"I Am", a prismatic and probing exploration of our world, what's wrong with it, and what we can do to make it better, represents Tom Shadyac's first foray into non-fiction following a career as one of Hollywood's leading comedy practitioners, with such successful titles as "Ace Ventura," "Liar Liar," and "Bruce Almighty" to his credit. "I Am" recounts what happened to the filmmaker after a cycling accident left him incapacitated, possibly for good. Though he ultimately recovered, he emerged a changed man. Disillusioned with life on the A-list, he sold his house, moved to a mobile home community, and decided to start life anew.
Cast: Noam Chomsky, Desmond Tutu, Tom Shadyac, Coleman Barks, Marc Ian Barasch
Produced by: Dagan Handy
Directed by: Tom Shadyac
Written by: Tom Shadyac
Opens: Feb 18, 2011 Portland