Stolen Summer debuts in Chicago; Pete Jones says show “wasn’t exactly true to life.”

Stolen Summer debuts in Chicago; Jones says show “wasn’t…true to life.”
The film that came out of Project Greenlight and was filmed on location in Chicago debuted there last night, with director Pete Jones standing on a green carpet. He talks to a Chicago Sun-Times columnist about the reality TV show that documented the production of his film, and says it “wasn’t exactly true to life.”

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Andy Dehnart is a journalist who has covered reality television for more than 15 years and created reality blurred in 2000. A member of the Television Critics Association, his writing and criticism about television, culture, and media has appeared on NPR and in Playboy, Buzzfeed, and many other publications. Andy, 36, also directs the journalism program at Stetson University in Florida, where he teaches creative nonfiction and journalism. He has an M.F.A. in nonfiction writing and literature from Bennington College. More about reality blurred and Andy.