Lights, Camera, Intimacy: Decoding Hollywood's Hidden Role

Ever wonder what happens behind the scenes when things get a bit “too exciting” during a steamy sex scene? We sat down with Alicia Topolnycky, a film Intimacy Coordinator who choreographs, well… intimacy. We discover the vital role of intimacy professionals in the entertainment industry, serving as actor advocates, mediators, coaches, choreographers, and consent educators. Ever wondered why it took Hollywood so long to embrace them on sets? Alicia shares her unique insights, walking us through her process when stepping into a production. Explore the fascinating world of on-screen intimacy from an expert's perspective.

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May 24, 2023