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Alan Berliner

Alan Berliner was born on October 11, 1956 in Brooklyn, New York City, New York, USA as Alan Jay Berliner. He is a director, known for Nobody's Business (1996), Wide Awake (2006) and First Cousin Once Removed (2012). See full bio »

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Nobody's Business
Wide Awake
Wide Awake Director
Intimate Stranger


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 2012 First Cousin Once Removed (Documentary)
 2010 Translating Edwin Honig: A Poet's Alzheimer (Documentary short)
 2006 Wide Awake (Documentary)
 2001 The Sweetest Sound (Documentary)
 1996 Nobody's Business (Documentary)
 1991 Intimate Stranger (Documentary)
 1988 The Family Album (Documentary)
 1985 Everywhere at Once (Short)
 1983 Natural History (Short)
 1981 Myth in the Electric Age (Short)
 1980 City Edition (Short)
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Alan S. Berliner

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I don't know what the causes of my insomnia are. My grandfather was an insomniac, so that could be relevant ... or it could be just biological. I am not blaming my parents, per se, for it, but indirectly, my parents were fighting or talking and that might be a cause. Maybe the film is a cautionary idea for people: make sure your children are sleeping before you fight.


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