International co-productions, multi-language projects.
Alessandro got a BA in film directing from the University of Bologna, Italy. After graduating college, he worked directing commercials in France, Italy and Mexico for several years. He then moved to Los Angeles where he finally feels at home and where he got an MFA in Screenwriting from the American Film Institute Conservatory. His thesis short film premiered at the Tribeca Film Festival VR 2020 and it was the first ever VR thesis film produced at AFI.
His screenplays have placed as finalists in several screenwriting competitions such as Austin Film Festival, Final Draft Big Break, Emerging Screenwriters, among others. He was selected as one of the Inaugural Fellows of ``The Minority Report'', an industry-vetted list of the top scripts written by diverse students and won the Writers’ Room Ready Award with his pilot “NarcoBruja”. The award recognizes outstanding work by AFI Conservatory Screenwriting Fellows.
Alessandro is obsessed with technology, new media, crypto, NFTs, digital worlds, video games, electric mobility, music and culture, which often permeate his writing to create original characters and worlds that speak of global and current subjects that are frequently ignored.
He currently works as director of development at one of the most prestigious and prolific production companies in Mexico.
Private Month Mentorship
Each month mentorship kicks off with a preliminary 15-min. call to set expectations and lay out strategy for the month. Writer will have email access to the executive plus 4x one-hour consultations with the exec. Exec will read up to 4 scripts in one month (different drafts of the same script or 4 different scripts) and conduct 4x one-hour story notes calls. Calls can also include feedback on your pitch, branding, or career strategy.
If you pay with the deposit/payment plan, your second half will be due the 2nd week of the Mentorship. If you need a different type of payment plan, email email@example.com.
What To Expect
After registering, you will receive an automatic Order Confirmation email. Then Roadmap's Director of Consultations, Terra Joy, will get your mentor looped in with you! If you do not hear from Terra or the exec within 3 days of registering, feel free to email firstname.lastname@example.org for an update.
Before starting your Month Mentorship, please ensure you are familiar with our Code of Conduct.