I Am Comic Poster

Release Date: September 15th, 2010

DVD Release Date: October 12th, 2010

R|1 hr 27 min

Plot Summary
Retired stand-up comedian Ritch Shydner has been out of the business for more than a decade, but a comeback is on the horizon. Filmmaker Jordan Brady presents a telling character study of Shydner as he prepares, practices new material and confronts his fears of being out of touch with his audience. Behind-the-scenes footage and interviews with famous comedians like Tim Allen, Jim Gaffigan, Sarah Silverman and more offer insight into what works and what doesn't.

Cast: Ritch Shydner

Director: Jordan Brady

Genres: Documentary

Distributors: Monterey Media

Keywords: Witty, 2000s, Amusing, Underdog, Playful, Rousing, Quest, Rise