Interview: ‘A Beautiful Day In The Neighborhood’ Screenwriters Noah Harpster & Micah Fitzerman-Blue
A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood is one of the most anticipated films of the fall season and it’s expected to be a major awards player. Directed by Marielle Heller, who helmed last year’s Can You Ever Forgive Me?, and starring Tom Hanks, the film will no doubt get the attention of awards voters and fans alike. However, screenwriters Noah Harpster & Micah Fitzerman-Blue are also getting some well deserved attention for their screenplay. Many early reviews are praising its nuance and characterization. InSession Film writer Daniel Brilliant sat down with them to talk about their inspirations and what drew them to the story of Fred Rogers.