Shades of Annie Hall Color This Wry, Heartfelt Comedy: 'Sleepwalk With Me' | 10 Jan 2013 // 5:10 PM
There's the self-deprecating main character who periodically breaks the fourth wall to speak directly to the audience; the preoccupation with a romantic relationship that may or may not be ready to move to the next phase; the occupation of the protagonist; the overall wry, sardonic tone.
'Sleepwalk With Me': A Standup Comic and His Disorder | 24 Aug 2012 // 11:26 PM
Mike Birbiglia’s film about his true, dangerous sleep disorder is also a meditation on facing fears of all kinds, with jokes.
Indie films, finding it harder to compete at the box office, turn to video on demand | 10 Oct 2012 // 4:34 AM
LOS ANGELES — Struggling to compete with big-budget movies at the box office, indie films are increasingly finding a lucrative niche in one of Hollywood’s