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Here you will find an overview of my screenplays with log lines and synopsis to all of my scripts.

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Alessandra Cardoso was born in Brazil and raised in the world. A diplomat's brat, she has traveled extensively, acquiring first hand knowledge of cultural diversity and traditions.


Fluent in 3 languages, and babbling another 2, she graduated in Business and Finance to then realize her passion is in writing.

Alessandra was selected to participate in Nostos Screenwriters Retreat in Italy, 2019. The retreat is organized by writer and filmmaker, Nora Jaenicke and mentored by Bryan Delaney - Irish screenwriter, filmmaker and playwright.

Both her TV series "THE HARDINGS" and "CRIMINAL CHASE" have have been optioned in USA and Brazil, respectfully.

Her first screenplay "LOVE AT FIRST NIGHT" has been optioned and has placed:

  • Finalist at the Barnstorm Film Festival, USA;

  • Semi-Finalist at Big Apple Film Festival, USA;

  • Semi-Finalist at Evolution! Mallorca International Film Festival, Spain;

  • Semi-Finalist at Burning Love Screenplay Contest, USA;

  • Official Selection at the American Screenwriting Conference, USA; and

  • Quarter-Finalist at the NYI Screenplay Awards, USA.

Her screenplay "STORMS OF LOVE" is:

  • Semi-Finalist at the Filmmatic Drama Screenplay Awards, USA;

  • Semi-Finalist Inroads Fellowship, USA;

  • Official Selection at the Venus Italian International Film Festival, USA; and

  • Official Selection at the BlueCat Screenplay Competition, USA.


As a teenager, Alessandra has also starred in "LAND OF SUNSHINE" a WYES, New Orleans, LA, USA, production which aired in 1983.

SEMI-FINALIST - Filmmatic Drama Screenpl
OFFICIAL SELECTION - American Screenwrit
SEMI-FINALIST - Burning Love Screenplay
SEMI-FINALIST - Evolution Mallorca Inter
QUARTER FINALIST - New York City Interna
Semifinalist - Inroads Fellowship - 2019
OFFICIAL SELECTION - Venus Italian Inter
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