Playing with Fyre: Netflix’s Fyre vs Hulu’s Fyre Fraud

With both its rise and demise played out moment-by-moment on the internet, the catastrophic failure that was the ‘inaugural’ Fyre Festival of 2017 and its creator Billy McFarland’s subsequent imprisonment under fraud charges had a lot of social media on tenterhooks. It is perhaps unsurprising, then, that the two distributors lining up to showcase documentaries…