Frequently asked questions
At age 47, she reinvented herself, went back to college, and became a junior high school teacher. Several years ago she impulsively stepped back on the stage at a small comedy club. When she began to tell her story, the truth rang out with a rich comic urgency that has taken her all the way to national network television.
The film tracks the return of Julia’s children who have both found their way into the comedy realm, and weaves Julia’s vibrant story through interviews, extensive archival footage of Rick Scotti’s performances, home movies, stills, and observational footage as Julia grows her new relationships with her children and her audience, building on the film’s central theme of acceptance and healing, and the unique way this family uses comedy to face their truth.