skip to content
Barry Sonnenfeld, call your mother : memoirs of a neurotic filmmaker Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

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

Author: Barry Sonnenfeld
Publisher: New York : Hachette Books, 2020. ©2020
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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"--
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Biographies
Autobiographies
Biography
Named Person: Barry Sonnenfeld; Barry Sonnenfeld
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Barry Sonnenfeld
ISBN: 9780316415613 0316415618
OCLC Number: 1108525002
Description: xvii, 346 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Foreword: Spooky action at a distance --
Barry Sonnenfeld. Call your mother. --
CM the CM, part 1 --
Depression central --
White shirts --
Can't be beat --
Miami beach --
Fear of flying --
A Christian 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".
Responsibility: Barry Sonnenfeld.

Abstract:

"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"--

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


\n\n

Primary Entity<\/h3>\n
<http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/oclc\/1108525002<\/a>> # Barry Sonnenfeld, call your mother : memoirs of a neurotic filmmaker<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Book<\/a>, schema:CreativeWork<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nlibrary:oclcnum<\/a> \"1108525002<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nlibrary:placeOfPublication<\/a> <http:\/\/id.loc.gov\/vocabulary\/countries\/nyu<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/10004925738#Topic\/motion_picture_producers_and_directors<\/a>> ; # Motion picture producers and directors<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/dewey.info\/class\/791.430233092\/e23\/<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/10004925738#Topic\/motion_picture_producers_and_directors_united_states<\/a>> ; # Motion picture producers and directors--United States<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/10004925738#Person\/sonnenfeld_barry<\/a>> ; # Barry Sonnenfeld<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/10004925738#Topic\/cinematographers<\/a>> ; # Cinematographers<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/10004925738#Place\/united_states<\/a>> ; # United States.<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/10004925738#Topic\/cinematographers_united_states<\/a>> ; # Cinematographers--United States<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/10004925738#Topic\/biography_&_autobiography_entertainment_&_performing_arts<\/a>> ; # BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY \/ Entertainment & Performing Arts<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:author<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/10004925738#Person\/sonnenfeld_barry<\/a>> ; # Barry Sonnenfeld<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:bookEdition<\/a> \"First edition.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:bookFormat<\/a> bgn:PrintBook<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:copyrightYear<\/a> \"2020<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:datePublished<\/a> \"2020<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:description<\/a> \"\"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\"--<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:description<\/a> \"Foreword: Spooky action at a distance -- Barry Sonnenfeld. Call your mother. -- CM the CM, part 1 -- Depression central -- White shirts -- Can\'t be beat -- Miami beach -- Fear of flying -- A Christian 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\".<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:exampleOfWork<\/a> <http:\/\/worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/id\/10004925738<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:genre<\/a> \"Autobiographies<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:genre<\/a> \"Biographies<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:genre<\/a> \"Biography<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:inLanguage<\/a> \"en<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Barry Sonnenfeld, call your mother : memoirs of a neurotic filmmaker<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:productID<\/a> \"1108525002<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:workExample<\/a> <http:\/\/worldcat.org\/isbn\/9780316415613<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nwdrs:describedby<\/a> <http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/title\/-\/oclc\/1108525002<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n\n

Related Entities<\/h3>\n
<http:\/\/dewey.info\/class\/791.430233092\/e23\/<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/10004925738#Person\/sonnenfeld_barry<\/a>> # Barry Sonnenfeld<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:familyName<\/a> \"Sonnenfeld<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:givenName<\/a> \"Barry<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Barry Sonnenfeld<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/10004925738#Place\/united_states<\/a>> # United States.<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Place<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"United States.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/10004925738#Topic\/biography_&_autobiography_entertainment_&_performing_arts<\/a>> # BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY \/ Entertainment & Performing Arts<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY \/ Entertainment & Performing Arts<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/10004925738#Topic\/cinematographers<\/a>> # Cinematographers<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Cinematographers<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/10004925738#Topic\/cinematographers_united_states<\/a>> # Cinematographers--United States<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Cinematographers--United States<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/10004925738#Topic\/motion_picture_producers_and_directors<\/a>> # Motion picture producers and directors<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Motion picture producers and directors<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/10004925738#Topic\/motion_picture_producers_and_directors_united_states<\/a>> # Motion picture producers and directors--United States<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Motion picture producers and directors--United States<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/id.loc.gov\/vocabulary\/countries\/nyu<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Place<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\ndcterms:identifier<\/a> \"nyu<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/worldcat.org\/isbn\/9780316415613<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:ProductModel<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:isbn<\/a> \"0316415618<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:isbn<\/a> \"9780316415613<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n