ALEX FEILAlex Feil is one of Germany’s finest storytellers. With his christmas film for Edeka he landed the most shared and watched commercial in social media 2015 with more than 59 million views on youtube and over 22 million views on facebook. His talent to tell emotional and cinematic stories is outstanding and on the highest internatinonal level of directing.
He was immersed in storytelling at a young age, growing up in a family of theater makeup artists. His pursuit of film began when he was a student working as an assistant film editor at a German TV station. Upon graduation, Alex continued his post-production work, immediately finding success as a freelance editor for both commercials and documentaries throughout Germany.
After five years spent honing his editing and post-production craft, Alex found his directorial breakthrough with the 2006 commercial “The Jump” for a.r.t. studios , which garnered him international honors. Since that time, Alex has earned over 30 awards for his advertising work, most memorably for his campaigns for auto manufacturers including Volkswagen, Mercedes-Benz, BMW, Audi and Jaguar. In addition to his directorial work, Alex is also a member of the Art Directors Club, where he serves as a juror for international advertising festivals.
He is a consummate storyteller, with a particularly deft command of actors, which he proves in all of his films. He is pairing his humorous style, the outstanding casts and the fine storytelling skills with his charming and engaging personality.