The Chair

A serialised documentary that I stumbled across The Chair is a competition between two up-and-coming directors bringing their first feature to the big screen. Created by Project Greenlight executive producer Chris Moore the show aired on Starz. The two directors were given identical screenplays (How Soon Is Now) which they had to craft into their own film using the same budget and filming in the same city. The documentary series which has now finished, shows the creation, marketing and theatrical release of both adaptations, but most of all it shows the struggles that went along with it. I meant to write this post a long time ago but never got around to it and was always playing catch up with the show so I thought now being the holiday season would be the perfect time to write about it. The ...