Let My People Go!

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Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $18,529Details
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A sweet and hilarious fusion of gay romantic comedy, Jewish family drama and French bedroom farce, Mikael Buch's Let My People Go! follows the travails and daydreams of the lovelorn Reuben, a French - Jewish gay mailman living in fairytale Finland (where he got his MA in “Comparative Sauna Cultures”) with his gorgeous Nordic boyfriend. But just before Passover, a series of mishaps and a lovers’ quarrel exile the heartbroken Reuben back to Paris and his zany family - including Almodovar goddess Carmen Maura (Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown, Volver) as his ditzy mom, and Truffaut regular Jean - François Stévenin as his lothario father.


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32% - Spilled

Movie Details

Domestic Releases: January 11th, 2013 (Limited) by Zeitgeist
MPAA Rating: Not Rated
Running Time: 88 minutes
Keywords: Jewish, LGBT, Relationships Gone Wrong, Dysfunctional Family, Boomerang Kids
Source:Original Screenplay
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: Zeitgeist Films


Jean-Francois Stevenin    Nathan
Amira Casar    Irene
Clement Sibony    Samuel
Jarkko Niemi    Teemu
Jean-Luc Bideau    Maurice Goldberg
Kari Vaananen    Monsieur Tilikainen
Outi Maenpaa    Helka

Production and Technical Credits

Screenwriter    Mikael Buch
Screenwriter    Christophe Honore
Director of Photography    Celine Bozon
Production Designer    Gwendal Bescond
Sound Designer    Mathieu Villien
Sound Designer    Benoit Hillebrant
Sound Designer    Stephane Thiebaut
Casting Director    Richard Rousseau
Costume Designer    Anais Romand
Production Manager    Olivier Guerbois
Story Creator    Mathilde Profit
Editor    Simon Jacquet
Composer    Eric Neveux
Associate Producer    David Thion
Producer    Philippe Martin
Producer    Geraldine Michelot

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2013/01/11 76 $2,236   1 $2,236   $2,236 3
2013/01/18 59 $3,594 +61% 3 $1,198   $7,083 10
2013/02/08 74 $1,787   2 $894   $11,061 31
2013/03/01 78 $4,700   3 $1,567   $16,861 52

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