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In Search of Blind Joe Death: The Saga of John Fahey (2013)

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Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $6,132Details
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Synopsis

Known as the father of American Primitive Guitar, many consider John Fahey to be a foundational figure in American folk music. As both musician and musicologist, Fahey made a fundamental contribution to our understanding and appreciation of such music genres as Delta blues, Appalachian bluegrass and New Orleans jazz. This documentary combines interviews, performances and archival footage with animation in a kinetic, musically charged tribute to a tremendously influential composer, guitarist, author and provocateur.

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Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 14101-14200) 14,148 $6,132
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 17601-17700) 17,620 $6,132
All Time Domestic Highest Grossing Limited Release Movies (Rank 6501-6600) 6,573 $6,132

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Movie Details

Domestic Releases: August 16th, 2013 (Limited) by First Run Features (Double Feature with 'Approximately Nels Cline')
MPAA Rating: Not Rated
Running Time: 57 minutes
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Keywords: Biography, Musicians, Music Industry, Rhythm and Blues, Jazz
Source:Based on Real Life Events
Genre:Documentary
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Factual
Production Companies: First Run Features
Production Countries: Canada

Cast

John Fahey    Himself
Pete Townshend    Himself
Chris Funk    Himself
Rob Bowman    Himself
Joey Burns    Himself
Dr. Demento    Himself
Barry Hansen    Himself
Nels Cline    Himself

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Screenwriter    James Cullingham
Producer    James Cullingham
Producer    Monica Szenteszky
Producer    Tina Witham
Executive Producer    James Cullingham
Executive Producer    JoAnn McCaig
Executive Producer    Doug Whyte
Editor    Caroline Christie
Director of Photography    Igal Hecht

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2013/08/16 99 $1,119   1 $1,119   $1,119 3
2013/09/06 117 $570   2 $285   $2,229 24
2013/10/25 83 $1,457   2 $729   $4,422 73
2013/11/01 74 $417 -71% 1 $417   $4,871 80

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2013/08/16 88 $1,659   1 $1,659   $1,659 7
2013/09/06 108 $642   2 $321   $2,301 28
2013/09/13 - $309 -52% 1 $309   $2,965 35
2013/10/25 72 $1,489   2 $745   $4,454 77
2013/11/01 68 $1,143 -23% 1 $1,143   $5,597 84
2013/11/08 79 $535 -53% 1 $535   $6,132 91

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