Pilar Alessandra MIA 2017

International expert Pilar Alessandra pitching coach at MIA 2017.

A phenomenal coach from US dedicated to Cinema and Drama Series Pitching Forum.

Pilar Alessandra is the director of the Los Angeles writers’ studio On the Page®, host of the On the Page Podcast and author of The Coffee Break Screenwriter. Pilar has coached pitching and led training sessions for Disney Animation, ABC/Disney, CBS and MTV. In November 2017 she will once again moderate the Pitch Conference for the American Film Market.

Pilar’s home base is the On the Page Writers’ Studio in Studio City, California. There, Pilar provides an ongoing slate of writing classes and script consultations to screenwriters and television writers at all levels, helping them streamline their writing process, improve their craft and develop feature projects and television scripts for sale and staffing.

Each year Pilar witnesses dozens of On the Page success stories with clients selling features and pitches to studios such as Warner Bros, DreamWorks, Disney and Sony, going on to write for television shows such as Silicon Valley, Grey’s Anatomy, The Walking Dead and The 100, delivering television movies for Disney and Lifetime and winning prestigious competitions such as The Nicholl Fellowship, the Warner Brothers Writing Fellowship and the Austin Screenwriting Competition.