Can we take a joke?

Format: DVD 2016
Availability: Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy
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CLP - Main Library Second Floor Film & Audio - Nonfiction Video (DVD) PN1969.C65 C3455 2016x
Location  CLP - Main Library
 
Collection  Second Floor Film & Audio - Nonfiction Video
 
Call Number  (DVD) PN1969.C65 C3455 2016x
 
 
Summary
Explores how the rise of political correctness is stifling free speech, particularly when it comes to satire and stand-up comedy.
Additional Information
Subjects Stand-up comedy -- United States.
Wit and humor -- Social aspects -- United States.
Wit and humor -- Philosophy.
Popular culture -- United States.
Political correctness -- United States.
Communication and culture -- United States.
Documentary films.
Nonfiction films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Publisher [New York, New York] :Samuel Goldwyn Films,2016
Edition Widescreen.
Other Titles Can America take a joke?
When outrage and comedy collide
Contributors Balaker, Courtney, film producer.
Balaker, Theodore, film producer, film director, screenwriter, editor of moving image work.
Weissmueller, Zach, screenwriter, editor of moving image work.
Pazsitzky, Christina, narrator.
Lampanelli, Lisa, interviewee.
McDonald, Heather, 1970- interviewee.
Norton, Jim, 1968- interviewee.
Gottfried, Gilbert, 1955-2022 interviewee.
Carolla, Adam, interviewee.
Jillette, Penn, interviewee.
Foster, Karith, interviewee.
DKT Liberty Project, presenter.
Korchula Productions, production company.
Reason TV (Firm), production company.
Samuel Goldwyn Films (Firm), publisher.
Participants/Performers Narrator, Christina Pazsitzky ; interviewees, Lisa Lampanelli, Heather McDonald, Jim Norton, Gilbert Gottfried, Adam Corolla, Penn Jillette, Karith Foster.
Other Contributors Editors, Ted Balaker, Zach Weissmueller ; original score, Ryan Rapsys, Scott McRae ; camera, Benjamin Gaskell [and ten others].
Language English
Closed-captioned.
Notes Originally released as a documentary film in 2015.
Special feature: Theatrical trailer.
System Details DVD; widescreen (1.78:1) presentation; digital 5.1 surround and 2.0 stereo.
Description 1 videodisc (75 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
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