Alexandra Heller-Nicholas

Alexandra Heller-Nicholas is an Australian film critic. She has written six books on cult film with a focus on gender politics, and has published for fifteen years in magazines, journals, edited collections and home entertainment releases. Alexandra recently co-authored a book on filmmakers Hélène Cattet and Bruno Forzani, and in 2017 co-curated the “Pioneering Women” program at the 2017 Melbourne International Film Festival which celebrated Australian women’s filmmaking in the 1980s and 1990s. Alexandra is also a member of Alliance of Women Film Journalists.