The time that is first episodic show ended up being programmed on starting time regarding the Sundance Film Festival took place an eternity ago—i.e., simply this past January. Plus the show become awarded the uncommon difference had been likewise unconventional. Like Fraud is unsurprisingly well-crafted, due to the fact the Oscar-nominated duo of Heidi Ewing and Rachel Grady (Jesus Camp; Norman Lear: merely another form of You) will be the filmmakers behind this four-part docuseries premiering August 30 on Showtime. The show takes an approach that is often noirish how does meetmindful work the inspired feminist takedown for the undoubtedly strange Richard Scott Smith. An identity-thieving bigamist whom spent an impressive 2 decades conning lovelorn, mostly middle-class ladies from their cash and feeling of self-worth, Smith is changed from dating-site predator to targeted victim once the women he duped get together to locate, capture and finally bring the pathological fraudster to justice.
And zealously leading the chase is the one no-nonsense, tough-as-nails chick—who never even came across Smith. Certainly, the filmmaking team’s weapon that is secret a scene-stealing bounty hunter called Carla, is just as determined to put an end to Smith’s heartbreaking and bank account-draining as any one of their actual victims. Which explains why Documentary is excited to spotlight this uncompromising, unorthodox victim’s advocate as our August Doc celebrity of this Month. Ler mais