Alexia Melocchi and her old-time studio system in miniature

This article by Valerio Viale was originally published here: www.italoamericano.org Alexia Melocchi, native of Milan, Italy, spent her teenage years in Los Angeles and, at a very young age, crossed the gateway to Hollywood. Since around the year 2000, she has been...

Screenwriter Etiquette: The face to face pitch

A few weekends ago  I was invited to a Conference for Screenwriters where aspiring film makers, screenwriters, authors and producers were given the opportunity to pitch their material to Producers, Agents and Managers in a “six minutes and you are out of...

The Power behind the Power Lunch

When Alexandra Yacovlef, my Partner, and I transitioned from being International Sales Agents to Producer/Manager and Consultants, we had no idea that the Star Treatment we were being given by Studio Executives and Studio Producers and Agents, with the Power Lunches...