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Author Sonnenfeld, Barry, author.

Title Barry Sonnenfeld, call your mother : memoirs of a neurotic filmmaker / Barry Sonnenfeld.

Publication Info. New York : Hachette Books, 2020.

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Location Call No. Status
 East Hartford, Raymond Library - Adult Department  B SONNENFELD BARRY S    Check Shelf
 Glastonbury, Welles-Turner Memorial Library - Adult Department  BIO SONNENFELD    Check Shelf
 Mansfield, Main Library - Adult Biography  B SONNENFELD    Check Shelf
 Plainville Public Library - Non Fiction  B SONNENFELD    Check Shelf
 West Hartford, Bishop's Corner Branch - Biographies  B SONNENFELD BARRY S    Check Shelf
 West Hartford, Noah Webster Library - Biographies  B SONNENFELD BARRY S    Check Shelf
 Windsor, Main Library - Adult Department  B-SONNENFELD, B.    Check Shelf
Edition First edition.
Description xvii, 346 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents Barry Sonnenfeld. Call your mother. -- CM the CM, part 1 -- Depression central -- White shirts -- Leg wrestling with stars -- Miami beach -- Fear of flying -- A very special bar mitzvah -- "My" dog -- Eleanor Roosevelt -- The button -- The flip side -- The promise of suicide -- Yet more promised suicides -- On the road : Barry does Kerouac -- NYU Graduate Film School -- Superman -- Kidney stones -- An actress short, a cum shot behind -- Insult to injury -- My life begins. I meet Sweetie. -- The cash machine -- Delores -- The Coens -- Blood simple -- Big -- Pay or play -- Addams family -- Sophie's choice -- Kids -- Get Shorty -- A Christmas miracle -- A final promise of suicide -- Reenactors -- Calabasas -- Captain's table -- CM the CM, part 2 -- Burying the lede -- Epilogue: "A miracle is what seems impossible but happens anyway".
Summary "Film and television director and notable raconteur Barry Sonnenfeld's outrageous and hilarious memoir, tracing his idiosyncratic upbringing in Washington Heights, his breaking into film as a cinematographer with the Coen brothers, and his unexpected career as the director behind such huge film franchises as The Addams Family and Men in Black, and beloved work like Get Shorty and A Series of Unfortunate Events"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject Sonnenfeld, Barry.
Motion picture producers and directors -- United States -- Biography.
Cinematographers -- United States -- Biography.
Sonnenfeld, Barry. (OCoLC)fst00375474
Cinematographers. (OCoLC)fst00861478
Motion picture producers and directors. (OCoLC)fst01027225
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
Genre/Form Biographies. (OCoLC)fst01919896
ISBN 9780316415613 (hardcover)
0316415618
9780316415637 (epub)
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