Joan Rivers : a piece of work : a year in the life of a semi legend
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New York : [Orland Park, Ill.] : IFC Films ; MPI Media Group [distributor], c2010.
ISBN
9780788613418, 0788613413
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Format
DVD
Physical Desc
1 videodisc (85 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Language
English
UPC
030306956091

Notes

General Note
Originally produced as a motion picture in 2010.
General Note
Special features: Trailer; deleted scenes; commentary; TV spots; Sundance Q&A.
Creation/Production Credits
Director of photography, Charles Miller ; editor, Penelope Falk ; music, Paul Brill.
Participants/Performers
Joan Rivers, Melissa Rivers, Don Rickles, Phyllis Diller, Kathy Griffin.
Description
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. Wickedly funny and surprisingly moving, Rivers is once again returned to the spotlight she so richly deserves and cements her reputation as one of stand-up's towering figures.
System Details
DVD, NTSC, region 1; anamorphic widescreen (1.78:1) presentation; Dolby digital 5.1.
Language
Dialogue in English with optional English SDH or Spanish subtitles.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Stern, R., Sundberg, A., Keal, S., Rivers, J., Rivers, M., Rickles, D., Diller, P., & Griffin, K. (2010). Joan Rivers: a piece of work : a year in the life of a semi legend. New York : [Orland Park, Ill.]: IFC Films ; MPI Media Group [distributor].

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Ricki. Stern et al.. 2010. Joan Rivers: A Piece of Work : A Year in the Life of a Semi Legend. New York : [Orland Park, Ill.]: IFC Films ; MPI Media Group [distributor].

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Ricki. Stern et al., Joan Rivers: A Piece of Work : A Year in the Life of a Semi Legend. New York : [Orland Park, Ill.]: IFC Films ; MPI Media Group [distributor], 2010.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Stern, Ricki., et al. Joan Rivers: A Piece of Work : A Year in the Life of a Semi Legend. New York : [Orland Park, Ill.]: IFC Films ; MPI Media Group [distributor], 2010. DVD.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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