Alex Morsanutto is an award-winning filmmaker who has produced films, commercials, and music videos from Alaska to Eastern Europe.  He has worked for clients like Kiehl’s (Night Agency), CBS, Chevrolet, Kona Brewing Company (Duncan Channon), Footlocker, Hotels.com, ASICS, to small family restaurants like Remo’s Pizzeria. The :30 Kona Brewing Co. commercials were broadcasted on CBS along with the California Tobacco Control Program campaign featuring Adrian Grenier. Alex is currently unsigned and seeking representation.

Alex is excited to release his short film, ‘Hi-Glow Retro’, on Short of the Week after having a successful run with the festival circuit. ‘Hi-Glow Retro’ is a 70’s disco dancing romantic comedy, which has programmed at festivals around the United States with several awards for Best Short Film. Click on Hi-Glow Retro above to watch!

‘Waiting: The Story of DJ Morrell’, is his most recent short documentary film and the first episode of a Docu-Series that will follow professional athletes who are fighting for another shot to compete at the highest level. It was featured in The Atlantic, Fox Sports, The Outside Game, APlus.com, The Hour, Daily Voice, and Winner of Video of the Day – votd.tv

Before filmmaking — Alex pursued a career in journalism and worked for ABC News, News 12 Connecticut, and ‘The Hour’ newspaper. Though he has moved on to mostly fictional narrative stories, the desire to explore humanity and unique stories is still very much alive.

Alex is currently in development of his first feature film, ‘Hi-Glow Retro’ – an adaptation of the short film of the same name and ‘Waiting’ – a Sports Docu-Series. If you have ideas for athletes to profile for ‘Waiting’, please contact Alex below.


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