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Sleepwalk With Me



"Sleepwalk With Me" is a comedy written by, directed by and starring comedian Mike Birbiglia, based on a true story he told in his one-man off-Broadway show and his first book. The film follows the journey of an aspiring comedian in denial about his girlfriend, his career, and, most significantly, his sleepwalking disorder. The more he fails to express his true feelings, the more his anxiety comes out in increasingly funny and dangerous sleepwalking incidents.


Director(s): Mike Birbiglia

Executive Producer(s): Brian Bedol, Ken Lerer, Alissa Shipp

Producer(s): Jacob Jaffke, Ira Glass

Screenwriter(s): Mike Birbiglia, Ira Glass, Joe Birbiglia, Seth Barrish

Cinematographer: Adam Beckman

Editor(s): Geoffrey Richman

Production Designer: Tania Bijlani

Sound Designer: Abigail Savage

Music: Andrew Hollander

Additional Credits: Costume Designer: Ciera Wells

Principal Cast: Mike Birbiglia, Lauren Ambrose, James Rebhorn, Carol Kane, Cristin Milioti, Aya Cash, Marc Maron, David Wain, Kristen Schaal, Henry Phillips

Director Bio


Mike Birbiglia is a comedian, actor, and director best known for his off-Broadway hits “Sleepwalk with Me” and “My Girlfriend’s Boyfriend.” His recent album debuted at #1 on Billboard and his literary debut "Sleepwalk with Me and Other Painfully True Stories" was a "NY Times" Bestseller.


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