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Alexandra Cuerdo

Alexandra Cuerdo

Keynote Speaker: Director, Writer, Photographer, Advocate for Inclusion & Representation in the Arts

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Alexandra Cuerdo Biography

Alexandra “Allie” Cuerdo is an award-winning Chinese/Filipino-American writer, director, producer and author, recently named one of the 100 Most Influential Filipina Women In the World by the Filipina Women's Network. Currently, Cuerdo has been tapped to represent the film industry for LIFEWTR'S “LIFE UNSEEN” campaign, which champions and fights for fair representation in the arts. As part of the campaign, Cuerdo wrote and directed a short film titled “Fluid,” which is a meditation on the power of celebrating who you are and stars transgender activist and model Yên Nguyen. Additionally, the custom LIFEWTR bottle she designed for this campaign is a rendering of the transgender flag.

Recently, Cuerdo directed the "International Press Freedom Awards" for NBC, featuring Meryl Streep and Amal Clooney. Her feature directorial debut, "ULAM: Main Dish," is the first Filipino food documentary to achieve worldwide distribution. This year, "ULAM" was the second most-watched film on Hulu – second only to Bong Joon-Ho's "Parasite" – for their Asian Pacific Heritage Month campaign.

Named one of the 20 Best Books of the Year by Amazon, Cuerdo's first book "AMBOY: Recipes From the Filipino-American Dream" was published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. Always an advocate for equality, Cuerdo has spoken at Google, Spotify, Yale and at the Teen Vogue Summit about her career as an openly queer, female Asian director. Her work has been featured in the New York Times, the Los Angeles Times, BuzzFeed, Vogue, New York Magazine, TimeOut, Filmmaker Magazine and more. In her spare time, she is part of the dance party collective Bubble_T, which throws the biggest Asian dance party in New York City. She is currently pitching a TV show titled "All I Want is Everything" based on her experiences in New York City's underground rave scene.

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Alexandra Cuerdo Videos

All I Want Is Everything - Official Trailer
Tiger Talk - with Alexandra Cuerdo of "Ulam"

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What topics does Alexandra Cuerdo speak about?

Alexandra Cuerdo is a keynote speaker and industry expert who speaks on a wide range of topics such as Television & Film, Writing, Art, Marketing, Creativity, Authors, Asian Heritage and LGBTQ.

Where does Alexandra Cuerdo travel from?

Alexandra Cuerdo generally travels from Brooklyn, NY, USA and can be booked for (private) corporate events, personal appearances, keynote speeches, or other performances.

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Alexandra Cuerdo is a keynote speaker and industry expert who speaks on a wide range of topics including Television & Film, Writing and Art. Please contact us for live or virtual event fee details. Alexandra Cuerdo generally travels from Brooklyn, NY, USA and can be booked for (private) corporate events, personal appearances, keynote speeches, or other performances. Similar motivational celebrity speakers are Dream Hampton, Freida Lee Mock and Jeff Orlowski-Yang. Contact All American Speakers for ratings, reviews, videos and information on scheduling Alexandra Cuerdo for an upcoming event.

Alexandra Cuerdo Videos

All I Want Is Everything - Official Trailer
Tiger Talk - with Alexandra Cuerdo of "Ulam"

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