Alexandre Moors

About This Project


Alexandre Moors was born in Paris and studied fine art and design. He moved to New York in 1998 and began working as a creative director for several pioneer internet TV companies and motion graphic studios.

Over the years, Moors directed several award-winning short films, notably the twenty-six minute long “Cherry Bloom”, and the science fiction opus, “The Lady Lovelace Deception System”. His first documentary, “Water is Life”, narrated by Julia Louis-Dreyfus, is currently featured in the collection of the San Francisco Academy of Sciences. He has directed commercials for Nike, Johnson & Johnson and Swatch, and videos for Jennifer Lopez, Miguel, Talib Kweli, The Crystal Method, Kendrick Lamar and more.

Alexandre and Kanye West co-directed the 30 minute multiscreen short film ‘Cruel Summer.’ Starring Kanye West himself, Kid Cudi and artists from Kanye’s G.O.O.D Music label, the film premiered during the 2012 Cannes film festival.

His first feature film, ‘Blue Caprice’, starring Isaiah Washington and Tim Blake Nelson received unanimous praise from audience members and critics such Hollywood Reporter, Variety, NY Times and LA times at the 2013 Sundance Film Festival.

Jennifer Aniston, Tye Sheridan and Jack Huston are set to star in his second feature film, a war drama entitled ‘The Yellow Birds’.