The trailer has been released for new documentary Showrunners: The Art of Running a TV Show.
Showrunners is the first ever feature length documentary to explore the fascinating world of US television showrunners and the creative forces around them.
These people are responsible for creating, writing and overseeing every element of production on one of the United State’s biggest exports – television drama and comedy series. The film shows audiences the huge amount of work that goes into making sure their favourite TV series airs on time as well as the many challenges that showrunners have to overcome to make sure a new series makes it onto the schedules at all!
Showrunners featured contributions from J.J. Abrams, Joss Whedon, Ronald D. Moore, Damon Lindelof, Bill Prady, Hart Hanson, Jane Espenson, Jonathan Nolan and many more.
Showrunners: The Art of Running a TV Show will be released on iTunes on 31st October 2014. Take a look at the trailer below: