Barry Crimmins

Barry Crimmins

Barry Crimmins, a pioneer of the Boston comedy scene, photographed in Corning, NY, Wednesday, January 21, 2015. Crimmins will be the subject of a documentary film, "Call Me Lucky", which was directed by his friend, Bobcat Goldthwait, in which he relives the childhood trauma of sexual abuse and crusades against it. The film will be shown at the Sundance Film Festival later this month.
(Heather Ainsworth for The Boston Globe)