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Eva Hesse (2016)

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Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $157,481Details
International Box Office $2,969Details
Worldwide Box Office $160,450
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  7. Cast & Crew
  8. Trailer

Synopsis

As the wild ride of the 1960’s came to a close, Eva Hesse, a 34 year-old German-born American artist was cresting the wave of a swiftly rising career. One of the few women recognized as central to the New York art scene, she had over 20 group shows scheduled for 1970 in addition to being chosen for a cover article in ArtForum Magazine. Her work was finally receiving both the critical and commercial attention it deserved. When she died in May, 1970 from a brain tumor, the life of one of that decades’ most passionate and brilliant artists was tragically cut short.

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics FreshAudience Upright
Critics
81% - Fresh
Audience
83% - Upright

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: April 27th, 2016 (Limited) by Zeitgeist
International Releases: August 26th, 2016 (Wide) (Australia)
MPAA Rating: Not Rated
Running Time: 108 minutes
Comparisons: vs. Germans and Jews
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Keywords: Biography, Artists, New York
Source:Based on Real Life Events
Genre:Documentary
Production Method:Animation/Live Action
Creative Type:Factual
Production Companies: BOKS, Televisor Troika, Avro Television, SVT, Westdeutscher Rundfunk, Arte
Production Countries: Germany,
United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 5,795 $2,680 Jun 10, 2016 47
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 5,974 $4,794 Jun 3, 2016 40
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 6,421 $5,811 May 27, 2016 33
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 7,301 $3,800 May 20, 2016 26
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 7,470 $8,549 May 13, 2016 19
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 7,794 $13,816 May 6, 2016 12
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 8,854 $12,780 Apr 29, 2016 5

Cast

Selma Blair    Eva Hesse (Voice)
Bob Balaban    Wilhelm Hesse (Voice)
Patrick Kennedy    Sol Lewitt (Voice)
Dan Graham    Himself
Richard Serra    Himself
Nancy Holt    Herself
Carl Andre    Himself
Robert Mangold    Himself
Sylvia Plimack Mangold    Herself
Lucy Lippard    Herself

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Producer    Marcie Begleiter
Producer    Karen S. Shapiro
Producer    Michael P. Aust
Executive Producer    Lawrence B. Benenson
Co Producer-Consulting Producer    Louise Rosen
Editor    Azin Samari
Director of Photography    Nancy Schreiber
Composer    Andreas Schafer
Composer    Raffael Seyfried

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May 10th, 2016

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May 3rd, 2016

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Compare this performance with other movies…

Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2016/04/29 62 $12,780   1 $12,780   $17,912 5
2016/05/06 54 $13,816 +8% 1 $13,816   $42,962 12
2016/05/13 63 $8,549 -38% 7 $1,221   $69,035 19
2016/05/20 76 $3,800 -56% 6 $633   $80,234 26
2016/05/27 54 $5,811 +53% 4 $1,453   $92,016 33
2016/06/03 62 $4,794 -18% 4 $1,199   $106,438 40
2016/06/10 73 $2,680 -44% 4 $670   $114,105 47

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2016/04/29 57 $24,014   1 $24,014   $29,146 9
2016/05/06 52 $31,340 +31% 1 $31,340   $60,486 16
2016/05/13 63 $15,948 -49% 5 $3,190   $76,434 23
2016/05/20 69 $9,771 -39% 7 $1,396   $86,205 30
2016/05/27 55 $15,439 +58% 5 $3,088   $101,644 37
2016/06/03 64 $9,781 -37% 4 $2,445   $111,425 44
2016/06/10 70 $7,813 -20% 4 $1,953   $119,238 51
2016/06/17 84 $2,771 -65% 2 $1,386   $122,009 58
2016/11/11 116 $952   2 $476   $157,481 205

Box Office Summary Per Territory

Territory Release
Date
Opening
Weekend
Opening
Weekend
Theaters
Maximum
Theaters
Theatrical
Engagements
Total
Box Office
Report
Date
Australia 8/26/2016 $1,435 4 4 4 $2,966 8/29/2016
 
Rest of World $3
 
International Total$2,969 8/29/2016

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