Alex Leon, director of The Most Desirable (2019), Ratface: A Career in Movies (2022) Atrophy (upcoming), is an international traveler and a full-fledged Philadelphian. Alex lived in Tokyo, Japan and has visited over 30 countries.
While living in Tokyo, he developed an intimate appreciation for Cinema, specifically that of Akira Kurosawa and Robert Altman. These early cinema experiences along with all his traveling contribute to a unique and quirky vision. Using these sensibilities, he crafts movies with characters that are on a deep journey in search of something that they desperately needed.