The Sleepy Time Gal


1h 47m 2001

Brief Synopsis

A tale concerning a bohemian writer whose life focus is altered by her on-going fight against cancer. In the midst of a loving yet combative relationship with her photographer son, she seeks to renew contact with an old flame and becomes preoccupied with thoughts of the daughter by Bob whom she gav

Film Details

Also Known As
Sleepy Time Gal
MPAA Rating
R
Genre
Drama
Release Date
2001
Location
Lancaster, Pennsylvania, USA; San Francisco, California, USA; Daytona Beach, Florida, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 47m

Synopsis

A tale concerning a bohemian writer whose life focus is altered by her on-going fight against cancer. In the midst of a loving yet combative relationship with her photographer son, she seeks to renew contact with an old flame and becomes preoccupied with thoughts of the daughter by Bob whom she gave up at birth. The daughter has grown up to be a high-powered lawyer who, in view of her own emotional crisis, has begun taking steps to locate her birth mother.

Crew

Joseph Reed Alden

Song

Rachel Allen

Makeup

Kristen Anacker

Costume Designer

Jody Asnes

Production Designer

Johann Sebastian Bach

Music

Juanita Baker

Special Thanks To

Kerry Barden

Casting

Chris Baugh

Consultant

Eben Baume

Sound Recordist

Mark Bennett

Casting

Ina Bernstein

Special Thanks To

Jamie Boyce

Art Assistant

Paul Brady

Assistant Camera Operator

Alexandra Bush

Production Manager

Alexis Cairns

Production Assistant

Peter Cairns

Production Assistant

Deborah Capogrosso

Thanks

Ruth Charny

Producer

Sylvia Charny

Special Thanks To

Kim Marie Cicione

Special Thanks To

Curtiss Clayton

Special Thanks To

Jamie Cohen

Production Coordinator

Jem Cohen

Special Thanks To

Caswell Cooke

Key Grip

Pat Daly

Special Thanks To

Mark Damian

Script Supervisor

Alice Elliott Dark

Book As Source Material

Annette Davey

Editor

Thos Davies

Visual Effects

Sean Davis

Production Assistant

Gretchen De Castellane

Assistant Camera Operator

Jay Deitz

Special Thanks To

Roni Deitz

Line Producer

Vette Dennison

Special Thanks To

Dennis Dilley

Special Thanks To

John Dilley

Production Assistant

Brook Dillon

Photography

Teresa Doan

Special Thanks To

Lira Docouto

Special Thanks To

Dody Dorn

Editing

Bertis Downs

Special Thanks To

Katherine Downs

Special Thanks To

Michael Echemendia

Special Thanks To

Raymond B Egan

Song

George Ehling

Special Thanks To

Jesse Epstein

Art Department

John Erbes

Key Grip

Marco Fargnoli

Assistant Camera Operator

Glenn Farr

Special Thanks To

Anthony Faust

Rerecording

Anthony Faust

Sound Editor

Karen S Fleischman

Special Thanks To

Joy Flynn

Special Thanks To

Melissa K Frankel

Production Designer

Russ Gershon

Song

Don Gilman

Art Department

Tom Gilroy

Special Thanks To

Mike Grant

Editor

D J Haanraadts

Special Thanks To

Pene Hailes-chambers

Costumer

Dean Halverson

Key Grip

Eric Harbert

Production Coordinator

Andrew Heckler

Special Thanks To

Frederick W Helm

Sound Recordist

James Herbert

Special Thanks To

James Herbert

Other

Irene Higganbotham

Song Performer

Bryan Hodge

Production Designer

Ted Hope

Special Thanks To

Billy Hopkins

Casting

Robert L Howe

Special Thanks To

Rodney Hunter

Production Coordinator

Julie Jacobs

Special Thanks To

Alan Jacobsen

Gaffer

Chris Jones

Special Thanks To

Melanie P. Jones

Apprentice

Mike Jones

Special Thanks To

Rick Jones

Swing Gang

Rick Jones

Grip

Sheila Jones

Special Thanks To

Dave Kaesemeyer

Special Thanks To

Persefone Karakosta

Hair

Aleks Karpov

Art Assistant

Paul Kempff

Special Thanks To

Dale King

Special Thanks To

Philip Lee

Thanks

Nadia Leonelli

Special Thanks To

Ruby Lerner

Special Thanks To

Rica Linders

Assistant Editor

Richard Linklater

Special Thanks To

S.a. Lippman

Music Supervisor

Linda M Lodico

Script Supervisor

Ange Lorenzo

Song

Sunshine Ludder

Assistant Camera Operator

James Lyons

Special Thanks To

Anne Macdonald

Special Thanks To

Morris Jumel Mansion

Special Thanks To

Richard Martens

Special Thanks To

Andree Martin

Camera

Minda Martin

Special Thanks To

Minda Martin

Apprentice

