HARDSELL TV Pilot screening at TIFF Bell Lightbox
HARDSELL (the TV pilot) will get its first public screening on Saturday Nov 16th between 4-5pm at the TIFF Bell Lightbox. The event is called "The Best of BravoFACT, hosted by Richard Crouse", and is presented as part of the CITF (Canadian International Television Festival)
CITF celebrates short form films with a screening of 10 best bravoFACT-funded shorts.
HARDSELL chronicles the behind-the-scenes bedlam of a controversial new show making waves on public television. As the series becomes a surprise hit, it’s star and co-creator Michael Silver struggles with his newfound celebrity, a messy personal life and the political machinations of the eccentrics running the network.
Produced by Aeschylus Poulos and Foundry Films.
Directed by John L'Ecuyer
Written by and starring Rick Miller,
Adapted from the play by Miller and Daniel Brooks.
Nigel Shawn Williams
Vivian and Ellen Miller