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Catching the Sun (2016)

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Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $38,613Details
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In a city where oil spills, ecological red-alerts, and poverty are commonplace, Catching the Sun asks the hard questions of how a clean and renewable energy economy may actually be built, through the stories of unemployed American workers seeking to retool at a solar power jobs training program in Richmond, California.


Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 12,301-12,400) 12,344 $38,613
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 16,201-16,300) 16,245 $38,613

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Movie Details

Domestic Releases: April 1st, 2016 (Limited) by The Film Collaborative
MPAA Rating: Not Rated
Running Time: 75 minutes
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Keywords: Entrepreneur, China, Environment
Source:Based on Real Life Events
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Factual
Production Companies: 7th Empire Media
Production Countries: China,
United States


Van Jones    Himself
Wally Jiang    Himself
Eddie Wiltz Jr    Himself
Paul Muldrow    Himself
Debbie Dooley    Herself
Gayle McLaughlin    Herself
Danny Kennedy    Himself
Peggy Liu    Herself
Jigar Shah    Himself
David Crane    Himself

Production and Technical Credits

Producer    Shalini Kantayya
Executive Producer    Adrian Grenier
Executive Producer    Peter Glatzer
Executive Producer    Megan Gelstein
Producer    Aarti Tandon
Producer    Cedric Troadec
Co-Producer    Sabine Hoffman
Story Editor    Christopher Seward
Director of Photography    Steve Acevedo

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records

Weekend Box Office Performance

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
2016/04/01 83 $6,217   2 $3,109   $6,217 1
2016/04/08 68 $11,620 +87% 7 $1,660   $17,837 2
2016/04/15 68 $15,312 +32% 14 $1,094   $33,149 3
2016/04/22 92 $2,469 -84% 2 $1,235   $35,618 4
2016/05/06 95 $2,995   3 $998   $38,613 6

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