Alan Maxwell

Other

Skip Mccraw

Gaffer

Amy Mccusker

Wardrobe Supervisor

Patou Mcgovern

Art Assistant

Jim Mckay

Coproducer

Robert Mckenna

Assistant Camera Operator

Aaron Medick

Gaffer

Per Melita

Line Producer

Doran Meyers

Production Assistant

Linda L Miller

Line Producer

Myk Mishoe

Photography

Fernando Muga

Sound

Christopher Munch

Screenplay

Christopher Munch

Producer

Christopher Munch

Editor

Guido Munch

Other

Guido Munch

Special Thanks To

Derek Murphy

Key Grip

Derek Murphy

Gaffer

Caleb Nelson

Key Grip

Page Nelson

Production Assistant

Craig Ng

Foley Artist

Don Nikkinen

Special Thanks To

Robert Norden

Special Thanks To

Jon Oh

Sound Effects Editor

Jon Oh

Music Editor

Alex Parra

Art Assistant

Michael Peretzian

Thanks

Joey Peters

Music

Joyce Pierpoline

Thanks

Andre Previn

Song Performer

Diane Riley

Other

Sean Rogers

Boom Operator

Jun Rosen

Special Thanks To

William Rotko

Special Thanks To

Mark Rozett

Rerecording

Josh Rubin

Location Manager

Kenneth Rudolph

Animation Photography

Raul Fernanadez Rudolph

Special Thanks To

Mark Russ

Special Thanks To

Aaron Saddler

Sound Recordist

Michelle Satter

Special Thanks To

Odin Schaeffer

Assistant Camera Operator

Odin Schaeffer

Production Assistant

Helena Scheer

Art Assistant

Dominic Serres

Other

Dinah Shore

Song Performer

Roy Siegal

Special Thanks To

Nuria Sitja

Hair

Britta Sjogren

Special Thanks To

Jimmy Smith

Song Performer

Suzanne Smith

Casting

Fernando Sor

Song

Andrea Sperling

Producer

Susan St Cyr

Special Thanks To

Michael Stipe

Coproducer

Bill Stocker

Special Thanks To

Tim Streeto

Special Thanks To

John Strozier

Special Thanks To

Shelley Surpin

Other

Connie Swaim

Special Thanks To

Terry Swaim

Special Thanks To

Rob Sweeney

Director Of Photography

Rob Sweeney

Photography

Fraunces Tavern

Special Thanks To

Edward Ternes

Hairdresser

Alex Traube

Photography

Steve Treadway

Assistant Camera Operator

Maria Trifilio

Special Thanks To

Sean Uyehara

Other

Sean Uyehara

Special Thanks To

Christine Vachon

Special Thanks To

Derek Walker

Assistant Camera Operator

Ira Wallach

Other

Miriam Wallach

Other

Norman Wang

Special Thanks To

Joe Webber

Color Timer

Chris Weber

Negative Cutting

Gary Weber

Negative Cutting

Paul Westlake

Swing Gang

Paul Westlake

Grip

Richard A. Whiting

Song

Artemis Willis

Special Thanks To

Trina Wyatt

Thanks

Jamie Yerkes

Key Grip

Linda Young

Special Thanks To

Caveh Zahedi

Special Thanks To

Film Details

Also Known As
Sleepy Time Gal
MPAA Rating
R
Genre
Drama
Release Date
2001
Location
Lancaster, Pennsylvania, USA; San Francisco, California, USA; Daytona Beach, Florida, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 47m

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Released in United States Summer May 29, 2002

Released in United States on Video January 21, 2003

Released in United States January 2001

Released in United States April 2001

Released in United States August 2001

Released in United States November 2001

Shown at Los Angeles Film Festival (Dramatic Features) April 20-28, 2001.

Shown at Avignon/New York Film Festival (in competition) in New York City (French Institute) April 16-22, 2001.

Shown at Edinburgh International Film Festival (Eyes of the World) August 12-26, 2001.

Shown at London Film Festival (World Cinema) November 7-22, 2001.

Began shooting fall 1997.

Completed shooting October 1999.

Released in United States Summer May 29, 2002

Released in United States on Video January 21, 2003

Released in United States January 2001 (Shown at Sundance Film Festival (Dramatic Competition) in Park City, Utah January 18-28, 2001.)

Released in United States April 2001 (Shown at Los Angeles Film Festival (Dramatic Features) April 20-28, 2001.)

Released in United States August 2001 (Shown at Edinburgh International Film Festival (Eyes of the World) August 12-26, 2001.)

Released in United States November 2001 (Shown at London Film Festival (World Cinema) November 7-22, 2001.)

Released in United States April 2001 (Shown at Avignon/New York Film Festival (in competition) in New York City (French Institute) April 16-22, 2001.)