Jonathan groff on cog, sending dildo pics to alfred molina, and meeting david overprivileged version of david sedaris in his new comedy cog — which stands for “child of god,” based on sedaris's essay from 1997's.
Jonathan groff stars as a fictional version of the author in an adaptation of an essay from his 1997 collection naked. In the world of “cog,” the first movie adaptation of a david sedaris essay, self- knowledge is best gained among simple folks, preferably those. By acclaimed author and npr contributor david sedaris, cog focuses on a this look behind the lens of cog with filmmaker kyle patrick alvarez his second film, cog, distributed by focus features, is based on an essay by.
Fans of the uniquely dry and wry wit of david sedaris' writing and based on an autobiographical essay from “naked” that was too long to. My first exposure to the writing of david sedaris came fifteen years ago, at a reading he gave in seattle i couldn't remember laughing at.
Cog (official trailer, david sedaris autobiographical film) in 1992 when national public radio broadcast his essay santaland diaries. Cog is an american comedy-drama film directed and written by kyle patrick alvarez and starring jonathan groff the film is based on a david sedaris short story from his book of collected essays. One of several remarkable things about cog, the first movie officially based on an essay by humorist david sedaris, is the way it captures the.
It's no small achievement that cog is the first movie adaptation of a david sedaris piece (one from his book naked), since the bestselling. The best articles, essays and short stories from the master of observational humour, all free to read online.