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Weekend Review: The Chair, Empire's End

I've waited nearly 10 years for the return of Project Greenlight, one of my all-time favorite docu-reality series, in which novice directors make a low-budget independent film while cameras record their every struggle. Although HBO has green-lit the show's comeback, Starz may have trumped it with ...  Read Full Article

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Paid | iTunes Aired: 11/8/2014

Season 1, Episode 10
Shane digests producers’ notes before receiving unexpected news from Chris Moore. Anna works to clarify the characters in her film. Publicity and marketing for both movies gets underway, revealing dramatic differences in Shane and Anna’s experience and perception in the public eye. As both films premiere, critics, audiences and Chris Moore weigh in on the results of the experiment. The winner is revealed.

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Paid | Amazon Instant Video Aired: 11/1/2014

Season 1, Episode 9
Anna and Shane begin the lonely process of editing. Both filmmakers fight to stay true to their vision as they receive critiques of their work.

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Weekend Review: The Chair, Empire's End

I've waited nearly 10 years for the return of Project Greenlight, one of my all-time favorite docu-reality series, in which novice directors make a low-budget independent film while cameras record their every struggle. Although HBO has green-lit the show's comeback, Starz may have trumped it with ... read more

Zachary Quinto Spotlights Filmmakers in New Starz Competition Series The Chair

Lights! Camera! Quinto! The new Starz reality competition series The Chair follows two first-time directors, Anna Martemucci and Shane Dawson, as they make their own unique feature films from the same screenplay, using the same budget and location city (Pittsburgh), then take them through theatrical release. Their mentor for the ...
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Exclusive Video: Check Out a First Look at Starz' Filmmaking Competition Series The Chair

Starz is going behind the scenes of filmmaking with its first unscripted competition series The Chair.

The 10-part documentary project follows two first-time feature-film directors as they separately attempt to craft a movie from the same original script. The competitors are Shane Dawson, who's built a huge online following via Twitter and his three YouTube comedy channels, and Anna Martemucci, an NYU film school graduate and independent filmmaker. read more

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Premiered: September 06, 2014, on Starz
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Premise: Two first-time feature-film directors are documented as they separately attempt to craft a movie from the same original script.

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