Project Greenlight (2001 - 2015)

Project Greenlight


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Release Date: 2001

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An intriguing insider's look at the filmmaking process, this documentary series begins with an Internet contest in which amateur screenwriters or directors can win the opportunity to make their movie for theatrical release. Cameras follow all of the participants during the shoot, revealing some of the tensions and triumphs that make up daily life on a film set. The show and contest were created by Ben Affleck, Matt Damon and producer Chris Moore.

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Critics Consensus: Project Greenlight makes a welcome return, retaining many of the qualities that helped make it a reality TV favorite.

2015, HBO, 8 episodes

Critics Consensus: No consensus yet.

2005, HBO, 9 episodes

Critics Consensus: Adjusting the formula to maximize collaborative dysfunction and damaged egos, Project Greenlight delights in the squabbles that can occur on a set.

2003, HBO, 13 episodes

Critics Consensus: Prioritizing personality conflicts over productive collaboration, this moviemaking docuseries might not yield great art -- but it makes for spectacular reality television.

2001, HBO, 12 episodes