Alex’s debut feature ON A CLEAR DAY, opened the Sundance film festival in 2005. It won the BAFTA Scotland Award for Best Screenplay in 2005. The film also won the BAFTA Scotland Award for Best Film and was nominated in The British Independent Film Awards, The Irish Film and Television awards and the Sundance Film Festival. Alex adapted ROOMS ON DESIRE based on the novel MY MOTHER THE CHEERLEADER, by Robert Sharenow. Red Om is producing with Julia Roberts as executive producer. He is currently adapting TANGLEWRECK based on the novel by Jeanette Winterson. Rainy Day Films is producing. A LONG WAY HOME, his original screenplay, will go into production in 2015. It will be shot in Ireland and the States, with David Collins producing.