Albert Nerenberg


Albert Nerenberg is an acclaimed director, hypnotist and one of the world’s top experts on laughing. Nerenberg directed the documentary “Laughology” and developed his own laughter exercise technique called Laughercize. Moreover, he was named “Laughter Ambassador” by Madan Kataria, founder of the Laughter Yoga movement.

Nerenberg’s TEDX presentation “Is Hypnosis Fake?” is one of the most watched demonstrations of hypnosis to date. Nerenberg also directed “You Are What You Act”, which features a dramatic scene filmed at ideacity 2017. The documentary was awarded the Jury Prize at the 2018 Illuminate Film Festival.  He’s also behind the camera on the documentary about climate change titled “Who Farted?”


Albert Nerenberg - Altered States

Laughologist and hypnotist Albert Nerenberg discusses how you can find altered states without drugs,...

Albert Nerenberg - Laughercize

Are 90% of our problems caused by over thinking? In this engaging and funny talk by Albert Nerenberg...

Albert Nerenberg - You Are What You Act

Albert Nerenberg is an acclaimed director, hypnotist, and one of the world’s top experts on laughter....

Albert Nerenberg - Laughology

Albert Nerenberg is an award-winning filmmaker, journalist and Laughologist for CBC radio. In this...

Albert Nerenberg & Deborah Devine - Stretch Break