Capturing Powerful Stories Through Film
Documentary filmmaking is a profound exploration of reality, offering a window into untold stories, diverse perspectives, and the complexities of the human experience. It's about capturing truth, shedding light on important issues, and igniting empathy and understanding.
At Nick Alexander Films, we excel in this genre because we have an innate ability to connect with our subjects, delve deep into their narratives, and present them in an authentic and compelling manner. With a passion for storytelling and a commitment to excellence, we bring a unique blend of creativity, expertise, and integrity to every documentary project. Our team's dedication ensures that we meticulously research, film, and edit each documentary with precision and care, striving to create impactful and thought-provoking films that resonate with audiences long after the credits roll. When it comes to documentary filmmaking, NAF is the premier choice for those seeking to capture the essence of truth and humanity on screen.
ILLEGAL THE MOVIE
Illegal is a feature-length documentary about the miraculous journey of Salvadoran immigrant Laz Ayala’s life or death path to U.S. citizenship, the challenges of present-day immigration, and his mission to humanize immigrants and reform immigration for the benefit of all. It is directed by our own Nick Alexander and filmed by the Nick Alexander Films team.
Illegal wrapped up a successful Kickstarter campaign on April 3rd, 2020 which raised over $40,000 for the production of the film. The film was selected to over fifty festivals including Beverly Hills International Film Festival, Ashland Independent Film Festival, and Richmond International Film Festival. Illegal was acquired by Freestyle Digital Media, the digital film distribution division of Byron Allen’s Entertainment Studios and launched on VOD on Apple TV, Amazon, Sling, Google Play and Xbox July 6th, 2021
Synopsis: We recently partnered with Pathway Enterprises to create a documentary about the Oregon Forward Program and how this has impacted their employees and the community of people with disabilities. We hope that you enjoy it!