The Chair

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  • TV-PG
  • 2014
  • 1 Season
  • 7.6  (491)

The series follows two persons who want to become documentary film makers as they go about making their first feature production. The series involves giving each one of the directors the same script and material, and each one is challenged to beat the other in order to have their documentary distributed. The series attempts to inform viewers of the documentary making process, and how to different documentarians can take the same material and turn it into wildly different production.

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Seasons
Outside the Bubble
10. Outside the Bubble
November 8, 2014
In the season finale, Shane is given shocking news, and the winner is revealed.
The Test
9. The Test
November 1, 2014
Anna and Shane's editing process commences, and both fight to maintain their individual vision while their work is critiqued.
Two Martinis
8. Two Martinis
October 25, 2014
As production starts to wrap up, Shane indicates he is moving on from his YouTube persona.
Episode 7
7. Episode 7
October 18, 2014
Shane and his producing partner have a lot of tension building up between the two of them.
Moving On
6. Moving On
October 11, 2014
Anna is struggling to manage her time on the set.
Picture's Up
5. Picture's Up
October 4, 2014
It's the first day on set for both movies. Anna battles confidence issues, as she finds herself leaning more on Phil for support and guidance. Shane attempts to balance his directing duties with the demands of playing Scott, who is not the type of character he is used to playing. Meanwhile, the screenwriter Dan struggles to find a role on both sets.
The Ramp Up
4. The Ramp Up
September 27, 2014
As the teams head into their final week of pre-production, casting dilemmas loom for both Shane and Anna. Table reads for both teams lead to worries about story and if their individual interpretations of Dan Schoffer's original script are ready for filming. Anna's tension with the documentary crew continues when her husband, Victor, arrives. Executive Producer Chris Moore secures financing for production to begin.
Mentionable Is Manageable
3. Mentionable Is Manageable
September 20, 2014
Shane has casting and location issues because of the off-color script. During a casting session Anna stops producers interfering.
Dollars & Decisions
2. Dollars & Decisions
September 13, 2014
Anna and Shane both need financing for their projects and it proves to be hard.
The Experiment
1. The Experiment
September 6, 2014
Two first-time directors, each starting with the same screenplay and budget, struggle to shape the script to fit their vision. Shane Dawson, a YouTube star, prefers a raunchier comedic style, whereas Anna Martemucci, an independent filmmaker, hires her husband and brother-in-law to help rewrite the script. Shane heads to Pittsburgh for pre-production while Anna fears leaving on this journey by herself.
The Chair
The Chair

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Description

The series follows two persons who want to become documentary film makers as they go about making their first feature production. The series involves giving each one of the directors the same script and material, and each one is challenged to beat the other in order to have their documentary distributed. The series attempts to inform viewers of the documentary making process, and how to different documentarians can take the same material and turn it into wildly different production.

The Chair is a series that is currently running and has 1 seasons (10 episodes). The series first aired on September 6, 2014.

Where to Watch The Chair

The Chair is available for streaming on the Starz website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch The Chair on demand at Netflix, Amazon, Vudu, Google Play and Apple TV.

  • Premiere Date
    September 6, 2014
  • IMDB Rating
    7.6  (491)