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I am, a documentary by tom shadyac, looks to shed light on some big. With i am, his scope is big a dissection of the worlds problems, the mechanisms behind those. I am transcends from mere documentary into a profound work of art because like all. I wanted to meet him after watching his documentary i am. Director tom shadyac travels the world to speak with intellectual and spiritual. The documentary i am is the story of a man who had it all until something happened to make him realize he might have it all wrong. I am is a 2010 american documentary film written, directed, and narrated by tom shadyac. Hollywood already dubs it the documentary of the year for 2011. A film by director tom shadyac due in theaters febuary. I am is an utterly engaging and entertaining nonfiction film that poses two practical and provocative questions. Famed comedic director tom shadyac s entry in to documentary filmmaking is an interesting one. Tom s films about tom shadyac tom shadyac is one of hollywoods alltime leading comedy directors with his films, ace ventura.
Director tom shadyac speaks with intellectual and spiritual leaders about whats wrong. The filmmaker behind the inquiry is tom shadyac, one of hollywoods. Thomas peter tom shadyac is an american director, screenwriter, producer and author. Home the film i am tom shadyac media gallery press the foundation about tom shadyac amazon find a theater city find a theater date. Shadyac makes for a likable host in this whirlwind tour of the world of big and notsobig ideas. I am, a prismatic and probing exploration of our world, whats wrong with it, and what we can do to make it better, represents tom shadyac s first foray into nonfiction following a career as. I am, coming out in the united states next month, is a documentary that explores not only shadyacs remarkable journey from riches to rags but the worlds evergrowing addiction to materialism. The filmmaker behind the inquiry is tom shadyac, one of hollywoods leading comedy practitioners and the creative force behind such blockbusters as ace ventura, liar liar, the nutty professor, and bruce almighty. The filmmaker behind the inquiry is tom shadyac, one of hollywoods leading comedy practitioners and the creative force behind such blockbusters as ace. Director, tom shadyac tom shadyac s documentary i am had its network premiere new years day on the own networks super soul sunday. But tom shadyac, who was making his first feature film since directing evan almighty more than a decade earlier, sounded less like a director addressing his cast and crew than a speaker at a. The documentary i am is the story of a man who had it all until something happened to make him realize he might have it all. With tom shadyac, desmond tutu, noam chomsky, ray anderson. I am, a surprising philosophical inquirycum documentary from, of all people, tom shadyac, is a 21st century equivalent of that cartoon, though despite his funnyman credentials, shadyac intends no.1272 663 1593 265 1296 197 651 650 693 1342 1053 996 1593 996 1615 1393 724 673 614 336 922 1628 148 1121 388 1321 1511 19 317 829 1368 565 721 724 629 840 1161 1417 879 339 977 1458 1085 1298