Alexan Sarikamichian, born and raised in Argentina, began his career as a producer with more than 10 short films such as La Donna and Pude ver un Puma which got nominated in The Cannes Film Festival. He also produced feature films such as Juana a las 12, Paula, Juan Meisen ha muerto and El Auge del Humano films that had global recognition and gave him the opportunity to attend San Sebastian Festival. In music he found the possibility to produce video clips for Miranda, Luciano Pereyra, Abel Pintos, India Martinez, Indios Rock-Pop and Dani Umpi.
After years of developing himself as a producer, Alexan started his career as a director with a music video called CHICOS, his first fashion-oriented film Nadie Hace El Amor En Soledad and short films titled: COSMOS, Total Destrucción and FATAL. He recently launched NOT YOUR GIRLS and newest edition titled EVIL TWINS.
Not Your Girl
Can you split your heart in two? can you be in love with two people at the same time? what are the consequences? The story of a girl divided in her two weaknesses, lead her to live simultaneously two love stories in which we see her enjoy and suffer at the same time. The film reflects the gaze of this confused teenager, at the point of losing her conscience and live her passion with freedom.
COSMOS is the story of three friends spending a weekend in the woods where true feelings start to arise. Being away from home and surrounded by nature and themselves makes their true desires possible. In the woods, alcohol, sexual encounters, fights, jealousy and love are part of the same universe. The movie was shot in the city of chivalry, Bs in Argentina where the director also used to spend his summers in his childhood. Alexan Sarikamichian is a film producer, and he has challenged himself to start a career as a director with very positive results so far.
Fatal talks about friendship, there are two couples who happen to be very good friends with each other, that kind of relationship may cause a feeling of trust that turns complicated when it comes to limits. The relationships, infidelity, adolescence, the night, provocation and intimate moments are reflected in the character’s personalities who dare to do whatever they want. With a vintage style and paying special attention to photography, Alexan Sarikamichian left aside natural landscapes and got into the intensity of the city. Filmed in Bs AS, Argentina.
Lifelong friends, from the neighborhood or maybe friends who just met by chance. Real moments from regular guys. They feel small regarding their environment until they increasingly become the main protagonists of their own stories. Youth in the golden age, with looks and casual moments, stripped clothes, tattoos and freshness, they take you to infinity and destruction in a fleeting moment. This is where they must confront freedom, individualism, loneliness or confidence in each other. It was filmed in Villa Epecuen, Buenos Aires, Argentina. It’s a village in ruins caused by the rising of a lake. When the water receded, it left the place in a state of total destruction.
It’s the story of two twins. One of them is ready to spend an afternoon on the riverside with his mates until he is confronted with an extreme situation that will force him to decide if he will fight for his friends or for his brother. Jealousy and violence play a part. It might also be a plan organised by both brothers. What relationship exists between the twins? What do they share? What kind of rivalry exists between them?