Barry Sonnenfeld

Barry Sonnenfeld’s book Barry Sonnenfeld, Call Your Mother Memoirs of a Neurotic Filmmaker is now out through Hachette Books. Sonnenfeld is a filmmaker and writer who broke into the film industry as the cinematographer on the Coen Brothers’ first three films: Blood Simple, Raising Arizona, and Miller’s Crossing. He also was the director of photography on Throw Mamma from the Train, Big, When Harry Met Sally, and Misery. Sonnenfeld made his directorial debut with The Addams Family in 1991, and has gone on to direct a number of films including Addams Family Values, Get Shorty, and the first three Men in Blacks. His television credits include Pushing Daisies, for which he won an Emmy, and most recently Netflix’s A Series of Unfortunate Events. (Photo by Sasha Erwitt.)

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The Way We Get By: Barry Sonnenfeld Thinks You Should Watch Some Screwball Comedies

By Barry Sonnenfeld | May 27, 2020

The Way We Get By: Barry Sonnenfeld Thinks You Should Watch Some Screwball Comedies

The director, whose book Barry Sonnenfeld, Call Your Mother: Memoirs of a Neurotic Filmmaker is out now, prescribes more laughter in our lives.