the story of the Project Greenlight script selection process.

the story of the Project Greenlight script selection process.
Before there was fame for Pete Jones and “Stolen Summer,” there were hundreds of scriptwriters submitting scripts in the first round of the Project Greenlight selection process. Judges were other contestants, who provided feedback on the other contestants’ scripts. Anthony Zoubek of The Daily Vidette at Illinois State University details the process and talks to some of the contest’s losers.

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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.