Joan Didion is well-known for her novels of social exploration and cultural chaos.
Little is known about Joan's private life, until now - a documentary We Tell Ourselves Stories In Order to Live invites us into the world of Joan, through her own writing and words.
The documentary, made possible through a Kickstarter campaign, includes interviews with fellow artists, writers and actors such as Patti Smith, Anne Leibovitz, Liam Neeson and Anna Wintour.
'After hours of watching her read and reflect it became clear that we could not stop there–we had to do something much larger and deeper. Storytelling was a way of enduring the potent rawness Joan experienced through life, and through loss. Now we must be the ones to preserve this. To preserve her legacy...'
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