Mastering the Art of Cinematography with Alfonso Maiorana
It's January 2017, and my friend Kelsey and I are sitting in the Stella Artois lounge at Sundance Film Festival waiting for a panel to start (now I can't remember which one!). While we wait, we start chatting with a man at our table and end up learning that he directed a film that's premiering at Sundance and he encourages us to attend. We end up attending and we
It was great to see his documentary film premiere and learn about a topic that I had never known before. The documentary is called Rumble: The Indians Who Rocked The World, and you can watch it here. As a young filmmaker myself, I was inspired and encouraged to meet someone like Alfonso who was obviously very talented, but also extremely humble and kind. We exchanged info and have touched base a couple times over the past few years, and I was excited to hear that he was interested in joining me for a chat on the podcast.
In this episode of The Curiosity Cast, Alfonso shares about how he got started in the industry and has worked his way up to where he is now. We hear about his perspective on the #MeToo movement in the industry, and how his Italian parents influenced his love of film. To view his work, visit www.alfonsomaiorana.com.
You can listen to the full episode below!