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Art is...The Permanent Revolution (2012)

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Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $4,291Details
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Synopsis

The anger and outrage captured by graphic artists have defined revolutions through the centuries. Printmakers have depicted the human condition in all its glories and struggles so powerfully that perceptions, attitudes and politics have been dramatically influenced. And the value and impact of this art is even more important today. In the new documentary, ART IS... THE PERMANENT REVOLUTION, three contemporary American artists and a master printer help explain the dynamic sequences of social reality and protest. Among the wide range of 60 artists on display are Rembrandt, Goya, Daumier, Kollwitz, Dix, Masereel, Grosz, Gropper, and Picasso. While their stirring graphics sweep by, the making of an etching, a woodcut and a lithograph unfolds before our eyes, as the contemporary artists join their illustrious predecessors in creating art of social engagement.

Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office 14,445 $4,291
All Time Worldwide Box Office 17,875 $4,291
All Time Domestic Highest Grossing Limited Release Movies 6,743 $4,291

See the Box Office tab (Domestic) and International tab (International and Worldwide) for more Cumulative Box Office Records.


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: March 2nd, 2012 (Limited) by First Run Features, released as Art is....The Permanent Revolution
Video Release: August 14th, 2012 by First Run Home, released as Art is The Permanent Revolution
MPAA Rating: Not Rated
Running Time: 82 minutes
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Keywords: Artists, Agitprop, Political
Source:Based on Real Life Events
Genre:Documentary
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Factual
Production Companies: Streetwise Films
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest Domestic 11th Weekend 4,642 $202 May 11, 2012 73
Biggest 11th Weekend Limited Release 2,258 $202 May 11, 2012 73
Theater Average 11th Weekend Limited Release 2,205 $202 May 11, 2012 73
Biggest Domestic 5th Weekend 7,755 $98 Mar 30, 2012 31
Biggest 5th Weekend Limited Release 3,676 $98 Mar 30, 2012 31
Theater Average 5th Weekend Limited Release 3,660 $98 Mar 30, 2012 31
Biggest Domestic Opening Weekend 11,317 $2,718 Mar 2, 2012 3
Biggest Opening Weekend Limited Release 6,314 $2,718 Mar 2, 2012 3
Theater Average Opening Weekend Limited Release 4,677 $2,718 Mar 2, 2012 3
Theater Average Limited Release 13,908 $2,718 Mar 2, 2012 3
Top 2012 Theater Average Limited Release 488 $2,718 Mar 2, 2012 3
Never Wide Domestic 8,203 $4,291 Mar 2, 2012 0
Never No. 1 Domestic 11,497 $4,291 Mar 2, 2012 0
Widest Expansion Limited Release 5,990 0 Mar 2, 2012 0

Cast

Sigmund Abeles    Himself
Ann Chermow    Herself
Paul Marcus    Himself
James Reed    Himself
Deborah Tavella    Narrator

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Editor    Manfred Kirchheimer
Sound Designer    Manfred Kirchheimer
Producer    Manfred Kirchheimer
Cinematographer    Zachary Alspough
Cinematographer    Peter Renaldi
Cinematographer    Taiki Sugioka
Sound Mixer    Dominick Tavella

Per Theater Chart is Feeling Green

March 7th, 2012

Dr. Seuss' The Lorax was surprisingly strong during its opening and that helped it win the race on top of the per theater chart with an average of $18,830. The only other two films in the $10,000 club, Being Flynn and Boy, were neck-and-neck at $10,998 and $10,622 respectively. More...

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2012/03/02 87 $2,718   1 $2,718   $2,718 3
2012/03/30 109 $98   1 $98   $3,982 31
2012/05/11 115 $202   1 $202   $4,252 73

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2012/03/02 86 $3,884   1 $3,884   $3,884 7
2012/03/30 98 $166   1 $166   $2,884 35
2012/05/11 108 $241   1 $241   $4,291 77

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