The Moment with Brian Koppelman

Mike Birbiglia: 7/26/16

Mike Birbiglia: 7/26/16

The Moment with Brian Koppelman - July 26, 2016 - 58:30

Mike Birbiglia is a comedian, actor, writer, and filmmaker. His latest film, produced alongside This American Life's Ira Glass, is Don't Think Twice and is out for limited release this week. Today, Mike talks about workshopping the script for Don't Think Twice (5:00), how he absorbs story notes (16:00), and how fatherhood changed his priorities and his writing (23:00). Plus, Mike discusses how he tries to find a balance between being selfish and selfless (30:00) and how long the good feeling of making people laugh actually lasts (43:00).Shownotes: @BrianKoppelmanLeave a Review: Moment is brought to you by Freshbooks. Small business owners, FreshBooks wants to make dealing with your day-to- day paperwork ridiculously simple and quick. For your 30 day free trial, and all the simple and quick cloud accounting you can handle, go to and enter MOMENT in the “how did you hear about us” section.

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Interviews about the pivotal moments that fueled fascinating creative careers. Hosted by Brian Koppelman.