Docularious!: JOAN RIVERS: A PIECE OF WORK

A standout Sundance award-winner and audience favorite at festivals across the country, “Joan Rivers: A Piece of Work” takes us on a hilarious and candid year-long ride with the legendary Joan Rivers. Peeling away the mask of an iconic comedian and exposing both the struggle and thrill of a fifty year career in stand-up, television, and everything in between “Joan Rivers: A Piece of Work” reveals the epic career of this incisive, irreverent, and ultimately tireless performer. Don’t miss the most hilarious film of the summer.

Filmwax’s series DOCULARIOUS! continues at The Maysles Cinema with the 2010 documentary “Joan Rivers: A Piece of Work” directed by Ricki Stern & Annie Sundberg. Ms. Stern & others from the film will be present. A joke/shtick contest will follow the Q&A with a DVD giveaway.