Muscle 'n Money: A Same Different Story

After Being John the bin man, Jan becomes Jonjo, a personal trainer from Johannesburg - and his own rival.

  • Eric Schachter
    Director
    Frail, Au Pied du Mur, Harlem USA ...
  • Jan Gromadzki
    Writer
  • Eric Schachter
    Producer
    Frail, Harlem USA, Au Pied du Mur, A Show for Myself...
  • Jan Gromadzki
    Key Cast
  • Film Type:
    Documentary, Short
  • Runtime:
    28 minutes 40 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    June 1, 2017
  • Production Budget:
    10,000 GBP
  • Country of Origin:
    United Kingdom
  • Country of Filming:
    United Kingdom
  • Film Language:
    English
  • Shooting Format:
    Digital
  • Aspect Ratio:
    16:9
  • Film Color:
    Color
  • First-time Filmmaker:
    No
  • Student Project:
    No
Director Biography - Eric Schachter

Raised and retired in England with fifty years in America in between. Spent most of his life muddling through and paying the rent. For the last fifteen years he has enjoyed the privilege of working for himself, making films, writing books and trying to figure out how to do the right thing.

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Director Statement

Directing this film was a matter of letting the subjects' stories unfold and trying but failing to remain detached.