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Why We Laugh: Funny Women

An uncensored look into the lives of the female stand-up comedian. Featuring interviews and live performance footage from some of today's most prominent female voices in stand-up comedy and entertainment, this revealing documentary sheds light on the legacy of the female comedian and the dedication, courage and passion that is required to be successful in the male dominated stand-up comedy business. Narrated and executive produced by Joan Rivers.

Written by: Bambi Haggins

Directed by: Bernard Gourley

Duration: 87 mins

Genre: Comedy, Documentary, Drama

Advisories: Graphic Language, Adult Content

Rating: TVMA

Audio Format: Dolby Digital 5.1, English/Spanish, Stereo

Video Format: HDTV, Closed Captioning

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