Joan Rivers: A Piece of Work

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Release Date: June 11, 2010 (limited)

On DVD/VOD: January 11, 2011

R | 1h 24m | Documentary

Joan Rivers: A PIECE OF WORK takes the audience on a year-long ride with Joan Rivers in her 76th year of life; it peels away the mask of an iconic comedian, laying bare both the struggle and thrill of living life as a groundbreaking female performer. Filmmakers Ricki Stern and Annie Sundberg (THE DEVIL CAME ON HORSEBACK, THE TRIALS OF DARRYL HUNT) expose the private dramas of this irreverent, legendary comedian as she fights to keep her career thriving in a business driven by youth and beauty.

Director: Annie Sundberg, Ricki Stern
Studio: IFC Films
Producer(s): Annie Sundberg, Ricki Stern, Seth Keal
Cast: Joan Rivers, Melissa Rivers, Don Rickles, Kathy Griffin
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