The Resource Misery loves comedy, Tribeca Film presents a Newaley Pictures, Barry Katz Entertainment, & Heretic Films production ; produced by Becky Newhall, Barry Katz, & Burton Ritchie ; written by Kevin Pollak & John Vorhaus ; directed by Kevin Pollak

Misery loves comedy, Tribeca Film presents a Newaley Pictures, Barry Katz Entertainment, & Heretic Films production ; produced by Becky Newhall, Barry Katz, & Burton Ritchie ; written by Kevin Pollak & John Vorhaus ; directed by Kevin Pollak

Label
Misery loves comedy
Title
Misery loves comedy
Statement of responsibility
Tribeca Film presents a Newaley Pictures, Barry Katz Entertainment, & Heretic Films production ; produced by Becky Newhall, Barry Katz, & Burton Ritchie ; written by Kevin Pollak & John Vorhaus ; directed by Kevin Pollak
Contributor
Film director
Film distributor
Film producer
Interviewee
Presenter
Production company
Publisher
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Director Kevin Pollak interviews over 60 of the most successful comics working today to learn about the rare personality of a comedian and their motivations to (willingly) get into one of the most deprecating professions
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Adam McDaid ; music, Ben Folds
Dewey number
792.702/80922
Language note
Closed-captioned
LC call number
  • PN2285
  • PN1583
LC item number
  • .M57 2015
  • .M57 2015
PerformerNote
Interviewees, Jimmy Fallon, Amy Schumer, Judd Apatow, Penn Jillette, Jim Gaffigan, Tom Hanks, Larry David, Lewis Black, Maria Bamford, Lisa Kudrow, Christopher Guest, Jon Favreau, Kevin Smith, Steve Coogan, Marc Maron, Martin Short
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  • 1959-
  • 1958-
  • 1967-
  • 1948-
  • 1970-
  • 1970-
  • 1950-
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  • Newhall, Becky
  • Katz, Barry
  • Ritchie, Burton
  • Pollak, Kevin
  • Vorhaus, John
  • Fallon, Jimmy
  • Schumer, Amy
  • Apatow, Judd
  • Jillette, Penn
  • Gaffigan, Jim
  • Hanks, Tom
  • David, Larry
  • Black, Lewis
  • Bamford, Maria
  • Kudrow, Lisa
  • Guest, Christopher
  • Favreau, Jon
  • Smith, Kevin
  • Coogan, Steve
  • Maron, Marc
  • Short, Martin
  • Tribeca Productions
  • Newaley Pictures (Firm)
  • Barry Katz Entertainment (Firm)
  • Heretic Films (Firm)
  • Cinedigm (Firm)
Runtime
94
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  • Comedians
  • Comedians
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Misery loves comedy, Tribeca Film presents a Newaley Pictures, Barry Katz Entertainment, & Heretic Films production ; produced by Becky Newhall, Barry Katz, & Burton Ritchie ; written by Kevin Pollak & John Vorhaus ; directed by Kevin Pollak
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a documentary film in 2014
  • Widescreen
  • Special features: Extended interviews : Freddie Prinze Jr., Kelly Carlin, Jimmy Fallon, Kevin Smith
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn914508169
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
1 videodisc (94 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883476148908
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • TF4890
  • 557136
  • 2047627
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)914508169
System details
DVD; NTSC; widescreen (16:9) presentation; Dolby digtal 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Misery loves comedy, Tribeca Film presents a Newaley Pictures, Barry Katz Entertainment, & Heretic Films production ; produced by Becky Newhall, Barry Katz, & Burton Ritchie ; written by Kevin Pollak & John Vorhaus ; directed by Kevin Pollak
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a documentary film in 2014
  • Widescreen
  • Special features: Extended interviews : Freddie Prinze Jr., Kelly Carlin, Jimmy Fallon, Kevin Smith
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn914508169
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
1 videodisc (94 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883476148908
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • TF4890
  • 557136
  • 2047627
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)914508169
System details
DVD; NTSC; widescreen (16:9) presentation; Dolby digtal 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD

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