmaker of the Year

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San Angelo Revolution Film Festival - 2020

 Best Recurring Nightmare

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Nightmares Film Festival - 2019

Best Student Short

YOU'LL ONLY HAVE EACH OTHER

FilmQuest Film Festival - 2019

Best Director (Short)

YOU'LL ONLY HAVE EACH OTHER

New Orleans Horror Film Festival - 2019

 Best Short Film

YOU'LL ONLY HAVE EACH OTHER

New Orleans Horror Film Festival - 2019

Best Female Filmmaker

YOU'LL ONLY HAVE EACH OTHER

New Orleans Horror Film Festival - 2019

Best Actress (Short)

YOU'LL ONLY HAVE EACH OTHER

New Orleans Horror Film Festival - 2019

Best Horror Short

YOU'LL ONLY HAVE EACH OTHER

UNDO Divergent Film Awards - 2019

Best Actress

YOU'LL ONLY HAVE EACH OTHER

UNDO Divergent Film Awards - 2019

Best Produced Script Short

YOU'LL ONLY HAVE EACH OTHER

Austin Revolution Film Festival - 2019

Female Filmmaker of the Year

YOU'LL ONLY HAVE EACH OTHER

Austin Revolution Film Festival - 2019

Best Writer / Director

YOU'LL ONLY HAVE EACH OTHER

Austin Revolution Film Festival - 2019

 Best U.S. Genre Short

YOU'LL ONLY HAVE EACH OTHER

Austin Revolution Film Festival - 2019

Best Genre Filmmaker

YOU'LL ONLY HAVE EACH OTHER

Austin Revolution Film Festival - 2019

Women in Horror Award

YOU'LL ONLY HAVE EACH OTHER

Austin Revolution Film Festival - 2019

Best Editing Short

YOU'LL ONLY HAVE EACH OTHER

Austin Revolution Film Festival - 2019

Best Produced Screenplay Short

YOU'LL ONLY HAVE EACH OTHER

Crimson Screen Horror Film Festival - 2019

Best Director Short

YOU'LL ONLY HAVE EACH OTHER

Nightmares Film Festival - 2018

Best Thriller Short

YOU'LL ONLY HAVE EACH OTHER

Nightmares Film Festival - 2018

Best Animated Short

THE LAST DANCE

EVVYs Film Festival - 2014

Austin Film Festival - 2021

Semi Finalist Script Competition

THE CALDERA PROJECT (Script)

Final Girls Film Festival - 2021

FRAGILE.COM

Film Maudit 2.0 Film Festival - 2021

FRAGILE.COM

Deep Focus Film Festival - 2021

Honorable Mention

FRAGILE.COM 

Screencraft Sci-Fi Competition - 2020

Finalist

THE CALDERA PROJECT (Script)

Nightmares Film Festival - 2020

FRAGILE.COM

Austin Film Festival - 2020

Second Round Script Competition

LAMBS (Script)

FilmQuest Film Festival - 2020

FRAGILE.COM

Screamfest Horror Film Festival - 2020

FRAGILE.COM

deadCenter Film Festival - 2020

FRAGILE.COM

Roswell Film Festival - 2020

FRAGILE.COM

 

Women in Horror Film Festival - 2020

Semi-Finalist

YOU'LL ONLY HAVE EACH OTHER

Austin Revolution Film Festival - 2020

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San Angelo Revolution Film Festival - 2020

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Austin Film Festival - 2019

Second Round Script Competition

MY BEST FRIEND'S CORPSE (Script)

HorrOrigins Film Festival - 2019

YOU'LL ONLY HAVE EACH OTHER

Nightmares Film Festival - 2019

PARRISH

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   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 OTHER

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

THE LAST DANCE 


Emerson Los Angeles Film Festival - 2014
THE LAST DANCE

Emerson Los Angeles Film Festival - 2014
IMAGINARIUM

EVVYs Film Festival - 2014
THE LAST DANCE

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