About the film
dysfunctional family documentary filmmaking
Release Date: March 02, 1979
|Slogan||:||«An American comedy»|
|Producers||:||Penelope Spheeris, Norman Epstein, Jonathan Kovler|
|Writers||:||Albert Brooks, Harry Shearer, Monica Mcgowan Johnson|
A pushy, narcissistic filmmaker persuades a Phoenix family to let him and his crew film their everyday lives, in the manner of the ground-breaking PBS series "An American Family".