credit: Frank Oz- (C) Victoria Labalme

Reel Funny: Creating Comedy from the Director’s Chair (Live Comedy Event)

Mar 8, 2024

10:00pm – 11:15pm CT

Frank Oz, Judd Apatow, Robert Smigel, and Lucia Aniello come together to swap stories and insights about the craft of directing comedy. Reel Funny: Creating Comedy from the Director’s Chair is a rare discussion between filmmakers whose visions helped shape some of the most outstanding comedy in film and television. Moderated by producer and comedy preservationist Dan Pasternack.

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Lucia Aniello


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