Carrie Fisher’s Wishful Drinking began as an autobiographical book, went to the stage as a hit Broadway play and is now becoming an HBO documentary. Produced by HBO and World of Wonder Productions, the doc will be feature Fisher’s one-woman stage show, archival footage and interviews with her friends and family. Wishful Drinking looks at the actress, screenwriter and author’s life in a revealing and witty way. The HBO Documentary Films presentation will be produced and directed by WoW’s Randy Barbato and Fenton Bailey.
- IDFA ’17