Posts by Alex Ferrari

THROWBACK FRIDAY: How to Blaze Your Own Path in the Film Industry

Please note: Throwback Fridays are archival episodes from the Indie Film Hustle Podcast. After many requests from the IFH Tribe to bring back some of the show’s best episodes, I decided to create Throwback Fridays. These episodes will not be posted every week but at least twice a month…if not more. There’s so much amazing info and knowledge bombs…

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IFH 249: How to Breakdown the Door in Hollywood with Carole Kirschner

Carole Kirschner, CBS Diversity Institute Writers Mentoring Program, WGA Showrunner Training Program, Hollywood Game Plan

How to Breakdown the Door in Hollywood with Carole Kirschner Today’s guest is Carole Kirschner. Carole was at CBS Comedy and then hired as Vice President of Steven Spielberg’s first Amblin Television. During that time, Carole heard more than 3,000 pitches, bought hundreds of scripts, and was involved in developing dozens of television series. In…

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BPS 015: How to Write a Screenplay FAST with Jeff Bollow

jeff bollow, fast screenplay, how to write a screenplay, screenwriter, screenwriting, movie script, Writing FAST: How to Write Anything with Lightning Speed

How to Write a Screenplay FAST with Jeff Bollow Have you ever wanted to learn how to write a screenplay fast? I know I do. This is why I invited on the show award-winning producer/director, best-selling author, film festival organizer and public speaker, Jeff Bollow. He is the author of Writing FAST: How to Write Anything with…

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IFH 246: Directing Color on Set with Ollie Kenchington

Directing Color on Set with Ollie Kenchington Today on the show we have color master Ollie Kenchington. Ollie is a filmmaker, editor, and colorist. He has released an amazing new course called Directing Color. The course focuses on the use of color not only in color grading but also on-set. Since I’ve been a colorist for over…

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How to Shoot & Direct an Improvised Feature Film in 24 Hours

UDEMY FILMMAKING COURSE, IMPROVISED FEATURE FILM, FRIENDS, FOES & FIREWORKS, IVAN MALEKIN, SARAH JAYNE, How to Shoot & Direct an Improvised Feature Film in 24 Hours

How to Shoot & Direct an Improvised Feature Film in 24 Hours So after my interview with award-winning independent filmmaking duo, Sarah Jayne, and Ivan Malekin (You can listen to that interview here) I decide to develop an online course with them teaching filmmakers How to Shoot & Direct an Improvised Feature Film in 24 Hours. Take…

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BPS 014: Save the Cat – Screenwriting Story Structure Made Easy

Story Structure, save the cat, Blake Snyder,

Screenwriting Story Structure Made Easy Why would you want to ‘Save the Cat’? If you are a screenwriter or aspiring one you should have heard by now of Blake Snyder’s game-changing screenwriting book. In his 20-year career as a film producer and screenwriter, Blake Snyder sold dozens of scripts, including co-writing Blank Check, which became a hit…

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