This month, Hulu and Netflix each released a documentary recounting the infamous debacle that was 2017’s Fyre Festival. While both documentaries have been critically successful, and kicked off massive social media firestorms, Hulu was the streaming service that managed to snag interviews with the principal promoter and organizer behind the festival-that-wasn’t: Billy McFarland.
This post was originally published on the Cardozo Arts & Entertainment Law Journal website on February 5, 2019. The original post can be accessed via the Archived Link button above.
Calvin, Eliza, "Legal Implications of the Disastrous Fyre Festival and its Two Documentaries" (2019). AELJ Blog. 187.