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Alex Nibley

Utah Valley University
Professional in Residence
Alex is a screenwriter and actor who also teaches filmmaking based on the approach taught by the late Frank Daniel who was the head of many of the world's leading film schools. Alex studied acting at the American Conservatory Theater in San Francisco, worked at the Sundance Institute in it's early days, and more recently studied in Prague at the Film Academy of Performing Arts. He is the executive director of the Frank Daniel Center for Media and Storytelling and is a professional in residence at Utah Valley University where he teaches Film Analysis in the tradition of Frank Daniel and created the Story Editing Lab to train professionals in the Daniel approach to story development. He cowrote Bright Path: The Jim Thorpe Story, now being produced by Angelina Jolie.