The Resource Joan Rivers : a piece of work, a Break Thru Films production ; writer, Ricki Stern ; producers, Ricki Stern, Annie Sundberg, Seth Keal ; directed by Ricki Stern, (videorecording)

Joan Rivers : a piece of work, a Break Thru Films production ; writer, Ricki Stern ; producers, Ricki Stern, Annie Sundberg, Seth Keal ; directed by Ricki Stern, (videorecording)

Label
Joan Rivers : a piece of work
Title
Joan Rivers
Title remainder
a piece of work
Statement of responsibility
a Break Thru Films production ; writer, Ricki Stern ; producers, Ricki Stern, Annie Sundberg, Seth Keal ; directed by Ricki Stern
Title variation
Piece of work
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
The cameras follow trailblazing comic, Joan Rivers, for a year and cover her entire career from her break on the Carson show, to her heartbreak over the suicide of her husband, and her role on Celebrity Apprentice. Rivers reveals her relentless desire to keep working with humor and empathy
Awards note
2010 Sundance Documentary Film Editing Award winner
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Charles Miller ; editor, Penelope Falk ; music, Paul Brill
Dewey number
792.7028092
Intended audience
E
Language note
  • Soundtrack in English with subtitles in Spanish
  • English subtitles for the deaf and hard-of-hearing
PerformerNote
Joan Rivers, Melissa Rivers, Don Rickles, Phyllis Diller, Kathy Griffin
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1969-
  • 1960-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Stern, Ricki
  • Sundberg, Annie
  • Keal, Seth
  • Rivers, Joan
  • Rivers, Melissa
  • Rickles, Don
  • Diller, Phyllis
  • Griffin, Kathy
  • IFC Films
  • Break Thru Films
  • Entertainment One (Firm : Canada)
Runtime
85
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Rivers, Joan
  • Women comedians
  • Comedians
  • Biographical films
  • Documentary films
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Joan Rivers : a piece of work, a Break Thru Films production ; writer, Ricki Stern ; producers, Ricki Stern, Annie Sundberg, Seth Keal ; directed by Ricki Stern, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Special features: trailer; deleted scenes; commentary; TV spots; Sundance Q&A
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 85 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
774212104657
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • lbu00099769
  • 668506
System details
DVD; NTSC; anamorphic widescreen (1.78:1) presentation ; Dolby digital 5.1; region 1
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Joan Rivers : a piece of work, a Break Thru Films production ; writer, Ricki Stern ; producers, Ricki Stern, Annie Sundberg, Seth Keal ; directed by Ricki Stern, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
Special features: trailer; deleted scenes; commentary; TV spots; Sundance Q&A
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 85 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
774212104657
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • lbu00099769
  • 668506
System details
DVD; NTSC; anamorphic widescreen (1.78:1) presentation ; Dolby digital 5.1; region 1
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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