About Saul Austerlitz

The Evolution of the Jewish Comedy Nerd

By October 11, 2010

In his series of guest blog posts, Saul Austerlitz, author of Another Fine Mess: A History of American Film Comedy, discusses the evolution of the Jewish comedy nerd.  In a recent WTF podcast, comedian Marc Maron referred to Judd Apatow … Read More

Albert Brooks: Genius

By September 28, 2010

2 things: 1. Albert Brooks is one of the most underrated comedic minds ever.   2. Saul Austerlitz knows great comedic minds because he’s taken the time to write a book titled, Another Fine Mess: A History of American Film … Read More