Samuel Goldwyn Films Acquires Docu, Asks ‘Can We Take a Joke?’

April 1, 2016

By Greg Evans at Deadline

Samuel Goldwyn Films has acquired North American rights to Ted Balaker’s “outrage culture” documentary Can We Take a Joke?, with a limited theatrical release set for late summer and a wider digital release to follow. The film examines the outrage — faux and otherwise — that erupts on social media time and again, with a particular focus on how “outrage culture” impacts comedy...