Stardust Memories has one of Woody Allen’s best jokes in it. At one point he’s visited by aliens who turn out to be fans of his character, who also happens to be a film director. “Especially your early, funny ones” they tell him. “But what’s the point of life?” he asks. “Tell funnier jokes” they tell him.
BBC Genome: BBC Two England, 23 November 1987 21.00
The start of an episode of Newsnight follows, but the recording finishes after a couple of minutes. BBC Two England, 23 November 1987 22.25