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A dual Canadian / US citizen, Alex Epstein grew up in New York City. He graduated Yale in 1985 in Computer Science and English, magna cum laude. After a year in Paris shooting short films, he went to UCLA for his MFA. He spent a decade in LA working as a development executive for independent production companies: Arama Entertainment, Blue Rider ... See full bio »
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We Happy Few
We Happy Few Writer
Contrast Writer
Bon Cop Bad Cop
Naked Josh
Naked Josh Writer


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 2016 We Happy Few (Video Game)
 2016 Stories: The Path of Destinies (Video Game)
  Look Kool (TV Series) (7 episodes, 2015 - 2016) (screenplay - 1 episode, 2016)
- Nano (2016) ... (screenplay)
- Math in Music (2016)
- Zero (2016)
- Probability (2016)
- Measurement (2016)
 2015 C'est Wow (TV Series) (writer)
 2013 Contrast (Video Game) (lead writer)
 2013/I Role Play (Short) (writer)
 2013 Winter Garden (Short) (writer)
 2013 Happy Slapping (story editor)
 2012 The Grilled Cheese Trilogy (Short) (writer)
 2012 Eddie: The Sleepwalking Cannibal (story editor)
 2012 Old Birds (Short) (co-writer)
 2011 Le Noël de Walter et Tandoori (story) / (writer)
 2011 Angle mort (story editor)
 2007 12 Ways to Say I'm Sorry (Short) (written by)
  Naked Josh (TV Series) (writer - 7 episodes, 2004 - 2005) (co-creator - 1 episode, 2006)
- Footprints (2006) ... (co-creator)
- The Artist and the Professor (2005) ... (writer)
- Family Misgivings (2004) ... (writer)
- Domme & Dommer (2004) ... (writer)
- Do Not Resuscitate (2004) ... (writer)
 2005 Charlie Jade (TV Series) (written by - 3 episodes)
- Ouroboros (2005) ... (written by)
- Flesh (2005) ... (written by)
- The Shortening of the Way (2005) ... (written by)
 2004-2005 15/Love (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- The Choice (2005)
- 30/Love (2004)
 2001 Vampire High (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- A Grave Matter (2001) ... (writer)
 1994 Warriors
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Other Works:

Crafty Screenwriting: Writing Movies That Get Made. A development executive's real-world approach to writing screenplays that will get optioned, bought and produced. Henry Holt, 2002. See more »

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1 Interview | 2 Articles | See more »

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I think human beings have evolved to appreciate narrative, in the same way that we have evolved to learn language. What is narrative, after all, but a kind of super-language, where stories, like words, are ways of encapsulating information?

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