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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 12,401-12,500) 12,500 $38,613
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 17,101-17,200) 17,185 $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

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Production and Technical Credits

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

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 67 $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 96 $2,995   3 $998   $38,613 6

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