Starting Again


2h 1994

Brief Synopsis

A television movie based on the relationship of Joan Rivers and her daughter, Melissa, who both play themselves. The story begins in 1987, following the suicide of Joan's husband and Melissa's father, Edgar Rosenberg.

Film Details

Also Known As
Life After Death, Tears and Laughter: The Joan and Melissa Rivers Story
Release Date
1994
Location
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

Technical Specs

Duration
2h

Synopsis

A television movie based on the relationship of Joan Rivers and her daughter, Melissa, who both play themselves. The story begins in 1987, following the suicide of Joan's husband and Melissa's father, Edgar Rosenberg.

Crew

Sandra Adomaitis

Associate Producer

Michelle Allen

Casting

Chris August

Production Designer

Sherry Bie

Assistant

Fred Boyd

Gaffer

John S Boyd

Sound Re-Recording Mixer

Dillard Brinson

Key Grip

Brooke Brooks

Assistant

Kevin Burns

Sound Re-Recording Mixer

Janet Burrows

Post-Production Coordinator

Robert Chiu

Hair

Rich Cowan

Assistant Director

Rosalina Da Silva

Makeup

David Dangle

Costume Designer

John Davis

Executive Producer

Bob Dennett

Transportation Coordinator

Don Dykens

Driver

David Geddes

Other

David Geddes

Director Of Photography

Gretchen Goode

Production Coordinator

Natalie Hart

Casting

Duane Hartzell

Editor

Peter Hinton

Set Decorator

Mark Holden

Sound Mixer

Nigel Hollick

Post-Production Supervisor

George Horie

Unit Production Manager

George Horie

Producer

Elizabeth James

Assistant

Ken S Johnson

Music Editor

Merrill Karpf

Executive Producer

Thierry J Kouturier

Sound Editor

Sarah Kreuzkamp

Associate Producer

Jason La Padura

Casting

Sherry Linder-gygli

Hair Stylist

Wayne Massarelli

Makeup

Karen Matthews

Costume Designer

Wendy O'neill

Production Accountant

Rosemarie Ordile

Animal Trainer

Ian Overend

Location Manager

Gary Paller

Special Effects Coordinator

Thomas Pankiewich

Costume Supervisor

Randal Platt

Camera Operator

Susan Rice

Screenplay

Joan Rivers

Other

Melissa Rivers

Other

Stephanie Rossel

Script Supervisor

Tom Rowe

Producer

Richard T Scott

Location Manager

Karen P Sharp

Assistant Editor

Jerald Shoenroth

Assistant Director

Doug Turner

Sound Re-Recording Mixer

David Valentine

Property Master

Jennifer Warsen

Assistant

Harold Wheeler

Music

Mark Wiener

Animal Trainer

Stephen J Wright

Construction Coordinator

Film Details

Also Known As
Life After Death, Tears and Laughter: The Joan and Melissa Rivers Story
Release Date
1994
Location
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

Technical Specs

Duration
2h

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Aired in United States May 15, 1994

Previous title: "Life After Death."

Began shooting February 28, 1994.

Completed shooting March 24, 1994.