Humor Me with Elliot Gould at JFI Winterfest
Humor Me is a heartfelt father-son comedy playing at JFI's Winterfest and starring Elliott Gould, Jemaine Clement and Ingrid Michaelson about a struggling playwright who is forced to move in with his joke-telling dad in a New Jersey retirement community and learns, as his father often says, "life's going to happen, whether you smile or not.” Click here for details.
The filmmaker Sam Hoffman is a producer, director and writer who has created content in film, television and on digital media. He currently produces and periodically directs the hit CBS drama Madam Secretary, recently picked up for its fourth season. He is also developing, with producing partner Frances McDormand, an adaptation of Michael Pollan’s best-seller The Omnivore’s Dilemma. Hoffman created the web series Old Jews Telling Jokes, which has been viewed over 50 million times, released on DVD, and broadcast on the BBC.