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Why Authenticity & Passion Should Drive Your Filmmaking Career

Through the struggle on the way towards the goal. Why some plans could end broken but “the Dream” must keep pulsating. I’m actually really happy to be asked from Stage 32 to write another article, trying to share something good and offering the opportunity to recognize, together, our common humanity and vulnerability as filmmakers. And maybe as human beings. Rather than pretending to be an expert in anything, or introducing myself in a way that doesn’t interest …

Part II: Working with Paolo Sorrentino-Go Out and Get It

If you haven’t read part one of Working with Paolo Sorrentino – Go Out and Get It, please make sure you check it out here. Today, Andrea Lodovichetti concludes his story of his time working for Oscar winner Paolo Sorrentino. As always, Andrea is available for comments below. Enjoy, RB

Part I: Working with Paolo Sorrentino-Go Out and Get It

"And the Oscar for Best Foreign Language Film goes to... Paolo Sorrentino, La Grande Bellezza (The Great Beauty)." Not everyone has the opportunity to sit and watch the Oscars as their mentor (and colleague) wins an award. Stage 32 member Andrea Lodovichetti had that opportunity last week when Director Paolo Sorrentino stepped on stage to accept his Oscar for La Grande Bellezza. Having worked for years as Sorrentino’s 2nd Assistant Director on several films, Andrea watched as Paol…

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