560 episodes

ON THE PAGE: Join professional script consultant Pilar Alessandra as she demystifies screenwriting and answers your questions about script craft and story.

On The Page Pilar Alessandra

    • TV & Film
    • 4.6 • 350 Ratings

ON THE PAGE: Join professional script consultant Pilar Alessandra as she demystifies screenwriting and answers your questions about script craft and story.

    784. Una Meta Movie

    784. Una Meta Movie

    Writer/director Jennifer Sharp decided to buck the system, travel to Mexico and make her movie ... which ended up being a story about a writer trying to make her movie while battling the system.

    • 45 min
    783. The Other Kid in the Hall

    783. The Other Kid in the Hall

    Writer Paul Bellini, “the guy in the towel,” talks about what he’s learned from writing with Scott Thompson and the Kids in the Hall for over thirty years.

    • 34 min
    782. I Love My Dad

    782. I Love My Dad

    What do you do when your dad catfishes you? Write a movie about it, of course! James Morosini talks about drawing from the truth and creating empathy for his characters as he wrote, directed and starred in his feature film, I Love My Dad, starring Patton Oswalt.

    • 39 min
    781. Andy Siara

    781. Andy Siara

    From his critically acclaimed screenplay Palm Springs to his upcoming series The Resort, writer Andy Siara likes to explore the “disappointment of time.” 

    • 42 min
    780. Psychology for Screenwriters

    780. Psychology for Screenwriters

    William Indick, author of “Psychology for Screenwriters,” discusses why screenwriters must understand human behavior to make their stories come alive.

    • 50 min
    779. Inclusive Screenwriting

    779. Inclusive Screenwriting

    Author Jess King talks about their new game-changing screenwriting book, Inclusive Screenwriting for Film and Television, which examines and challenges conventional notions of characterization, world building and three act structure.

    • 40 min

Customer Reviews

4.6 out of 5
350 Ratings

350 Ratings

HollywoodRML ,

Good stuff

Wide ranging topics focused on screenwriting from a variety of experienced proven guests.

VermontErin ,

Fantastic and Illuminating Interview

Love the interview with Barbara Ward Thall. Super interesting project and humorously illuminating dialogue on ageism.

Nookyelur ,

Fantastic!

Pilar delivers interesting, inspiring content every week. Must listen for writers of all kinds!

Top Podcasts In TV & Film

Dear Media
iHeartPodcasts
Apple TV+
PodcastOne
iHeartPodcasts
Ben Mandelker & Ronnie Karam

You Might Also Like

Meg LeFauve & Lorien McKenna
Alex Ferrari
John August and Craig Mazin
Forever Dog
Script Apart
No Film School